Organizational Context and the Success of Management Information Systems
AbstractThis paper identifies the organizational context variables affecting the success and failure of MIS. The variables are categorized as uncontrollable, partially controllable and controlled, and a conceptual scheme is suggested. In addition, current information on these variables and the interactions between them is surveyed; propositions are stated concerning relationships between the variables and the success or failure of MIS.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by INFORMS in its journal Management Science.
Volume (Year): 24 (1978)
Issue (Month): 10 (June)
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