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Effects of IT on Enterprise Architecture, Governance, and Growth

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As technology continues to evolve in organizations, it is vital to understand the impact that these advances will have on different aspects of the business environment as well as the opportunity for further improvement. Effects of IT on Enterprise Architecture, Governance, and Growth explores the influence of emerging technology on different viewpoints associated with contemporary enterprise. Emphasizing an interdisciplinary approach to the comprehension of organizational structure and dynamics, this book is an inclusive reference source for enterprise analysts, business managers, and IT managers, as well as upper-level students interested in a new framework for understanding business enterprise in the new digital era.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
    1. Mission
    2. Coverage
  5. Dedication
  6. Preface
    1. ABOUT THE SUBJECT
    2. ORGANIZATION OF THE BOOK
    3. REFERENCES
  7. Acknowledgment
  8. Section 1: The Views of the Enterprise
    1. Chapter 1: The Economic View
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. THE NEOCLASSIC SCHOOL OF THE ENTERPRISE
      5. 4. THE THEORY OF TRANSACTION COSTS
      6. 5. THE THEORY OF OWNERSHIP RIGHTS
      7. 6. THE THEORY OF PRINCIPAL-AGENT
      8. 7. ALTERNATIVE APPROACHES
      9. REFERENCES
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 2: The Management View
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. SCIENTIFIC MANAGEMENT THEORY
      5. 4. ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGEMENT THEORY
      6. 5. BEHAVIORAL MANAGEMENT THEORY
      7. 6. MANAGEMENT SCIENCE THEORY
      8. 7. ORGANIZATIONAL ENVIRONMENT THEORY
      9. 8. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT
      10. REFERENCES
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 3: The Information Systems View
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. THE ORIGINS OF THE INFORMATION SYSTEMS DISCIPLINE
      5. 4. INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND ITS IDENTITY CRISIS
      6. 5. INFORMATION SYSTEMS STRATEGY
      7. REFERENCES
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    4. Chapter 4: A Unified View (Economic + Management + Information Systems)
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. JUSTIFYING A UNIFIED (INTERDISCIPLINARY) VIEW OF THE ENTERPRISE
      5. 4. THE AID (ANALYTICSIZE-INTEGRATE-DECIDE) MODEL: ITS ROOTS
      6. 5. THE AID MODEL: ITS MAIN CHARACTERISTICS
      7. 6. THE AGG (ARCHITECTURE-GOVERNANCE-GROWTH) MODEL
      8. REFERENCES
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  9. Section 2: Architecture of the Enterprise
    1. Chapter 5: The Enterprise Architecture Concept
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. DERIVATION OF THE ARCHITECTURAL CONCEPT
      5. 4. FROM INFORMATION SYSTEMS ARCHITECTURE TO ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE
      6. 5. FROM ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE TO MARKET ARCHITECTURE
      7. REFERENCES
      8. Key Terms and Definitions
    2. Chapter 6: The Corporate Architecture Dimension
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. MARKET ARCHITECTURE
      5. 4. CORPORATE ARCHITECTURE IN ALIGNMENT TO MARKET ARCHITECTURE
      6. REFERENCES
      7. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 7: The IT Architecture Dimension
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. THE SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE
      5. 4. HARDWARE ARCHITECTURE
      6. 5. COMMUNICATION ARCHITECTURE
      7. 6. DATA ARCHITECTURE
      8. REFERENCES
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  10. Section 3: Governance of Enterprise
    1. Chapter 8: The Concept of Governance
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. WHAT IS GOVERNANCE?
      5. 4. THE GOVERNANCE OF MARKETS AND AT THE NATIONAL AND FIRM LEVEL
      6. 5. THE ‘BAZAAR’ GOVERNANCE
      7. REFERENCES
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 9: The Corporate Governance Dimension
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE DEFINED
      5. 4. WHY SHOULD CORPORATE GOVERNANCE MATTER?
      6. 5. WHAT IS EXPECTED FROM CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN A PUBLIC POLICY PERSPECTIVE
      7. 6. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE RELATED TO THE MODEL OF OPEN INNOVATION
      8. REFERENCES
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 10: The IT Governance Dimension
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. WHAT IS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) GOVERNANCE?
      5. 4. MODELS OF BEST PRACTICES OF IT GOVERNANCE
      6. 5. IT GOVERNANCE IN FINANCIAL MARKETS
      7. REFERENCES
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  11. Section 4: Growth of the Enterprise
    1. Chapter 11: Models of Economic Growth and Models of the Growth of Enterprises
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. MODELS OF ECONOMIC GROWTH
      5. 4. MODELS OF THE GROWTH OF ENTERPRISES
      6. 5. MODERN ECONOMIC MODELS
      7. 6. IN DEFENSE OF THE ARCHITECTURE-GOVERNANCE-GROWTH MODEL
      8. REFERENCES
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 12: The Role of Innovation Management
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. THE ECONOMICS OF INNOVATION
      5. 4. ADVANCES IN TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION MANAGEMENT
      6. 5. INNOVATION MANAGEMENT IN PRACTICE
      7. REFERENCES
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  12. Section 5: Entrepreneurship in Complex IT Markets
    1. Chapter 13: Startups, Corporate Garage, High Growth Firms, and Their Entrepreneurial Environment
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. ENTREPRENEURSHIP: CONCEPT AND PERSPECTIVES
      5. 4. ENTREPRENEURSHIP VIA STARTUPS: A “CAMBRIAN MOMENT”
      6. 5. ENTREPRENEURSHIP VIA THE NEW CORPORATE GARAGE
      7. 6. ENTREPRENEURSHIP VIA THE HIGH-GROWTH FIRMS
      8. 7. THE ENTREPRENEURIAL ENVIRONMENT
      9. REFERENCES
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 14: The Essential Trinity
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. BACKGROUND
      4. 3. THE CONCEPTS OF ECOSYSTEM, PLATFORM, ARCHITECTURE
      5. 4. THE CASE OF THE IT INDUSTRY IN THE STATE OF PERNAMBUCO/BRAZIL
      6. 5. THE BRAZILIAN IT INDUSTRY: JUST A MULTITUDE OF ECOSYSTEMS OF ENTERPRISES AND RELATED ORGANIZATIONS
      7. REFERENCES
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 15: Final Considerations
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. WHAT HAS BEEN LEARNED ABOUT THE DIGITAL (OR DIGITALIZED) ENTERPRISE?
      3. 2. WHAT NEEDS TO BE LEARNED ABOUT THE DIGITAL (OR DIGITALIZED) ENTERPRISE?
      4. REFERENCES
      5. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  13. Compilation of References
  14. About the Contributor
  15. Related References