Computer-Supported Collaboration with Applications to Software Development reviews the theory of collaborative groups and the factors that affect collaboration, particularly collaborative software development. The influences considered derive from diverse sources: social and cognitive psychology, media characteristics, the problem-solving behavior of groups, process management, group information processing, and organizational effects. It also surveys empirical studies of computer-supported problem solving, especially for software development. The concluding chapter describes a collaborative model for program development. Computer-Supported Collaboration with Applications to Software Development is designed for an academic and professional market in software development, professionals and researchers in the areas of software engineering, collaborative development, management information systems, problem solving, cognitive and social psychology. This book also meets the needs of graduate-level students in computer science and information systems.COMPUTER-SUPPORTED PROCESSES AND PRODUCTIVITY aquot;One of the problems associated with telecommunications is that there is ... Though they may not help collaborators with biscuits, can they help them be more productive? ... The characteristics of the processes can either increase or decrease group productivityanbsp;...
|Author||:||Fadi P. Deek, James A. M. McHugh|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2012-12-06|