Systems versus Humans

In my previous post I discussed art and design in the context of communication. Now I want to reveal a correlation that came up between the work of John Zachman and Abraham Maslow. I believe it reveals that computer systems and human systems respectively obey the same basic principles.Here is the Zachman model:

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Here is the Maslow Model:

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As you can see both frameworks share a similar hierarchy. It is my assertion that they are the same.

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