Dilemmas in Enterprise Architecture Research and Practice from a Perspective of Feral Information Systems

  title={Dilemmas in Enterprise Architecture Research and Practice from a Perspective of Feral Information Systems},
  author={Torben Tambo and Lars B{\ae}kgaard},
  journal={2013 17th IEEE International Enterprise Distributed Object Computing Conference Workshops},
This paper is presenting a discussion of feral information systems (FIS) in relationship to enterprise architecture (EA) thereby aiming to better qualify the architectural understanding of information systems not in line with corporate IT/IS strategy and policies. A qualitative and case-based approach is used as empirical foundation of this paper. With users developing own IS, classical strategy-based EA approaches are challenged. Identifying FIS can strongly improve insight into organizational… CONTINUE READING


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