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Information systems assimilation in Indian firms : an examination of strategic and organizational imperatives. / Tarafdar, Monideepa; Vaidya, Sanjiv D.

In: Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 15, No. 4, 12.2006, p. 293-326.

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Tarafdar, Monideepa ; Vaidya, Sanjiv D. / Information systems assimilation in Indian firms : an examination of strategic and organizational imperatives. In: Journal of Strategic Information Systems. 2006 ; Vol. 15, No. 4. pp. 293-326.

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