Six types of IT-business strategic alignment: an investigation of the constructs and their measurement

@article{Gerow2015SixTO,
  title={Six types of IT-business strategic alignment: an investigation of the constructs and their measurement},
  author={Jennifer E. Gerow and Jason Bennett Thatcher and Varun Grover},
  journal={EJIS},
  year={2015},
  volume={24},
  pages={465-491}
}
Received: 24 October 2012 Revised: 07 February 2014 Accepted: 28 February 2014 Abstract Top management has been concerned with IT-business strategic alignment (hereafter referred to as alignment) for the past 30 years. Consequently, alignment researchers have developed many models to explain how alignment generates value for firms. However, these models use inconsistent definitions and measures of alignment, which has led to conflicting results and has potentially inhibited the progress of… CONTINUE READING