groupware

Definitions

Commerce

  • noun software that enables a group of people who are based in different locations to work together and share information

Computing

  • noun software specially written to be used by a group of people connected to a network and help them carry out a particular task

Electronics

  • Software designed to facilitate groups of people, often in different locations, to work together on one more projects. Such software includes emailing, scheduling, file transferring, application sharing, conferencing, the use of a whiteboard, and so on. Also called workgroup software, or teamware.

Information & Library Science

  • noun software designed to be shared collaboratively by a number of users on a computer network
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