Bridging the Gap Between Decisions and Their Implementations

  • Marcos R. S. Borges
  • José A. Pino
  • Renata M. Araujo
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3198)

Abstract

Decisions are frequently sent to implementers without much detail. It should not be a surprise, then, that results are not as expected. The lack of accompanying information and a common context produces wrongly implemented or lost decisions. This paper proposes a solution to this problem based on computer technology. In particular, a combination of tools including shared workspaces, process modeling with workflow and a discussion tool, is proposed. A case is used to illustrate the problem and its solution.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcos R. S. Borges
    • 1
  • José A. Pino
    • 2
  • Renata M. Araujo
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Post-Graduate Program in Informatics, NCE&IMUniversidade Federal do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversidad de ChileSantiagoChile
  3. 3.School of Applied InformaticsUniversidade Federal do Estado do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil

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