Locating packaged software in information systems research
Light, Ben & Sawyer, Steve (2007) Locating packaged software in information systems research. European Journal of Information Systems, 16(5), pp. 527-530.
The papers in this issue focus our attention to packaged software as an increasingly important, but still relatively poorly understood phenomena in the information systems research community. The topic is not new: Lucas et al. (1988) wrote a provocative piece focused on the issues with implementing packaged software. A decade later, Carmel (1997) argued that packaged software was both ideally suited for American entrepreneurial activity and rapidly growing. The information systems research community, however, has moved more slowly to engage this change (e.g., Sawyer, 2001). The papers in this special issue represent a significant step in better engaging the issues of packaged software relative to information systems research, and highlighting opportunities for additional relevant research.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||An Issue including Special Section on Locating Packaged Software|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES (200100)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 Palgrave Macmillan Ltd.|
|Deposited On:||31 Aug 2014 22:36|
|Last Modified:||27 Jul 2016 14:11|
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