Journal Contents: International Journal of IT/Business Alignment and Governance (IJITBAG)

Volume 8 (2017)
Issue 1
Editorial Preface
Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp, Antwerp Management School, Antwerp, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (University of Antwerp, Antwerp Management School, Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 1
Socio-Technical Punctuated Equilibrium Model Enhanced with Social Network Theory: As the Descriptor of Changes in the Equilibria of CIO Work (pages 1-16)
Tomi Dahlberg (University of Turku, Turku School of Economics, Turku, Finland), Päivi Hokkanen (University of Turku, Turku School of Economics, Turku, Finland), Mike Newman (University of Turku, Turku School of Economics, Turku, Finland)
Article 2
Examining Cross-Domain Alignment: The Correlation of Business Strategy, IT Management, and IT Business Value (pages 17-31)
Anna Wiedemann (Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences, Neu-Ulm, Germany), Heiko Gewald (Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences, Neu-Ulm, Germany)
Article 3
CIO Perspectives on Organizational Learning within the Context of IT Governance (pages 32-47)
Koen De Maere (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp - Antwerp Management School, Antwerp, Belgium), Michael von Kutzschenbach (FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, Basel, Switzerland)
Article 4
Continuous Business Case Usage in the Context of a Strategic IT Enabled Investment at Rabobank (pages 48-64)
Kim Maes (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp - Antwerp Management School, Antwerp, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Tim Huygh (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Jos Maaswinkel (Rabobank International Direct Banking, Utrecht, Netherlands)
Issue 2
Article 1
Configurations of Information Technology Governance Practices and Business Unit Performance (pages 1-27)
Afaf Tabach (Higher Colleges of Technology, United Arab Emirates), Anne-Marie Croteau (Concordia University, Canada)
Article 2
On Exploring Research Methods for Business Information Security Alignment and Artefact Engineering (pages 28-41)
Yuri Bobbert (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium & Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands & NOVI University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht, Netherlands)
Article 3
The Role of Culture in IT Governance Five Focus Areas: A Literature Review (pages 42-61)
Parisa Aasi (Stockholm University, Kista, Sweden), Lazar Rusu (Department of Computer Science and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University, Kista, Sweden), Dragos Vieru (TELUQ University Montreal, Canada)
Article 4
How IT Governance Practices Contribute to Inter-Municipal ICT Cooperation and Its Benefits: Indeed, “The Emperor Has No Clothes” (pages 62-79)
Tomi Dahlberg (Åbo Akademi University and Turku School of Economics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland), Ari Helin (Turku School of Economics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland)
Volume 7 (2016)
Issue 1
Article 1
How Business Strategy and Technology Impact the Role and the Tasks of CIOs: An Evolutionary Model (pages 1-19)
Tomi Dahlberg (Åbo Akademi University and Turku School of Economics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland), Päivi Hokkanen (Turku School of Economics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland), Mike Newman (Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK and Turku School of Economics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland)
Article 2
Exploring the Research Domain of IT Governance in the SME Context (pages 20-35)
Tim Huygh (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Steven De Haes (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 3
The Architect's Role in Business-IT Alignment (pages 36-49)
Jens Mosthaf (Schwarz Dienstleistung, Neckarsulm, Germany), Heinz-Theo Wagner (German Graduate School of Management and Law, Heilbronn, Germany)
Article 4
Adoption and Impact of IT Governance and Management Practices: A COBIT 5 Perspective (pages 50-72)
Steven De Haes (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Tim Huygh (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Anant Joshi (Maastricht School of Business & Economics, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Issue 2
Article 1
Taking up Three Challenges to Business-IT Alignment Research by the Use of Activity Theory (pages 1-21)
Andy Weeger (Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences, Neu-Ulm, Germany), Ulrich Haase (University of Bamberg, Bamberg, Germany)
Article 2
Information Technology Governance Adoption: Understanding its Expectations Through the Lens of Organizational Citizenship (pages 22-32)
Edimara Mezzomo Luciano (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil), Guilherme Costa Wiedenhöft (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil), Marie Anne Macadar (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil), Fabio Pinheiro dos Santos (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil)
Article 3
The Influence of Organizational Politics on Business-IT Alignment (pages 33-48)
Ilkka Ritola (Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden), Rokas Siugzda (Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden), Lazar Rusu (Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden)
Article 4
Improving the Quality of the COBIT 5 Goals Cascade as an IT Process Prioritisation Mechanism (pages 49-69)
Dirk Steuperaert (University of Antwerpen, Antwerp & Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium)
Volume 6 (2015)
Issue 1
Article 1
Pertinence and Feasibility of a Unifying Holistic Approach of IT Governance (pages 1-15)
Mohamed Makhlouf (KEDGE Business School, Talence, France), Oihab Allal-Cherif (KEDGE Business School, Talence, France)
Article 2
Success of IT Deployment: The Role of IT Investment Consistency (pages 16-32)
Tomi Dahlberg (School of Business, Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland & School of Economics, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland), Hannu Kivijärvi (School of Business, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland), Timo Saarinen (School of Business, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland)
Article 3
IT Governance Framework Applied to SMEs (pages 33-49)
François Bergeron (TELUQ/Université du Québec, Québec City, Québec, Canada), Anne-Marie Croteau (Concordia University, Montreal, Québec, Canada), Sylvestre Uwizeyemungu (Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada), Louis Raymond (Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada)
Article 4
Organizational Structure vs. Capabilities: Examining Critical Success Factors for Managing IT Service Delivery (pages 50-70)
Anna Wiedemann (NTT DATA, Munich, Germany), Andy Weeger (Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences, Neu-Ulm, Germany), Heiko Gewald (Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences, Neu-Ulm, Germany)
Issue 2
Article 1
The Impact of IT Governance Practices on Strategic Alignment (pages 1-13)
Kari Hiekkanen (Aalto University, Aalto, Finland)
Article 2
Exploring the Business Case Process for IT enabled Investments (pages 14-30)
Kim Maes (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Steven De Haes (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 3
Strategic and Tactical Business-IT Alignment Barriers in Organizations Acting in Sweden (pages 31-55)
Mohamed El-Mekawy (Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, DSV, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden), Lazar Rusu (Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden), Erik Perjons (Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden), Karl-Johan Sedvall (Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden), Murat Ekici (Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden)
Article 4
Understanding the Dimensions of IT Governance Culture (pages 56-66)
Bruce Rowlands (School of ICT, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia), Steven De Haes (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Volume 5 (2014)
Issue 1
Article 1
Business/IT Alignment through IT Governance Patterns in Portuguese Healthcare (pages 1-15)
Ruben Pereira (Department of Computer Science, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal), Miguel Mira da Silva (Department of Computer Science, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal), Luís Velez Lapão (Collaborating Center for Health Workforce Policy and Planning, Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal)
Article 2
Understanding the Association between IT Governance Maturity and IT Governance Disclosure (pages 16-33)
Stefan Bünten (Generali Deutschland Informatik Services GmbH, Aachen, Germany), Anant Joshi (Department of Organization and Strategy, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands), Steven De Haes (Antwerp Management School,University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 3
Culture Influence on IT Governance: What We Have Learned? (pages 34-49)
Parisa Aasi (Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden), Lazar Rusu (Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden), Shengnan Han (Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden)
Article 4
Understanding Outsourcing Risk Factors Based on Modularity: The BSKYB Case (pages 50-66)
Philip Huysmans (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Peter De Bruyn (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Shazdada Benazeer (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Alain De Beuckelaer (Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands), Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Jan Verelst (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Issue 2
Article 1
A Fuzzy TOPSIS based Approach for ITSM Software Selection (pages 1-26)
Saeed Rouhani (Faculty of Management, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran), Ahad Zare Ravasan (Department of Industrial Management, Allameh Tabataba'i University, Tehran, Iran)
Article 2
Business/IT Alignment in Two Sided Markets: A Study of COBIT 5 for Internet Based Business Models (pages 27-43)
Yannick Bartens (University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany), Frederik Schulte (University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany), Stefan Voß (University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany)
Article 3
Enterprise Modeling for Business and IT Alignment: Challenges and Recommendations (pages 44-69)
Julia Kaidalova (Jönköping University, Jönköping, Sweden), Ulf Siegerroth (Jönköping University, Jönköping, Sweden), Elżbieta Bukowska (Poznan University of Economics, Poznan, Poland), Nikolay Shilov (SPIIRAS, St. Petersburg, Russia)
Article 4
On the Imperative Solicitude for Evolvability Evaluation in Value Management (pages 70-87)
Kim Maes (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Peter De Bruyn (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Gilles Oorts (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Philip Huysmans (University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Volume 4 (2013)
Issue 1
Article 1
Enterprise Architecture: A Snapshot from Practice (pages 1-10)
Michael Clarke (Actica Consulting Ltd, Guildford, UK), Jon G. Hall (Department of Computing, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK), Lucia Rapanotti (Department of Computing, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK)
Article 2
Best Practices in Software Maintenance Projects (pages 11-26)
Sanjay Mohapatra (Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India)
Article 3
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Information Security Governance Practices in Developing Nations: A Case of Ghana (pages 27-43)
Winfred Yaokumah (Department of Information Technology, Pentecost University College, Accra, Ghana)
Article 4
The Benefits Management and Balanced Scorecard Strategy Map: How They Match (pages 44-54)
Jorge Gomes (Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG-UTL), Lisbon, Portugal), Mário Romão (ISCTE– University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL), Lisbon, Portugal), Mário Caldeira (Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG-UTL), Lisbon, Portugal)
Issue 2
Article 1
IT Governance in Higher Education Institutions in Abu Dhabi, UAE (pages 1-18)
Racha Ajami (United Arab Emirates University, UAE), Nabeel Al-Qirim (Faculty of Information Technology, UAE University, Al-Ain, UAE)
Article 2
Improvement of the Organizational Performance through Compliance with Best Practices in Abu-Dhabi (pages 19-36)
Zoheir Ezziane (The Wharton Entrepreneurship and Family Business Research Centre (University of Pennsylvania), Abu Dhabi, UAE & Higher Colleges of Technology, Al Ain, UAE), Abdulla Al Shamisi (Al Ain Women’s College, Higher Colleges of Technology, Al Ain, UAE)
Article 3
Investigating a Process Approach on Business Cases: An Exploratory Case Study at Barco (pages 37-53)
Kim Maes (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Steven De Haes (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (Antwerp Management School, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 4
Networked Business Process Management (pages 54-82)
Paul Grefen (Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands)
Volume 3 (2012)
Issue 1
Article 1
An Organizational Culture Perspective in Business-IT Alignment (pages 1-26)
Mohamed El-Mekawy (Stockholm University, Sweden), Ehsan Kaboudvand (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden), Lazar Rusu (Stockholm University, Sweden)
Article 2
Inter-Organizational Governance of Information Technology: Learning from a Global Multi-Business-Unit Environment (pages 27-46)
Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Dirk Gemke (KLM, The Netherlands), John Thorp (The Thorp Network, Canada)
Article 3
IT Value Management as a Vehicle to Unleash the Business Value from IT Enabled Investments: A Literature Study (pages 47-62)
Kim Maes (Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium)
Article 4
Finding Balanced Scorecards for Business Driven IT Service Portfolio Management: A Literature Review (pages 63-78)
Andreas Györy (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland), Anne Cleven (A² Research and University of St. Gallen, Switzerland), Falk Uebernickel (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland), Walter Brenner (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland)
Issue 2
Article 1
State of ICT-Business Alignment: A Case of Zimbabwe (pages 1-20)
Owen Kufandirimbwa (Department of Computer Science, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe), Gilford Hapanyengwi (Department of Computer Science, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe), Gabriel Kabanda (Department of Computer Science, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe)
Article 2
A Context and Content Reflection on Business-IT Alignment Research (pages 21-37)
John Joe Parappallil (Information Management and Information Systems Group, University of Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany), Novica Zarvic (Information Management and Information Systems Group, University of Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany), Oliver Thomas (Information Management and Information Systems Group, University of Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany)
Article 3
Improving Enterprise Architecture Evaluation Based on Concepts from the Normalized Systems Theory (pages 38-50)
Philip Huysmans (Department of Management Information Systems, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium), Jan Verelst (Department of Management Information Systems, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 4
An Academic Exploration into the Core Principles and Building Blocks of COBIT 5 (pages 51-63)
Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium)
Volume 2 (2011)
Issue 1
Article 1
Engaging in Turbulent Times: Direction Setting for Business and IT Alignment (pages 1-15)
Stijn Viaene (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School, Belgium), Steven De Hertogh (Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School, Belgium, and University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands), Olivier Jolyon (Deloitte Consulting, Belgium)
Article 3
Attributes of Communication Quality in Business Process Outsourcing Relationships: Perspectives from India-Based Insourcing Managers (pages 35-55)
Arjan J. Knol (University of Groningen, The Netherlands), Egon Berghout (University of Groningen, The Netherlands), Albert Boonstra (University of Groningen, The Netherlands)
Issue 2
Article 1
A Multisourcing Maturity Model as an IT Governance Mechanism for Business Groups (pages 1-14)
Thomas Ph. Herz (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland), Florian Hamel (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland), Falk Uebernickel (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland), Walter Brenner (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland)
Article 2
The Social Antecedents of Business/IT Alignment: Reviewing the Role of Social Network Structure in Alignment Research (pages 15-32)
Katja Walentowitz (University of Bamberg, Germany), Daniel Beimborn (University of Bamberg, Germany)
Article 3
A Governance Mechanisms Framework for Multisourcing in Business Groups (pages 33-47)
Thomas Ph. Herz (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland), Florian Hamel (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland), Falk Uebernickel (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland), Walter Brenner (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland)
Article 4
The Impact of IT Resources on the IT Business Value: Evidence From a Systematic Literature Review (pages 48-62)
Janusch Patas (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Germany), Jens Bartenschlager (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Germany), Matthias Goeken (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Germany)
Volume 1 (2010)
Issue 1
Article 1
A Research Journey into Enterprise Governance of IT, Business/IT Alignment and Value Creation (pages 1-13)
Wim Van Grembergen (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium)
Article 2
Analysing the Impact of Enterprise Governance of IT Practices on Business Performance (pages 14-38)
Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium)
Article 3
Linking the Strategic Importance of ICT with Investment in Business-ICT Alignment: An Explorative Framework (pages 39-57)
Bjorn Cumps (Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium), Stijn Viaene (Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium), Guido Dedene (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and University of Amsterdam Business School, The Netherlands)
Article 4
Structuring SOA Governance (pages 58-75)
Michael Niemann (Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany), André Miede (Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany), Wolfgang Johannsen (Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany), Nicolas Repp (Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany), Ralf Steinmetz (Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany)
Issue 2
Article 1
Professional Analysts and the Ongoing Construction of IT Governance (pages 1-12)
Johan Magnusson (University of Gothenburg, Sweden)
Article 2
IT Governance: An Alignment Maturity Perspective (pages 13-25)
Jerry Luftman (Stevens Institute of Technology, USA), Tal Ben-Zvi (Stevens Institute of Technology, USA), Rajeev Dwivedi (Stevens Institue of Technology, USA), Eduardo Henrique Rigoni (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
Article 3
Explorative Study on the Influence of National Cultures on Business/IT Alignment Maturity (pages 26-45)
A.J.Gilbert Silvius (Utrecht University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands), Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium)
Article 4
Prioritising and Linking Business Goals and IT Goals in the Financial Sector (pages 46-66)
Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Wim Van Grembergen (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium)
Issue 3
Article 1
Aligning IT/IS with Business Strategy Re-Visited: A View from Complex Adaptive Systems (pages 1-18)
Kevin Grant (Glasgow Caledonian University, UK), Ray Hackney (Brunel University, UK), David Edgar (Glasgow Caledonian University, UK)
Article 2
The Viable Governance Model: A Theoretical Model for the Corporate Governance of IT (pages 19-35)
Edward Lewis (University of New South Wales at Australian Defence Force Academy, Australia), Gary Millar (University of New South Wales at Australian Defence Force Academy, Australia)
Article 3
A Conceptual Model for Aligning IT Valuation Methods (pages 36-54)
J. Gilbert Silvius (Utrecht University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands)
Article 4
Improving the Organizational Integration of IT Governance Tools: An Explorative Study (pages 55-68)
Hauke Heier (Accenture, USA), Hans P. Borgman (Leiden University, The Netherlands)
Issue 4
Article 1
The Adoption of Open Source Desktop Software: A Qualitative Study of Belgian Organizations (pages 1-17)
Kris Ven (University of Antwerp, Belgium), Geert Van Kerckhoven (University of Antwerp, Belgium), Jan Verelst (University of Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 2
A Research Journey into Maturing the Business Information Security of Mid Market Organizations (pages 18-39)
Yuri Bobbert (University of Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Hans Mulder (University of Antwerp Management School, Belgium)
Article 3
Detection of Strategies in IT Organizations through an Integrated IT Compliance Model (pages 40-57)
Antonio Folgueras Marcos (Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain), José Carlos Alva Tello (Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain), Belén Ruiz-Mezcua (Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain), Ángel García Crespo (Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain)