Software which builds on LAN`s, e-mail and database software to support collaborative working and the sharing of documents and other information in workgroups. Document management and shared document databases are an important part of most groupware software application packages.
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(from the article `information system`) Another category of office information systems allows different individuals to work simultaneously on a shared project by using networked computers. ... Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/g/75