Using Plone to Support Collaborative Research

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Adams, P., Boldyreff, Cornelia, Nutter, David and Rank, Stephen 2005. Using Plone to Support Collaborative Research. Scotto, M. and Succi (eds.) OSS2005 Proceedings 14 July 2005 pp. 296-7
AuthorsAdams, P., Boldyreff, Cornelia, Nutter, David and Rank, Stephen
TypeConference paper
Abstract

This paper describes the deployment of Plone, an Open-Source content management system, to support the Collaborative Research activities of CALIBRE, an EU-funded coordination action integrating research into Libre software. CALIBRE involves 12 partners with different requirements and characteristics. The CALIBRE Working Environment (CWE) must therefore support a variety of users with different levels of technical expertise and expectations. Implementation of the support infrastructure for CALIBRE is ongoing, and has provided some interesting insights into the benefits of the use of libre software. Although Plone has not been explicitly developed as a collaboration infrastructure, with its wealth of plugins, it has proven highly adaptable for this purpose.

Keywordscollaborative research; computer systems; software engineering; Open-Source computer programming
Year2005
ConferenceScotto, M
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Deposited29 Jan 2010
Web address (URL)http://oss2005.case.unibz.it/Resources/Proceedings/OSS2005Proceedings.pdf
http://hdl.handle.net/10552/530
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Adams, P. et al. (2005) ‘Using Plone to Support Collaborative Research’ in Scotto, M. and Succi, G. (eds.) OSS2005 Proceedings 14 July 2005, Genova, Italy pp. 296-7.

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