Search for dissertations about: "business-IT alignment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words business-IT alignment.

  1. 1. 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; data- och systemvetenskap; Computer and Systems Sciences;

    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

  2. 2. FROM SOCIETAL TO ORGANISATIONAL CULTURE : THE IMPACT ON BUSINESS-IT ALIGNMENT

    Author : Mohamed Sobaih El-Mekawy; Lazar Rusu; Erik Perjons; Mathias Ekstedt; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; Business-IT alignment; Organisational culture; Strategic alignment maturity model; Design science research.; informationssystem; Information Systems;

    Abstract : Business-IT alignment (BITA) has clearly become more important over the last decade. However, considerable difficulties remain when attempting to achieve a mature level of BITA. READ MORE

  3. 3. A unified strategic business and IT alignment model : A study in the public universities of Nicaragua

    Author : Norman Vargas Chevez; Paul Johannesson; Lazar Rusu; Ambjörn Naeve; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; strategic alignment; business - IT alignment; public universities; AHP; Computer and systems science; Data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : A number of attempts have been made to define strategic business and information technology (IT) alignment; several representations of what it is are available in academic and practitioners’ fields. The literature suggests that firms need to achieve strategic business and IT alignment to be competitive. READ MORE

  4. 4. Model-Driven Process Design : Aligning Value Networks, Enterprise Goals, Services and IT Systems

    Author : Erik Perjons; Paul Johannesson; Anders G. Nilsson; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; business process design; e-process design; model-driven methods; enterprise modelling; business modelling; enterprise goals; services; value networks; business-IT alignment; design science; Computer and systems science; Data- och systemvetenskap; Computer and Systems Sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : The purpose of business-IT alignment is to optimise the relation between business and IT in order to maximise the business value of IT. Successful business-IT alignment can be enabled by business processes and e-processes functioning as adaptive mediators between business and IT systems. READ MORE

  5. 5. Explorations in Values Awareness : Elicitation of Consumer Preferences for Information Systems Development

    Author : Eric-Oluf Svee; Jelena Zdravkovic; Paul Johannesson; Fredrik Björck; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; requirements engineering; business-IT alignment; consumer preferences; informatik med systemvetenskap; Informatics and System Science;

    Abstract : The need for complex software to coordinate the activities of modern enterprises has become a necessity for their success. As business sectors are rapidly reshaped, organizations become global, and consumers have a seemingly endless degree of choice, these competitive conditions require software engineers to incorporate consumer values—personal judgments based on comparative, preferential experiences—into the design of such supporting software. READ MORE