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13 years 2 months ago
The MACODO organization model for context-driven dynamic agent organizations
stractions that support application developers to describe dynamic organizations. The organization model is part of an integrated approach, called MACODO: Middleware Architecture f...
Danny Weyns, Robrecht Haesevoets, Alexander Helleb...
172views Education» more  FECS 2009»
13 years 5 months ago
Using Interface Inheritance to Structure the Data Structures Course
Traditional instruction in the first data structures course treats object-oriented inheritance and polymorphism as isolated topics if at all. Course organization is an exploration...
Dale Parson, Daniel Spiegel
13 years 5 months ago
Process Diagnostics: A Method Based on Process Mining
As organizations change, their information systems can evolve from simple systems to complex systems, which are hard to understand, and therefore hard to maintain or extend. Proces...
Melike Bozkaya, Joost Gabriels, Jan Martijn E. M. ...
83views more  TSE 1998»
13 years 7 months ago
Cost-Effective Analysis of In-Place Software Processes
—Process studies and improvement efforts typically call for new instrumentation on the process in order to collect the data they have deemed necessary. This can be intrusive and ...
Jonathan E. Cook, Lawrence G. Votta, Alexander L. ...
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Entry strategies into the process improvement initiative
One of the more important steps in starting a process improvement initiative is to determine the appropriate tasking and the scope of the process improvement program. There is gre...
Tim C. Kasse, Patricia A. Mcquaid
103views more  CACM 1998»
13 years 7 months ago
The Virtual Design Team
The long range goal of the “Virtual Design Team” (VDT) research program is to develop computational tools to analyze decision making and communication behavior and thereby to ...
John C. Kunz, Tore R. Christiansen, Geoff P. Cohen...
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13 years 7 months ago
Strategy-based interactive cluster visualization for information retrieval
Abstract. In this paper we investigate a general purpose interactive information organization system. The system organizes documents by placing them into 1-, 2-, or 3-dimensional s...
Anton Leuski, James Allan
103views more  ISF 2000»
13 years 7 months ago
Oracles, Bards, and Village Gossips, or Social Roles and Meta Knowledge Management
Knowledge management systems are used widely in many different organizations, yet there are few models and theories which can be used to help introduce and apply them successfully....
Simon Masterton, Stuart Watt
154views Hardware» more  ETS 2000»
13 years 7 months ago
The Knowledge Depot: Building and Evaluating a Knowledge Management System
Organizations have long had the need to record and protect the knowledge that is their intellectual capital. However, the primary burden for knowledge management has been borne by...
Beatrix Zimmermann, Michael E. Atwood, Sabina Webb...
13 years 7 months ago
Electric Elves: Agent Technology for Supporting Human Organizations
The operation of a human organization requires dozens of everyday tasks to ensure coherence in organizational activities, to monitor the status of such activities, to gather infor...
Hans Chalupsky, Yolanda Gil, Craig A. Knoblock, Kr...