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From Web to workplace [electronic resource] : designing open hypermedia systems / Kaj Gr�nb�k and Randall H. Trigg.

By: Gr�nb�k, Kaj.
Contributor(s): Trigg, Randall H.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Digital communication: Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1999Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 386 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0585087245 (electronic bk.); 9780585087245 (electronic bk.); 9780262071918 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0262071916 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0262274450 (electronic bk.); 9780262274456 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Interactive multimedia | World Wide Web | Multim�edias interactifs | Web | COMPUTERS -- Digital Media -- General | COMPUTERS -- Web -- User Generated Content | COMPUTERS -- Interactive & Multimedia | COMPUTERS -- Web -- Site Design | Processamento grafico (graphics) | Sistemas de informacao | Electronic books | Internet | Gedistribueerde gegevensverwerking | Systeemontwerp | Multimedia | World Wide Web | InternetGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: From Web to workplace.DDC classification: 006.7 Other classification: 54.32 | MS 1190 | SR 850 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Hypermedia in Support of Integration -- Open Hypermedia in a Historical Context -- Hypertext and hypermedia -- The evolution of open hypermedia -- Open hypermedia research issues -- Methods of open hypermedia design -- An open hypermedia design pattern -- Hypermedia at Work -- Heterogeneous materials, applications, and platforms -- Linking and grouping materials -- The need for cooperation support -- Envisioning an open hypermedia service architecture -- Impending challenges for hypermedia design -- The Dexter Model and Beyond -- The goals of the Dexter group -- The participants and their systems -- Dexter's recommendations -- Dexter and open systems: Problems and issues -- Hypermedia Fundamentals -- Locations, Placements, and Interconnections -- Links as embedded locators -- Separating links from placements -- Anchoring -- Problems with the Dexter approach -- New forms of specification: refSpecs and locSpecs -- RefSpecs and the Hytime standard -- RefSpecs and the World Wide Web -- Patterns for locators, placements, and interconnections -- Components: Structuring Primitives -- Nodes, cards, and documents: Unpacking the metaphors -- The Dexter approach: Atomic components as wrappers -- Problems with the Dexter component -- Designing flexible components -- Patterns for components and anchors -- Links: Traversable Components -- Link metaphors -- Link directionality -- Computed links -- The Dexter group's "no dangling links" rule -- Issues in link traversal -- A pattern for link structuring -- Composites: Structured Components.
Summary: In this book Kaj Gronbaek and Randall H. Trigg present a set of principles for the design of open hypermedia systems and provide concrete implications of these principles for issues ranging from data structures to architectures and system integration and for settings as diverse as the World Wide Web and the workplace.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [353]-366) and index.

Hypermedia in Support of Integration -- Open Hypermedia in a Historical Context -- Hypertext and hypermedia -- The evolution of open hypermedia -- Open hypermedia research issues -- Methods of open hypermedia design -- An open hypermedia design pattern -- Hypermedia at Work -- Heterogeneous materials, applications, and platforms -- Linking and grouping materials -- The need for cooperation support -- Envisioning an open hypermedia service architecture -- Impending challenges for hypermedia design -- The Dexter Model and Beyond -- The goals of the Dexter group -- The participants and their systems -- Dexter's recommendations -- Dexter and open systems: Problems and issues -- Hypermedia Fundamentals -- Locations, Placements, and Interconnections -- Links as embedded locators -- Separating links from placements -- Anchoring -- Problems with the Dexter approach -- New forms of specification: refSpecs and locSpecs -- RefSpecs and the Hytime standard -- RefSpecs and the World Wide Web -- Patterns for locators, placements, and interconnections -- Components: Structuring Primitives -- Nodes, cards, and documents: Unpacking the metaphors -- The Dexter approach: Atomic components as wrappers -- Problems with the Dexter component -- Designing flexible components -- Patterns for components and anchors -- Links: Traversable Components -- Link metaphors -- Link directionality -- Computed links -- The Dexter group's "no dangling links" rule -- Issues in link traversal -- A pattern for link structuring -- Composites: Structured Components.

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In this book Kaj Gronbaek and Randall H. Trigg present a set of principles for the design of open hypermedia systems and provide concrete implications of these principles for issues ranging from data structures to architectures and system integration and for settings as diverse as the World Wide Web and the workplace.

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From Web to workplace by Gr�nb�k, Kaj. ©1999
From Web to workplace by Gr�nb�k, Kaj. ©1999
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