Reference Architecture for Knowledge Management Strategy (KMS) Deployment
It is widely recognized that knowledge has become as a key component in sustainable socio-economic development. This paper explores the relationship between Enterprise Strategy and Knowledge Management (KM) deployment and argues that successful KM deployment requires a holistic architecture. Based on an industrial consulting project and an action research cycle, a three tier Reference Architecture (RA) for KM deployment is recommend, which addresses the strategic, core and deployment components of KM realization. The latter can be used for strategic KM initiative of enterprises.