A Server for the Joint Production of Documents on the World Wide Web

  • Alain Karsenty
  • Bernard Merialdo
Part of the Computer Supported Cooperative Work book series (CSCW)


This chapter presents a server allowing the Joint Production of Documents on the World Wide Web. While much research has been done in the field of synchronous and asynchronous shared editing, the integration of such techniques in the WWW environment raises a number of open issues, both on interface behaviour and coordination mechanisms. In this chapter, we present the features and the implementation issues that arise during the design of the server, as well as potential areas for future improvements.


World Wide Joint Production Word Processor Text Editor Computer Support Collaborative Work 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alain Karsenty
  • Bernard Merialdo
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  1. 1.Institut EurecomSophia AntipolisFrance

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