DOI: https://doi.org/10.16925/in.v14i26.2455

Implicaciones de la estructura organizacional: Organizaciones como sistema de procesamiento de información

Juan Daniel Gómez Vesga, Luz Esperanza Bohórquez Arévalo, Diego Alejandro Sierra Pineda

Abstract


Introducción: el artículo de revisión es producto de la investigación “Implicaciones de la estructura organizacional: organizaciones como sistema de procesamiento de información”, desarrollada durante el 2017 en la Facultad de Ingeniería Industrial de la Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas.

Problema: en las organizaciones se evidencia que las estructuras jerárquicas son el paradigma predominante, a pesar de que investigaciones han mostrado la precariedad de este tipo de estructuras para el procesamiento de información.

Objetivo: identificar los rasgos que permitan comprender la empresa como un sistema de procesamiento de información ágil.

Metodología: se revisan los rasgos estructurales de los sistemas de procesamiento de información desde diferentes disciplinas. A partir de esta revisión se plantean las implicaciones de comprender a las organizaciones empresariales y en particular el diseño de la estructura como sistemas de procesamiento de información.

Resultado: se desarrolla una apreciación sobre las implicaciones de diseñar estructuras con mayor agilidad en el procesamiento de información para la ingeniería organizacional.

Conclusión: la comprensión de la organización empresarial, y en particular de la estructura como sistemas de procesamiento de información, ofrece una perspectiva ampliamente diferente del paradigma tradicional.

Originalidad: la investigación se encuentra en etapas tempranas y no existen modelos o evidencias empíricas frente a los planteamientos realizados. Los altos niveles de agilidad en la toma de decisiones que exhiben las disciplinas estudiadas, permiten proyectar importantes líneas de investigación al respecto.

Limitaciones: la propuesta se encuentra en la fase conceptual y requieren comprobación experimental.


Keywords


complejidad creciente; estructura organizacional; sistemas de procesamiento de información;

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