26 September 1958
Ilkka Tuomi (born 26 September 1958), a native of Finland, is noted for writings on the subject of the Internet.
Ilkka Tuomi has written books, including
Networks of Innovation|Networks of Innovation: Change and Meaning in the Age of the Internet which develops theory of [1 ] open innovation based on analysis of Internet-related innovations and open source, and Corporate Knowledge: Theory and Practice of Intelligent Organizations, which develops theory of [2 ] knowledge management.
Tuomi has written several articles in
, an important First Monday peer reviewed journal on the Internet. The most famous of Tuomi's articles is probably The Lives and Death of Moore's Law , in which Tuomi states that Moore's law is an expression of technological determinism, used sloppily, and to a large extent not properly founded in empirical studies. This article has an associated response from Ray Kurzweil at: Exponential Growth:-An Illusion (Response to Ilkka Tuomi)
Ilkka Tuomi was a staff member of the
Institute for Prospective Technological Studies. He has also been Principal Scientist at the Nokia Research Center. He is Chief Scientist at Oy Meaning Processing Ltd., an independent research institute located in Finland.
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Ilkka Tuomi key papers at First Monday:
The Lives and Death of Moore's Law, , volume 7, number 11 (November 2002) First Monday Ilkka Tuomi,
Internet, Innovation, and Open Source: Actors in the Network, , volume 6, number 1 (January 2001) First Monday Ilkka Tuomi,
Evolution of the Linux Credits File: Methodological Challenges and Reference Data for Open Source Research, , volume 9, number 6 (June 2004) First Monday Ilkka Tuomi,
Economic Productivity in the Knowledge Society: A Critical Review of Productivity Theory and the Impacts of ICT, , volume 9, number 7 (July 2004) First Monday
^ Tuomi, Ilkka (2002). . Oxford University Press. Networks of Innovation ISBN 978-0-19-925698-3.
^ Tuomi, Ilkka (1999). . Metaxis. Corporate Knowledge: Theory and Practice of Intelligent Organizations ISBN 951-98280-0-1.
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