English, Article edition: THE EVALUATION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROJECTS: A FUZZY MULTICRITERIA DECISION-MAKING APPROACH NIKOLAOS S. THOMAIDIS; NIKITAS NIKITAKOS; GEORGIOS D. DOUNIAS

User activity

Share to:
 
Bookmark: http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/36460
Physical Description
  • article
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • THE EVALUATION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROJECTS: A FUZZY MULTICRITERIA DECISION-MAKING APPROACH
Author
  • NIKOLAOS S. THOMAIDIS
  • NIKITAS NIKITAKOS
  • GEORGIOS D. DOUNIAS
Physical Description
  • article
Notes
  • This paper presents a fuzzy set-based approach to the evaluation of information technology (IT) projects. We assume a multi-criteria decision-making framework, where sets of general and domain-specific criteria are used to judge the relative performance of alternative technologies. The methodology was originally developed for DIAS.net, an EU project aiming at the development of the Information Society in insular and isolated regions of Europe. In this paper, we present many aspects of our evaluation framework, including the synthesis of evaluation teams, the assessment of the importance of criteria, the evaluation of the performance of the alternatives and the final ranking and selection of projects. The methodology presented has the innovative feature of embodying techniques of fuzzy sets theory into the classical multi-criteria decision analysis. This combination enables us to handle efficiently the subjectiveness that often characterizes expert judgements on a decision problem. Fuzzy linguistic terms, such as "poor," "fair," "very important," etc. are proposed for assessing the relative merit of alternatives and criteria. The paper concludes by exploring the potentiality of the above methodology in providing a flexible and robust IT evaluation framework.
  • Information technology projects, multi-criteria decision analysis, fuzzy sets
  • RePEc:wsi:ijitdm:v:05:y:2006:i:01:p:89-122
Language
  • English
Contributed by
OAIster

Get this edition

  • Set up My libraries

    How do I set up "My libraries"?

    In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

  • All (1)
  • Unknown (1)
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.

User activity


e.g. test cricket, Perth (WA), "Parkes, Henry"

Separate different tags with a comma. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

Be the first to add a tag for this edition

Be the first to add this to a list

Comments and reviews

What are comments? Add a comment

No user comments or reviews for this version

Add a comment