This is the era of Infopreneurs and web researchers for finding the best fit decisions. For general advice or recommendation, the information need arises. The advice should be such, that best fits the situational need, context and is feasible to afford. Research talks variedly about recommendation systems and expert finding systems for expert advice. These… (More)
This position paper suggests an approach for building software systems using patterns, right from business architecture to software architecture. Further, the approach incorporates a concurrent and iterative development process to ensure that the business architecture and software architecture are aligned, end to end. Usage of patterns leads to reuse of… (More)
Bryophytes are the second largest group of land plants after angiosperms. There is very less knowledge available about medicinal properties of these plants. Bryophytes are popular remedy among the tribal people of different parts of the world. Tribal people use these plants to cure various ailments in their daily lives. Bryophytes are used to cure hepatic… (More)
The Knowledge discovery tools and techniques are used in an increasing number of scientific and commercial areas for the analysis and knowledge processing of voluminous In formation. Recommendation systems are also one of Knowledge Discovery from databases techniques, which discovers best fit information for appropriate context. This new rage in Information… (More)
Practitioners and researchers in the software industry have been comparing, from time to time, the state of the software engineering discipline to mature disciplines like civil, mechanical and electronics engineering. Efforts have been made to emulate the best practices in the other disciplines so as to deliver robust products and solutions with ease and at… (More)
This paper briefly reviews the Emergency Telecommunications Services (ETS) requirements and identifies, at a high level, potential areas of impact by the next generation ETS requirements on the Internet Protocol networks. The current Internet Engineering Task Force activities in support of ETS are summarized. Specifically , the support for real-time… (More)
The Internet has changed the traditional business model of organizations. It has spawned many new industries and has forced organizations to embrace organizational as well as operational changes. In today's competitive global environment, organizations must do everything to seek new customers and, more importantly, retain profitable, loyal customers. The… (More)
The impact of the rapidly growing use of personal computers on data processing (DP) departments is analyzed using data from a national survey of DP managers. The implications of the findings are discussed in the context of policy and managing personal computers and DP departments.