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How to assess your IT investment : a study of methods and practice

Author: Barbara Farbey; F W Land; David Targett
Publisher: Oxford : Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A useful framework for managers making investment decisions in IT projects. The authors show that the characteristics of a project and its organizational environment affect the way investment  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Farbey; F W Land; David Targett
ISBN: 0750606541 9780750606547
OCLC Number: 29255974
Notes: "Published in association with Management today."
Description: ix, 158 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Information technology: the role of evaluation --
2. Information technology: why evaluate? --
3. The great information systems benefit hunt --
4. How investments are evaluated in practice --
5. Case studies of evaluation in practice --
6. Lessons from elsewhere --
7. Evaluation methods: quantification and comparison --
8. Evaluation methods: exploratory and experimental techniques --
9. Different types of project --
10. Further factors affecting evaluation --
11. Matching an IT investment with an appropriate evaluation method --
12. Concluding thoughts.
Other Titles: IT investment
Responsibility: Barbara Farbey, Frank Land, and David Targett.

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