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Information technology governance, funding and structure


Ismail, Noor Azizi (2008) Information technology governance, funding and structure. Journal of Information Technology Governance, 25 (3). pp. 145-160. ISSN 1065-0741

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Abstract

Purpose - The paper's purpose is to investigate the issues of IT governance, funding and structure of a public university in Malaysia.Design/methodology approach- The study uses a case study approach, i.e. a series of interviews with users and information services provider of a campus information system.Findings - The university lacks a common approach to decision making or fonim for making comprehensive assessments of IT planning and funding strategy. The campus information system was developed in an uncoordinated manner, reflecting interests of different departmental units, and a decision support system is almost non-existent. A new IT planning structure with clear roles and responsibilities is proposed to overcome existing barriers to effective campus information system. Originality/value - This is the first study to investigate the issue of IT governance, funding and structure in Malaysian universities using a case study approach. Paper type- case study.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: universities, information systems, strategic planning, communication technologies, governance, Malaysia
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business
Depositing User: Prof. Dr. Noor Azizi Ismail
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2010 16:48
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2016 03:14
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/62

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