By Richard Baskerville, Marco De Marco, Paolo Spagnoletti
This e-book is devoted to the reminiscence of Professor Alessandro (Sandro) D'Atri, who kicked the bucket in April 2011. Professor D'Atri all started his profession as a super pupil drawn to theoretical computing device technology, databases and, extra in general details processing structures. He journeyed a long way in numerous purposes, comparable to human-computer interplay, human components, eventually arriving at enterprise details structures and enterprise business enterprise after greater than twenty years of researc hbased on "problem solving". Professor D'Atri pursued the advance of an interdisciplinary tradition within which social sciences, structures layout and human sciences are jointly built-in. instead of retrospection, this booklet is aimed to increase in those instructions and to stimulate a debate in regards to the power of layout learn within the box of data structures and enterprise experiences with an interdisciplinary method. each one bankruptcy has been chosen via the Editorial Board following a double blind peer evaluation strategy. the overall standards of privileging the diversity of issues and the layout technology orientation and/or empirical works during which a layout learn strategy is followed to resolve a number of box difficulties within the administration quarter. furthermore numerous chapters give a contribution to the meta-discourse on layout technology study.
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