Issue No.04 - July-Aug. (2012 vol.14)
Joerg Doerflinger , SAP Research
Tom Gross , University of Bamberg, Germany
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MITP.2012.44
For long-term sustainability, information and communication technologies for development (ICTD) must focus on reusability and scalability from the ground up. The Sustainable Bottom Billion Architecture is a technical ICTD architecture with successful sustainable replications in two ICTD projects in Africa's cashew and shea-nut farming value chains.
software architectures, human factors in software design, user-centered design
Joerg Doerflinger, Tom Gross, "Sustainable ICT in Agricultural Value Chains", IT Professional, vol.14, no. 4, pp. 48-55, July-Aug. 2012, doi:10.1109/MITP.2012.44