Volume 21 • Issue 1
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Blockchain for a Traceable, Circular Textile Supply Chain: A Requirements Approach *Open Access*
By Melissa J. Rusinek, Hao Zhang, and Nicole Radziwill
This study examines the feasibility of using blockchain in textile supply chain management to increase traceability and sustainability by examining the requirements for this kind of system from multiple stakeholder perspectives.
Designing Quality into IT by Improving Gender Diversity in Higher Education
By Morgan C. Benton
Based on a comprehensive review of gender diversity and its impacts in IT, this article proposes an illustrative model for future IT education and aims to close the gap on the education side using the Flourishing with Information Technology (FIT) program.
Assessing the Theoretical Impact of Design Patterns on Software Quality
By Shikha Gautam and Brijendra Singh
To explore the relationship between design patterns and quality, this article presents a comprehensive review of design pattern assessment in the literature, and then proposes a hybrid (qualitative and quantitative) method for evaluating a design pattern based on quality attributes.