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Journal of Information Sy


sSubmission Open for Inaugural Issue of December 2017

Submissions are Open

The Journal of Information Systems Research (JISR) is inviting scholars to contribute with their research papers in its upcoming inaugural issue1, September, 2017 edition. 
The Journal of Information Systems Research (JISR) is a double-blind refereed journal dealing with information systems theories and applications as well as issues of interest and relevance to corporate and academic sector locally and internationally.


Salient Features of JISR

Full open access: everyone can read your article when it is published
Publishing decision within 16 weeks of submission
Double-blind peer review from three experts
Frequent updates on your paper’s status

Review Process - JISR Editorial Committee will ensure the quick as well as timely decision on each of the manuscript and inform the corresponding author within 4-5 weeks of submission. Accepted manuscripts will be published in the First Volume. Submitted article will be sent to the review process and comments along-with the Decision on Paper will be sent to authors. In case of any modification or change suggested by reviewers, author will be requested to send the correct version for publication.

Frequency of Publications – Accepted manuscripts will be printed and distributed by UMT Press in collaboration with OCM department.

ELECTRONIC VERSIONS will be available on website.
PRINT VERSIONS will be sent on request

Language - Research work or all articles should be submitted in English language only.

Paper Submission - Manuscripts may be submitted online. Submitted Manuscripts shall be allotted a reference ID for future correspondence. The submitted manuscript author would be responsible for ensuring that submitted article has been approved by the other co-authors.

First Volume Release - First Volume is scheduled to be published on December, 2017


The Journal encompasses a wide range of areas that define the scope of the journal:


  • Big data cloud, mining and management
  • Big data storage, processing, exploration, sharing and visualisation
  • Business analytics and business intelligence
  • machine learning, deep learning
  • Informatics and information systems and technology
  • Machine learning, web-based decision making
  • Optimisation, performance measurement
  • Security and privacy
  • System analysis and theory
  • Volume, velocity and variety of big data on cloud

Contact person

Khawar Sultana: Senior Research Associate / Associate Editor JISR
Khadija Naz: editorial assistant JISR
Email: submissions.jisr
Information Systems Research Department/ School of Business and Economics
University of Management and Technology
CII-Johar Town, Lahore