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Using enterprise architecture artefacts in an organisation. / Niemi, Eetu; Pekkola, Samuli.

In: Enterprise Information Systems, Vol. 11, No. 3, 2017, p. 313-338.

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Niemi, E & Pekkola, S 2017, 'Using enterprise architecture artefacts in an organisation', Enterprise Information Systems, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 313-338. https://doi.org/10.1080/17517575.2015.1048831

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Niemi, Eetu ; Pekkola, Samuli. / Using enterprise architecture artefacts in an organisation. In: Enterprise Information Systems. 2017 ; Vol. 11, No. 3. pp. 313-338.

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