Search for dissertations about: "IT alignment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 341 swedish dissertations containing the words IT alignment.

  1. 1. Doing IT project alignment : Adapting the Delta model using design science

    Author : Andreas Nilsson; Christer Magnusson; Mikael Lind; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; IT; project; alignment; agile; governance; architecture; pragmatic; design science; action research; Computer and Systems Sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : Despite the perceived importance of IT, a majority of IT projects fail to deliver what was actually ordered (!). One main reason for failure is IT project management’s inability to adapt and react to a dynamic and changing project environment, instead, projects are run as if it is possible to predict all project variables before project start. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving IT Integration for Higher Education Institutional Performance : Towards a Contextualised IT-Institutional Alignment Model

    Author : Jean Claude Byungura; Henrik Hansson; Ulf Olsson; Masengesho Kamuzinzi; Jimmy Jaldemark; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; IT integration; IT alignment; Alignment practices; Design science research; Innovation diffusion; Technology adoption; Institutional performance; Higher education; Artefact Evaluation; Computer and Systems Sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : The integration of information technology (IT) into service delivery is currently seen as an innovative strategy to support the modernising of universities worldwide. However, in some institutions in developing countries, including Rwanda, IT has failed to add the intended value to university services, despite huge associated investments in IT. READ MORE

  3. 3. From Theory to Practice of Business-IT Alignment : Barriers, an Evaluation Framework and Relationships with Organisational Culture

    Author : Mohamed Sobih Aly El-Mekawy; Lazar Rusu; Wim Van Grembergen; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; business-IT alignment; organisational culture; strategic alignment; barriers to business-IT alignment; business-IT alignment evaluation framework; business-IT alignment-organisational culture integrated view; Computer and Systems Sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : Business-IT alignment (BITA) continues to be a top management concern. It generally refers to a preferred condition in which the relationship between business and IT is optimised to maximise the business value of IT. Early approaches in both research and practice have focused on the role of IT in supporting business strategies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Integration of Product-IT into Enterprise Architecture : a metod for participatory Business and IT Alignment

    Author : Julia Kaidalova; Ulf Seigerroth; Anne Persson; Kurt Sandkuhl; Högskolan i Skövde; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Enterprise Architecture; Participatory Enterprise Modeling; Digital Transformation; Business and IT Alignment; Product-IT; Enterprise-IT; Information Systems; Informationssystem IS ;

    Abstract : Enterprise Architecture (EA) is a practice for planning, representation and design of IT components and resources (Enterprise-IT) in an organization. In the context of digital transformation (DT), companies are exposed to various sorts of opportu-nities, both technological and business. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strategic Business and IT Alignment : Addressing Assessment and Governance

    Author : Enrique Javier Silva Molina; Torsten Cegrell; Marten Schönherr; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; Enterprise Architecture; Strategic Business and IT Alignment; IT Governance; Business Governance; Business Process Simulation; Balanced Scorecards; IT Services; ITIL; COBIT; Information technology; Informationsteknik;

    Abstract : Strategic business and IT alignment assessment is growing in importance. Different assessment methods have been used to try to pursue the complexity of this dynamic and evolutionary alignment. READ MORE