Search for dissertations about: "sociomateriality."

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 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; Umeå universitet.; [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 Science; 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; Uppsala universitet.; [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. Changing practices for public facilities management

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Ingrid Svensson; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; public facilities management; sociomateriality.; institutional logics; institutional work; changing practices;

    Abstract : Public facilities management organizations are currently facing several challenges both external and internal. New regulations regarding sustainability (including energy efficiency targets), a transition to a business-like approach/form of governance and changing demographical conditions are examples of outer challenges. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [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