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ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS), Volume 4 Issue 2, April 1986

Communications design for Co-oP: a group decision support system
Tung X. Bui, Matthias Jarke
Pages: 81-103
DOI: 10.1145/6168.6169
Decision Support Systems (DSSs), computer-based systems intended to assist managers in preparing and analyzing decisions, have been single-user systems for most of the past decade. Only recently has DSS research begun to study the implications...

A society model for office information systems
Cheng-Seen Ho, Yang-Chang Hong, Te-Son Kuo
Pages: 104-131
DOI: 10.1145/6168.6170
A society model, which characterizes the behavior and procedure of offices, is proposed. It is our belief that an office system capable of dealing with all real office problems only through the modeling of the internal behavior...

A generator of direct manipulation office systems
Scott E. Hudson, Roger King
Pages: 132-163
DOI: 10.1145/6168.6171
A system for generating direct manipulation office systems is described. In these systems, the user directly manipulates graphical representations of office entities instead of dealing with these entities abstractly through a command language or...

BAROQUE: a browser for relational databases
Amihai Motro
Pages: 164-181
DOI: 10.1145/6168.6172
The standard, most efficient method to retrieve information from databases can be described as systematic retrieval: The needs of the user are described in a formal query, and the database management system retrieves the data promptly. There are...