‘ Tension between Standardisation and Flexibility ’ Revisited : A Critique

@inproceedings{Egyedi1999TB,
  title={‘ Tension between Standardisation and Flexibility ’ Revisited : A Critique},
  author={Tineke M. Egyedi},
  year={1999}
}
This paper is a critique on Hanseth et al. (1996), a study that centres on the question: does standardisation fix the parameters of ICT development and thus hamper innovation. Its conclusions are based on arguments drawn from the classic OSI (Open Systems Interconnection) TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol) debate. This paper starts with an analysis of the different aspects of interoperability which OSI and TCP/IP address, and goes on to unravel the aspects which confuse… CONTINUE READING
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