Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Borje Langefors
Born: May 21, 1915 in Ystad, Sweden
Death: December 13, 2009 (Age: 94)
Computer related contributions
- Swedish engineer and computer scientist who made systems development a science.
- One of the key players in founding the IFIP TC8 Technical Committee of Information Systems in 1976.
- Theoretical analysis of information systems. Studentlitteratur, Lund. (1966)
- Information systems architecture. With Bo Sundgren. Petrocelli/Charter. (1975)
- Information and Data in Systems. With Kjell Samuelson. (1977)
- Trends in information systems: an anthology of papers from conferences of the IFIP Technical Committee 8 "Information Systems" to commemorate their tenth anniversary. (1986)
- Essays on Infology (1996)
Honors and awards
- LEO Award of the Association for Information Systems for his lifetime achievement (1999)