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Computing in research and development in Africa : benefits, trends, challenges and solutions, Abdoulaye Gamatié, editor

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Computing in research and development in Africa : benefits, trends, challenges and solutions
Title
Computing in research and development in Africa
Title remainder
benefits, trends, challenges and solutions
Statement of responsibility
Abdoulaye Gamatié, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book describes the trends, challenges and solutions in computing use for scientific research and development within different domains in Africa, such as health, agriculture, environment, economy, energy, education and engineering. The benefits expected are discussed by a number of recognized, domain-specific experts, with a common theme being computing as solution enabler. This book is the first document providing such a representative up-to-date view on this topic at the continent level.? Discusses computing for scientific research and development on the African continent, addressing domains such as engineering, health, agriculture, environment, economy, energy, and education;? Describes the state-of-the-art in usage of computing to address problems in developing countries pertaining to health, productivity, economic growth, and renewable energy;? Offers insights applicable to all developing countries on the use of computing technologies to address a variety of societal issues
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
004.068
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC800.Z9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gamatié, Abdoulaye
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Information technology
  • Technological innovations
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • Information technology
  • Technological innovations
  • Africa
Label
Computing in research and development in Africa : benefits, trends, challenges and solutions, Abdoulaye Gamatié, editor
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-3-319-08239-4
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Publication
Copyright
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: On natural resources and health management -- Framework for Time Relevant Water Monitoring System -- Green and distributed architecture for managing big data of biodiversity -- Towards an ontology-based framework for data integration: Application to agriculture and health domains in Senegal -- Information and Communication Technology: A Tool for Health Care Delivery in Nigeria -- Part 2: On social networks and economical aspects -- Community Analysis and Link Prediction in Dynamic Social Networks -- Web 2.0 computing and social media as solution enablers for economic development -- Electronic Commerce in Egypt -- Research on ICT Development in Africa Countries focusing on Benefits, Trends, Challenges and Solutions
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 285 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319082394
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-08239-4
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)893480467
  • (OCoLC)ocn893480467
Label
Computing in research and development in Africa : benefits, trends, challenges and solutions, Abdoulaye Gamatié, editor
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-3-319-08239-4
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: On natural resources and health management -- Framework for Time Relevant Water Monitoring System -- Green and distributed architecture for managing big data of biodiversity -- Towards an ontology-based framework for data integration: Application to agriculture and health domains in Senegal -- Information and Communication Technology: A Tool for Health Care Delivery in Nigeria -- Part 2: On social networks and economical aspects -- Community Analysis and Link Prediction in Dynamic Social Networks -- Web 2.0 computing and social media as solution enablers for economic development -- Electronic Commerce in Egypt -- Research on ICT Development in Africa Countries focusing on Benefits, Trends, Challenges and Solutions
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 285 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319082394
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-08239-4
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)893480467
  • (OCoLC)ocn893480467

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