IT governance adoption in Malaysia : a preliminary investigation
Othman, Mohd Fairuz Iskandar, Chan, Taizan, & Foo, Ernest (2011) IT governance adoption in Malaysia : a preliminary investigation. In Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS 2011), 29 November - 2 December 2011, Sydney Law School, Sydney, NSW.
IT Governance (ITG) adoption remains a relevant topic of study. While extensive research has been done looking into the drivers and critical success factors of ITG practice, there seems to be a lack of interest in identifying the barriers to its adoption. This study reports on a survey conducted to first: provide some primary data that suggest ITG adoption and maturity levels are still low, especially in a developing country like Malaysia; and second: to provide initial empirical support for model development. Results obtained supported our assumptions that: (1) ITG adoption and maturity levels are still relatively low in Malaysia, therefore justifying Malaysia as a suitable case; (2) organizational factors, environmental factors and characteristics of the innovation as identified from the literature may serve as possible barriers to adoption.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||IT Governance practice, barriers, incremental management innovation, Malaysia|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600) > Information Systems Organisation (080610)|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Current > Schools > School of Information Systems
Past > Institutes > Information Security Institute
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2011 The Authors|
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|Deposited On:||01 May 2012 22:38|
|Last Modified:||02 May 2012 03:52|
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