Factors affecting the buy vs build decision in large Australian organisations

@article{Hung2008FactorsAT,
  title={Factors affecting the buy vs build decision in large Australian organisations},
  author={Patrick C. K. Hung and Graham C. Low},
  journal={Journal of Information Technology},
  year={2008},
  volume={23},
  pages={118-131}
}
When developing an information system, organisations are faced with a fundamental choice: to buy a pre-developed package (potentially customise it or redesign/reengineer the business processes of the company concerned to fit the package), or to build the system in-house. Past literature has indicated the importance of the buy vs build decision to the organisation even suggesting that correctly managing the choice could be the key to managing IT. This research aims to identify the factors that… 

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