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Fractal Conceptual Prototype: the Extensions Marketplace

Simpson, Edwin; Belrose, Guillaume; Rutherford, James
HP Laboratories


Keyword(s): content management. ECM, cloud applications, collaboration

Abstract: Fractal is a research project that seeks to develop on-demand content management as a service, specialising in helping users in different organisations to collaborate. This report describes part of our conceptual prototype, a working system developed to help clarify our vision and understand today's content management platforms. It demonstrates the key ideas of a multi-tenanted content management service that is extensible and allows rapid adoption and customisation. This report presents the Extensions Marketplace, a community that allows users to discover and market useful applications and tools for customizing Fractal. A video to accompany this report is located at

3 Pages

External Posting Date: April 6, 2009 [Fulltext]. Approved for External Publication
Internal Posting Date: April 6, 2009 [Fulltext]

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