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Developing A Multi-Attribute Utility Model (Maum) For Selecting Information Technologies In The Construction Industry , Tarek Elsayed Elmisalami
Retrospective Theses and Dissertations
The construction industry lags behind other industries in adopting new information technologies (ITs). The current construction procedures used to transfer data need to be updated. The most common data capture technologies are bar code and radio frequency identification (RFID) tagging. Although bar code and RFID systems are quite different, they might accomplish the same tasks.;In fact, so many new data capture technologies now exist that industry managers are often perplexed when they plan a new system. This research develops a decision tool that enables decision makers in the construction industry to select the most appropriate data capturing technology for ...