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Computing environments for flexible teams

  • Danielle Fafchamps
  • Pankaj Garg
Submitted Papers
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 896)

Abstract

Flexible teams are a new type of organizational entity that will become even more prevalent in the future. We define the concept of a flexible team, present selected attributes of such teams (composite membership and roles, diverse disciplines and skills, rapid communication alignment, and rapid process alignment), address the impact of these attributes on different categories of tools, and discuss implications for the design of computing environments to support flexible teams.

Keywords

Computing Environment Cooperative Work Product Team Computer Support Cooperative Work Team Structure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Danielle Fafchamps
    • 1
  • Pankaj Garg
    • 1
  1. 1.Hewlett-Packard LaboratoriesPalo Alto

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