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Information Systems Typology According to Quality Attributes


  • Witold Suryn

    (École de Technologie Supérieure (ÉTS), Canada)

  • Paul-Olivier Trudeau

    (École de Technologie Supérieure (ÉTS), Canada)


Information systems support the way organizations drive their businesses and people conduct their lives. To execute this important task efficiently the quality of these systems must equal their importance. This article presents a topology of Information Systems classification according to their purpose. Each type is further divided into sub-categories representing features that enable users to drive their business and reach their goals. This paper summarizes the quality attributes that may be considered as most important and relevant to each type of information system of the classification.

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  • Witold Suryn & Paul-Olivier Trudeau, 2012. "Information Systems Typology According to Quality Attributes," International Journal of Human Capital and Information Technology Professionals (IJHCITP), IGI Global, vol. 3(2), pages 16-24, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:igg:jhcitp:v:3:y:2012:i:2:p:16-24

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