Research and development

Category: Research and development (12 posts) [RSS]

Oct 13 2016

XWiki Research Team and OW2 working on an improved Realtime Collaborative Editing extension

OW2 and XWiki are proud to announce that we are working together to deliver an improved Realtime Collaborative Editing extension in XWiki. While Google Docs with its realtime collaboration feature has become a significant part of the modern paperless office, Enterprises in Europe and around the globe are becoming increasingly wary of Google's off-shore data retention and privacy policies. ...

Apr 08 2016

A successful Learn PAd review for year 2

The Learn PAd project started over 2 years ago and early April was the occasion to do a status with the European Union institutions. This second year review was especially important since it was the last step before the final one. On this occasion the consortium decided to take a risk: a live demonstration of the distributed Learn PAd platform (4 servers and one router). ...

Dec 03 2015

Learn PAd meeting at Vilnius

On November 23 2015, all Learn PAd partners met in Vilnius, Lithuania. Two days of general and scientific discussions were followed by two days of technical meetings. The four days were especially important, as they were held just a few days after the first experiment of the Learn PAd platform with end-users from the Italian Public Administration.

The meeting was mainly focused on the results of this experimentation. The Learn PAd platform is still in its early stage, close to a prototype. However, we've already got a lot of feedback from end-users. The feedback helped us a lot in defining how we are going to proceed with the future development phases of the platform. ...

Oct 13 2015

Learn PAd Technical Meeting in Rome

Last week, The XWiki team was in Rome for the Learn PAd project. The goal of the project was to work with CNR in order to make a big step in the implementation of the Learn PAd platform. University of Aquila was also present for one day in order to help us with the model transformations and its help was very valuable. ...

Sep 22 2015

Learn PAd back to school meeting in Ancona, Italy

After the summer holidays, all the Learn PAd partners have met in the Regione Marche headquarters, in Ancona for the quarterly meeting.  ...

Aug 03 2015

Open PaaS Project

XWiki Labs is proud to announce our participation in OpenPaaS research project with the collaboration of our industrial partners Linagora and Nexedi, and the academic support of the Loria laboratory at INRIA and the LIX laboratory at École Polytechnique. ...

Jul 01 2015

EESC project final demonstration meeting

The final demonstration meeting for the EESC project was held on the 22nd of June 2015. The EESC project focuses on experimenting with social networks in school intranets. XWiki was responsible for implementing four different services. ...

Jun 29 2015

Technical workshop at XWiki SAS Paris Office

For three days between the 23rd and the 25th of June 2015, a few partners of the project met at the XWiki SAS headquarters in Paris for a technical workshop about the future development of the Learn PAd platform. ...

Jun 19 2015

Learnpad Meeting in Vienna

On May 27 and 28, all Learn PAd partners met for the first time in Vienna, at the BOC headquarters. It was the first meeting after the first yearly review done by the EU. On this occasion, there was a summing up of the review, as well as discussions around the needed corrective actions. ...

May 12 2015

Workshop in Ölten for the Learn PAd platform UI

XWiki SAS met with FHNW (Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz) on the 6th of May 2015 for a workshop on the topic of User Interfaces in the Learn PAd project. ...