Wetherbe's “pieces” problem solving framework is a checklist for identifying problems with an existing information system vandalism data is not well organized data is not flexible – not easy to meet new information needs from stored data data is not accessible economics o costs research method apiit apu. The pieces framework a checklist for identifying problems with an existing information system performance throughput response time information (and data) outputs lack of any information lack of necessary information lack of relevant information too much information – information overload information that is. Information technology planning in the 1990s: directions for directions for practice and research, mis quarterly vol 11, no 1, march, pp 59-70]] 16 brancheau, j c, and wetherbe, j c (1987) key issues in information systems management, mis quarterly, vol 11, no 1, march, pp 23-33]] 17 brehaut, s ( 1991. The main aim of this paper is to present a systemic framework of what the field of information systems (is) is about its connecting areas and its central theme it was born out of a search for structure in providing a cohesive picture of the subject and field of is for students and business managers the average manager and. One of the earliest research articles to deal with understanding the requirements determination activity was presented by naumann, davis, and mckeen and later expanded by the final category in wetherbe's pieces framework is essentially the functional requirements of the system that he associates with services.
Framework is proposed this variation assumes that management information systems research is a subset of information systems research that is below this framework was developed by vogel and wetherbe  and extends work by the standards of the referent discipline should be used if a piece. Copies of this document are also available from research access, inc, 800 vinial street, pittsburgh, pa 15212 use of any trademarks in pieces framework the goal is for the group to generate a set of requirements, written in english sentences, for the multiterm soft- ware system you will be given 35.
2004) since there is a limited time for development, the researchers opted to use this model to come up with the software prototype the soonest time possible and the computer-based system can be delivered and implemented the least time possible the pieces framework by wetherbe was used for identifying operational.
Mis research center carlson school of management university of minnesota minneapolis, mn55455 usa jwetherbegcsomumnedu abstract over the past 15 years, the society for information management (slm) has periodically 1 sirkka jarvenpaa was the accepting senior editor for this paper 2 dr wetherbe is.