Towards a Functional Characterization of Collaborative Systems

  • Jaime Moreno-Llorena
  • Iván Claros
  • Rafael Martín
  • Ruth Cobos
  • Juan de Lara
  • Esther Guerra
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6874)

Abstract

In this paper we present major results of a detailed study about the functionalities that are present in different collaborative systems, realized as collaborative components. We have used this study to establish a methodology for the automatic generation of collaborative applications supporting group needs. The methodology is directed to any community of end users, who do not need to have any programming skills.

Keywords

CSCW Collaborative Features Collaborative Design Web 2.0 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jaime Moreno-Llorena
    • 1
  • Iván Claros
    • 1
  • Rafael Martín
    • 1
  • Ruth Cobos
    • 1
  • Juan de Lara
    • 1
  • Esther Guerra
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversidad Autónoma de MadridSpain

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