1. Assess framework requirements for information systems integration processes
2. Explain the importance of establishing strategies for information sourcing strategies across various industries
3. Contrast system integration processes related to merger and acquisitions with integrating new technology with existing information systems
1.Antecedents of information systems sourcing strategies in U.S. hospitals: A longitudinal study (http://ezproxy.sckans.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=buh&AN=125996708&site=eds-live&scope=site)
2. Beyond integration readiness level (IRL): A multidimensional framework to facilitate the integration of system of systems. (http://ezproxy.sckans.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=126959401&site=eds-live&scope=site)
3. Understanding information systems integration deficiencies in mergers and acquisitions: A configurational perspective. (http://ezproxy.sckans.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=buh&AN=121235105&site=eds-live&scope=site)
Why would firms still pursue mergers and acquisitions if the integration of technology is difficult and the results unsatisfying?
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