01 Oct 1997
To my understanding, anytime a big organisation has a major re-org, it will meet plenty of resistance, especially when there is turf war to begin with. It may also cause temporary performance setbacks due to the change in the way people work.
Executing the re-org itself will not happen overnight, and fire-fighting the implications may take them more than a year.
www.learning-org.com/97.09/0344.html (Referring to www.learning-org.com/97.10/0028.html)