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Real Story Group: Enterprise Collaboration and Social Software Market in 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration Softwarehave been a long-term fan of this report from Real Story Group, and have recommended its purchase to many clients.

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Newsgator Integrates Social Software into Core Work Process

Portals and KM

I have written about NewsGator on a number of occasions (see for example:  NewsGator Enhances its Social Sites 2010 Platform for SharePoint ).

Enterprise Collaboration and Social Software – Your Perspective

Michael Sampson - Currents

When people ask me for input on their collaboration and social software choices, I always ask if they have purchased / read / analysed the report from The Real Story Group on this topic. At RSG, we have been tracking the enterprise collaboration and social software market for close to a decade now.

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Enterprise Social Software Will be Pervasive by 2016 - Perhaps

Portals and KM

The Forrester report, Social Enterprise Apps Redefine Collaboration , predicts that enterprise social software twill become a $6.4 To repeat, “by creating a social layer between information workers and the applications and communications infrastructure.”  Billion market in 2016.    

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Research: Social Software Appeals More to Older Workers

Portals and KM

major credit card company was implementing an enterprise social networking tool called A-Life. The older workers “do not get it.” 

2013 40

The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise

Elsua

Nothing to do with social computing tools alone, really. In the open and transparent world of social networks, that’s how it works.

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Social Software is Enabling the Old “to-do” List to Make a Comeback

Portals and KM

have already written about Putting Social Media to Work and Integrating the Interactions with the Transactions.  This makes sense. 

Standards Can Help Put Social Software to Work

Portals and KM

million on social software globally in 2011, and will spend almost $4.5 is the involvement needed from IT departments to deploy and integrate the software. Dion Hitchcliffe, address one critical means to address this integration issue in his post, Enterprise Social Networks Need Open Standards.    

How the Social Enterprise Defines the 21st Century Workplace – Moving To The Edge

Elsua

Specially, those folks who have made the Social Web their new home. Or the Social Enterprise. In Are Jobs Obsolete? Hippie 2.0

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IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise

Elsua

That’s an important aspect of the role predictive analytics will play as social analytics evolve&#. Are we there yet? SIE ). Probably not!

Industrialisation of Social Networking for the Enterprise

Elsua

Or, to put it in other words, automation of your social networking presence. Where did we leave behind the social business transformation?

2013 89

KM, Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business: One and The Same

Elsua

To the point where I have been mentioning how some of the key aspects from both Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business, respectively. Really?

2011 89

Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software (Part 2)

Collaborative Thinking

remains ambiguous: Enterprise 2.0 is not a market. Enterprise 2.0 is not a project. initiatives for the sake of "doing Enterprise 2.0.

Social Software Market Keeps Growing

Portals and KM

A number of large and small companies are making big bets on social business through acquisitions like Microsft’s purchase of Yammer and IBM’s extensive acquisition strategy (see IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce ). million, followed by Jive Software ($65.3 million).

Enterprise 2.0 Five Years Later: From Tools To Platforms To Ecosystems

Collaborative Thinking

In 2006, Andrew McAfee’s article on Enterprise 2.0, along with subsequent works, helped organizations think about how people use social software to more effectively share information and connect with one another. CiscoCollab Enterprise 2.0With an initial focus on tools (e.g., blogs, wikis), organizations undertaking “E2.0”

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Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software

Collaborative Thinking

A partial list of points-to-ponder: Enterprise 2.0 is not a "market": A market should have some common definition along with identifiable boundaries that can be measured with metrics (many of which would be related to financial measures). However, when it comes to Enterprise 2.0, the "market" remains very ambiguous. Enterprise 2.0

Enterprise 2.0 User Profile from Forrester

Portals and KM

Forrester has released a useful report, The Enterprise 2.0 In their recent survey of 4,985 US information workers, they found that we’re still at a very stage in social software use in business. The employees currently using social business software are early adopters with high incomes and positive attitudes about technology.

Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software (Part 3)

Collaborative Thinking

Previous posts: Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & Social Software (Part 2). Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & Social Software. There are a few vendor events that stood out in my mind for 2009 (related to Enterprise 2.0 Cisco needs to develop an Enterprise 2.0 Social Software

The Business Case for Enterprise Social Bookmarking: $4.6 Million a Year in Cost Savings!

Elsua

Something that, in my opinion, is one of the fundamental pillars from Enterprise 2.0. Indeed, social bookmarking / tagging! Yes, $4.6

Social Software Survey

Portals and KM

He and his colleague Mike Reid have started an Enterprise 2.0 Social Software Research initiative and are fans of my book, Net Work. I have been talking on and off with Christian Gray after almost meeting him in person at KMWorld and SLA conferences. Please forward this note, or a link to the invitation page, to your colleagues!

CIO Dilemma - Social Software vs ERP

Governance in a Networked World

This is part of a post I made to a recent discussion on Communities vs Social Processes. tools.

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Will Social Software Replace Email in an Enterprise 2.0 World?

Elsua

The main issue I am seeing when interacting with social software tools is actually not the social tools themselves, but how I access them.

Impact of Social Software Within the Enterprise by Jon Iwata

Elsua

Many folks have been questioning the relevance and importance of social computing within the enterprise. Eventually. Should it?

State of Enterprise 2.0 Collaboration Survey by Chess Media Group

Elsua

practitioners to share some further insights, going through a short questionnaire, of the state of Enterprise 2.0 It’s worth it. Not yet?

2011 39

Using Social Software to Increase Business Performance

Portals and KM

The Deloitte Center for the Edge has issued a new paper, “ Social Software for Business Performance” that discusses how companies can leverage social software to improve business performance in the short-term and transform it in the long-term. would agree. agree here also. Companies must be strategic.

Enterprise Microblogging Use Cases: Help Reduce Your Inbox Clutter!

Elsua

Enterprise 2.0 What’s Trending in Enterprise Microblogging? The title of blog entry was “? Narrate Your Work. Find Experts.

Using social software to reinvent the customer relationship | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Dion Hinchcliffe Get Enterprise Web 2.0 While Enterprise 2.0 and Enterprise 2.0 Download Now Recent Entries Enterprise 2.0:

2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part One

Portals and KM

think they are innovators in the social software space, both for enterprise and Web use.  tools came from the consumer Web.

2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part Two

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series on an IBM social media press event I attended last week following part one posted yesterday. Into help desks?

Boston E20 Notes: Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks: Identity, Graphs, Streams & Social Objects

Portals and KM

I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0 attended session - Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks: Identity, Graphs, Streams & Social Objects led by Mike Gotta , Senior Technical Solution Marketing Manager for Social Software, Cisco. Another issue is social objects.

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Cisco Community Central: Enterprise Social Software : Pushing The Reset Button On How We Look At “Collaboration”

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

More on this later…) We would have been stuck in this debate if it were not for the collaboration world being disrupted by the Enterprise 2.0 The influx of new vendors and new “enterprise social software&# (ESS) tools (e.g., Social tools (Enterprise 2.0) CRM, ERP). meme circa 2006.

Three Big Benefits of Social Software | Blogs | ITBusinessEdge.com

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Im not sure I can take another vendor telling me about the next "Facebook (or Twitter) for the enterprise." IT Business Edge VP Ken Hardin made that point in a post from 2008 in which he noted that the simple software-as-a-service collaboration platform used by our editorial team hadnt exactly wowed him. silos). Contribution.

In Frankfurt Enterprise 2.0 = Organizational Change & People Challenges

21st Century Organization

Enterprise 2.0 is a Management Model. The "Enterprise 2.0" Collin told us: "Enterprise 2.0 is the new version, a new model. 

Barriers of Social Software Adoption within the Enterprise: It Will Cost You More than You Think!

Elsua

Right at the root of the cause as to why perhaps we may not have adopted social software as much as we probably should have in the first place.

The Business Value of Social Software by Luis Suarez

Elsua

ROI) conversations for Social Software that I like to talk about so much lately. Yes, the good old Return On Investment (a.k.a.

In The Next Version - Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking. Enterprise Collaboration SAP StreamWork For Collab Why Startups Win Over The The Renewed Focus On Gett What’s Next For Soc 3 Things I Find Wrong Wit A Look Back At 2011 In So Predictions For 2012 From Podio’s Integration Will SalesForce.com&. About. Tweet.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software`s Culture Clash

Collaborative Thinking

The portal might one day lead to the nascent internal social networking platform Schueller demoed, he says. Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0

Collaborative Thinking: Why Is Social Software So Important?

Collaborative Thinking

Two assertions form the baseline for why social software is important to the enterprise. It seems contradictory on many levels.

2011 Enterprise Sales Driver - Collaboration is #1

Michael Sampson - Currents

Gartner said collaboration software would be a major driver of enterprise sales in Australia and the rest of the world in 2011. billion, with " collaboration, content management, social software, business intelligence (BI) and supply chain management leading the way. ". Enterprise Collaboration

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext Traction Software TeamPage Twiki Open Source Social Bookmark Systems BEA Pathways Cogenz Connectbeam IBM Lotus Connections dogear component Scuttle Open source Feed Syndication Platforms Attensa KnowNow NewsGator Social Network & Community Sites Typically offer a mix of user profiles, blogs, wikis, social networking, etc.