Discussion: Explain how GDSS can increase some benefits of collaboration and decision making in groups and eliminate or reduce some losses.
Question for discussion:
1. Explain why it is useful to describe group work in terms of the time/place framework.
2. Describe the kinds of support that groupware can provide to decision-makers.
3. Explain why most groupware is deployed today over the Web.
4. Explain in what ways physical meetings can be inefficient. Explain how technology can make meetings more effective
1. Compare Simon’s four-phase decision-making model to the steps in using GDS