Distributed wikis: a survey

@article{Davoust2015DistributedWA,
  title={Distributed wikis: a survey},
  author={Alan Davoust and Hala Skaf-Molli and Pascal Molli and Babak Esfandiari and Khaled Aslan},
  journal={Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience},
  year={2015},
  volume={27},
  pages={2751 - 2777}
}
‘Distributed wiki’ is a generic term covering various systems, including ‘peer‐to‐peer wiki’, ‘mobile wiki’, ‘offline wiki’, ‘federated wiki’ and others. Distributed wikis distribute their pages among the sites of autonomous participants to address various motivations, including high availability of data, new collaboration models and different viewpoints of subjects. Although existing systems share some common basic concepts, it is often difficult to understand the specificity of each one, the… 
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