An Agency Theory View of the Management of End-User Computing (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from An Agency Theory View of the Management of End-User Computing Decentralized computing. Defined here as the transfer of control from centralized IS departments to end-user or functional departments, has continued to grow in scope and in degree (arthur Andersen The decentralization of computing cannot be explained simply by examining the economics of the production of information services. If that were true, one might witness the growth of distributed computing as distinguished from decentralized computing. Distributed computing is defined as the location of hardware, software and personnel at. Various sites throughout the organization with the important provision that control decision rights remain vested in a central authority. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 46 pages
- 152 x 229 x 3mm | 77g
- 27 Feb 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 5 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white