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Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Hack: Social Architecture (a manifesto). The result is a new balance between hierarchy and community that is called social architecture.

Book Review: Practical SharePoint 2010 Information Architecture (by Ruven Gotz)

Michael Sampson - Currents

For the past couple of weeks I have been reading Ruven Gotz's new book, Practical SharePoint 2010 Information Architecture. He settles on something that's a mix of business analyst and information architect. Having now read the book from cover-to-cover, here's my comments: 1. Ruven also says there is a role for both. 5.

Reference Architecture For Social Network Sites

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Today and tomorrow I will be finalizing the reference architecture document below. ???Templates??? Templates??? While I can???t share back???

Sensitive Learning Spaces: what architects can teach us

Jenny Connected

Architecture as Space, Horizon Press). For me architecture requires continuity. The two spaces could not have been more different.

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Collaborative Note-Taking and Research Patterns - Three Architectural Options

Michael Sampson - Currents

Faced with this challenge, most IT shops will want to get ahead of the trend by investigating the more popular note-taking apps and the architectures each uses for enabling sharing of notes among employees and teams. Tim raises some good points in his article, and talks about the different architectures available. Game over.

Organising Knowledge » Taxonomies, Navigation and Information Architecture

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Taxonomies, Navigation and Information Architecture James Kelway has written a two-parter on how to build and test user centred taxonomies. He misses the value of conducting and information or knowledge audit as part of the taxonomy input stage.

Liquid architecture of thinking networks and thinking in the network

Taming the spaces

Liquid architecture of thinking networks and thinking in the network. The book investigates the interaction between the canonical and rigid forms of a culture of information resources and networks multivocity of thought, reconstructing the paradigm of a model liquid architectures. Matteo Ciastellardi. new forms of action.

Lynda Moulton Lists Five Products to Reduce Information Overload

Portals and KM

 Lynda recently provided a useful post on:  Focused on Unifying Content to Reduce Information Overload.  sphere that are suddenly apparent due to their visual connections in the display architecture. Lynda Moulton is a consultant, an analyst with the Gilbane group, and runs the Boston KM Forum.    

Creating Information Architecture at Océ in the Age of Enterprise 2.0

Portals and KM

This is the third in a series of interviews with Samuel Driessen , Information Architect at Océ , about their Enterprise 2.0 really like this dual architectural role for both structured and unstructured information. It makes so much sense to have these two information sources under the same architectural leadership.

SharePoint Governance and Information Architecture Master Class - London on November 22-23, 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

can't attend myself, but if you are looking for guidance on governance and information architecture, I recommend that you learn more about their upcoming masterclass: " Most people understand that deploying SharePoint is much more than getting it installed. Paul and Andrew Woodward will be hosting a masterclass in London in November.

information architecture in the public sector conference

Engineers without Fears

The 3rd Annual Information Architecture in the Public Sector Conference 2008 will be held on 23 & 24 June in Canberra and then I will be running a workshop on the Friday afternoon on "Architecting Anarchy". Beg the money from your employer or steal it from an old lady or sell crack or something. Just come. conferences

Enterprise Collaboration Architecture from Cisco that Goes Beyond Technology

Portals and KM

Conference sent me a useful white paper by one of his colleagues, Joe Moran, Transforming Collaboration through Strategy and Architecture. The paper begins with four trends that impact collaboration on an enterprise scale: borderless enterprises, workplace mobility, consumerization of IT, and information proliferation. conference.

Share2010 Session: Lynn Warneke from Pearson Australia Group on "Monster Moves: How One Information Architecture Successfully Brought 8 Businesses Together"

Michael Sampson - Currents

Lynn Warneke, Head of Digital Technologies at Pearson Australia Group, talked about the value of an integrative information architecture, and the value it created at Pearson. Lynn has been at Pearson for about a year, but is usually an independent SharePoint and information management consultant. Connect with Lynn on LinkedIn.

information architects

Engineers without Fears

I was in Woolloomooloo last night with a bunch of Information Architects (after the Innovative Household thingo which I will talk about shortly). information architectureEric Scheid was there running things, as was Greg Dwyer. days - so expect him to get a couple in over Easter.

Social Media and the Enterprise: An Architectural Approach, an IASA E-Summit Sponsored by Cisco

Collaborative Thinking

Social Media and the Enterprise: An Architectural Approach, an IASA E-Summit Sponsored by Cisco. Pacific Time Click  here to register Get your entire architecture team up to speed with the latest trends and  issues around social media by attending this International Association  of Software Architect (IASA) e-summit.

Coveo Customer Information Access Solutions (CIAS) Moves to Version 2.0

Portals and KM

It provides comprehensive account information in a single view, bringing in relevant data from multiple sources. came out this summer.  

Notes on "Efficient Use of SharePoint" — Sarah Heal (Information Leadership)

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the second to last session of the Working in Collaborative Environments Conference here in Auckland, Sarah Heal from Information Leadership is talking about the efficient use of SharePoint. What tools from the overall palette of tools are most relevant to particular users / groups? - a combination of three architectures: -.

book review: information ecology

Engineers without Fears

Tom Davenport's Information Ecology was published in 1997 and yet I've only just read it. We're trying get a handle on their information environment. Standard information architecture approaches felt inadequate to the task and I was left thinking "What we really need here is some kind of ecological approach to their information.

Organising Knowledge » New Book on Tagging by Gene Smith

Green Chameleon

It’s written from the information architecture and user experience perspective, and is the first comprehensive treatment of tagging I know of.

Acknowledging the Work of Others

Michael Sampson - Currents

For example, on mentioning the use of design workshops to shape the information architecture for the new intranet, an external consultant had been asked to run the sessions. How should you handle these situations? Is it okay to speak up right then and there? Or should you keep quiet? Here’s what I noticed: 1. Wow, just wow.

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Green Chameleon » KM is Shallow, Insular and “History”

Green Chameleon

But his reflections can just as easily be applied to KM. But imagine how it looks to outsiders. You have to insist on your right to stop and think.

Knowledge Sharing for Social Innovation: The Dutch Tilburg Regional Case

Making CommunitySense

video recording of my presentation, and an interview by the School of Communication and Information with my host, Mark Aakhus , are still to follow. Below my slides. Abstract. Social innovation as a process is about multiple stakeholders working together on joint, economically and socially sustainable solutions for wicked societal problems.

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The Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation

Making CommunitySense

Last October, I gave an invited talk at the School of Communication and Information, Rutgers University , USA. Storytelling Architecture.

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/Message: The Architecture of Sociality: Building In Openness

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Users have their identity and access controlled by Facebook, and other companies have to operate within the confines of the Facebook architecture. inherently limited to the range of concepts defined in the core Facebook architecture. Centralization Centralization is bad, because it is closed. They want to dominate. maybe not. Well see.

Notes on “Melbourne Water Case Study: Engaging your Organisation in an Intranet Rebuild” (Rebecca Jackson)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Provides a way of giving information and providing feedback. - Run show and tell sessions. Don’t be afraid about feedback. - Ran information architecture sessions inside Melbourne Water. Rebecca from Melbourne Water talked about lessons from an intranet rebuild at her organisation. Have a business representative group.

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Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Serendipitous architecture. wrote an interesting blog post about people who write about collaboration – by themselves. Tired. Até amanhã!

Green Chameleon » On Taking a Fresh Look

Green Chameleon

In fact, the whole airport has adopted the architectural metaphor of a resort. It’s light, airy and welcoming. Which I did. All rights reserved.

Green Chameleon » Supporting Communities on the Intranet

Green Chameleon

At 5 minutes it’s short but has some good practical advice including “Don’t under-estimate how much training and support is needed&#.

Blog>> Letting Facets Fly

Green Chameleon

We have that problem in taxonomy and information architecture work all the time. In her novel The Four Gated City , Doris Lessing recounts a story about the Mullah Nasruddin, who bought a hawk in the marketplace, his only previous experience of birds being sparrows. We are evolving a few ways of dealing with this.

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Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

Instead, the information was presented at a holistic and inter-disciplinary level, covering a collection of related issues: Affordance-centered design. Enterprise architecture. user experience, process, information, application, media, technology). Enterprise social networking includes a range of architectural issues (e.g.,

NewsGator Enhances its Social Sites 2010 Platform for SharePoint

Portals and KM

Among other things, the new release includes enhanced community capabilities, architectures, and reporting functionality. This is a good move.

Notes on “Deployment of SharePoint 2013 document, records and collaboration solution at AUT” (Alan Marshall, Stephen McWilliams, Shelley Tasele)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Stephen is the Information and Collaboration Architect at AUT. - AUT is New Zealand’s newest university, with 2000 staff.

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About Full Circle | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The Full Circle Philosophy To connect — connect people with ideas, information, services and other people. Nancy White – Online Social Architectures – Networks and Communities [.] # Tanya Weaver on 19 Nov 2008 at 6:28 pm I am interested in learning more about what you do. Let me know how to do it. United States.

Enterprise 2.0: A Transition From Destination Site To Platform Services

Collaborative Thinking

More accurately, we might describe this type of platform as a social network site ( Reference Architecture For Social Network Sites ). Social networking services will enable organizations to take social data within the social network site and surface that information contextually within another system (e.g., stand-alone blogs, wikis).

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Organising Knowledge>> Cross Post: Letting Facets Fly

Green Chameleon

We have that problem in taxonomy and information architecture work all the time. In her novel The Four Gated City , Doris Lessing recounts a story about the Mullah Nasruddin, who bought a hawk in the marketplace, his only previous experience of birds being sparrows. We are evolving a few ways of dealing with this.

Review of Digital Workplace Trends 2013: Part Three – Selected Details

Portals and KM

As I wrote in the first part of this series, I recently received a review copy of Digital Workplace Trends 2013 by Jane McConnell. post by Andy McAfee.

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(Intranets2011) "Change Management is Paramount" - Matthew Clarke #intranets2011 #change

Michael Sampson - Currents

Eg., by not tightly linking information architecture to navigation approaches. -. (6) Write a Communications Plan. -. (7). -. (8).

Boston E20 Notes: The Post-2.0 Era: Social in the Context of My Work

Portals and KM

Here is the session description: “The widespread adoption of Facebook, the embrace of activity streams by business applications, and the success of smartphone applications have significantly changed information worker expectations since Enterprise 2.0 He showed an architecture where business apps that provide context in which people work.

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Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

If you’re a marketer, information about these deeply engaged customers this is absolutely critical. Let’s hope not. What I Saw.

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Missing Pieces: The Activity Stream Aggregator

Collaborative Thinking

It also masks discussion of the key architectural component needed, the activity stream aggregator, which will help make the credible benefits of activity streams a reality. Two design and architectural issues created a scaling challenge for FriendFeed. The concept is pretty straightforward. Social network sites (e.g., Thoughts? .