Issue No.01 - January/February (2005 vol.9)
Jim Whitehead , University of California, Santa Cruz
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2005.26
The first installment of the new Standards Track explores the Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning protocol. WebDAV supports remote collaborative authoring of Web sites and individual documents, remote access to documentmanagement systems, and more. It is the most popular network file-system protocol for use across the wide-area Internet, and it has been integrated intoexisting authoring tools of many types.WebDAV defines a series of extensions to the set of methods defined by HTTP version 1.1 and contains a set of features that can be used in numerous settings.
distributed authoring, WebDAV, network file-system protocol, collaborative authoring
Jim Whitehead, "WebDAV: Versatile Collaboration Multiprotocol", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.9, no. 1, pp. 66-74, January/February 2005, doi:10.1109/MIC.2005.26