Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.

Lecture Notes in Informatics

Business Information Systems, 9th International Conference on Business Information Systems (BIS 2006), May 31-June 2 2006, Klagenfurt, Austria P-85, 224-229 (2006).



Witold Abramowicz, Heinrich C. Mayr (eds.)


Challenges in IS evolution benefit assessment

Irja Kankaanpää , Jussi Koskinen , Tero Tilus , Henna Sivula , Heikki Lintinen and Jarmo J. Ahonen


In this paper, the challenges of information system evolution benefit assessment are reviewed. Classical investment criteria and their advantages and disadvantages with respect to evolution options assessment are studied. The following potential challenges in evolution investment decision making were identified: selecting a proper analysis method, acquisition of suitable metrics and follow-up data, and valuation of the results. A preliminary framework, ISEBA, was developed to address these challenges.

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