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Representation Method for Engineering Perspective

  • Gaku Ishii
  • Masatake Sakuma
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5617)

Abstract

For most Japanese Companies, knowledge succession is important for retaining technical competitiveness in the context of the rapid change of human resources. While efficient and effective knowledge succession requires the support of an IT system, the requirements for the supporting system are severe. That is, the system not only must offer the knowledge users need, but also must represent how to apprehend and utilize the knowledge.This paper introduces a method of representing technical knowledge considered in the development process of a knowledge succession support system (IVYs). It focuses on the user interface representing the standard or situation-dependent perspective of technical knowledge that experts define.

Keywords

KM (knowledge management) knowledge succession engineering-support system web-based application user interface 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gaku Ishii
    • 1
  • Masatake Sakuma
    • 1
  1. 1.Toshiba CorporationKawasakiJapan

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