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IT Projects failures and Risk Management (posted by Fabien Villard)

Masters of Disaster Here is a very enlightening paper from Wharton’s Risk Management and Decision Processes Center: IT projects fall in the same behavior: Quote: “a psychological bias toward short-term maximization instead of long-term planning—a psychological bias all humans share”. IT Project: short ROIs, code before design and architecture, intuition instead of analytical thinking, [...]

Ontologies and Praxeme (posted by Fabien Villard)

A proposition of research studies about ontologies in the context of the Open Methodology Not a strange feeling Ontology is a philosophical concept that has taken an importance in computer science in the last few years and is actively debated inside new (or relatively new) domains such as Web 2.0, Semantic Web (aka Web 3.0) [...]