Theoretical Justification for IT Infrastructure Investments

  title={Theoretical Justification for IT Infrastructure Investments},
  author={Timothy R. Kayworth and Debabroto Chatterjee and Vallabh Sambamurthy},
  journal={Inf. Resour. Manag. J.},
The strategic importance of building highly capable information technology IT infrastructure has become a crucial management issue of the 1990s and beyond. However, in spite of the numerous benefits attributed to IT infrastructure, these claims remain unsubstantiated. This problem is due, in part, to inadequate conceptualizations of IT infrastructure and its measurement as well as a lack of theoretical frameworks for explaining its impacts. To address these problems, this paper proposes a… 
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