IT Governance Mechanisms: A Literature Review

  title={IT Governance Mechanisms: A Literature Review},
  author={Rafael Almeida and Ruben Filipe de Sousa Pereira and Miguel Mira da Silva},
Nowadays information technology (IT) is present in all organizations. This pervasive use of technology has created a critical dependency on IT that calls for a specific focus on IT Governance (ITG). Organizations with effective governance have actively adopted a set of ITG mechanisms. However, ITG mechanisms are not well defined among the literature and in some cases there are incongruities in their definition. In this paper we intend to perform a literature review (LR) in order to elicit which… CONTINUE READING