Enterprise system lifecycle-wide innovation - research in progress
Lokuge, Sachithra & Sedera, Darshana (2014) Enterprise system lifecycle-wide innovation - research in progress. In Proceedings of the Twentieth Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2014), Association for Information Systems, Savannah, Georgia, The United States of America, pp. 1-11.
Enterprise Systems purport to bring innovation to organizations. Yet, no past studies, neither from innovation nor from ES disciplines have merged their knowledge to understand how ES could facilitate lifecycle-wide innovation. Therefore, this study forms conceptual bridge between the two disciplines. In this research, we seek to understand how ES could facilitate innovation across its lifecycle phases. We associate classifications of innovation such as radical vs. incremental, administrative vs. technical innovation with the three phases of ES lifecycle. We introduce Continuous Restrained Innovation (CRI) as a new type of innovation specific to ES, considering restraints of technology, business processes and organization. Our empirical data collection at the implementation phase, using data from both the client and implementation partner, shows preliminary evidence of CRI. In addition, we state that both parties consider the implementation of ES as a radical innovation yet, are less interest in seeking further innovations through the system.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Enterprise Systems, Innovation, Continuous restrained innovation, Enterprise systems lifecycle|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Information Systems
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Deposited On:||30 Jul 2014 23:33|
|Last Modified:||31 Jul 2014 22:39|
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