Does Distance Still Matter? Revisiting the CSCW Fundamentals on Distributed Collaboration

@article{Bjrn2014DoesDS,
  title={Does Distance Still Matter? Revisiting the CSCW Fundamentals on Distributed Collaboration},
  author={Pernille Bj{\o}rn and Morten Esbensen and Rasmus Eskild Jensen and Stina Matthiesen},
  journal={ACM Trans. Comput. Hum. Interact.},
  year={2014},
  volume={21},
  pages={27:1-27:26}
}
Does distance still matter? Reporting on a comparative analysis of four ethnographic studies of global software development, this article analyzes the fundamental aspects of distance as depicted in the famous paper “Distance Matters.” The results suggest that, although while common ground, collaboration readiness, and organizational management are still important aspects for distributed collaboration, the arguments concerning coupling of work and collaboration technology readiness need to be… Expand
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