Linking information for mobile use
MetadataShow full item record
Information Management (IM) has been an area of research and discussion for several decades. Studies have been conducted by behavioral and computer scientists on how people organize their information and workspaces in order to come up with efficient ways to store, organize and retrieve information on personal computers. This thesis explores improving a user's ability to manage information on mobile devices. The goal is to make placing information on such devices a more attractive prospect, with an emphasis on retrieval of stored information regardless of the document type. This will result in mobile users having quick access to the right information at the right time while away from the office or home. This thesis describes the challenges inherent in a mobile scenario and the system designed to address those challenges. The system provides visual and navigational features that are not currently available on mobile devices, specifically the ability to view multiple types of items in a single interface. Additionally, the ability to logically link related items as an IM tool is examined.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Ableiter, Dirk (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2008-09);Remarkable technical advances in cell phones and smart phones have resulted in a worldwide marketplace permeated by mobile devices. These capabilities, in combination with increasing consumers demand to share information ...
Boitnott, Brad P. (Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2009-09);Distributed Mobile Systems often require the ability to continue working, even when a major system component fails or there is a fault in the system. In some situations when a distributed mobile system is used, the ...
George, Johnu; Chen, Chien-An; Stoleru, Radu; Xie, Geoffrey G.; Sookoor, Tamim; Bruno, David (IEEE, 2014-12-01);We envision a future where real-time computation on the battlefield provides the tactical advantage to an Army over its adversary. The ability to collect and process large amounts of data to provide actionable information ...