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ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS), Volume 10 Issue 1, Jan. 1992

DAIDA: an environment for evolving information systems
M. Jarke, J. Mylopoulos, J. W. Schmidt, Y. Vassiliou
Pages: 1-50
DOI: 10.1145/128756.128757
We present a framework for the development of information systems based on the premise that the knowledge that influences the development process needs to somehow be captured, represented, and managed if the development process is to be...

Principles of delay-sensitive multimedia data storage retrieval
Jim Gemmell, Stavros Christodoulakis
Pages: 51-90
DOI: 10.1145/128756.128758
This paper establishes some fundamental principles for the retrieval and storage of delay-sensitive multimedia data. Delay-sensitive data include digital audio, animations, and video. Retrieval of these data types from secondary storage has to...

The active badge location system
Roy Want, Andy Hopper, Veronica Falcão, Jonathan Gibbons
Pages: 91-102
DOI: 10.1145/128756.128759
A novel system for the location of people in an office environment is described. Members of staff wear badges that transmit signals providing information about their location to a centralized location service, through a network of sensors. The...

Consistency, standards, and formal approaches to interface development and evaluation: a note on Wiecha, Bennett, Boies, Gould, and Greene
Jonathan Grudin
Pages: 103-111
DOI: 10.1145/128756.128760

ITS and user interface consistency: a response to Grudin
Charles Wiecha
Pages: 112-114
DOI: 10.1145/128756.128761