Dr. Ruben Z. Xing

Professor | Information Management and Business Analytics | Feliciano School of Business
Location: 462
Telephone: 973-655-4252
Email: xingr@montclair.edu

Biography

Dr. Xing received his Doctor of Global Information Development (Ph.D), Master of Computer Science (M.S), and Master of Math & Science Education (M.A) from TC, Columbia University, New York. Having worked for more than 15 years in the IT industry, Dr. Xing has held senior IT management positions at several large financial conglomerates in metropolitan New York. He served as Vice President and Sr. Systems Manager of the E-business group at Citicorp, Assistant Vice President and Sr. Systems Manager of the Global Information Technology group at Merrill Lynch, and Systems Manager at CS & First Boston. His current research interests include Big-data and Blockchain development, Information Security, Information Infrastructure with the contemporary technologies of Mobile, Cloud computing, AI/VR/IoT, and Disaster Recovery Planning, Business Continuity and IT related global issues.

Expertise

Big-data, Blockchain, Cloud computing, Cyber Security, Emerging Technology, AI/VR, New IT Infrastructure, Business Intelligence

Education

  • Ph D, Information System Development,, 1992, TC, Columbia University, New York
  • MS, TC, Computer & Science Education, 1989, Columbia University
  • MA, Math Education, 1988, TC, Columbia University

Professional Experience

  • Full Professor, Montclair State University. (June 2007 - Current).
  • Topic Speaker, Wall Street Business Info Strategic Development Forum. (January 2003 - January 2015).
  • Assistant, and Associate Professor, Montclair State Univ. (September 2002 - June 2007).
  • Vice president, Citi Group. (April 2000 - September 2001).
  • Assistant Vice President, Merrilynch Inc.. (September 1997 - April 2000).
  • System Manager, American Bar Association. (March 1996 - September 1997).
  • System Manager, Credit Susse & First Boston. (March 1994 - March 1996).
  • System Engineer, Project Manager, Banesto Banking Co.. (March 1991 - March 1994).

Honors and Awards

  • AcademicKeys Who's Who in Business Higher Education (WWBHE), USA, 2003~date .
  • Empire Who's Who Among Executives & Professionals, USA, 2004~date .
  • Honored Professor at several prestigous Chinese universities, 2001-date .
  • United WHO's WHO listed scholar, USA, 2003~date .

Research

  • Developing a new curriculum of Blockchain Technology for School of Business, MSU
  • Developing MSIS program with department IS faculty
  • Disaster Recovery Planning Institute
  • Finding the Major Causes of Recent Vanishing Honeybees (Collony Collapse Disorder)
  • Information Systems Security
  • Internet Convergency
  • Joint with our international visiting scholar, two research papers are on going: 1) Research on the Quality-safety of Agricultural Products Supply Chain Model 2) Empirical Study on the Agricultural Products Supply Chain of Evolutionary Game Planned for publication in late 2016 or early 2017
  • Planned seminars on international conferences in 2016 and 2017 with the following topics: - Challenges facing big-data 5-V attributes - Internet evolution and changed focuses of IT development - Data security - a key of future data-analytics
  • Search fundings for the research of CCD (Collony Collapse of Disorder)
  • Supply Chain Management with New Technology and DRP
  • Updating existing curriculum INFO342 IT Infrastructure
  • Updating the existing curriculum INFO414: Information Systems of Security
  • Wireless Communications and Telecom trends

Refereed Published Articles

  • (2019). Research on Movie Box Office Prediction Model by Conjoint Analysis with Intelligent Big-data. International Journal of Information Systems in the Supply Chain Management (IJISS), Q2-2019 pp. 16.
  • (2019). Big-data Based Communication Effect Research with Science and Technology Public Accounts on Social Media. International Journal of Information Systems in the Service Sector (IJISSS),
  • Sun, Xing, R. (2017). The Empirical Study on the Evolutionary Game Based Agricultural Products Supply Chain. International Journal of Operations Research and Information Systems (IJORIS) -, Spring 2017
  • Ren, Xing, R. (2017). Measuring Service Utilities in Service Value Networks. International Journal of Information Systems in the Service Sector (IJISSS), Spring 2017
  • Xing, R. (2016). A Critical Review of the Big Data Paradigm. International Journal of Risk and Contingency Management (IJRCM), 5 (3), pp. 46.
  • Sun, Xing, R. (2016). Research on the Quality-safety of Agricultural Products Supply Chain Model. International Journal of Data Analysis and Information Systems, Q2-2016
  • Zhang, Y., Hsu, J., Xing, R., Zhou, W. (2015). Conflict of Interest: What It Is, Its Causes and Consequences. International Journal of Knowledge-Based Organizations, 5 (2), pp. 1-18.
  • Xing, R., Wang, J., Chen, Q. (2013). A Critical Review of Information Technology Innovations. IJRCM, 2 (3), pp. 63~68.
  • Yao, J., Wang, J., Chen, Q., Xing, R. (2013). Core methodologies in data warehouse design and development. International Journal of Robotics Applications and Technologies, 1 (1), pp. 57-66.
  • Wang, J., Zhou, B., Hsu, J., Xing, R. (2011). Applications of Data Mining in Pharmaceutical Industry. The Journal of Management and Engineering Integration, 4 (1), pp. 120-128.
  • Wang, J., Yan, R., Zhou, B., Xing, R. (2011). A Longitudianl Statistical Analysis of the US Health Care System and Associated Costs. International Journal of Decision Science, 2 (1), pp. 55-65.
  • Zhang, Y., Xing, R., Wang, J. (2011). A Broken Supply and Social Chain: Anatomy of the Downfall of an Industrial Icon. International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change, 2 (2), pp. 55-65.
  • Xing, R., Peterson, R., Wang, J. (2011). Redefining the Information Technology in the 21st Century. International Journal of Strategic Information Technology and Application (IJSITA), 2 (1), pp. 1-10.
  • Wang, J., Yan, R., Chen, Q., Xing, R. (2010). Data Mining in Nonprofit Organizations, Government Agencies, and Other Institutions. International Journal of Information Systems in the Service Sector, 2 (3), pp. 42-52.
  • Xing, R., Yao, J. (2010). Lessons of Disaster Recovery Learned for Information Systems Management. The International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (IJISCRM),, 2 pp. pg. 19.
  • Zhang, Y., Xing, R., Liu, X. (2009). How to Mitigate Agency Behaviors in the Mutual Fund Industry. International Journal of Business Strategy,
  • Wang, J., Yao, J., Hsu, J., Xing, R. (2009). The journey of a leading B2B e-commerce network provider: From pioneer to sufferer to survivor. Journal of Management and Engineering Integration, 2 (1), pp. 106-113.
  • Yao, J., Wang, J., Xing, R. (2009). Using organizational finance as a predictor of information technology adoption. Journal of Management and Engineering Integration, 2 (2), pp. 136-143.
  • Xing, R., Yao, J., Wang, J. (2009). Broadband Challenge Facing Global Competitiveness. International Journal of Society Systems Science (IJSSS), 1 (3), pp. 293-305.
  • Xing, R. (2009). The Journey of a Leading B2B E-Commerce Network provider: from Pioneer to Sufferer to Survivor. The Journal of Management and Engineering Integration, II (1), pp. 106-113.
  • Wang, J., Yan, R., Hollister, K., Xing, R. (2009). A Relative Comparison of Leading Supply Chain Management Software Packages. International Journal of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management, 2 (1), pp. 81-96.
  • Xia, J., Wang, J., Wang, Y., Xing, R. (2008). Stakeholder pressures and the global diffusion of the ISO 14001 initiative: A resource dependence perspective. International Journal of Sustainable Society, 1 (1), pp. 4-28.
  • Yao, J., Wang, J., Xing, R., Lu, J. (2008). Using organizational information processing maturity as a predictor of information technology adoption. International Journal of Information and Decision Sciences, 1 (2), pp. 221-233.
  • Xing, R., Peterson, R., Monacelli, J. (2006). Lessons Learned from Hurricane Katrina for U.S. Higher Education. International Journal of Effective Management,
  • Chen, Q., Yao, J., Xing, R. (2006). Middleware components for e-commerce infrastructure: An analytical review. Journal of Issues in Informing Science and Information Technology, 3 pp. 137-146.
  • Chen, Q., Xing, R. (2006). Strategic Processes of Data Disaster Recovery for Businesses. Review of Business Research, 1 (1), pp. 40-45.
  • Xing, R., Yao, J. (2006). The end of Enron’s empire. International Journal of Cases on Electronic Commerce, 2 (2), pp. 1-12.
  • Xing, R. The Rise and Fall of Commerce One Inc.. International Journal of Cases on Electronic Commerce,
  • Xing, R., Chen, Q. (2006). Strategic Transformations Of Healthcare In Digital Age. Journal of Academy of Business and Economics,,
  • Xing, R. (2006). Strategic Transformations of Healthcare in the Digital Age. Journal of Academy of Business and Economics,
  • Wang, J., Xing, R., Yao, J. (2006). The End of Enron's Empire. International Journal of Cases on Electronic Commerce, 2 pp. 1-12.
  • Xing, R. (2006). Statistical, Technical and Organizational Traps in Data Mining. Journal of Contemporary Business Issues, 13 (2), pp. 61-72.
  • Xing, R. (2005). Broadband – A Hurdle on the U.S. Business Move. Journal of International Business & Economics,
  • Chen, Q., Xing, R. (2005). Strategic Factors of Knowledge Management in Customer Support. Review of Business Research,
  • Yang, J., Chang, C., Xing, R. (2005). Current Status of Internet Commerce Taxation. Journal of State Taxation, CCH publication, 23 (3), pp. 5-10, 60-61.
  • Xing, R., Chen, Q. (2004). The Booming Wireless Communications and Its Consequent Social Impact. International Journal of Effective Management, 1 (1),
  • Xing, R., Peterson, R., Chen, Q. (2004). Will Radio Frequency Identification Spark The Newxt Revolution in Supply Chain Management?. Review of Business Research, 4 (1), pp. 218-228.
  • Xing, R. (2004). The Booming Wireless Communications And Its Consequent Social Impact. International Journal of Effective Management,
  • Xing, R. (2004). Current Status of Internet Commerce Taxation. Journal of State Taxation,
  • Yang, J., Chang, C., Xing, R. (2003). Internet Sales Bring Home International Tax Issues. Practical Tax Strategies, 71 (5), pp. 296-303.
  • Xing, R., Peterson, R., Chapel, E. (2003). Lighting a Dark Corner -- Disaster Recovery for Business Continuity. Journal of Academy of Business and Economics, 2 (1), pp. 50-60.

Books & Chapters Published

  • Wang, J., Xing, R. (2011). An Evaluation and Scenario Analysis of the Representative Supply Chain Management Software. : Supply Chain Optimization, Management and Integration: Emerging Applications, 76-91, Idea Group Inc., Hershey, PA.
  • Xing, R. (2011). A Relative Comparison of Leading Supply Chain Management Software Packages. Hershey, PA: In Supply Chain Optimization, Management and Integration, 76-91, Idea Group Inc..
  • Yao, J., Xing, R., Wang, J. (2011). Instructional technology applications in corporate world. China People's University Press, Beijing: Educational Technology, 122-141, Educational Technology.
  • Chen, Q., Xing, R., Wang, J. (2009). Survival Data Mining. (pp. 1896-1902). : Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining, 2nd Edition.
  • Wang, J., Xing, R. (2008). Executive Information Systems. : IGI Global.
  • Xing, R. (2005). Wireless Communications-The Challenge Facing Contemporary Urban Transformations Scholar Book. Science Press and Science Press USA Inc; Monmouth Junction, NJ: In Urban Dimensions of Environmental Change: Science, Exposures, Policies and Technologies;.
  • Xing, R. (2005). Factor Analysis in Data Mining. Hershey, PA: Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining; Idea Group Reference.

Published Proceedings

  • Xing, R., (2018). The Change of Media Management by Intelligent Tech. London: London Business Research Conference.
  • Yao, J., Wang, J., Xing, R., J., L. (2010). Group support systems: Tools for HR decision making. : Proceedings of the 3rd European Academic Workshop on Electronic Human Resource Management 2010. Refereed
  • Wang, J., Xing, R., Yao, J. (2009). Data Mining Application in Public Administration. Bratislava: Eleventh International Conference of the Society for Global Business & Economic Development. Refereed
  • Wang, J., Yao, J., Xing, R. (2009). A Pioneer, a Sufferer, and a Survivor. Cocoa Beach, FL: IEMS Conference,. Refereed
  • Wang, J., Xing, R., Yang, J. (2009). Using organizational finance factor as a predictor of information technology adoption. Cocoa Beach, FL: 15th International Conference on IEMS. Refereed
  • Wang, J., Xing, R. (2008). Leading Supply Chain Management Software Packages. Washington: INFORMS Annual Meeting. Refereed
  • Xing, R. (2007). High-Speed Broadband and Global Competitiveness. Kyoto: 10th International Conference on Global Business and Economic Development. Refereed
  • Wang, J., Xing, R. (2007). Interactive, Flexible, & Adaptable Decision Support Systems. Cocoa Beach, FL: IEMS Conference.
  • Xing, R., Peterson, R., Chen, Q., Wang, J. (2006). DRP -- A Missed Part from the U.S. Higher Education. Cancun, Mexico: International Business and Economics Research. Refereed
  • Xing, R. (2006). A Comparison of Leading Data Mining Software. Cocoa Beach, FL: 2006 IEMS.
  • Peterson, R., Xing, R. (2005). Mission Critical -- Forming a Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Institute for Higher Education. Vancouver, BC, Canada: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education. Refereed
  • Xing, R. (2005). Optimizing Enterprise IT Infrastructure through Virtual Server Consolidation. : INSITE 2005 conference.
  • Xing, R. (2005). High Speed Internet and US Business Today. Seoul, Korea: 9th International Business Conference.
  • Chen, Q., Xing, R., Yao, J. (2005). Strategic factors of customer knowledge management. : 34th Annual Conference of Western Decision Sciences Institute. Refereed
  • Xing, R. (2005). U.S. is Falling Behind on High Speed Internet. : Applied Business Research.
  • Yang, J., Chang, C., Xing, R. (2004). How Internet Commerce Is Taxed Today. : Northeast Business & Economics Association 31st Annual Meeting. Refereed
  • Xing, R., Peterson, R., Gil, M., Salomon, R. (2004). The Wireless Communications and the Consequent Issues. Virginia Beach, VA: AoM/IAoM Conference. Refereed
  • Xing, R. (2004). Mining Semantic Objects From Database Systems. Cancun: Annual Conference on Information Technology & Global Business Research.
  • Xing, R. (2004). The Exiting New Technologies and Rising Issues. San Juan: Applied Business Research.