Wired: Documents Get It Together

“The Distributed Authoring and Versioning, or WebDAV, standard
will make it possible for Web users to efficiently write, edit, and
save shared documents, so that one user’s edits won’t override

“The standard will also be applied to future versions of word
processors and HTML editors.”

“Microsoft, Netscape, Novell, IBM, Xerox, FileNet, and PC Docs
helped develop the standard.”