Black box or stepping stones?

Dave Snowden

He never understood how I made a profit and the idea I would invest that in a new development for which there was no RFI, no agreed client spec was alien. Developing application software is a complex dance in which need and delivery co-evolve, its not a linear process. A couple of decades ago I was developing two product ranges, one for decision support and the other for stock forecasting and inventory management.

RFI 133

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Dealing with the (Virtual) World in our Minds

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

If IBM would write a decent RFI and put that out for responses, it would be interesting to see if that is not just a lot cheaper but a lot more informative and capable of building a consensus faster than all of the metaverse conferences put together. Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects.

RFI 100

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Small Basket of Virtual World Items

Mark Oehlert

Second, look at some of the quotes from the RFI and/or associated Web site: "There is increasing recognition that these synthetic environments can serve as powerful “hands-on” tools for teaching a range of complex subjects." e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Facebbok apps now work on other sites.what is the hard part to figure out here?

RFI 32