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Architecting the Elephant: Software Architecture and User Interface Design for Pachyderm 2.0


TitleArchitecting the Elephant: Software Architecture and User Interface Design for Pachyderm 2.0
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsArcher, J., Hapgood T., LaMar M., Norman D. 'A., & Wang T.
Secondary TitleMuseums and the Web 2005: Proceedings
Conference Start DateApril 13-16
PublisherArchives & Museum Informatics
Place PublishedVancouver, British Columbia, Canada
EditorTrant, J., & Bearman D.
KeywordsAPOLLO, authoring tool, open-source, Pachyderm, user interfaces, WebObjects
Abstract

This paper covers the processes of designing the system architecture and the authoring interface for Pachyderm 2.0, as well as some of the fundamental conceptual strategies that enabled the development of the soft-ware. It describes the architecture of the underlying frameworks, applications, and content templates. Areas for potential col-laboration and development are identified.

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