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Teamwork Support in a Knowledge-Based Information Systems Environment
May 1991 (vol. 17 no. 5)
pp. 467-482

Development assistance for interactive database applications (DAIDA) is an experimental environment for the knowledge-assisted development and maintenance of database-intensive information systems from object-oriented requirements and specifications. Within the DAIDA framework, an approach to integrate different tasks encountered in software projects via a conceptual modeling strategy has been developed. Emphasis is put on integrating the semantics of the software development domain with aspects of group work, on social strategies to negotiate problems by argumentation, and on assigning responsibilities for task fulfillment by way of contracting. The implementation of a prototype is demonstrated with a sample session.

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Index Terms:
development assistance for interactive database applications; database maintenance; object-oriented specification; knowledge-based information systems; knowledge-assisted development; database-intensive information systems; DAIDA framework; software projects; conceptual modeling strategy; software development; group work; social strategies; groupware; interactive systems; knowledge based systems; object-oriented databases; software maintenance
U. Hahn, M. Jarke, T. Rose, "Teamwork Support in a Knowledge-Based Information Systems Environment," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 467-482, May 1991, doi:10.1109/32.90449
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