Soaring through hyperspace: A snapshot of Hyper-G and its Harmony client

  • Keith Andrews
  • Frank Kappe
Part of the Eurographics book series (EUROGRAPH)


This paper describes the current status of work on Hyper-G and its new viewer, Harmony. Hyper-G is a generalpurpose, large-scale, distributed hypermedia information system under development at Graz University of Technology. It is based on the client-server model across the Internet and is interoperable with both Gopher and World Wide Web.

Harmony is the new native Hyper-G client for X Windows on Unix platforms. It takes advantage of Hyper-G’s structuring and retrieval features to provide both intuitive navigational facilities and informative feedback about the location of information.


Virtual Reality Session Manager Full Text Search Retrieval Feature Information Landscape 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Keith Andrews
    • 1
  • Frank Kappe
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Information Processing and Computer Supported New Media (IICM)Graz University of TechnologyGrazAustria

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