A Proposal of TIE Model for Communication in Software Development Process

  • Masakazu Kanbe
  • Shuichiro Yamamoto
  • Toshizumi Ohta
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6284)


Communication is more important in software development fields. We proposed the intermediary knowledge model to analyze the enterprise communication by extending traditional knowledge creation model. In this article, we propose TIE models based on intermediary knowledge model. TIE model is the knowledge network model to explain the just in time documentation in the CMC (Computer Mediated Communication) tools like wiki. We analyzed the case of wiki based software development and showed the effectiveness and efficiency of the CMC tools in software development in certain conditions.


Knowledge network Software development Communication 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Masakazu Kanbe
    • 1
    • 2
  • Shuichiro Yamamoto
    • 3
    • 1
  • Toshizumi Ohta
    • 2
  2. 2.The University of Electro-CommunicationsTokyoJapan
  3. 3.Nagoya UniversityNagoyaJapan

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