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Computer support for distributed design teams

Ion, W.J. and Conway, A. and Wodehouse, A.J. and Lynn, A. (2006) Computer support for distributed design teams. In: Proceedings of Knowledge and information management: the challenge of through life support, London, 26 September 2006. Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

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Describes the need for advanced computational methods of information capture and storage, due to the global distribution of design teams and the implementation of design activities into the digital domain. Highlights the need for such tools to be developed. Focuses on the application of wiki technologies for providing design teams with support through information capture and storage within distributed design environments.