Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Conference papers

Software Innovation Dynamics in CMSs and Its Impact on Enterprise Information Systems Development

Abstract : This paper reports the results of a prospective study on information system development trends. It is based on the observation that SMEs seek opportunities to endow their CMS-based IS with CRM, e-commerce and ERP/ERM functionalities. Using publicly-available release data, we investigated the dynamics of subsequent versions and new functionalities of the most popular open-source CMSs - Drupal, Joomla!, and WordPress. Special attention was paid to software innovations that make possible the use of CMS-based applications for typical EIS purposes. The software technology race was modelled by a system of quasi-linear stochastic equations with state variables describing the upgrade generation time. Two such models have been built and compared for the above CMSs. Trend extrapolation with vector autoregression allowed us to predict ERP-related functionality development prospects until 2025. We maintain that the deployment of CMS-based ERP/ERM may have a relevant impact on business models and strategic ICT alignment in SMEs.
Complete list of metadatas

Cited literature [21 references]  Display  Hide  Download

https://hal.inria.fr/hal-01630527
Contributor : Hal Ifip <>
Submitted on : Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 5:26:37 PM
Last modification on : Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 4:47:42 PM
Long-term archiving on: : Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 2:53:28 PM

File

432749_1_En_23_Chapter.pdf
Files produced by the author(s)

Licence


Distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Identifiers

Citation

Andrzej Skulimowski, Inez Badecka. Software Innovation Dynamics in CMSs and Its Impact on Enterprise Information Systems Development. 10th International Conference on Research and Practical Issues of Enterprise Information Systems (CONFENIS), Dec 2016, Vienna, Austria. pp.309-324, ⟨10.1007/978-3-319-49944-4_23⟩. ⟨hal-01630527⟩

Share

Metrics

Record views

301

Files downloads

284