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IJSKD
2011
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Socio-Technical Systems: A Meta-Design Perspective
Meta-design of socio-technical systems is an approach which complies with the need of integrating two different types of structures and processes: technical systems which are engi...
Gerhard Fischer, Thomas Herrmann
ISF
2002
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Language/Action Meets Organisational Semiotics: Situating Conversations with Norms
Abstract. Virtual professional communities require a strong coevolution of their social and information systems. To ensure that the evolutionary process of their socio-technical sy...
Aldo de Moor
IS
2007
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Formalizing the evolution of virtual communities
Collaboration increasingly takes place in virtual communities using the Internet. These communities are socio-technical systems that tend to evolve strongly and become more comple...
Aldo de Moor, Hans Weigand
ITSSA
2006
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Self-Configuring Socio-Technical Systems: Redesign at Runtime
: Modern information systems are becoming more and more socio-technical systems, namely systems composed of human (social) agents and software (technical) systems operating togethe...
Volha Bryl, Paolo Giorgini
ECSCW
2001
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Harnessing complexity in CSCW
We argue that socio-technical systems can be understood as complex adaptive systems, that is, systems containing component sub-systems interacting such that they co-evolve This vie...
Simon M. Kaplan, Lesley Seebeck
MOBILWARE
2009
ACM
13 years 12 months ago
Pervasive Adaptation in Car Crowds
Abstract. Advances in the miniaturization and embedding of electronics for microcomputing, communication and sensor/actuator systems, have fertilized the pervasion of technology in...
Alois Ferscha, Andreas Riener