Assessing information systems strategy development frameworks in SMEs
UNSPECIFIED. (1999) Assessing information systems strategy development frameworks in SMEs. INFORMATION & MANAGEMENT, 36 (5). pp. 247-261. ISSN 0378-7206Full text not available from this repository.
Information systems strategies (ISS) are generally believed to be of considerable benefit when planning information systems. The development of ISS is often performed in an ad hoc manner, though it may be undertaken with the support of frameworks. Some of these frameworks include the codification of existing practice, while others are the result of theory development. Some are tried and trusted, while other languish unused. This paper evaluates the usefulness of ISS frameworks in the context of small and medium-sized enterprises. The applicability of the frameworks to these organisations is assessed. The paper demonstrates that the assumptions upon which ISS development models are based may have limited applicability outside their original domain. Finally, a modified framework is proposed. (C) 1999 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Electronic computers. Computer science. Computer software
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z665 Library Science. Information Science
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
|Journal or Publication Title:||INFORMATION & MANAGEMENT|
|Publisher:||ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV|
|Official Date:||November 1999|
|Number of Pages:||15|
|Page Range:||pp. 247-261|
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