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What is "Cloud"? It is time to update the NIST definition?

Christine Miyachi
2018 IEEE Cloud Computing  
The OS is version-less in most respects because it is continuously being updated. While most of these services fit in the traditional definitions, serverless computing is hard to define.  ...  very own hype cycle. 3 And once the term was coined everybody started asking "What is cloud computing?"  ...  Although newer models better portray what is happening in cloud, the simple explanation of SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS helps people get started in the complex world of ABOUT THE AUTHOR Christine Miyachi is  ... 
doi:10.1109/mcc.2018.032591611 fatcat:te6wsp4wcnfxldmggfy7f4vuk4

The evolution of foresight: What is mental time travel, and is it unique to humans?

Thomas Suddendorf, Michael C. Corballis
2007 Behavioral and Brain Sciences  
The adaptive advantage of any memory system can only lie in what it contributes for future survival.  ...  The most flexible is episodic memory, which we suggest is part of a more general faculty of mental time travel that allows us not only to go back in time, but also to foresee, plan, and shape virtually  ...  In fact, we think it is at times very difficult to put into words what has happened or what we expect to happen.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0140525x07001975 pmid:17963565 fatcat:2mxq4wybz5cuvkrs2mm3ufnzqa

What Is New in Our Time

Rupert Read
2019 Nordic Wittgenstein Review  
What precisely are its attractions?; How do they manage to outweigh its glaring, potentially-catastrophic downsides?  ...  I argue that the most crucial of all attractions of climate-denial is that it involves the denier in a kind of fantasised power over reality itself: namely, over the nature of our planetary system, and  ...  It is part of what he meant by 'nihilism'. Wittgenstein also saw the danger inherent in it. That danger is implicit for instance in the Philosophical Investigations § § 240-242.  ... 
doi:10.15845/nwr.v8i0.3507 fatcat:334mlvfytjcbhnbiqt2vtizbba

What is It Like To Be a Bat in the Time of Covid-19, or How Many Pandemics Could We Have?

Goran Đurđević, Suzana Marjanić
2021 Studia mythologica Slavica  
to it mainly in the context of Croatia and the world.  ...  In the end, the article's conclusion is that the story about the bats is, actually, a great indicator of the representations of Otherness and the strengthening of a binary and hierarchical division of  ...  What Is It Like To Be a Bat in the Time of Covid-19, or How Many Pandemics Could We Have?  ... 
doi:10.3986/sms20212404 fatcat:jsp65kq3ojek5ewgw42drwizbe

Managing to release early, often and on time in the OpenStack software ecosystem

José Apolinário Teixeira, Helena Karsten
2019 Journal of Internet Services and Applications  
It is already known that most open source software communities adopt either a feature-based or time-based release strategy.  ...  The dictum of "Release early, release often." by Eric Raymond as the Linux modus operandi highlights the importance of release management in open source software development.  ...  Funding This work was partially supported by Liikesivistysrahasto (grants 170387 and 170388) and the DiWIL project (Impact of Information Literacy in the Digital Workplace research project) funded by the  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13174-019-0105-z fatcat:wd3edkahpragdpku5sl64pzb6i

James D. Faubion e George E. Marcus (orgs.), Fieldwork Is Not What It Used To Be: Learning anthropology's method in a time of transition

Carlos Barradas, Rita Serra
2011 Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais  
Marcus (orgs.) (2009), Fieldwork Is Not What It Used To Be: Learning anthropology's method in a time of transition.  ...  Fieldwork Is Not What It Used To Be: Learning anthropology's method in a time of transition, é, de certo modo, uma actua- lização de Writing Culture, editado por George Marcus há cerca de três décadas  ... 
doaj:cdf89022087e40b9bef839bfb628110e fatcat:zxoh635d2fb6dd53xu4p2y4kx4

What is the impact of recoding travel activities in the American Time Use Survey?

Mary Allard
2018 Monthly labor review  
The ATUS lexicon originally adopted this phrasing, which is meaningful to economists, as it included time spent in all purchasing activities, but it was not intuitive to coders.  ...  It is not part of the ATUS coding lexicon.  ... 
doi:10.21916/mlr.2018.13 fatcat:v3spxsp265gldos52nqxr226si

Psychiatrists and Covid-19: What is our role during this unprecedented time?

M. Scriven, E. Geary, B.D. Kelly
2020 Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine  
The declaration of a Covid-19 (SARS-CoV2) pandemic by the World Health Organization in March 2020 has vastly changed the landscape in which mental health services function.  ...  Consideration is required to adapt services during this unusual time, ensuring continued provision of care for current patients, availability of care for patients with new-onset mental health difficulties  ...  Although it is not yet clear what proportion of these patients will develop a psychiatric illness in need of specialist care, there are some indicators from previous epidemics.  ... 
doi:10.1017/ipm.2020.95 pmid:32811576 pmcid:PMC7533475 fatcat:opkldn7o5re4bdgrdcqtriuk5i

What is your discount rate? Experimental evidence of foresters' risk and time preferences

Philipp A. Sauter, Oliver Mußhoff
2018 Annals of Forest Science  
There is an ongoing debate about the appropriate discount rate to apply in forestry, particularly in light of concerns regarding intergenerational justice, forest risks, and the provision of future positive  ...  For sound policy making however, knowledge is lacking on the risk and time preferences of foresters. • Aims The present study aims to provide detailed information about risk and time preferences as essential  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank Bernhard Möhring for constructive discussions and two anonymous referees and the editors for helpful comments and suggestions.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13595-017-0683-5 fatcat:bjl47kkx6vcsvgki4vjq4qgzu4

Corporate liquidity in normal and crisis times: what is the best yardstick?

André Bastiaan Dorsman, Wim Westerman
2021 The Central European Review of Economics and Management  
It appears to matter whether a company is production driven or sales driven. In crisis times, whereas priorities do change, liquidity measures should not.  ...  Originality / value of the article: We plead for keeping a close eye on the CCC in both good and bad times. The article provides various recommendations to academics and practitioners.  ...  We thank students of the University of Groningen for helping with collecting data. Special thanks go to Mark Schouten (VU University, Amsterdam), who was involved in an early stage of the study.  ... 
doi:10.29015/cerem.927 fatcat:4z4vqxzmhzcgzl2nggcfyr32la

The world is all grown digital.... How shall a man persuade management what to do in such times?

James Currall, Claire Johnson, Peter McKinney
2008 International Journal of Digital Curation  
This facilitates the production of a well-constructed case that clearly articulates information value and the benefit that accrues from its curation, which in turn allows senior management or other funders  ...  to make funding decisions based on understandable information: the basic premise of good practice in management.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to acknowledge the input into the ideas represented in this paper by all members of the espida team, the expert group and especially Prof.  ... 
doi:10.2218/ijdc.v2i1.11 fatcat:l42c7sg44jdg3b4svhvvc2grx4

Knowledge, Public Communication and "Post-Truth": What is Left of Truth in a Time of Pandemic?

Aurel Codoban, Alexandru Cordoş
2021 Postmodern Openings  
times.  ...  The pandemic seems to have reversed the relationship between Knowledge and Communication: communication prevails and determines the significance and meaning of events, just as it happened in premodern  ...  The way that the Internet is built encourages one who knows to only be told what he knows, without being told what he doesn't know, he is not told anything that would contradict what he knows.  ... 
doi:10.18662/po/12.1sup1/277 fatcat:lhflc6nkpjb6xfjpm7xoqaal5q

A Real-time Linked Dataspace for the Internet of Things: Enabling "Pay-As-You-Go" Data Management in Smart Environments

Edward Curry, Wassim Derguech, Souleiman Hasan, Christos Kouroupetroglou, Umair ul Hassan
2019 Future generations computer systems  
It is supported in part by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) under Grant Number SFI/12/RC/2289.  ...  Acknowledgements The research leading to these results has received funding under the European Commission's Seventh Framework Programme from ICT grant agreement WATERNOMICS no. 619660.  ...  What real-time support services are needed by a dataspace? Can a set of incremental service are levels be defined for pay-as-you-go data management in a smart environment?  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.future.2018.07.019 fatcat:myeu6dkduze6xmrc34iwfytwwi

What to do when there is nothing to do? Toward a better understanding of idle time at work

Karoline Schubert, Martin Zeschke, Hannes Zacher
2021 Current psychology (New Brunswick, N.J.)  
In contrast to breaks, interruptions, procrastination, or withdrawal behavior, employees cannot work because of the absence of work-related tasks.  ...  AbstractIdle time at work is a phase of involuntary downtime during which employees experience that they cannot carry out their work tasks.  ...  We found initial evidence that idle time occurs in different industries and manifests itself very differently in duration and frequency.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s12144-021-02445-5 pmid:34803336 pmcid:PMC8589093 fatcat:3i3k2q7ynzfllg53zmaheslzde

The Effect of Integration of Self-Management Web Platforms on Health Status in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Management in Primary Care (e-Vita Study): Interrupted Time Series Design

Esther PWA Talboom-Kamp, Noortje A Verdijk, Marise J Kasteleyn, Lara M Harmans, Irvin JSH Talboom, Ingrid Looijmans-van den Akker, Nan van Geloven, Mattijs E Numans, Niels H Chavannes
2017 Journal of Medical Internet Research  
Text section and item name Page info is located Title and abstract 1.  ...  Title Indicate that the manuscript concerns an initiative to improve healthcare (broadly defined to include the quality, safety, effectiveness, patient-centredness, timeliness, cost, efficiency and equity  ...  Available knowledge -Summary of what is currently known about the problem, including relevant previous studies.  ... 
doi:10.2196/jmir.8262 pmid:28814380 pmcid:PMC5577456 fatcat:tuqthq72ubflbmkoxba4vpvngq
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