Search for dissertations about: "sociomateriality."

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the word sociomateriality..

  1. 1. Disentangling sociomateriality an exploration of remote monitoring systems in interorganizational networks

    University dissertation from Umeå : Institutionen för informatik, Umeå Universitet

    Author : Ulrika H. Westergren; Jonny Holmström; Duane Truex; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Remote monitoring systems; interorganizational networks; value creation; trust; sociomateriality; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap; computer and systems sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : Firmly placed in an industrial setting, this research explored the introduction of remote monitoring technology into three different organizational contexts. By following these organizations over time, starting with their intention to invest in remote monitoring systems (RMS), there was a unique opportunity to witness their processes and to gain an insight into the intricacies of information technology (IT) and organizational transformation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Unpacking inscriptions – A sociomateriality perspective on the design process of a milk package

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Sandra Samuelsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; sociomateriality; inscription domains; mundane engineered objects; design process; milk package;

    Abstract : Today’s trend of fast-paced innovation in the field of, for example, information technology results in an acclaim of quick changes. At the same time, product innovation is only one facet of market offerings as industry standard comprise multiple interests that stabilize object characteristics, something which complicates change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Business Intelligence through a sociomaterial lens The imbrication of people and technology in a sales process

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Business Studies, Uppsala University

    Author : Tobias Christian Fischer; Einar Iveroth; Jan Lindvall; Mathias Cöster; Christina Keller; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; big data; business intelligence; business intelligence systems; data analytics; digital transformation; imbrication; sales process; sociomateriality; sociomaterial imbrication model; work shadowing;

    Abstract : Digitalization and digital devices are on the rise, and as a result, many new products and services have been developed, which has led to greater interaction between people and technology. This thesis explores the interaction between people and technology by looking at the daily use of a business intelligence (BI) system in an automotive company’s sales process, where sellers use the system to analyze, report, and measure sales performance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why is it difficult to design innovative IT? An agential realist study of designing IT for healthcare innovation

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Siri Wassrin; Karin Axelsson; Ida Lindgren; Katarina Gidlund; [2018]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; IT design; innovation; sociomateriality; agential realism; healthcare; IT-design; innovation; sociomaterialitet; agentiell realism; hälso- och sjukvård;

    Abstract : It may seem strange to claim that it is difficult to design innovative information technology (IT) in a time when the technological progress leaps forward like never before. However, despite the numerous opportunities that this rapid progress provides, we often design IT that is similar to existing artifacts, making IT design incremental rather than radical. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Corporate Code of Ethics at Home, Far Away and in Between Sociomaterial Translations of a Traveling Code

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Maira Babri; Ulrica Nylén; Tommy Jensen; Niklas Egels-Zandén; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Corporate Code of Ethics; Translation; Actor-Network Theory; Sociomateriality; Fluid; Vaporous;

    Abstract : Corporate codes of ethics (CCEs) have become increasingly prevalent as overarching ethical guidelines for multinational corporations doing business around the globe. As formal documents, governing corporations’ work, policies, and ways of doing business, CCEs are meant to guide all business activities and apply to all of the corporation’s employees, suppliers, and business partners. READ MORE