New Computer – 2014 vs. 2018

Michael Sampson - Currents

If we’re using Microsoft 365 next time a new laptop is required – adding the device management and additional security capabilities of Enterprise Mobility + Security, along with Windows 10 licensing – I’d expect the time required to be even less.

2018 116

Consensus and community in the distributed web

Jenny Connected

As of August 2018, about 1000 pages are deleted from Wikipedia each day. Similarly, while in a city we can talk about engagement, repertoire and enterprise (and we should) in most cases there is no engagement, repertoire and enterprise that is _common_ to everybody in the city.

2018 166

Unified Endpoint Management – and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security

Michael Sampson - Currents

As Brad Anderson, Corporate VP of Enterprise Mobility + Security at Microsoft says: Since the last 2017 Gartner Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) MQ was published, we have added more than 10M new devices under Intune management.

2018 116

Spoof Intelligence Added for all Exchange Online Protection Plans #office365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft added Spoof Intelligence for email security earlier this year (January 2018 I think). This was included as a feature of the Office 365 Enterprise E5 plan, as well as a feature of the Advanced Threat Protection add-on for non-E5 customers.

2018 116

Improving Things for Knowledge and Information Workers

Michael Sampson - Currents

But open offices, social media, enterprise social tools, apps with relentless notifications, group chat tools and more … have pushed the modern worker too far into the realm of collaboration. Knowledge and information workers don’t produce physical product.

2018 116

“Information Protection”

Michael Sampson - Currents

The rest of the capabilities come from the Enterprise Mobility + Security plan – this is where you get the full version of Microsoft Cloud App Security, Conditional Access (from Azure Active Directory), Azure Information Protection, and more.

2018 116

Walking a Different Path – Redux

Michael Sampson - Currents

With the velocity that Microsoft is ramping up on Office 365, Azure, Dynamics 365, Enterprise Mobility + Security, Microsoft 365 and more, it’s very easy for an organisation to look at the general market dynamics and say “let’s flow with everyone else.”

2018 116

From Intranets to DEX in 2018

Michael Sampson - Currents

DEX 2018 will be held in Sydney on June 6-8, 2018. Intranets continue to play a critical role as the enterprise front door (and more), increasingly sitting within a broader digital workplace.

2017 116

SharePoint Swoop – The Intranet Makeover Show

Michael Sampson - Currents

This is Microsoft’s description: SharePoint Swoop is not a typical reality show — this new, enterprise-focused, five-part web series from Microsoft is jam-packed with fun. Welcome to a world of enterprise reality TV. Microsoft published Season 1 of SharePoint Swoop: The Intranet Makeover Show , where three well-known MVPs swoop into an organisation for three days and make some SharePoint and Office 365 magic happen.

2018 104

Hierarchy is the Enemy of Learning

How to Save the World

As I describe in my book, these small niche enterprises don’t need hierarchy to function and are highly adaptive and (need to be) highly innovative. drawing by hugh macleod at gaping void . I spent many years of my professional life advising small and medium sized businesses.

2018 88

And So It Begins … By Shutting the Gate

Michael Sampson - Currents

Lee Enterprises publishes 46 daily newspapers across 21 states. That’s one way to deal with the requirements of GDPR (hat tip, BBC): A number of high-profile US news websites are temporarily unavailable in Europe after new European Union rules on data protection came into effect. The Chicago Times and LA Times were among those posting messages saying they were currently unavailable in most European countries. snip). Its statement read: “We’re sorry.

2018 89

Sizing the Community Opportunity for B2B

Online Community Strategy

T hese contexts are for considering an Enterprise strategy, and you can imagine similar contexts for Medium & Small Business and Consumer. Three contexts to help create a bigger and better future for your company’s community.

2018 46

May I Ask a Question?

How to Save the World

Scenario: You and three other people with complementary skills have recently been approached about a potentially exciting new social enterprise opportunity. Image from pixabay by Dean Moriarty, CC0.

2018 61

Letter of Termination

How to Save the World

Defence & Security Partners LLC: Your generals and chiefs and head wardens, and their business friends who manufacture weapons, have made our planet and people much less safe —unsafe in fact, squandered trillions of dollars needlessly, encouraged and armed wars between our people, militarized law enforcement, and made imprisonment into a cruel, profiteering enterprise. image from Fill at Pixabay CC0.

2018 63

The Wheel of Blame

How to Save the World

And systems, especially everything large scale, including the education system, the financial system, and the corporatism that prevails in large capitalist enterprises, though I realize there’s no point blaming anything that is in no one’s and no group’s control.

2018 50

Boston E20 Notes: Got Numbers? Community Metrics and Analysis

Portals and KM

I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0 There will be 190,000 data analysts needed by 2018. conference in Boston. Here is a link to a summary of last year’s notes. This is another of my notes for this year. There will be more to follow. I attended session - Got Numbers? Community Metrics and Analysis led by Jillian Bejtlich, Community Manager, Autodesk.

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