Chaitin School

Reading Group: YATA, a CRDT

April 5, 2023, 7 p.m.

We meet and we read the paper that describes the algorithm (named YATA) behind the popular CRDT library Yjs:

Near Real-Time Peer-to-Peer Shared Editing on Extensible Data Types



  • Welcome and introductions
  • Read for 20 minutes in silence
  • Discuss what we just read
  • Read some more and discuss again


We meet at SPACE4 in Finsbury Park.

Address: 113-115 Fonthill Rd, London N4 3HH