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Understanding a lack of trust in Global Software Teams: a multiple‐case study

Nils Brede Moe, Darja Šmite
2008 Software Process: Improvement and Practice  
This article studies the key factors that cause a lack of trust and the effect of lacking trust and present data from four projects in which problems with trust were experienced.  ...  Many organizations have turned towards globally distributed software development (GSD) in their quest for cheap, higher-quality software that has a short development cycle.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We appreciate the input received from project managers and other members of the investigated projects in LatSoftware. We thank Chris Wright for proofreading and Torgeir Dingsøyr  ... 
doi:10.1002/spip.378 fatcat:mvukliehqrc7hilalyndsteype

Multiple Team Membership (MTM) Implementation in the Construction Industry at D.K.I Jakarta, Indonesia; A Case Study Analysis

Jennyamor Ramadhani, Ahyar Yuniawan
2021 Petra International Journal of Business Studies  
The purpose of this study is to explore the implementation of multiple team membership and the performance of workers as individuals and teams in the construction industry, especially in DKI Jakarta.  ...  This research employed qualitative research with a case study approach also used a structured interview method with purposive sampling of 20 workers.  ...  Because case studies can enable the examination of a phenomenon in its context by combining multiple data sources, they are employed.  ... 
doi:10.9744/ijbs.4.2.142-155 fatcat:t45wo6oshzcrdein2jx3am5iiy

Using Scrum in Distributed Agile Development: A Multiple Case Study

Maria Paasivaara, Sandra Durasiewicz, Casper Lassenius
2009 2009 Fourth IEEE International Conference on Global Software Engineering  
In this paper, we present findings from a multiple case study on agile practices in two small and one midsized distributed Scrum project.  ...  We performed a literature review on practices used in distri-2009 Fourth IEEE International Conference on Global Software Engineering 978-0-7695-3710-8/09 $25.00  ...  We also thank our case  ... 
doi:10.1109/icgse.2009.27 dblp:conf/icgse/PaasivaaraDL09 fatcat:tpzgtythgnfzbnpek2qejkhp7m


2007 Issues in Information Systems  
In particular, it deliberates upon the driving forces and obstacles of the offshore outsourcing. The viewpoints of the participating companies were researched using a multiple case study method.  ...  However, a novel finding of this present study is the use of a software house (broker) on the Finnish side that acts a buffer for other local firms with little or no experience in offshore outsourcing.  ...  Since a multiple case study design enhances the generalizability and reduces bias, this study uses a multiple case design.  ... 
doi:10.48009/2_iis_2007_499-515 fatcat:cyve5cr6jrga3bqybwrlij7k2e

Ten Heuristics from Applying Agile Practices across Different Distribution Scenarios: A Multiple-Case Study

Raoul Vallon, Thomas Grechenig
2016 Computer and Information Science  
We report on results of a four-year exploratory multiple-case study investigating the agile process implementation in three different distribution scenarios: within-city, within-country and within-continent  ...  In particular, the understanding of and adaptation to each development site's inherent challenges, travelling ambassadors/proxies between sites, and a balanced distribution of decision makers proved to  ...  The authors thank the participating organizations as well as the supporting investigators/researchers throughout the multiple-case study for their assistance in conducting the study and fruitful discussions  ... 
doi:10.5539/cis.v9n2p68 fatcat:hf5pmbqdgzfblfgtf4fgfksbym

Surviving Data Breaches: A Multiple Case Study Analysis

Nithya Shankar, Zareef Mohammed
2020 Journal of Comparative International Management  
A multiple case study approach is applied to this study, using secondary data from the case studies of Target, Anthem, and Yahoo data breaches.  ...  Our findings indicate that utilizing the dynamic capability framework and its orchestration processes of sensing, seizing, and transforming/reconfiguring the resource base worked favorably in the case  ...  Research Method We use a multiple case study approach from existing case studies to investigate how organizations recover from data breaches.  ... 
doi:10.7202/1071508ar fatcat:uj2c5hzky5avdnoitu2wrwce6y

How Enterprises Adopt Agile Forms of Organizational Design

Daniel Gerster, Christian Dremel, Walter Brenner, Prashant Kelker
2020 ACM SIGMIS Database the DATABASE for Advances in Information Systems  
With an exploratory study of fifteen global cases, we aim at examining how established enterprises adopt and scale agile forms of organizational design.  ...  The question of how to increase speed and flexibility in times of digital disruption is essential to almost any company.  ...  We have not observed other case study companies to discuss a similar setting. Consequently, CarCo-Drive was the only case study company developing software in a multiple cooperation partner setting.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3380799.3380807 fatcat:7pfeztpdxrdlff7cyxmrb6fchm

The impact of requirements on systems development speed: a multiple-case study in automotive

S. Magnus Ågren, Eric Knauss, Rogardt Heldal, Patrizio Pelliccione, Gösta Malmqvist, Jonas Bodén
2019 Requirements Engineering  
We start from a manager perspective, which we then complement with a more general perspective. We used a qualitative multiple-case study, organized in two steps.  ...  In particular, the needs of improving development speed are increasingly pushing companies in this domain toward new ways of developing software.  ...  We thank all respondents in the study for their valuable input during both rounds of interviews, and for clarifications where needed.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00766-019-00319-8 fatcat:6cxdb5fiord6ph2rjs2t3ofoaq

Collaborative traceability management: a multiple case study from the perspectives of organization, process, and culture

Rebekka Wohlrab, Eric Knauss, Jan-Philipp Steghöfer, Salome Maro, Anthony Anjorin, Patrizio Pelliccione
2018 Requirements Engineering  
In our multiple exploratory case study, we conducted semistructured interviews with 24 individuals from 15 industrial projects.  ...  The study reported in this paper aims to close this gap by investigating the relation of collaboration and traceability management, based on an understanding of characteristics of the development effort  ...  trust within the team and direct communication.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00766-018-0306-1 fatcat:7hgirnfpwrdrvexsfjgdflypku

Achieving Strategic Benefits from B2B eCommerce: A Multiple Case Study of the Australian Automobile Industry

Philip A. Collier, Stewart A. Leech, George Tanewski
2003 Bled eConference  
A model of strategic alignment is proposed and tested using multiple case studies in the Australian automotive industry.  ...  Indications from extant research that considers the determinants of EDI adoption are that when customer power is exercised, supplier benefits from B2B e-commerce are typically diminished in the short term  ...  partner with KPMG, for his assistance as a consultant to this project.  ... 
dblp:conf/bled/CollierLT03 fatcat:6sm64576vjgk7mvftkxxvyblua

Exploring the sustainability of perinatal audit in four district hospitals in the Western Cape, South Africa: a multiple case study approach

Mary Kinney, Anne-Marie Bergh, Natasha Rhoda, Robert Pattinson, Asha George
2022 BMJ Global Health  
This study set out to understand how and why a perinatal audit programme, a form of MPDSR, has sustained practice in South Africa from the perspectives of those engaged in implementation.MethodsA multiple  ...  case study design was carried out in four rural subdistricts of the Western Cape with over 10 years of implementing the programme.  ...  Problem Identification Programme coordinators, and the managers and staff in the four subdistricts.  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjgh-2022-009242 pmid:35738843 pmcid:PMC9226866 fatcat:rc6zltkxmfdenp63o54c4kazy4

System-wide lean implementation in health care: A multiple case study

Federica Centauri, Pamela Mazzocato, Stefano Villa, Marta Marsilio
2018 Health Services Management Research  
Purpose and methodology A multiple case study of three Italian hospitals is conducted with the aim to explore the organizational conditions that are relevant for an effective system-wide lean implementation  ...  healthcare delivery model in a process perspective; -alignment of the lean strategy with the hospital planning and control system; -direct involvement of healthcare professionals in lean projects.  ...  References Al-Balushi S., Sohal A.S., Singh P.J., Al Hajri A., Al Farsi Y.M. (2014), "Readiness factors for lean implementation in healthcare settings -a literature review", Journal of Health Organization  ... 
doi:10.1177/0951484818768226 pmid:29681169 fatcat:44irzl3r4rhtriyjmtk2ndjncy

Knowledge-intensive innovation management: A multiple case-study of local computer services companies

Bolisani Ettore, Scarso Enrico
2012 African Journal of Business Management  
Based on a comparative analysis of 21 companies located in the Northeast of Italy, it examined how the management of cognitive processes by KIBS can lead to the development of innovative services and,  ...  A better understanding of the ways KIBS companies work can help to clarify the mechanism that governs the diffusion of innovations into large scattered markets, and provides insights into the possible  ...  Given its exploratory aim, the research was carried out using a multiple case-study methodology (Yin, 2003) .  ... 
doi:10.5897/ajbm12.354 fatcat:wvird2ormjh2xndaeemfpwha7e

Domiciliary dentistry clinics: a multiple case study in the province of Quebec, Canada

N. Makansi, J. Rousseau, C. Bedos, Linda Gauthier, Laurent Morissette, Isabelle Ducharme, Claire Savage, Shahrokh Esfandiari, Richard Hovey, Mary Ellen Macdonald, Belinda Nicolau, Martine Lévesque (+9 others)
2021 BMC Health Services Research  
Therefore, the aim of this study was to understand how existing domiciliary dental services operate within a particular context. Methods We used a qualitative descriptive multiple case study design.  ...  We performed a qualitative content analysis using a deductive/inductive coding framework. Results We presented a detailed description of the physical and service features of the studied cases.  ...  Acknowledgements We would like to sincerely thank the mobile clinics' teams, the patients, and caregivers for participating in this study and welcoming the researchers into their domiciles.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12913-021-06788-4 pmid:34526032 fatcat:gwwedfosrnfrraayundr6dnbpy

Critical issues for employees in inter-municipal health care services: a multiple case study

Elisabeth Holen-Rabbersvik, Tom Roar Eikebrokk, Rune Werner Fensli, Elin Thygesen, Åshild Slettebø
2018 BMC Health Services Research  
Methods: A multiple qualitative case study was conducted with data from interviews, observation studies, a participant workshop and inter-municipal healthcare service project documents and reports.  ...  The study involved two districts in Norway and six cases including 17 informants.  ...  The funders did not contribute in the design of the study, in collection, analysis and interpretation of data, or in writing the manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12913-018-3586-8 fatcat:pskx25cwxzbb3fufpanrawhjsy
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