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Dr. Hsing K. Cheng

John B. Higdon Eminent Scholar Chair
John B Higdon Eminent Scholar Chair
University of Florida,
Warrington College of Business
Department of Information Systems and Operations Management
PO Box 117169 Gainesville FL 32611
Stuzin Hall 361C
(352) 392-7068

Education

PhD - Computers and Information Systems, University of Rochester, 1992
MS - Business Administration, University of Rochester, 1988
MBA - The Institute of Management Science National Chiao-Tung University, 1983
BS - Electrical Engineering, National Chiao-Tung University, 1981

Research Areas

Electronic Commerce, Supply Chain Management, Economics of Information Systems
Software Licensing in the Case of No Network Effects
Accepted Year: 2012
Authors: Shengli Li D. Zhang C. Wagner W. Yue Hsing Cheng

Open Source versus Proprietary Software: A Case of Fully Covered Market
Published Year: 2010
Authors: Y. Liu Raj Sharman H. Raghav Rao T. Raghu H. Cheng

Web Services Enabled E-Market Access Control Model
Published Year: 2008
Authors: H. Wang J. Zhao Hamid Nemati H. Cheng

Web Services Enabled E-Market Access Control Model
Published Year: 2007
Authors: H. Wang J. Zhao Liang-Jie Zhang H. Cheng

The Critical Role of Information Technology for Employee Success in the Coming Decade
Published Year: 1999
Authors: Ronald Sims John Veres III H. Cheng

Hacking, Computer Viruses, and Software Piracy: The Implications of Modern Computer Fraud for Corporations
Published Year: 1995
Authors: Margaret Spencer Ronald Sims H. Cheng
Sponsored Data: Smarter Data Pricing in the Age of Data Cap
Published Year: 2016
Authors: Xiaowei Mei Kenneth Cheng Subhajyoti Bandyopadhyay Liangfei Qiu

A Contract for the Crowds
Published Year: 2014
Authors: Mohammadmahdi Moqri Subhajyoti Bandyopadhyay Hsing Cheng

Optimal Licensing Model: SaaS or On-Premises?
Accepted Year: 2011
Authors: Shengli Li Hsing Cheng

A Study of Hybrid Software Free Trial
Published Year: 2010
Authors: S. Li Y. Liu H. Cheng

A Different Angle On Net Neutrality Should We Charge Broadband Users Rather Than Content Providers?
Published Year: 2009
Authors: H. Guo S. Bandyopadhyay H. Cheng

Competition between Open Source and Proprietary Software: A Network Externality Analysis
Published Year: 2009
Authors: Y. Liu H. Cheng

The Vertical Integration of Content and Broadband Devices: The Net Neutrality Debate
Published Year: 2009
Authors: S. Bandyopadhyay H. Guo Y. Yang H. Cheng

User Discrimination and Net Neutrality
Published Year: 2009
Authors: H. Guo S. Bandyopadhyay H. Cheng

A Study of Computer Virus Propagation: The Interplay between Social and Technological Networks
Published Year: 2008
Authors: H. Guo H. Cheng

Computer-Mediated Social Interactions and Virtual Community Participation
Published Year: 2008
Authors: H. Guo P. Pathak H. Cheng

Computer Virus Propagation in Social Networks
Published Year: 2007
Authors: H. Guo H. Cheng

Discovering Composite Networks from Social Networking Websites
Published Year: 2007
Authors: H. Guo P. Pathak H. Cheng

Software Free Trial: To Time-Lock or Not
Published Year: 2007
Authors: Y. Liu H. Cheng

The Value of Multimedia Mobile Advertising and its Impact on Consumer Attitude
Published Year: 2007
Authors: C. Lee X. Yu H. Cheng

The Impact of Network Externalities on the Competition between Open Source and Proprietary Software
Published Year: 2005
Authors: Q. Tang H. Cheng

Alliance or Independence: When to Leverage Web Services Architecture
Published Year: 2003
Authors: Q. Tang H. Cheng

The Price Competition of Application Services Duopoly
Published Year: 2002
Authors: H. Demirkan G. Koehler H. Cheng

Pricing and Capacity Planning of Internet Dial-Up Lines
Published Year: 2001
Authors: K. Dogan R. Elnicki H. Cheng

An Exploratory Study of Consumers' Electronic Commerce Experience
Published Year: 1999
Authors: H. Cheng

The Impact of Breakdowns on the Decision to Consolidate or Cluster Computers
Published Year: 1997
Authors: H. Cheng

A Decision Support System for the Analysis and Management of an Emergency Service System
Published Year: 1993
Authors: A. Zaki H. Cheng

Optimal Capacity of a Firm's Computer Backup Center
Published Year: 1993
Authors: H. Cheng
A Study of Enterprise Software Licensing Models
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Published Year: 2017
Authors: Shengli Li Hsing Cheng Yang Duan Yu-Chen Yang

Hidden Profiles in Corporate Prediction Markets: The Impact of Public Information Precision and Social Interactions
Journal: MIS Quarterly
Published Year: 2017
Authors: Liangfei Qiu Hsing Cheng Jingchuan Pu

The Power of the "Like" Button: Impact of Social Media on Box Office
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 2017
Authors: Chao Ding Hsing Cheng Yong Jin Yang Duan

To Join or Not to Join Group Purchase Organization: A Vendor's Decision
Journal: European Journal of Operational Research
Published Year: 2017
Authors: Yu-Chen Yang Hsing Cheng Chao Ding Shengli Li

Impact of Network Structure on Malware Propagation: A Growth Curve Perspective
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Published Year: 2016
Authors: Hong Guo Hsing Cheng Ken Kelly

Cloud Computing Spot Pricing Dynamics: Latency and Limits to Arbitrage
Journal: Information Systems Research
Published Year: 2016
Authors: Hsing Cheng Zhi Li Andy Naranjo

Effects of Competition among Internet Service Providers and Content Providers on the Net Neutrality Debate
Journal: MIS Quarterly
Accepted Year: 2016
Authors: Hong Guo Subhajyoti Bandyopadhyay Arthur Lim Y Yang H Cheng

Loyalty and Profitability of VIP and Non-VIP Customers in the Banking Service Industry
Journal: Service Science
Published Year: 2016
Authors: Victor Chen Veronica Hsiao Hsing Cheng

The Agency Model for Digital Goods
Journal: Decision Sciences
Published Year: 2016
Authors: Yinliang Tan Janice Carrillo Hsing Cheng

Estimating Social Influences from Social Networking Sites – Articulated Friendships versus Communication Interactions
Journal: Decision Sciences
Published Year: 2015
Authors: Hong Guo Praveen Pathak Hsing Cheng

Optimal Software Free Trial Strategy: Limited Version, Time-locked, or Hybrid?
Journal: Production and Operations Management
Published Year: 2015
Authors: Shengli Li Yipeng Liu Hsing Cheng

Broadband Network Management and the Net Neutrality Debate
Journal: Production and Operations Management
Published Year: 2013
Authors: Hong Guo Shubho Bandyopadhyay Hsing Cheng

A Study of Online Auction Sellers' Intention to Switch Platform: The Case of Yahoo!Kimo vs. Ruten_eBay
Journal: Decision Sciences
Published Year: 2012
Authors: Tung-Chin Lin Feng-Sheng Wang Kuei-Jung Chang Hsing Cheng

Net Neutrality, Broadband Market Coverage and Innovation at the Edge
Journal: Decision Sciences
Published Year: 2012
Authors: Hong Guo Subhajyoti Bandyopadhyay Hsing Cheng

Optimal Software Free Trial Strategy: The Impact of Network Externalities and Consumer Uncertainty
Journal: Information Systems Research
Published Year: 2012
Authors: Y. Liu H. Cheng

Entertainment without Borders: The Impact of Digital Technologies on Government Cultural Policy
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Published Year: 2011
Authors: J. Feng G. Koehler S. Marston H. Cheng

Optimal Software Pricing in the Presence of Piracy and Word-of-Mouth Externality Effects
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 2011
Authors: L. Yipeng Q. Tang E. Eryarsoy H. Cheng

The Impact of Network Externalities on the Competition between Open Source and Proprietary Software
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Published Year: 2011
Authors: Y. Liu Q. Tang H. Cheng

The Debate on Net Neutrality: A Policy Perspective
Journal: Information Systems Research
Published Year: 2011
Authors: S. Bandyopadhyay H. Guo H. Cheng

Free Trial or No Free Trial? Optimal Software Product Design with Network Effects
Journal: European Journal of Operational Research
Published Year: 2010
Authors: Q. Tang H. Cheng

Net Neutrality and Vertical Integration of Content and Broadband Services
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Published Year: 2010
Authors: S. Bandyopadhyay H. Guo Y. Yang H. Cheng

Coordination Strategies in a SaaS Supply Chain
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Published Year: 2010
Authors: H. Demirkan S. Bandyopadhyay H. Cheng

Critical Functionalities of a Successful E-learning System - An Analysis from Instructors' Cognitive Structure toward System Usage
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 2009
Authors: P. Sun G. Finger H. Cheng

A Mechanism for Online Advertisement Placement to Deter Click Fraud,
Journal: International Journal of Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2009
Authors: Wei Zhou Subhajyoti Bandyopadhyay Praveen Pathak Hsing Cheng

Customer-Centric Marketing with Internet Coupons
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 2008
Authors: K. Dogan H. Cheng

The Risk and Information Sharing of Application Services Supply Chain
Journal: European Journal of Operational Research
Published Year: 2008
Authors: H. Demirkan H. Cheng

A Design to Promote Group Learning in e-learning: Experiences from the Field
Journal: Computers and Education
Published Year: 2008
Authors: P. Sun T. Lin F. Wang H. Cheng

An Empirical Study of Mobile Commerce in Insurance Industry: Task-Technology Fit and Individual Differences
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 2007
Authors: C. Lee H. Cheng H. Cheng

The Design of Instructional Multimedia in e- Learning: A Media Richness Theory-Based Approach
Journal: Computers and Education
Published Year: 2007
Authors: P. Sun H. Cheng

Optimal Strategies for the Monopoly Intermediary in the Supply Chain of Complementary Web Services
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Published Year: 2007
Authors: Qian Tang Hsing Cheng

Liquid Pricing for Digital Infrastructure Services
Journal: International Journal of Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2006
Authors: S. Bandyopadhyay H. Cheng

Web Services and Service-Oriented Application Provisioning: An Analytical Study of Application Service Strategies
Journal: IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management
Published Year: 2006
Authors: Q. Tang J. Zhao H. Cheng

Pricing and Capacity Decisions for Non-Profit Internet Service Providers
Journal: Information Technology and Management
Published Year: 2006
Authors: K. Dogan R. Elnicki H. Cheng

Optimal Location and Pricing of Web Services Intermediary
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 2005
Authors: Q. Tang H. Cheng

Web Services and Process Management: A Union of Convenience or a New Area of Research?
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 2005
Authors: J. Zhao H. Cheng

Web Services Enabled E-Market Access Control Mode
Journal: International Journal of Web Services Research
Published Year: 2004
Authors: H. Wang J. Zhao H. Cheng

Performance Models of a Proxy Cache Server: The Impact of Multimedia Traffic
Journal: European Journal of Operational Research
Published Year: 2004
Authors: I. Bose H. Cheng

Optimal Pricing Policies of Web-Enabled Application Services
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 2003
Authors: G. Koehler H. Cheng

Price and Capacity Competition of Application Services Duopoly
Journal: Journal of Information Systems and e-Business Management
Published Year: 2003
Authors: H. Demirkan G. Koehler H. Cheng

Graph Indexing for Spatial Data Traversal in Road Map Databases
Journal: Computers & Operations Research
Published Year: 2001
Authors: J. Zhao H. Cheng

Performance Models of a Firm's Proxy Cache Server
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 2000
Authors: I. Bose H. Cheng

Pricing and Capacity Decisions of Clustered Twin-Computer Systems Subject to Breakdowns
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 1999
Authors: H. Cheng

Optimal Repair Of Degrading Computers Under Asymmetric Information and Incentive Incompatibility
Journal: Computers & Operations Research
Published Year: 1998
Authors: M. Freimer W. Richmond U. Sumita H. Cheng

A Simulation Model for the Analysis and Management of An Emergency Service System
Journal: Socio-Economic Planning Sciences
Published Year: 1997
Authors: A. Zaki B. Parker H. Cheng

Optimal internal pricing and backup capacity of computer systems subject to breakdowns, The Special Issue on Economics of Information Systems
Journal: Decision Support Systems
Published Year: 1997
Authors: H. Cheng

To Purchase or to Pirate Software: An Empirical Study
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Published Year: 1997
Authors: R. Sims H. Teegen H. Cheng

Optimal allocation and backup of computer resources under asymmetric information and incentive incompatibility
Journal: European Journal of Operational Research
Published Year: 1996
Authors: M. Freimer W. Richmond U. Sumita H. Cheng

Toward a Profile of Student Software Piraters
Journal: Journal of Business Ethics
Published Year: 1996
Authors: R. Sims H. Teegen H. Cheng

Optimal Capacity of a Firm's Computer Backup Center
Journal: Computers & Operations Research
Published Year: 1995
Authors: H. Cheng

Analysis of Economics of Computer Backup Service
Journal: IEICE Trans. Commun
Published Year: 1992
Authors: M. Freimer U. Sumita H. Cheng
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