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An investigation of the management and maintenance of an online subject directory with particular reference to the South African Literature Online resource
The aim of the study was to investigate management and maintenance procedures that were used by other sites and how these could be used as a basis for formulating management and maintenance procedures for the SALO subject ...
A guide to improving the e-commerce user interface design
This study examines the efficiency, ease of use and ease of understanding of user interface designs implemented in current e-commerce websites. Four South African based e-commerce websites formed the test cases of this ...
Program management practices in context of Scrum : a case study of two South African software development SMMEs
Agile approaches have proliferated within the software development arena over the past decade. Derived mainly from Lean manufacturing principles, agile planning and control mechanisms appear minimal and fluid when compared ...
Perceptions and expectations of IT service delivery post migration to a Microsoft platform at a university of technology in South Africa
The implementation of Microsoft (MS) technologies and solutions as organisational infrastructure within the higher education arena has become a popular choice both internationally and within South Africa. With benefits ...
Differential evolution algorithm for optimal strategic decision making in crop farming system
This dissertation reports on the original study that applies the differential evolution algorithm to support farmers with optimal strategic decision making in the crop planning system. The analysis and modelling of crop ...
Development and validation of a framework for e-government readiness measurement
This study reports on the design of a framework for measuring e-government readiness. Particular attention is paid to providing a measurement framework that is feasible for municipalities and supports their efforts to ...
Evaluating citizen satisfaction with the quality of e-government information services provided by Southern African Development Community governments
This dissertation reports on an empirical evaluation of citizen satisfaction with e-government information services provided by Southern African Development Community (SADC) governments, since citizens perceive service ...
Analysis of handover decision making in downlink Long Term Evolution networks
This dissertation reports on handover in downlink Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks. The LTE is seen as the technology that will bring about Fourth Generation (4G) mobile broadband experience. The necessity to maintain ...
An investigation into the digital scanning of photographs in archival collections
This study was aimed at investigating the digital scanning of photographs in archival collections with a view to highlighting some of the key issues in the provision of a digital imaging service.
Membership of the Library and Information Association of South Africa (LIASA) among library and information service workers in KwaZulu-Natal
The objectives of the study were: 1) to investigate the extent to which workers in library and information services in KwaZulu-Natal are members of LIASA; and 2) if there are substantial numbers of LIS workers who are not ...