International Journal of Digital Strategy, Governance, and Business Transformation (IJDSGBT)

International Journal of Digital Strategy, Governance, and Business Transformation (IJDSGBT)

Formerly the International Journal of IT/Business Alignment and Governance (IJITBAG)
Editors-in-Chief: Wim Van Grembergen (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium), Steven De Haes (University of Antwerp – Antwerp Management School, Belgium) and Lazar Rusu (Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden)
Published: Semi-Annually |Established: 2020
|DOI: 10.4018/IJDSGBT

Description

The International Journal of Digital Strategy, Governance, and Business Transformation (IJDSGBT) focuses on digital strategy and governance issues within organizations in support of digital transformation. In this perspective, the emphasis is on how digital strategy as an organizational strategy creates value through the leverage of digital resources. Moreover, to succeed in digital transformation there is a need to have IT governance structures, processes, and relational mechanisms that support digital initiatives. This journal distributes leading research that is both academically executed and relevant for practice in the professional IT and business communities. The journal encourages practice-oriented research papers from academics, case studies, literature reviews, and reflective papers from practitioners. Both quantitative and qualitative research papers are welcome, and special attention is given to explorative research reports that leverage innovate research methodologies to explore new insights in the practitioners’ field and theory.

Topics Covered

  • Business-IT alignment
  • Business-IT relationships
  • COBIT, VALIT, ITIL, CMMI, and other best practices frameworks and models
  • Digital leadership
  • Digital strategy
  • IT governance and agility
  • IT governance and alignment for digital transformation
  • IT governance and business performance
  • IT governance roles of the board and executive management
  • IT governance structures, processes, and relational mechanisms
  • IT security governance
  • Organizational ambidexterity and IT governance relationship
  • Organizational culture and structure influence on IT governance and business-IT alignment
  • Practices and cases on IT governance and business-IT alignment influence on digital transformation
  • Sourcing governance

Mission and Scope

The mission of the International Journal of Digital Strategy, Governance, and Business Transformation (IJDSGBT) is to advance theory building and practice regarding digital strategy and governance issues in supporting digital transformation within organizations. This journal emphasizes how organizations promote the development of new digital strategies and governance models for driving organizations towards a successful digital transformation. This journal distributes leading research that is both academically executed and relevant for practice in the professional IT and business community.

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Submission

Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit their original empirical research articles 3,000-5,000 words in length. Interested authors must consult the journal's guidelines for manuscript submissions at http://www.igi-global.com/publish/contributor-resources/before-you-write/ prior to submission. All submitted articles will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis by no fewer than 3 members of the journalís Editorial Review Board and 1 Associate Editor. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers and at the sole discretion of the Editor-in-Chief.

All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

Wim Van Grembergen, Steven De Haes, and Lazar Rusu
Editors-in-Chief
International Journal of Digital Strategy, Governance, and Business Transformation (IJDSGBT)
Email: wim.vangrembergen@uantwerpen.be; steven.dehaes@uantwerpen.be; lrusu@dsv.su.se