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Enterprise Social Software Will be Pervasive by 2016 - Perhaps

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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. billion market in 2016.”.

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IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise


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

Badgeville Integrates with IBM Connections

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He said that one of the biggest challenges in implementing enterprise social tools is changing old behaviors and I would agree.  

IBM Covers the Transformation of Business Email

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  As IBM mentioned, organizations still consider email to be their most important, mission-critical application. like this direction.

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Organizational Entropy and Information Abuse

Evolving Web

Cuts Like a Knife I would argue that information in this context is an object.  A social object. It’s an awesome observation. Quality is job 1. 

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Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business


Will Social Software follow the same trend? Welcome to Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking!

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2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part One

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think they are innovators in the social software space, both for enterprise and Web use.  Teach for America uses social media.

2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part Two

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

State of Enterprise 2.0 Collaboration Survey by Chess Media Group


and Social Business within their own firms. case studies from businesses who have already implemented Enterprise Social Software.

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Results from IBM Releases Social Jam 2011

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Here is a copy of the Social Jam 2011 results. For 72 hours, individuals from over 80 countries “jammed” on key issues and generated new ideas on the major themes: • Building the social business of the future. Developing participatory organizations through social adoption. Determining what social means for IT.

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

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Previous posts: Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & Social Software (Part 2). Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & Social Software. and social software) - in no particular order : Cisco Stumbles Early But Regains Composure & Sets The Stage  . and its social media efforts.

Impact of Social Software Within the Enterprise by Jon Iwata


Many folks have been questioning the relevance and importance of social computing within the enterprise. Collaboration IBM Eventually.

The Business Value of Social Software by Luis Suarez


ROI) conversations for Social Software that I like to talk about so much lately. Gran Canaria IBM you may be wondering, right?

Three Big Benefits of Social Software | Blogs |

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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. Ken also mentioned hed asked me about some interviews Id done with folks about their organizations use of social software. silos).

How Playing Games at Work Can Help Boost Your Productivity


And not just with the Social Web. The Social Web is brilliant at doing this. In fact, they shouldn’t at all! Like Angry Birds.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

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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.


Will Social Software Replace Email in an Enterprise 2.0 World?


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

Reclaim Blogging – On Why Your Blog Still Is Your Best Personal Branding Social Tool


Does blogging still play a key part in your social interactions? Well, the answer, right now, as we stand, is No. This blog. Self-sufficiency.

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Even More Research on the Use of Social Software in the Workplace from IBM

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I recently wrote about More IBM Research on Enterprise 2.0 – Activities and Other Tools. Millen, Werner Geyer, Casey Dugan recently published, Research on the Use of Social Software in the Workplace. It focused on their Beehive social networking website behind IBM’s firewall. Here is even more. Four IBMers, Joan M.

Collaborative Thinking: Why Is Social Software So Important?

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

McAfee’s Hypothesis and The Adventures of Molly Discovering Social Software


At IBM. Well, of course, through her adventures discovering social software at IBM (that’s where she works, by the way!).

Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent


the huge amount of hidden talent of your workforce by empowering them to make best use of social software tools! That’s right!

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The Adventures of Molly Discovering Social Software – On the Importance of Status Updates


IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing Go figure! And that hurts!

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Many organizations I talk to these days are now evaluating the way social software seems to be altering the CRM landscape. As Web 2.0

The Future of the WorkPlace – Social Business


Or not…  Welcome to Social Business! will be coming along thanks to the emergence of social networking within the workplace.

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


Indeed, social bookmarking / tagging! Like any other standard social bookmarking site. Worth while your time, for sure!, So far so good.

Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers


Key concepts like social capital skills, open knowledge sharing, collaboration, engagement, commitment, passion, trust, etc. They never have. .

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Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary


know how at this point in time you may be wondering whether I would believe, or not, if email could turn all around and become a whole lot more social.

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The Fallacy of Social Networking


Thanks much for the recent concerns shown upon out there through various social channels. Social just for the sake of social is now dead.

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Social Business – *The* Ecosystem


The ones who soon enough would be able to claim “ Yes, I was there! I was part of that social transformation. Social: The Human Web.

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


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.

Notes from IBM's Social Business Success Story #ibmsocbiznz @socialbizguy

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Vaughan Rivett from IBM New Zealand is presenting on the IBM Social Software Success Story. Key points: - Vaughan talked about his background with social media, and customer engagement. Social is changing the face of business. what IBM has done in becoming a social business: -. " -.

Social Software Gaining Greater Traction with the Enterprise and Vendors Respond

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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. Rob found that in 2010 nearly one-third of enterprises will officially support internal and or external social networking. The use cases for collaborative platforms were interesting.

How IBM Uses Social Media to Spur Employee Innovation


But I am sure you may be wondering when did IBM *really* got started with all things 2.0 on a wider scale, right? TAP ). … Exactly!

Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge


Dear Social Business Evangelist, Where Art Thou? Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver. And here is why … . Here is the list: .

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Working Smarter … (IBM Lotus Software)


IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Productivity Tools Social Computing flavours.

IBM Lotusphere 2009 Highlights


That’s to be expected, I would think, specially coming from where it is coming: IBM. Travelling Conference Events IBM For sure.

Social Software Vendor Roundup

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Cross: The Hidden Power of Social Networks: Understanding How Work Really Gets Done in Organizations David Knoke: Social Network Analysis (Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences) John P Scott: Social Network Analysis: A Handbook Martin Kilduff: Social Networks and Organizations Linton C. Thanks!

Using IBM Lotus Connections 2.5


IBM’s Lotus Connections v2.5 is at last available for download! And it’s finally here! Well, there are plenty of them! Why not?

Giving up on Work e-mail - Status Report on Week 50 (Impact of Social Software in HR)


But for now, I’m going to continue sharing with you that weekly progress, so that you get to see what’s been like after the last couple of weeks with some interesting events and the transition into IBM Spain I’m about to complete a month of already! But yet, there it is, 16 e-mails!! Nice one!