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Software that integrates work on a single project by several concurrent users at separated workstations.


(Computer Science) software that enables computers within a group or organization to work together, allowing users to exchange electronic-mail messages, access shared files and databases, use video conferencing, etc


(ˈgrup wɛər)
software enabling a group to work together on common projects, share data, and synchronize schedules, esp. through networked computers.
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Noun1.groupware - software that can be used by a group of people who are working on the same information but may be distributed in space
software, software package, software program, software system, computer software, package - (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory; "the market for software is expected to expand"
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In fact, the sale of groupware by Novell and IBM's Lotus Development has more than tripled from 1994 to 1995, with the expectations pinned to these systems extending far beyond traditional information technology benefits such as inventory automation or improved service quality.
Not all network operating systems include productivity applications and you may need to purchase separate groupware programs, such as e-mail or group scheduling, to fulfill your company's needs.
Groupware products give individuals in a group the ability to express ideas simultaneously and anonymously.
the "Company"), (OTC:CHVC - News) a leading provider of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), Office Automation and Wireless solutions for government, businesses and consumers in the People's Republic of China and the United States announced today that it had won a contract with the Chinese Navigation Affair Administration Bureau to provide the Company's patented groupware and Office Automation platform with integrated VoIP telecommunication services.
We have thus started to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of our approach through the use of groupware.
This versatile software, a fast-emerging favorite in business circles, is called groupware.
one of the leading developers in web-based groupware and a prominent software company in Japan, announced today that NEOJAPAN has become a Bindows Global Partner for the Japanese market.
LONDON -- Powerful and Stable E-Mail Suite Scales up to 100,000 Users Per Server and Features Integrated FTP, Antivirus, Antispam, Webmail, Groupware, and Instant Messaging
BRISTOL, United Kingdom -- Extended Systems (NASDAQ:XTND), a leading provider of mobile software solutions, has announced that UK airline carrier British Airways has completed its project to equip up to 500 of its top managers with mobile data solutions using Extended Systems' OneBridge Mobile Groupware.
Netline's Open-Xchange Server is a modular, standards-based communications tool that provides businesses with flexible groupware functions including e-mail, calendar, contacts, tasks and real-time document storage.
100 offer enhanced Microsoft Live Communications Server (LCS) and new IBM Lotus integration, for adding rich media communications to groupware and messaging platforms
DUBLIN, Ireland -- Office Software and Groupware under the TCO-X-Ray