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Decision Support News
D. J. Power, Editor
August 17, 2014             Vol. 15, No. 17


In this issue

1) What DSS interface design is 'best' for eliciting values?
2) Recent DSS News Headlines
3) Upcoming Decision Support Conferences/Call for Papers


1) What DSS interface design is 'best' for eliciting values?

by Daniel J. Power
Editor, DSSResources.com

A person-machine interface is central to the effective use of a computerized system like a decision support system (DSS). The user interface (UI) shapes the user experience (UX). Decision support application developers must be kinowledgeable about user interface design concepts and principles. This article discusses what it means to elicit values in the context of building a model-driven DSS, reviews three approaches for eliciting values, and then proposes some hypotheses and design guidelines for a DSS interface design that is "best" for eliciting values.

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2) Recent DSS News Headlines

08/15/2014 Teradata Marketing applications wins Gold Stevie® award in 2014 International Business awards. Check release.

08/14/2014 Actian, Data Transformed and Yellowfin BI Mashup helps Kollaras Group reap big data rewards. Check release.

3) Upcoming Decision Support Conferences/Call for Papers/Books

1. Nov. 22-25, 2014, 45th Annual DSI meeting - Tampa, FL, Click here.

2. Dec. 28-29, 2014 “Big Data and Analytics For Business(BDAB-2014)”, New Delhi, India. Check the website Click here.

3. May 27-29, 2015 ICDSST 2015 organized by the EWG-DSS/ The theme is “Big Data Analytics for Decision Making”, Belgrade, Serbia. Check the website Click here.

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