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E-Government evolution in Ireland: A framework for successful implementation.
(IGI Global, 2005)
E-government provides unparalleled opportunities for governments to streamline processes and improve customer service. As a result, achieving successful citizen centric e-government has become a key concern for many ...
Building a dolmen: an ISD approach to the management of innovation
This paper addresses a ¿challenge in practice¿ by describing the initial stage of an information systems development (ISD) project to support the management of innovation within a subsidiary of APC-MGE. To begin with, a ...
The role of the user story agile practice in innovation
The concept of an innovation space where different knowledge and perspectives can interact leading to innovation is central to lean thinking. The SECI framework of organizational knowledge creation identifies five enabling ...
Future research in agile systems development: applying open innovation principles within the agile organisation
(Springer Verlag, 2010)
A particular strength of agile approaches is that they move away from 'introverted' development and intimately involve the customer in all areas of development, supposedly leading to the development of a more innovative ...
Turning Time from Enemy into an Ally using the Pomodoro Technique
Time is one of the most important factors dominating agile software development processes in distributed settings. Effective time management helps agile teams to plan and monitor the work to be performed, ...
Benefits and drawbacks of open source software: An exploratory study of secondary software firms
Much of the assessment of OSS benefits and drawbacks has been based on anecdotal evidence appearing in practitioner publications, white papers, web articles etc. To a greater extent this research has tended to concentrate ...
Defences to international crimes
The label 'defences' can be used to describe a range of excusing or justificatory answers to a criminal charge, or as 'grounds for excluding criminal responsibility', according to Article 31 of the Rome Statute of the ...
RDFS & OWL Reasoning for Linked Data
Linked Data promises that a large portion of Web Data will be usable as one big interlinked RDF database against which structured queries can be answered. In this lecture we will show how reasoning - using RDF Schema (RDFS) ...
A Formal Investigation of Semantic Interoperability of HCLS Systems
(IGI Global, 2013-06)
Semantic interoperability facilitates Health Care and Life Sciences (HCLS) systems in connecting stakeholders at various levels as well as ensuring seamless use of healthcare resources. Their scope ranges from local to ...
Promoting children's welfare through Family Support
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