Strategic Information Technology Governance and Organizational Politics in Modern Business, 1st Edition

  • Tiko Iyamu
  • Published By: Business Science Reference
  • ISBN-10: 1466685255
  • ISBN-13: 9781466685253
  • DDC: 658.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 313 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released April 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

Individually, the fields of organizational politics and strategic information technology have soared in popularity. Studies suggest that the interaction between the two would prove beneficial to both the academic and corporate domains. This integration would serve to enable, support, and manage modern businesses. STRATEGIC INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY GOVERNANCE AND ORGANIZATIONAL POLITICS IN MODERN BUSINESS gives voice to fresh perspectives on the development, implementation, and practice of information systems and technology in organizations. This book is beneficial for business people, undergraduate students, postgraduate candidates, and researchers looking to gain a more in-depth understanding of the influence of socio-technical factors on ICT operations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Human Resources Management and Organizational Development (AHRMOD) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Preface.
1: Towards A Contingency Model for Assessing Strategic Information Systems Planning Success in Medium Enterprises.
2: The Interplay between Human and Structure in IT Strategy.
3: Politicking the Information Technology Strategy in Organisations.
4: Knowledge Requirements for Information Systems Outsourcing.
5: Captive Offshore IT Outsourcing: Best Practices from a Case Study.
6: The Role of Reference, Imminent and Current Models in Enterprise Conceptual Modelling: A Case Study of a Namibian Freight Forwarder.
7: Critical Analysis of the Roles of Actors in the Deployment of Software.
8: Assessing the Influence of Actors on e-Government Policies: Evidences from Chile and Costa Rica Experiences.
9: Enterprise Architecture for Business Objectives: Understanding the Influencing Factors.
10: IT Governance Practices of SMEs in South Africa and the Factors Influencing Their Effectiveness.
11: The Interplay of Agents in Improvising Telecommunication Infrastructures' Services to Rural Community of South Africa.
12: Engineering the Services of the Library through Mobile Technology.
13: E-Competences for Organisational Sustainability Information Systems.
14: Information Systems Innovations Using Competitive Intelligence.
15: Competitive Intelligence for Business Enhancement: Deployment Framework.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.
Index.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Human Resources Management and Organizational Development (AHRMOD) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Preface.
1: Towards A Contingency Model for Assessing Strategic Information Systems Planning Success in Medium Enterprises.
2: The Interplay between Human and Structure in IT Strategy.
3: Politicking the Information Technology Strategy in Organisations.
4: Knowledge Requirements for Information Systems Outsourcing.
5: Captive Offshore IT Outsourcing: Best Practices from a Case Study.
6: The Role of Reference, Imminent and Current Models in Enterprise Conceptual Modelling: A Case Study of a Namibian Freight Forwarder.
7: Critical Analysis of the Roles of Actors in the Deployment of Software.
8: Assessing the Influence of Actors on e-Government Policies: Evidences from Chile and Costa Rica Experiences.
9: Enterprise Architecture for Business Objectives: Understanding the Influencing Factors.
10: IT Governance Practices of SMEs in South Africa and the Factors Influencing Their Effectiveness.
11: The Interplay of Agents in Improvising Telecommunication Infrastructures' Services to Rural Community of South Africa.
12: Engineering the Services of the Library through Mobile Technology.
13: E-Competences for Organisational Sustainability Information Systems.
14: Information Systems Innovations Using Competitive Intelligence.
15: Competitive Intelligence for Business Enhancement: Deployment Framework.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.
Index.