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software that can be used by a group of people who are working on the same information but may be distributed in space

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According to Nielsen [4], CSCW can be defined as the study of techniques, methodologies and technologies to support the work group.
Proceedings of the ACM CSCW '92 Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (pp.
CSCW `98 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Community Work.
The CSCW challenge has particular interest for modern society because two trends continue to accelerate.
2) A large part of CSCW and PD analysis of tools is in terms of breakdowns in the use of a tool or set of tools.
Even so I found her comments about the importance of "computer supported cooperative play," a dig at the CSCW project prevalent in this book, a breath of fresh air.
His research interests include groupware, workflow systems, BPM, CSCW, collaboration theory, Grid/P2P distributed systems, process warehousing and mining, workflow-supported social networks discovery and analysis, process aware information systems, data intensive workflows, and process-aware IoT.
He was the co-organizer and chair for the SIGIR WebQA 2015 workshop, the Crowdsourcing at Scale 2013, the shared task challenge at HCOMP 2013, and Connecting Online Learning and Work at HCOMP 2014, CSCW 2015, and CHI 2016 toward the goal of galvanizing research at the intersection of crowdsourcing, natural language understanding, knowledge representation, and rigorous evaluations for artificial intelligence.
Existing studies on anonymity were typically conducted over a short period of time (with many CSCW studies adopted a one-shot approach) whereas this study observed students interacting online for six periods, extended over six weeks.
El CSCL nace de la union del aprendizaje cooperativo clasico y del CSCW (trabajo cooperativo asistido por ordenador) y representa un ejemplo de <<groupware>> (Jimenez y Llitjos, 2006).
However, most CSCW systems do not support the creativity of a group; in particular they do not support procedures to achieve a goal or to create a common solution plan.
Tools such as simple word processing, e-mail, groupware, CSCW (Computer Supported Collaborative Working), CSCL (Computer Supported Collaborative Learning), and Enterprise Resource Planning are widely used for many purposes.
From implementation to design: Tailoring and the emergence of systematization in CSCW.
Toward this end, we propose using Web-based CSCW (computer supported collaborative work)systems to support distributed group design process.
CSCW is a computer-based system that supports groups of people engaged in a common task (or goal).