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Issue No.01 - January (2009 vol.42)
pp: 66-73
Amar Gupta , University of Arizona
ABSTRACT
Collaborating centers in time zones six to eight hours apart can transfer work so that every center is working during the daytime. Although this concept avoids the hazards of night work, it requires careful planning and a way to automatically capture evolving knowledge.
INDEX TERMS
Knowledge factory, Collaborative computing, Computing profession
CITATION
Amar Gupta, "The 24-Hour Knowledge Factory: Can It Replace the Graveyard Shift?", Computer, vol.42, no. 1, pp. 66-73, January 2009, doi:10.1109/MC.2009.25
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