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No, no, none.
I'm not aware of any software that can do this.
Maybe Autodesk Smoke/Lustre/Flint/Flame/etc. can meet your needs, but bring your extremely well filled wallet. You will not succeed for less than $ 80K without hardware.
I know Avid have a project sharing solution, but you're right, you will spend more than 10k for their basic.
It's an important feature in a broadcast facility or a team of editors.
The poor man's work around we've been using for years is to parse out the project into component areas assigned to individuals workstations, than import the completed section into a "master" project for output.
Maybe I missed it, but the Avid unit linked to was for sharing media files. That is pretty common and can be done using various methods, as only read access is required.
That's not quite the same as having two people actually open and work on the same project file at the same time, where both read and write access is required. I'm not sure that's possible under Windows.
Actually, we've done it this all the way back to Premiere 5.0 - had the SAME project open on the network on multiple workstations. However, the project updates to the state of the last save. For example: Workstation 1 opens the project, then workstation 2. Workstation 1 does some work, as does Workstation 2. If either workstation saves, that's the project file you get. You don't get any modifications from the other workstation.
BUT - you CAN have the same project open on multiple workstations, use the work area bar to select a portion of a timeline, or select different sequences on each workstation, and export said sequence work area independently on each workstation. Again, kind of a poor man's distributed computing scenario.
This allows you to use all your workstations to output different components of the same project at the same time.
Our work environment makes this kind of workflow invaluable - and preferred to the expense of "realtime" editing scenarios.
>had the SAME project open on the network on multiple workstations
That's surprising. I didn't think the OS would allow that.
>You don't get any modifications from the other workstation.
That's not surprising. How could you unless you opened it after they saved it?