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Why Critical Systems Need Help to Evolve
May 2010 (vol. 43 no. 5)
pp. 56-63
Bernard Cohen, City University, London
Philip Boxer, Software Engineering Institute
Classical engineering fails to model all the ways in which a critical sociotechnical system fits into a larger system. A study of orthotics clinics used projective analysis to better understand the clinics' role in a healthcare system and to identify risks to the clinics' evolution.

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Index Terms:
Open Cirrus, Cloud computing, Distributed computing, Systems engineering, Internet/Web
Citation:
Bernard Cohen, Philip Boxer, "Why Critical Systems Need Help to Evolve," Computer, vol. 43, no. 5, pp. 56-63, May 2010, doi:10.1109/MC.2010.150
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