Rosnah Idrus, Mdm.

  • Rosnah  

  • Senior Lecturer

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    Tel : +604 653 4384
    Fax : +604 653 3335
    Room : 636

    School of Computer Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM, Pulau Pinang

  • Research Interest

    • Integration of heterogeneous library bibliographical databases
    • Computer ethics
    • Social informatics and IPv6 migration planning
    • Development of a virtual/digital library


    • Information Systems Development
    • Technopreneurship
    • ERP systems for SME's
    • Computer Ethics


BSc.. Computer Management, Eastern Illinois, U.S.A.
MBA, Management Information Systems, Eastern Illinois, U.S.A. 



Rosnah's current R&D activities are in the areas of enterprise resource planning (ERP) for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and knowledge-based infostructure. She has received grants for research in wireless video conferencing and knowledge-based network monitoring and troubleshooting infostructure. She is also collaborating with colleagues in the School of Mechanical Engineering in capacity planning and ERP systems research. 



Information Visualisation Framework And Tool For Production Planning And Monitoring

Realization of Production Planning and Control (PP&C) Procedure from the Enterprise Solution Perspective for the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

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Quah, J.W., Ang, C.H., Divakar, R., Idrus, R., Abdullah, N.L., Chew, X. Timing-of-delivery prediction model to visualize delivery trends for pos laju malaysia by machine learning techniques (2019) Communications in Computer and Information Science, 937, pp. 85-95. DOI: 10.1007/978-981-13-3441-2_7


Minhat, M., Abdullah, N.L., Idrus, R., Keikhosrokiani, P. TacTalk: Talking tactile map for the visually impaired (2017) ICIT 2017 - 8th International Conference on Information Technology, Proceedings, , pp. 475-481. DOI: 10.1109/ICITECH.2017.8080045

Wei, O.C., Idrus, R., Abdullah, N.L. Extended ERP for inventory management: The case of a multi-national manufacturing company (2017) International Conference on Research and Innovation in Information Systems, ICRIIS, , pp. -. DOI: 10.1109/ICRIIS.2017.8002489

Yun, M.W., Abdullah, N.L., Idrus, R., Keikhosrokiani, P. Lifestyle disease prevention: Health literacy, health attitude and mHealth (2017) International Conference on Research and Innovation in Information Systems, ICRIIS, , pp. -. DOI: 10.1109/ICRIIS.2017.8002462


Hamid, A., Abdullah, N.L., Idrus, R. Framework for successful Open Source Software implementation in the Malaysian Public Sector (2016) 4th IGNITE Conference and 2016 International Conference on Advanced Informatics: Concepts, Theory and Application, ICAICTA 2016, , pp. -. DOI: 10.1109/ICAICTA.2016.7803143

Hamid, A., Abdullah, N.L., Idrus, R. Preliminary study on open source software implementation in the Malaysian public sector (2016) IEEJ Transactions on Electronics, Information and Systems, 136 (12), pp. 1742-1745. DOI: 10.1541/ieejeiss.136.1742


Midi, N.A., Idrus, R., Muton, N.A.R. Web accessibility of Malaysian research universities websites for the visually impaired (2014) 2014 the 4th International Workshop on Computer Science and Engineering-Winter, WCSE 2014, , pp. -. DOI:

Lee, H.W., Sabudin, M., Idrus, R., Osman, M.A., Kruahong, T., Leanjay, N. Exploring the key determinants of successful ICT innovation adoption: A case study of a fishing community in Thailand (2014) Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, 279 LNEE, pp. 643-648. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-41674-3_92


Shiang-Yen, T., Peng, W.W., Idrus, R. ERP misfit-reduction strategies: When are system modification and organizational adaptation appropriate? (2013) Developing Business Strategies and Identifying Risk Factors in Modern Organizations, , pp. 109-141. DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-4860-9.ch008

Shiang-Yen, T., Idrus, R., Wong, W.P. ERP misfit-reduction strategies: A moderated model of system modification and organizational adaptation (2013) Journal of Global Information Management, 21 (1), pp. 59-81. DOI: 10.4018/jgim.2013010104

Widhiasi, A., Idrus, R., Pasha, M.F., Syukur, M. A feasibility study scheme of an android-based integrated wearable ECG monitoring system (2013) Procedia Computer Science, 21, pp. 407-414. DOI: 10.1016/j.procs.2013.09.053


Tan, S.-Y., Rosnah, I., Wong, W.P. Misfits between Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRPII) system and manufacturing environment: A Misfit-Inviability Model (2012) Advanced Materials Research, 383-390, pp. 6784-6791. DOI: 10.4028/

Tan, S.-Y., Rosnah, I., Kalsom, Y.U. Operational framework for manufacturing resource planning (MRPII) system case studies in Malaysian small and medium enterprises a taxonomy model for structural misfit of MRPII system (2012) Advanced Materials Research, 383-390, pp. 6792-6799. DOI: 10.4028/


See, K.P., Shiang-Yen, T., Abdullah, N.L., Idrus, R. Exploring user's perception toward automated checkout trolley in developing countries (2011) Proceedings of the European Computing Conference, ECC '11, , pp. 28-34. DOI:

Wen, L.P., Nee, C.W., Chun, K.M., Shiang-Yen, T., Idrus, R. Application of WiFi-based indoor positioning system in handheld directory system (2011) Proceedings of the European Computing Conference, ECC '11, , pp. 21-27. DOI:

Shahawai, S.S., Idrus, R. Malaysian SMEs perspective on factors affecting ERP system adoption (2011) Proceedings - AMS 2011: Asia Modelling Symposium 2011 - 5th Asia International Conference on Mathematical Modelling and Computer Simulation, , pp. 109-113. DOI: 10.1109/AMS.2011.30

Yen, T.S., Idrus, R., Yusof, U.K. A framework for classifying misfits between enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems and business strategies (2011) Asian Academy of Management Journal, 16 (2), pp. 53-75. DOI:


Tan, S.-Y., Idrus, R. An exploratory study of problems and issues of ERP-controlled environment from the viewpoints of end-user behavior and business policies (2010) Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference Information Systems 2010, , pp. 442-446. DOI:

Shiang-Yen, T., Foo, L.Y., Idrus, R. Application of Quick Response (QR) codes in mobile tagging system for retrieving information about genetically modified food (2010) International Conference on Data Networks, Communications, Computers - Proceedings, , pp. 114-118. DOI:

Hooi, L.Y., Osman, M.A., Idrus, R., Shiang-Yen, T. Acceptance level of push technology-based on-line shopping widget among Malaysians: Application of technology acceptance theory (2010) Proceedings of the 9th WSEAS International Conference on Applied Computer and Applied Computational Science, ACACOS '10, , pp. 67-73. DOI:

Shahawai, S.S., Idrus, R. Pre-considered factors affecting ERP system adoption in Malaysian SMEs using a technology-organization-environment framework (2010) Proceedings 2010 International Symposium on Information Technology - System Development and Application and Knowledge Society, ITSim'10, 3, pp. 1422-1427. DOI: 10.1109/ITSIM.2010.5561522

Shahawai, S.S., Idrus, R. Pre-considered factors affecting ERP system adoption in Malaysian SMEs (2010) UKSim2010 - UKSim 12th International Conference on Computer Modelling and Simulation, , pp. 323-328. DOI: 10.1109/UKSIM.2010.67

Hooi, L.Y., Osman, M.A., Idrus, R., Shiang-Yen, T. Acceptance level of push technology-based online shopping widget among malaysians: Application of technology acceptance theory (2010) WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics, 7 (3), pp. 211-220. DOI:

Shahawai, S.S., Idrus, R. Research methodology for assessing malaysian SMEs perspective on ERP (2009) Proceedings - 2009 3rd Asia International Conference on Modelling and Simulation, AMS 2009, , pp. 407-412. DOI: 10.1109/AMS.2009.122


Idrus, R. Penang Library Network aims to educate in a caring learning environment (2003) International Information and Library Review, 35 (4-Feb), pp. 205-216. DOI: 10.1016/S1057-2317(03)00030-4

Idrus, R. Penang library network aims to educate in a caring learning environment? (2003) International Information and Library Review, 35 (4-Feb), pp. 205-216. DOI: 10.1080/10572317.2003.10762601


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