eXo has released Microsoft Office and OpenOffice plugins for JCR as well as Open source WebDAV clients in Java and C#.
They allow users to:
Open Office video
Microsoft Office video
- save office documents directly in the JCR server from the office applications
- open office documents saved in the JCR server
- view and compare versions of the JCR documents
- full text search from the desktop application to find the document in the JCR server
Technically, the WebDAV, DeltaV and DASL protocols are used to provide the integration between the client and the server.