Critical enhancements for improving the adoption of online project management technology

This research focuses on current problems and inefficiencies of implementation and operation of online collaboration and project management technology in the US Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry. Despite the enormous number of the solutions and claims about their advanced technology and benefits, the adoption of these tools by the industry stakeholders has been very slow. Unfortunately, the huge amount of technology is presented without targeting the evolving communication & collaboration necessities of the industry. In an attempt to fill the need of research to explore how these tools actually interact with the organizational context, what the needs of the users are, and how this technology can be improved and commonly adopted by the industry, three active construction projects were studied and a user survey was conducted. This paper outlines the findings of a year of research (surveys and interviews) and concludes with "Critical Enhancement Areas" that would hasten the adoption and s
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