A Triple-Helix Model of Sustainable Government Information Infrastructure: Case Study of the eProcurement System in the Indonesian Public Sector

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Lack of sustainability is one of the problems in information system (IS) implementation in developing countries, such as Indonesia. More specifically, this is the case in eGovernment implementation. Using an interpretive research stance in a case study of the eProcurement system in the public sector, the study reveals that the concept of information infrastructure (II) can be used to understand the sustainability issue. Findings suggest that applying the concept of II in IS development and implementation can improve the sustainability of an IS in the public sector, especially one that is used across government agencies and levels. The paper proposes a triple-helix model of a government II composed of legal, managerial, and technical factors and recommends that these factors should be taken into account in an orchestrated fashion.


Local Government Government Agency Public Procurement Information Infrastructure Legal Factor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Information SystemsUniversity of AgderKristiansandNorway
  2. 2.Department of InformaticsUniversitas Islam IndonesiaYogyakartaIndonesia

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