Evaluating CRDTs for real-time document editing

  title={Evaluating CRDTs for real-time document editing},
  author={Mehdi Ahmed-Nacer and Claudia-Lavinia Ignat and G{\'e}rald Oster and Hyun-Gul Roh and Pascal Urso},
  booktitle={ACM Symposium on Document Engineering},
Nowadays, real-time editing systems are catching on. Tools such as Etherpad or Google Docs enable multiple authors at dispersed locations to collaboratively write shared documents. In such systems, a replication mechanism is required to ensure consistency when merging concurrent changes performed on the same document. Current editing systems make use of operational transformation (OT), a traditional replication mechanism for concurrent document editing. Recently, Commutative Replicated Data… CONTINUE READING
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