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formic: Building Collaborative Applications with Operational Transformation

Abstract : As part of the ongoing revolution of the way people work in distributed teams, the need of applications for real-time collaboration is increasing. Commercial products like Google Docs set the landmark for modern web-based collaboration. In this work we provide a library that utilizes the underlying technology, namely Operational Transformation, to simplify the development of collaborative web applications. Our library formic features a novel transformation function that enables simultaneous editing of JSON objects.
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Tim Jungnickel, Ronny Bräunlich. formic: Building Collaborative Applications with Operational Transformation. 17th IFIP International Conference on Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems (DAIS), Jun 2017, Neuchâtel, Switzerland. pp.138-145, ⟨10.1007/978-3-319-59665-5_10⟩. ⟨hal-01800125⟩



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