Barriers to information technology governance adoption : a preliminary empirical investigation
Othman, Mohd Fairuz Iskandar, Chan, Taizan, Foo, Ernest, Nelson, Karen J., & Timbrell, Gregory T. (2011) Barriers to information technology governance adoption : a preliminary empirical investigation. In Soliman, Khalid S. (Ed.) Proceedings of 15th International Business Information Management Association Conference, Cairo, Egypt, pp. 1771-1787.
The adoption of IT Governance (ITG) continues to be an important topic for research. Many researchers have focused their attention on how these practices are currently being implemented in the many diverse areas and industries. Literature shows that a majority of these studies have only been based on industries and organizations in developed countries. There exist very few researches that look specifically within the context of a developing country. Furthermore, there seems to be a lack of research on identifying the barriers or inhibitors to IT Governance adoption within the context of an emerging yet still developing Asian country. This research sets out to justify, substantiate and improve on a priori model developed to study the barriers to the adoption of ITG practice using qualitative data obtained through a series of semi-structured interviews conducted on organizations in Malaysia.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Information Technology Governance, Barriers, Innovation, Malaysia|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600)|
|Divisions:||Past > Schools > Computer Science
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Past > Schools > Information Systems
Past > Institutes > Information Security Institute
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2010 please consult the authors|
|Deposited On:||25 Aug 2011 01:06|
|Last Modified:||27 Aug 2011 06:09|
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