Mathematical Evaluation on Telecentre Effective Usage Model
Keywords:Mathematical Evaluation, Telecentre, Effective Usage Model,
AbstractIn Malaysia, ICTs have been identified as a crucial enabler in the knowledge-based economy to facilitate the acquisition, utilization, and dissemination of knowledge towards enhancing the economic and social values of society. Numerous programmes have been organized, developed, designed and executed to optimize the usage of these ICT Public access centres (telecentres). This paper presents a computational model that addresses important factors contributing to the effective usage of telecentres. Simulation was used to show the behaviors produced by the model. Several cases of different scenarios showed various patterns being produced thus, indicating that the model is able to reproduce interactions among selected scenarios in the literature. In addition, the model was evaluated using mathematical analysis and automated verification.
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