...with the recent advances in communications technologies and decentralization of work practices, there has been an increase
in distributed, remote, computerized work environments. in most systems, individuals work from...an agent framework to encourage
and support unplanned cooperation between people. agents build user profiles through analysis of their documents and work
environment and match them according to their...
...for others who fit required profiles is a form
of social navigation. however, needs, interests and expertise change rapidly, so time...network
navigation, which builds user profiles through a temporal analysis of ongoing activities and matches these to find opportunities
...enable distributed users
to discover and construct new knowledge collaboratively. examples include advanced collaborative and social information filtering
technology that not only helps users discover knowledge, peers, and relevant communities, but also plays a powerful role in
facilitating and mediating their interaction. as the...
...network, who might fit required profiles. time is an important factor in this type of situation, as needs, interests and expertise levels change rapidly. this...to assist social network navigation and search. it builds user profiles through an analysis of ongoing activities that takes time...
...nowadays, the complexity of work and the dissemination of the information and communication technologies value and make group work a potential allied for the organizations. the computer support offered under the umbrella of groupware systems is based on the research from computer supported cooperative work (cscw). the support for the workers should be...
...is being used within organizations and in community contexts for knowledge management and decision
support as well as the facilitation of interactions among individuals. this article analyzes rhetorical and technical efforts
to establish trust in the constructions of individual opinions, reputations, and tastes provided by these systems...
...many of our conversations are not planned. instead, they arise opportunistically as we become aware of the common interests and goals of others. we believe communication tools can be built that leverage knowledge of a user's goals and activities to make users aware of others relevant to them and their work, with the aim...
Published in 2000.
...manipulating content on the web and in productivity applications. unlike previous work in which the urls of web resources are used to...the utility url based systems. in addition, we describe a method for scaffolding asynchronous communication in the context of an ongoing task that takes...
...an emergent paradigm towards flexibility and automatic re-configurability. the reconfiguration of those systems and the emergence of decentralized control require the existence of distributed and modular control components that interact...devices is based on modular and special adapted hlpn process description of intra- and inter-control activities. the modular, collaborative and event-based nature of these systems makes possible to...
Published in 2009.
...technologies. the mentioned tendency especially in case of cooperating organizations requires
support for automated service discovery and fast integration of discovered artefacts. currently, one can easily find several
initiatives that aim at automation of already pointed tasks. as a part of this work, we analyze a number of different frameworks
that implement, support and facilitate interactions inherent to semantic...