IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise

Elsua

Over the last couple of weeks there have been a number of rather interesting and insightful blog posts that have been covering IBM’s journey to become a social business. That’s an important aspect of the role predictive analytics will play as social analytics evolve&#.

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Elsua

Like I have mentioned yesterday, it’s been a few days already since I jumped the shark and joined the bunch of early adopters who have been hammering down, and taking for a spin, the latest iteration of Google to get social with Google Plus , right after Google Wave and Google Buzz.

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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. It states that early adopters of social software have the potential for gaining financial benefits. This was the point made in McKinsey’s excellent 2005 paper The next revolution in interactions.

Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

One book at the top of the pile was Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: Choosing the Right Tools and Resources to Fit Your Needs. Rawn is best practices lead in the Social Software Enablement team in IBM Software Group. SlideShare), social network (e.g.,

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2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part One

Portals and KM

Last week I attended an IBM media event where they conveyed a number of their recent efforts in social software. I think they are innovators in the social software space, both for enterprise and Web use.  Jeff Schick, VP social software, answered this comment.

Collaborative Thinking: Build Your Companys Receptor Capacity

Collaborative Thinking

Interesting thought since it deals so much about how organizations are wired at the people level (culture, social, relationships, teams, communities, networks), and especially external connections (e.g.,

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

If we look at the collaboration market circa 2005 or so, the market was relatively stable – virtual workspaces that consolidated forums, document libraries, group calendars, and lightweight task management were the primary focus from an IT viewpoint. The influx of new vendors and new “enterprise social software&# (ESS) tools (e.g., Over the past few years, the emphasis on “everything social&# has made collaboration a hot topic again.

Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. All these three stages are rooted in the " social object " of the community formed by the above steps.

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship. link] Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship danah m. To emphasize this articulated social network as a critical organizing feature of these sites, we label them "social network sites."

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Building Social Business: What Is Social Collaboration in an Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. and then ends with the question: Given this logic, what does social collaboration mean? Rawn wrote about the Social Business Jam that I.

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socialwrite.com " Blog Archive " Wikis are not Social Software

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Home Work Contact RSS Apr 3 Wikis are not Social Software Just a quickie while this blog lives in the templateless limbo that it is now in. Wikis are not social tools however. Good) Social Software on the other hand will focus on the personality above all else.

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. They are distinct from "social networks" which are the relationships that you have with people you know or you get to know.

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Building Social Business: The Seven Types of Social Roles in Employee Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. At 2020 Social , we use a simple Engagement Architecture framework for designing social platforms, including online communities. One of the key parts of the framework is the 7 types of social roles are lurker, learner, connector, moderator, organizer, teacher, super-user. Rawn wrote about the Social Business Jam that I.

An adoption strategy for social software in enterprise. Strange Attractor: Picking out patterns in the chaos

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

He uses blogs, social networks, Web 2.0 Kevin came to the UK in 2005 to develop a blogging strategy for BBC news. Bottom-up adoption taps into social incentives for contribution and fosters a culture of working openly that has greater strategic benefits.

How to Save the World - Virtual Collaboration: If You Can't Work Side-by-Side

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

March 2005 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Feb Apr MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts March 18, 2005 Virtual Collaboration: If You Cant Work Side-by-Side The Idea: What do you do if you need or want to collaborate, butyou cant do so in person? Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Financial Services

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon | Main | Social Media & Pharmaceuticals » December 04, 2007 Social Media & Financial Services An article worth reading that outlines the approach taken by two organizations: Wells Fargo entered the social media game when it launched Stagecoach Island in May 2005.

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Below you’ll find a list of over 100 vendors (and more in the comments) of vendors that offer commodity community software. It’s somewhat relevant as Om Malik has now asked a rhetorical question if Social Network tools are just a feature of website.

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On Governance and Compliance – IBM’s Social Computing Guidelines Webcast

Elsua

If you have been following this blog for a while, you would know how I have been blogging for a good number of times about one of those topics that people keep asking me about to share my two cents of the conversation: Social Software Governance and what IBM is doing about it.

Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Venture Capitalist Jeff Nolan relates similar concerns: "It strikes me that the social networking theory holds that the more volume you have, the bigger your network will become by introducing degrees of separation roughly along the lines of Metcalfes Law.

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How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I figured it would be good to exercise my memory a bit and unearth some of the key stories that led me to to my social media use today, and perhaps surface some of my patterns. Social media is a great place to fail. Social media enables this. How I use social media [.]

MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?

Community Capers

At the moment I think this is our most advanced contribution to the debate about whether social networking is a time waster or a new social phenomenon that can advance human activity. The MirandaNet Fellowship is a professional organisation of educators, researchers, policy makers, and developers of software and hardware who have a uniting conviction that teaching and learning can be transformed by the use of digital technologies. 2005). 2005).

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I saw a lot of tweets around how people are using social media to track Hurricane Gustav and prepare to react to needs generated around the storm. Full Circle Associates » Wayne Sutton: how people use social media on 31 Aug 2008 at 3:42 pm [.]

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I saw a lot of tweets around how people are using social media to track Hurricane Gustav and prepare to react to needs generated around the storm. Full Circle Associates » Wayne Sutton: how people use social media on 31 Aug 2008 at 3:42 pm [.]

Life With Alacrity: The Dunbar Number as a Limit to Group Sizes

John Tropea - Delicious Community

« Post RSA Conference Wrapup | Main | Great Social Networking Posts » The Dunbar Number as a Limit to Group Sizes Lately Ive been noticing the spread of a meme regarding "Dunbars Number" of 150 that I believe is misunderstanding of his ideas. Social Network?????????????

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Time Flies When You Are Having Fun – Happy IBM Anniversary!

Elsua

So much fun as the last 5 years that I have been part of the BlueIQ Team , as a social computing evangelist and community builder, helping accelerate the adoption rate of social software tools, both internally and externally, from fellow IBMers. Whoahh!

Using ’social navigation’ and ‘participatory surveillance’ terms for co-creation and joint action

Taming the spaces

Olga Levistova wants to deal in her master study the question: How does social surveillance become into participatory surveillance. Her investigations are related with our hybrid ecosystem studies in which we refer to certain swarming phenomena that take place as a result of something like social awareness and monitoring, social surveillance, and social navigation. However, social surveillance has been detected in social software systems: eg.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Chart of group satisfaction by size, from Life With Alacrity E lisabet Sahtouris wrote an article in 2005 called The Biology of Business ,which began with a dubious recapitulation of Darwins model andexplanation of evolution, and then attempted to apply this model tobusiness ecosystems.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

January 11, 2008 Friday Flashback -- Against Love T his weeks Friday Flashback is my article from March 2005, entitled Against Love: Love Politics Revisited. Other Blogging Articles · Social Networking / Blogs in Business · Communications & Virtual Presence Technologies. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

Social Behavior, Usage Patterns, and Adoption: My Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes

Portals and KM

This post covers the session, Social Behavior, Usage Patterns, and Adoption. Then he asked about where does social media work? Walton began by noting the large numbers of people they are hiring and added that social media can help onboard them.   Social media can help here also. Here is a post I did in 2005 of their efforts then (IBM’s Social Software Initiatives: Blogs, Wikis, Tagging, and More – Part Three- Internal Applications ).

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

The Ghost in the Hologram: Back in 2005, my friend Joe Bageant was invited to be part of a conversation on "the condition of the world". Other Blogging Articles · Social Networking / Blogs in Business · Communications & Virtual Presence Technologies. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

October 18, 2007 The Two Biggest Political Issues of the 2010s Pew Research Poll, US, 2005 (Imwaiting for Jon Husband to OK my publishing of the podcast conversationand transcript I recorded with him last week. Other Blogging Articles · Social Networking / Blogs in Business · Communications & Virtual Presence Technologies. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

October 18, 2007 The Two Biggest Political Issues of the 2010s Pew Research Poll, US, 2005 (Imwaiting for Jon Husband to OK my publishing of the podcast conversationand transcript I recorded with him last week. Other Blogging Articles · Social Networking / Blogs in Business · Communications & Virtual Presence Technologies. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

Clay Shirky on Institutions vs. Collaboration – Business 2.0

Elsua

looking at business driving enterprise social software tools, rather than the other way round [link] " And the suspense was over! They will need custom built social platforms, or products such as Confluence, Jive, Socialtext and Lotus Connections. "

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – Day Two (Continued …)

Elsua

I tell you, the panacea for everyone doing KM out there and with plenty of social flavours all over the place! It’s just a matter of when, how and with whom we engage in those social networking activities. Privacy, Data Ownership and Identity in an Increasingly Social World.

The Difference between a Social Network Site, a Social Graph Application and a Social OS

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Dare Obasanjo aka Carnage4Life Truth, Justice and the Pursuit of Excellent Software Navigation for Dare Obasanjo aka Carnage4Life - The Difference between a Social Network Site, a Social Graph Application and a Social OS Content Sidebar Footer August 30, 2007 @ 09:18 AM Comments [6] The Difference between a Social Network Site, a Social Graph Application and a Social OS Recently someone at work asked me if I thought social networking on the Web was a fad.

Traditional Knowledge Management Systems - Adapt or Die

Elsua

Then towards end of 2005 a relatively new concept came about: Web 2.0. Social Software. Social Computing. Specially in the current business environment we are working in, where more and more social computing is taking over the corporate world by storm.

Explaining the Granular Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Personal InfoCloud « Social Tools for Mergers and Acquisitions | Main | Getting Info into the Field with Extension » Explaining the Granular Social Network This post on Granular Social Networks has been years in the making and is a follow-up to one I previously made in January 2005 on Granular Social Networks as a concept I had been presenting and talking about for quite some time at that point.

Cognitive Edge - cops and social computing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Are they dead, are they at the end of their life cycle, will Social Computing Tools replace them, are they something so fundamental they will continue regardless. Social Computing is what most CoPs have been waiting for a long while now.

Máximo 1.400 Caracteres – Entrevista a Luis Suarez

Elsua

IBM redactó en 2005 un documento de Guidelines ([link] con respecto al uso de los Social Media. Muchas veces asociamos el mundo internet con el concepto de “gratuito”, “software libre”, etc.

Blogs are Climbing the Gartner Slope of Enlightenment

Portals and KM

It is nice to see that blogs have made it out of the infamous Gartner trough of disillusionment and are now leading the pack of social software as the sole member that has crossed into the slope of enlightenment. Blogs have always been a ground-breaker for social media so I pleased to see this trend continue. This relative placement for blogs was reported in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Social Software, 2008. Blogs also made the over of Business Week in 2005.