American Journal of Information Systems
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American Journal of Information Systems. 2014, 2(3), 49-51
DOI: 10.12691/ajis-2-3-1
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Computer System Users are like Fish

Ralph M. DeFrangesco1,

1Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Pub. Date: October 29, 2014

Cite this paper:
Ralph M. DeFrangesco. Computer System Users are like Fish. American Journal of Information Systems. 2014; 2(3):49-51. doi: 10.12691/ajis-2-3-1

Abstract

This paper has looked at the habits of computer users when faced with a slow system and has drawn a direct correlation between how they react and fish population dynamics. A survey has been presented that supports the proposed theory.

Keywords:
systems performance

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