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Volker Wulf, Volkmar Pipek, David Randall, Markus Rohde, Kjeld Schmidt, and Gunnar Stevens

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780198733249

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2018

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780198733249.001.0001

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Enabling Users of Enterprise Systems to Mash Up Resources and Develop Widgets

Enabling Users of Enterprise Systems to Mash Up Resources and Develop Widgets

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(p.421) 13 Enabling Users of Enterprise Systems to Mash Up Resources and Develop Widgets
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Socio-Informatics
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Michael Spahn

Julian Dax

Fahri Yetim

Volkmar Pipek

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198733249.003.0014

Companies operating in a dynamic environment need to continuously adapt their information systems to changing business processes and associated information needs. Viewed from a microperspective, business users are managing and executing business processes with standard enterprise resource planning systems (ERPs) based on service-oriented architectures on a daily basis but are often not able to adapt the software they use to their individual needs and working practices. This chapter presents the development and evaluation of a prototypic environment that enables users to create enterprise widgets, such as enterprise mash-ups, with tailorability (i.e., they can be tailored to the users’ personal information needs), without the users needing programming knowledge. This environment allows the mashing up of enterprise resources via a lightweight visual-design technique. The evaluation of the prototype in business contexts indicates its usefulness and usability.

Keywords:   ERP, widget, enterprise mash-up, tailorability, visual design

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