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Publication type: Conference paper
Type of review: Peer review (abstract)
Title: The evolution of IS projects in manufacturing industries : the case of product lifecycle management
Authors: Holler, Manuel
Uebernickel, Falk
Brenner, Walter
DOI: 10.21256/zhaw-3373
Proceedings: Proceedings of the 51st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
Page(s): 4867
Pages to: 4876
Conference details: 51st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Waikoloa Village HI, USA, 3-6 January 2020
Issue Date: 2018
Publisher / Ed. Institution: University of Hawai'i at Manoa
Publisher / Ed. Institution: Honolulu
ISBN: 978-0-9981331-1-9
ISSN: 2572-6862
Language: English
Subjects: IS project; Product lifecycle management
Subject (DDC): 658.5: Production management
Abstract: In this paper, we explore the evolution of product lifecycle management information systems projects in manufacturing industries over time. There is critical need because initiated projects routinely fail in terms of time, budget, or quality to which the academic discourse has not given adequate consideration. Therefore, we build up on an in-depth case study within the project setting of a leading European automotive supplier kicked-off in January 2016. As central results, the paper provides insights (1) how product lifecycle management information systems projects develop over time, (2) what may be underlying causes, and (3) which implications on project management may be deduced. In view of the limitations by the applied case study research strategy, we illumine the specifics of these information systems projects for scholars. For project managers, an overview on essential developments and their implications supports the successful project execution.
Fulltext version: Published version
License (according to publishing contract): CC BY-NC-ND 4.0: Attribution - Non commercial - No derivatives 4.0 International
Departement: School of Management and Law
Organisational Unit: Institute of Marketing Management (IMM)
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