Brief Summary and Future Trends
Jose Galindo (Universidad de Málaga, Spain), Angelica Urrutia (Universidad Católica del Maule, Chile) and Mario Piattini (Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Spain)
Copyright: © 2006
Fuzzy logic (Chapter I) allows us to bring the operation of information systems closer to the working methods of humans. People frequently deal with fuzzy concepts (for example, terms such as “almost all,” “the majority,” “approximately 8,” “high,” or “low”), which include a certain vagueness or uncertainty and which traditional information systems do not understand and therefore cannot use.