TITLE

TWiki: Introduction to a Structured Wiki

AUTHOR(S)
Gochenour, Phil; Radcliff, Chris
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Intercom;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Product Review
ABSTRACT
The article evaluates the Twiki open source wiki-authoring software.
ACCESSION #
26948689

 

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