Supporting Real Time Decision-Making

The Role of Context in Decision Support on the Move

  • Frada Burstein
  • Patrick Brézillon
  • Arkady Zaslavsky

Part of the Annals of Information Systems book series (AOIS, volume 13)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxix
  2. Theories of Real-Time Decision Support

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Daniel J. Power
      Pages 3-11
  3. Tools and Technologies for Context-aware Real-Time Decision Support

  4. Case Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Fergal Carton, Frederic Adam, Patrick Brézillon
      Pages 221-236
    3. Ziad Kobti, Anne W. Snowdon, Robert D. Kent, Gokul Bhandari, Shamual F. Rahaman, Paul D. Preney et al.
      Pages 253-285
    4. Shane Grigsby, Frada Burstein, Nyree Parker
      Pages 287-302
    5. Supavich Pengnate, Ramesh Sharda, David Biros, Michael Hass, Upton Shimp
      Pages 319-336
    6. Pedro Antunes, Claudio Sapateiro, Gustavo Zurita, Nelson Baloian
      Pages 337-360
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 361-363

About this book


Introductory Note Frada Burstein, Patrick Brézillon and Arkady Zaslavsky Theme I: Theories of Real-Time Decision Support Challenges of Real-Time Decision Support Daniel J. Power Improvisation of Model for Real-Time Decision Making Eric W. Stein Theme II: Tools and Technologies for Context-aware Real-Time Decision Support Context Prediction in Pervasive Computing Systems: Achievements and Challenges Andrey Boytsov and Arkady Zaslavsky A Contextual Menthodology for Modelling Real-Time Decision Making Support Patrick Brézillon Towards Real-Time Context Awareness for Mobile Users: A Declarative Meta-Programming Approach Seng W. Loke The Role of Context for Crisis Management Cycle Florence Aligne and Juliette Mattioli The Contextual and Collaborative Dimensions of Avatar in Real-Time Decision Making Norita Ahmad and Reza Barkhi Theme III: Case Studies Beyond Rationality: Information Design for Supporting Emergent Groups in Emergency Response Tung Bui and Ina Sebastian Dynamic Emergency Response Management for Large Scale Decision Making in Extreme Hazardous Events Murray Turoff, Connie White and Linda Plotnick Partially Distributed Emergency Teams: Considerations of Decision Support for Virtual Communities of Practice Linda Plotnick, Murray Turoff and Connie White Why Real-Time Transaction Processing Fails to Capture the Context Required for Decision Support Fergal Carton, Frederic Adam and Patrick Brézillon Continuous Auditing as a Foundation for Real Time Decision Support: Implementation Challenges and Successes Robert Baksa and Murray Turoff Towards a “Just-in-Time” Distributed Decision Support System in Health Care Research Ziad Kobti, Anne W. Snowdon, Robert D. Kent, Gokul Bhandari, Shamual F. Rahaman, Paul D. Preney, Carol A. Kolga, Barbara Tiessen and Lichun Zhu Context Modelling in Time Critical decision Support for Medical Triage Shane Grigsby, Frada Burstein and Nyree Parker Efficient Context Prediction for Decision Making in Pervasive Health Care Environments: A Case Study Yves Vanrompay and Yolande Berbers On-demand Assistance in Handling Ammunition: Development of a Mobile Ammo DSS Supavich Pengnate, Ramesh Sharda, David Biros, Michael Hass and Upton Shimp Development of a Mobile Situation Awareness Tool Supporting Disaster Recovery of Business Operations Pedro Antunes, Claudio Sapateiro, Gustavo Zurita and Nelson Baloian


context modeling decision support decision theory information systems knowledge management operations research

Editors and affiliations

  • Frada Burstein
    • 1
  • Patrick Brézillon
    • 2
  • Arkady Zaslavsky
    • 3
  1. 1.Monash UniversityCaulfield EastAustralia
  2. 2.LIP 6Université Paris VIParis CX 05France
  3. 3.School of Computer Science &, Software EngineeringMonash UniversityCaulfield EastAustralia

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4419-7405-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-7406-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1934-3221
  • Series Online ISSN 1934-3213
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