Using PVM to build an interface to support Cooperative Work in a distributed systems environment

  • Guillermo de Jesús Hoyos-Rivera
  • Víctor Germán Sánchez-Arias
2 Extensions and Improvements
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1332)


In the work presented we propose the definition, design of a Cooperative Work Model (CWM) [1] and a Cooperative Work Language (CWL) [2], and the implementation of an interface to support Cooperative Work in a Distributed Systems environment, called ICW1, inspired upon the definition of CSP [3], and the basic notions of processes and pipes used in Unix [4].


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Guillermo de Jesús Hoyos-Rivera
    • 1
  • Víctor Germán Sánchez-Arias
    • 2
  1. 1.M.I.A., U.V.Xalapa, VeracruzMexico
  2. 2.LANIA, A.C.Xalapa, VeracruzMexico

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