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Efficient Processing of Preference Queries in Distributed and Spatial Databases
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2012:3, Doctoral thesis, 2012)
Traditional SQL queries are recognized for producing an exact and complete result set. However, for an increasing number of applications that manage massive amounts of data, the large result set produced by traditional SQL ...
Collaborative learning in software development: An investigation of characteristics, prerequisites and improvement
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2012:42, Doctoral thesis, 2012)
Collaborative learning integrates individual and collective learning with practical activity. The great demand for learning in software development practice makes collaborative learning attractive. However, social and ...
An Investigation of Resilience in Complex Socio-Technical Systems to Improve Safety and Continuity in Integrated Operations
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2012:118, Doctoral thesis, 2012)
Mobile Point-of-Care Systemsin Hospitals: Designing for the Doctor-Patient Dialogue
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2011:273, Doctoral thesis, 2011)
From Improving Processes To Improving Practice: Software Process Improvement in Transition from Plan-driven to Change-driven Development
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2011:226, Doctoral thesis, 2011)
As information technology’s role in the modern economy grows in importance, society makes exponentially greater demands on the diversity and quality of the software being produced. To develop high quality software, a good ...
Component-Based Software Engineering: Modern Trends, Evolution and Perceived Architectural Risks
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2011:87, Doctoral thesis, 2011)
Motivation: Component-Based Software Engineering (CBSE) is an approach to software reuse where software assets or artifacts from multiple sources are reused to develop systems faster and cheaper. The main benefit of software ...
Applying Multi-Agent Software System to Support Citywide Mobile Learning
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2011:296, Doctoral thesis, 2011)
Mobile Learning is an emerging mode of learning, in which a learner can use his/her mobile device to learn anywhere and any time. The immature and diverse field of Mobile Learning holds a blooming future and promises great ...
Extending Software Engineering Collaboration towards the Intersection of Software and Art
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2011:77, Doctoral thesis, 2011)
The intersection between Software Engineering and Art is an interesting area which is growing with an increasing number of artists using software technology in their artwork. As a result, software developed by artists and ...
A Novel Framework for Achieving Adaptation in Man- Made Systems Inspired by the Organisation of Living Systems
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2011:88, Doctoral thesis, 2011)
This thesis presents a novel framework for adaptation to environmental fluctuations in man–made systems. The framework is inspired by adaptability of living systems. Emerged from the coevolution with the environment, living ...
Column Stores versus Search Engines and Applications to Search in Social Networks
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU, 1503-8181; 2011:148, Doctoral thesis, 2011)
Search engines and database systems both play important roles as we store and organize ever increasing amounts of information and still require the information to be easily accessible. Research on these two types of systems ...