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Software Architecture for Collaborative Crowd-Storming Applications

  • Nouf JaafarEmail author
  • Ajantha Dahanayake
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 539)


Diversity in crowdsourcing systems in terms of processes, participants, workflow, and technologies is quite problematic; as there is no standard guidance to inform the designing process of such crowdsourcing ideation system. To build a well-engineered crowdsourcing system with different ideation and collaboration components, a software architecture model is needed to guide the design of the collaborative ideation process. Within this general context, this paper is focused to create a vision for the architectural design for crowdsourcing collaborative idea generation, with an attempt to provide the required features for coordinating and aggregating ideation of individual participants into collective solutions.


Crowdsourcing Idea-generation Collaboration Crowdstorming Software architecture 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Prince Sultan University – College for WomenRiyadhSaudi Arabia

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