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Report On Intranet Analytics – Required Reading for Collaboration Teams and Analytics Vendors

Michael Sampson - Currents

The first four vendors provided interviews; the last three did not. What content is working well? Links: – Get your copy of the report.

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Enterprise 2.0, Where Art Thou?


Almost 10 years ago, Andy McAfee  coined the term Enterprise 2.0 , as most of you folks out there would probably still remember. And big time. .

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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 vendor

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

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

2016 63

IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise


journey that started back in 2001, but that it had its main roots well substantiated within the company for much longer. Are we there yet? SIE ).

The Social Enterprise and The Circular Economy


Social Networking / Computing or Social Business (In my case, Social Enterprise ). There’s a great thread on G+ from Sameer Patel on the “how.”

2011 55

Forrester on Enterprise Search Trends

Portals and KM

Here is a new report on 2011 enterprise search trends from Forrester, Enterprise Search: Six Key Trends to Watch by Leslie Owens with Stephen Powers and Anjali Yakkundi. It will be become increasingly recognized that the knowledge and insight revealed on social platforms and enterprise 2.0 What is the source of optimism? 

What is an Enterprise Social Network? :: Blog :: Headshift | Dachis Group Asia Pacific

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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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 We forecast that standalone UC&C sales will begin declining in 2014 while the market for social enterprise apps and related services will grow at a compound annual growth rate of 61% to become a $6.4

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Enterprise Collaboration and Social Software – Your Perspective

Michael Sampson - Currents

At RSG, we have been tracking the enterprise collaboration and social software market for close to a decade now. This survey assesses different issues like common use cases, tools, vendors, and challenges faced by organizations like yours. It’s the kind of report every organization should be purchasing.

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Forrester: Enterprise Search is Maturing and Becoming More Social

Portals and KM

Forrester has provided an interesting new report, Enterprise Search: Six Key Trends to Watch by Leslie Owens with Stephen Powers and Anjali Yakkundi, and social is more positive here. Enterprise search used to be difficult and often unproductive. Yesterday I wrote about social search and the Web. have also seen a rise in SBAs.

Global Mobile Awards

Nancy White

GSMA 2012 vendor awardAn important part of this conference is the 17th annual Global Mobile Awards. The device also has phone functionality.

2012 40

Building Great Enterprise 2.0 Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Enterprise CMS. Enterprise 2.0. Enterprise CMS List. EMC, Microsoft, OpenText Among Gartner Enterprise CMS Magic Quadrant Leaders. Gartner Magic Quadrant: Update Your Enterprise CMS If Its More Than Five Years Old. Oracle Targets Documentum Customers, Time to Switch Enterprise CMS Platforms? Enterprise 2.0:

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Enterprise 2.0 User Profile from Forrester

Portals and KM

Forrester has released a useful report, The Enterprise 2.0 This is certainly a different story than the vendors present. Going back to 2004, I have heard many stories about what became to be known as enterprise 2.0. For example, see what Al Essa did at MIT - An Enterprise 2.0 They also “view enterprise 2.0

Forrester on Enterprise Content Management Suites, Q4 2011

Portals and KM

Forrester has release their report, The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Content Management Suites, Q4 2011 , by Alan Weintraub with Stephen Powers and Anjali Yakkundi. Forrester uses 66-criteria to evaluate enterprise content management (ECM) vendors. The report goes into great detail on each of the vendors

2011 36

Enterprise Social Messaging: Vendor Replies

Collaborative Thinking

Yammer, despite multiple requests, did not respond to my earlier post on the need for tools in this category to support policy, integration, security and other capabilities expected by enterprise decision-makers. SocialCast (Vendor Supplied info). Socialtext (Vendor Supplied info). Traction TeamPage (Vendor Supplied info).

Enterprise 2.0 Conference: Call For Papers Community, Voting Process

Collaborative Thinking

For the upcoming Enterprise 2.0 It is definitely not specific to any one vendor. In the session below, I wanted to bring together some pragmatic thought leaders to debate the different sides of how Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0Sandra is coordinating the submissions. I have elaborated on my sessions below. Thanks!

New themes for “Enterprise 2.0?

Patti Anklam

I spent two days at the Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston last week  to get the pulse of this emergent ecosystem of vendors, practitioners, consultants, and thought leaders and to connect with many of my favorite fellow travelers from the KM world. A lot has been written already about the conference, and as usual the

Enterprise 2.0: The Human Challenge

21st Century Organization

Having visited the Paris Enterprise 2.0 Summit in February, June 18, I made the trip to Boston to compare developments at the Enterprise 2.0 Bill Ives Enterprise 2.0 Ron Miller Enterprise 2.0 For me, however, the Boston Enterprise 2.0 If that was true in 2008, then listening to “Enterprise 2.0” Conference. 

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. Mike provided a vendor neutral view of design considerations.

2012 42

Does a Senior Exec Need to be in Charge of Enterprise Collaboration?

Portals and KM

Whatever you decide to call this person, I think that there is a compelling argument that someone at a senior level needs to have his or her sole responsibility be to support collaboration across the enterprise. Jacob Morgan recently wrote an interesting post, Do Organizations Need a Chief Collaboration Officer?    

2012 43

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

" They're looking to invest in a comprehensive suite solution--in a practical, enterprise software product and more--in a vision of how this can help deliver enterprise visibility and productivity. I'd be curious on your predictions for how your matrix will look at the end of 2008. Thanks! Your comment could not be posted.

Ephraim on Collaboration: "Collaboration 1.0 at the Heart of Enterprise 2.0 Success"

Michael Sampson - Currents

Ephraim reminds us of the necessity to get the basics right with collaboration , even with Enterprise 2.0 tools in the mix: " Let’s call a spade a spade: Enterprise 2.0 In a growing trend, folks are starting to replace “Enterprise 2.0? If you want to succeed at Enterprise 2.0, you’ve got to get good at collaboration. ".

Enterprise 2.0 Vendors need to get more serious about mobile

Green Chameleon

applications for the Enterprise. There is one major common denominator that I see between the current Enterprise 2.0 The truth is that the most successful Enterprise 2.0 The market for enterprise mobile applications is, depending on who you ask, somewhere in the range of $12bn per year. Enterprise 2.0 market.

Looking at the Social Enterprise with eXo CEO Benjamin Mestrallet

Portals and KM

?Much has happened to bring social applications into the enterprise in the past few years. provides a foundation for portal-based enterprise apps.  It is an application development platform and it can manage social interactions within the enterprise. In the past most of their clients were large enterprises.

Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Hot Topics Apple iPad BlackBerry Playbook Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Net Neutrality Apple iPhone Enterprise 2.0 Microsoft Office Green tech Enterprise Web 2.0 Dion Hinchcliffe Mobile RSS Email Alerts Comments Share Print Facebook Twitter Recommend Digg Email Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Reddit Home / News & Blogs / Enterprise Web 2.0

2011 33

Social Networking and Going Back to Basics


Innovation Social EnterpriseIn “ Is Social Media Becoming a Vast Wasteland? Pinterest anyone? wish it were up to me but it is not. Again.

2012 106

Unleashing Meeting Go on the Enterprise

Michael Sampson - Currents

Somewhere in a meeting room of a collaboration software vendor around the world, I imagine the following brainstorm is currently taking place: “Have you heard seen this new Pokemon Go game? ” “We already provide great tools to enable virtual collaboration across the enterprise. ” “Yeah, they’re late.

Should Enterprise 2.0 Software Vendors Offer Professional Services?

Portals and KM

An interesting question was raised in the post, Should Software Vendors Also Sell Professional Services? , by Stewart Mader. Stewart then implies that software vendors will not have the objectivity of third party implementers who can use a variety of tools. slightly more subtle than vendors only trying to validate the sale.

The Postdigital Enterprise Needs to Shift Attention from the Cost Side to the Value Side

Portals and KM

This is exactly why we need more education, organizational learning, and enterprise collaboration (aka knowledge management.)  As customers harness the tools of the Web to gain more information about products and vendors, they are putting increasing pressure on these vendors to deliver more value at lower cost.

2012 22

Social Business, Where Do You Stand?


We are on that critical stage where the initial hype, buzz and enthusiasm about Enterprise 2.0 IBM Innovation Knowledge Tools Social Enterpris

2012 117

Reinventing Relationships with Social Business


But then again, I would still want to muse further along about the whole subject behind customer / vendor loyalty. What a rush! Or is it?

Social Software Gaining Greater Traction with the Enterprise and Vendors Respond

Portals and KM

Forrester’s Rob Koplowitz writes that 2010 will be a defining year for enterprise 2.0 in his report, Enterprise Social Networking 2010 Market Overview. He goes on the writes that “ a very broad and rich landscape of technology vendors will differentiate to stay relevant in this crowded market. leshare at 48%.  

Missing Pieces: The Activity Stream Aggregator

Collaborative Thinking

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn in the consumer space as well as many enterprise social software vendors) display a chronological list of human-readable content fragments that describe actions taken by people and applications. Activity streams are becoming an integral part of any discussion on the enterprise social graph.

My Notes from the 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: Enterprise Analytics = Business Values

Portals and KM

Here are more of my notes from the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: Enterprise Analytics = Business Values. Participants included: Moderator: Michael S.

2011 28

Making Greater Use of Smart Content in the Enterprise

Portals and KM

Here is a useful Gilbane research report on Smart Content in the Enterprise by Geoff Bock.   However, it has been hard for XML champions to get greater acceptance within the enterprise. The report is addressed to both implementers and vendors in this space and should provide great value to both.  

DoubleDutch™ Provides HYVE™ - as a Enterprise Geo-Social, Collaboration Mobile App Suite

Portals and KM

Mobile enterprise apps are now on the rise with tablets and smart phones passing desktops and laptops in usage.     

Aligning Web Content Management with Digital Business Goals Inside and Outside the Enterprise

Portals and KM

As he writes, “To compete in the digital economy, we actually need to use content to power useful applications for the enterprise. and enterprise 2.0. tools within the enterprise tended to make them more productivity oriented and less marketing driven. Web content management has way gone beyond the Web 1.0    

Social Business – *The* Ecosystem


IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Social EnterpriseYes, that  powerful. Better, smarter, but not necessarily harder.  Think of it. Everyone.

2012 90

Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

When it comes to 2011 trends, I posted earlier on " Enterprise 2.0: A Transition From Destination Site to Platform Services ". The enterprise faces the same situation. As the enterprise considers how activity streams can be leveraged, we see interest in role-based streams and process-related streams. Enterprise 2.0