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Business Information Systems

Aligning IT and Business

Fostering Organizational Performance, Employees' Commitment and Quality of Management Methods

Authors: Tworek, Katarzyna

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  • Presents a comprehensive description of a verified and validated framework for the analysis of IT solutions in organizations
  • Discusses the impact of IT solutions on various management methods in organizations
  • Includes empirical research on the alignment of IT and business from organizations in Switzerland and Poland
  • Introduces roadmaps for boosting employees' commitment and organizational performance on the basis of IT reliability
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This book examines the interplay between IT solutions and specific management methods in organizations. In particular, it assesses the impact of IT reliability on factors like employees’ commitment and organizational performance. After developing the necessary theoretical foundation, the book presents a framework for aligning IT solutions with a number of specific management methods in organizations. In addition, it demonstrates the extent to which IT reliability can be an indicator for this alignment, and discusses the impact on employees’ commitment and organizational performance under various management methods. Case studies from organizations in Switzerland and Poland help to illustrate the findings. In closing, the book presents roadmaps for improving IT and business alignment so as to achieve higher commitment and better results.

About the authors

Katarzyna Tworek Ph.D. works as an assistant professor at Wrocław University of Science and Technology, in the Department of Organizational Management and Development. Her Ph.D. examined the influence of information technology on organizational structure. Currently she is working on the model of of IT reliability in organization, examining its potential for evaluation of IT – business alignment.

Table of contents (5 chapters)

Table of contents (5 chapters)

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eBook $89.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Aligning IT and Business
Book Subtitle
Fostering Organizational Performance, Employees' Commitment and Quality of Management Methods
Authors
Series Title
Business Information Systems
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-11563-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-11563-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-11562-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 221
Number of Illustrations
30 b/w illustrations
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