Journal of Management Information Systems

Volume 18 Number 1 2001 pp. 5-21

General Perspectives on Knowledge Management: Fostering a Research Agenda

Grover, Varun and Davenport, Thomas H

ABSTRACT: We trace in pragmatic terms some of what we know about knowledge, information technology, knowledge management practice and research, and provide two complementary frameworks that highlight potential opportunities for building a research agenda in this area. The papers in this special issue are then discussed.

Key words and phrases: information technology, knowledge, knowledge management, knowledge market, knowledge process