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IEE Review

Issue 1 • Date 15 Jan 1998

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  • Sooner is better than perfect [millenium bug]

    Publication Year: 1998 , Page(s): 35 - 37
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    The author warns that it is not just personal computers and corporate IT systems that are at risk from impending date changes. He argues that the danger of embedded systems failing to cope should be just as great a cause for concern View full abstract»

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  • Software Saboteurs

    Publication Year: 1998 , Page(s): 41 - 44
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  • Home station [domestic CHP capacity]

    Publication Year: 1998 , Page(s): 11 - 13
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    Could there ever be a case for a combined heat and power system in the home? In this paper, the author looks at a report arguing the case for 10% of UK homes having their own generating capacity View full abstract»

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  • Project management and the Internet

    Publication Year: 1998 , Page(s): 33 - 34
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    The author describes how exchanging information via the Internet is an attractive option when projects involve a range of different computer platforms and applications. However, he warns that being able to communicate in the management of a project should not be a solution in itself View full abstract»

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  • Bridging the gender gap [engineering education]

    Publication Year: 1998 , Page(s): 21 - 24
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    A typical thirteen year-old girl is likely to think that engineering is about men in dirty overalls working with noisy machinery. In this paper, the author asks whether a different approach in the classroom can help to end this misconception View full abstract»

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  • Managing risk [project management]

    Publication Year: 1998
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    All projects and enterprises are subject to uncertainty. In this paper, the author argues that a formal and structured approach to risk management is increasingly recognised as the single most important factor in ensuring successful project management View full abstract»

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  • The death of project management

    Publication Year: 1998 , Page(s): 28 - 29
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    The author argues that modern project management, as typified by techniques such as critical path analysis and performance measurement, and exemplified by standards such as PRINCE and BS 6079, is 50 years old and terminally ill View full abstract»

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  • Good Day At Black Rock

    Publication Year: 1998 , Page(s): 17 - 19
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