Global Tech Spending on the Rise According to Forrester

Portals and KM

According to a new forecast from Forrester , global tech spending will rise 7.1 Analyst Andrew Bartels writes that while the 2011 global tech market will be similar to the 7.2 percent, with software starting to accelerate. percent, will grow slightly faster than the total global market. This is good news. percent in 2011 to $1.7 trillion, according to new forecast data from Forrester.

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5 Megatrends on the Intranet - Jane McConnell's Global Intranet Trends

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jane McConnell has started to share the conclusions of the 5th Annual Global Intranet Trends report and survey , including the five key megatrends. The intranet is becoming a platform for near “real-time” communication, accelerating the speed at which people communicate and do business together. Read more about the 2011 Global Intranet Trends survey and report.

The FASTForward Blog " More on War as the accelerant for Social Software: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

More on War as the accelerant for Social Software by Rob Paterson November 29, 2007 at 7:44 am · Filed under 2.0 War has been the agency that accelerates the development of key new technology.

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Taking on the Sustainable Enterprise Challenge

Networking Action

Vastly accelerating the transformation of business into sustainable enterprise requires addressing at a global scale the economic (eg. markets), political (eg. regulations) and social (eg. values) factors that limit and enable any one firm’s actions. In GOLDEN , I’ve been … Change Net Dev GOLDEN

Shovel-Ready Online Civic Projects #5: "Global Energy Observatory" Interactive Databases and Maps

Influence

"(T)o provide a platform for understanding, visualizing and analyzing global energy systems that will help the world accelerate the transition to cheap clean energy for all." " There has been a rising consensus that we need to transform our global energy system to reduce energy usage and to shift to less carbon intensive energy sources. Global Energy Observatory ? To accelerate the transition to a world with cheap clean energy for all.

Shovel-Ready Online Civic Project #5: "Global Energy Observatory" Interactive Databases and Maps

Influence

"(T)o provide a platform for understanding, visualizing and analyzing global energy systems that will help the world accelerate the transition to cheap clean energy for all.". There has been a rising consensus that we need to transform our global energy system to reduce energy usage and to shift to less carbon intensive energy sources. Global Energy Observatory ? To accelerate the transition to a world with cheap clean energy for all.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

May 17, 2008 Saturday Links for the Week -- May 17, 2008 All Over But the Shouting: A new and exhaustive joint scientific study shows that species biodiversity on Earth has plummeted almost a third in the past 35 years , and the pace of extinction is accelerating. Global Democracy · The Political Process. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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A New Model for Transition?

How to Save the World

What Kate has laid out is the global predicament we currently face, one which (like any predicament) has no solutions, only adaptations. I t’s been a while since I’ve written on this blog about a real ‘aha!’ ’ moment. Thanks to Kate Raworth, I just had one.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

October 4, 2007 Baby Boom in Affluent Nations: Population Bomb Still Ignited F ordecades, the United Nations and the US Census Bureau have been accusingthose who have called for strong measures to curb global populationgrowth scare-mongers and neo-Malthusians. Given the accelerating footprint of the averagehuman on the planet, in every nation, none of us can imagine what aworld with 14 billion humans would -- will -- be like. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 12, 2007 The Coming Pandemic: What the Experts Say T his week I had the opportunity to attend a global conference ondisaster management, one track of which was focused on healthemergencies. Short of an immediate, very early,complete shut-down of all long-distance transportation (which isimpossible -- no one has the capacity to engineer this), a truepandemic will become global. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 12, 2007 The Coming Pandemic: What the Experts Say T his week I had the opportunity to attend a global conference ondisaster management, one track of which was focused on healthemergencies. Short of an immediate, very early,complete shut-down of all long-distance transportation (which isimpossible -- no one has the capacity to engineer this), a truepandemic will become global. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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The Four Denials

How to Save the World

Now I see them as undeniable: That our civilization is in an accelerating state of collapse that has precipitated the similarly-accelerating sixth great extinction of life on Earth. Earlier this week I was interviewed by Carolyn Baker for her New Lifeboat Hour podcast.

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What Will It Take?

How to Save the World

Because the complex systems driving our global industrial civilization are designed to work around disruptions and quickly and expediently restore the status quo, and to continue to do so until they can no longer be sustained, and hence collapse.

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Being Adaptable: A Reminder List

How to Save the World

The revisions I made then had already begun to acknowledge how little we can actually do to prepare ourselves and our communities for the ongoing collapse of our global industrial economy and our stable climate, ie for global civilizational collapse. image from PXHERE , CC0.

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My New Cheese – Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections

Elsua

Luis will be driving the successful adoption of Connections across IBM, in support of our Workplace of the Future goals of transforming the way employees work in a globally integrated enterprise. This is it! The moment of truth! The wait is over.

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The Knowledge Management Impact Challenge

Net-Map Toolbox

The Knowledge Management Impact Challenge aims to accelerate this discovery process by gathering and exchanging stories of what works and what doesn’t. By sharing a story, you can raise the visibility of your work and contribute to a growing global knowledge base of good practice. How can you measure the impact of knowledge management? “It’s not easy-o&# as my Ghanaian friends would say.

Enterprise 2.0: The Human Challenge

21st Century Organization

My bottom line is how the bar for us as humans is continually being raised as the 21st century proceeds, fueled by global economic problems in a Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous ( VUCA ) world and rapidly evolving technology. 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 Conference. Others have captured this event including: . Bill Ives Enterprise 2.0

Clayton Utz Signs with HighQ for Client Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

HighQ Collaborate is cloud-based solution, and Clayton Utz additionally opted for global web acceleration, which means that wherever the application is accessed from, it will feel responsive and fast, as though it is hosted locally to the user.

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Sonoa ServiceNet Enhances Security, Interoperability, and Performance in Enterprise Cloud Computing

Portals and KM

You can implement a flexible, access control policy model that can be applied on global operations down to individual users or clients. One use case is a major financial service firm that wants to accelerate customer access to revenue generating web services.

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Forrester: Mobile Apps Will Change the IT Market and Drive Software Innovation

Portals and KM

billion/year market globally by 2015. billion/year market globally by 2015. As innovation continues and services vendors help IT pick up the slack, the app Internet will also accelerate the evolution of the enterprise desktop and business applications markets. Forrester has issued a new report, Mobile App Internet Recasts The Software And Services Landscape: App Innovation On Phones Will Spread To Cars, Appliances And Entertainment by John C. McCarthy.

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The Death of Truth: A World Where Lying Pays

How to Save the World

In our modern global human culture there are huge rewards for dishonesty. They may seem to lead to massive wars, global and civil. T he character that is not me lies in the sun on the warm tropical beach, listening to the roar of the surf.

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Entering the Social Age: Review of The Social Factor by IBM's Maria Azua

Portals and KM

This newer global communication technology was first seen as a threat by many traditional communication channels and they are only just beginning to be more innovative in its use (see Mainstream Media versus Social Media? You can see the accelerating rate of adoption.

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A Complex Predicament: How Our Energy, Economic and Ecological Systems are Connected (repost)

How to Save the World

I would like to believe, as Donella Meadows so eloquently explained in her Places to Intervene in a System paper, that a transformational human evolution, a way of fundamentally changing our whole global way of thinking and acting, our whole paradigm, is possible.

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End of project report for Transition Network web project

Platform Neutral

Indeed it could be argued that ‘change’ itself is accelerating in a world that seems to get more and more bizarre and challenging every day. This keeps my project exciting, that there is a global network which my project is connected with, despite its small size.

Risky Business

How to Save the World

Last year’s Davos Global Risk Forum “landscape” Larger clearer version with legend here. . Last year’s Davos Global Risks Interconnections map.

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News Updates (February 27, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

It makes it easy to tap into a global mindset; and it provides quick recognition and feedback for what you think and know. SP Accelerator 2009. iSixty Innovations released SP Accelerator 2009, an offline client for SharePoint. Jive vs IBM vs Socialtext. Jon puts Jive Clearspace, Lotus Connections and Socialtext through their paces. " The three leaders in this space are Jive Clearspace, Lotus Connections and Socialtext.

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Enterprise 2.0: The Human Challenge

21st Century Organization

My bottom line is how the bar for us as humans is continually being raised as the 21st century proceeds, fueled by global economic problems in a Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous ( VUCA ) world and rapidly evolving technology. Having visited the Paris Enterprise 2.0 Summit in February, I made a Boston trip to compare developments at the June Enterprise 2.0 Conference. Others have captured this event including: . Bill Ives Enterprise 2.0 Boston 2012: Summary List of My Notes .

Notes on KEY101 Industries Get Social

Michael Sampson - Currents

Adam Klaber, Managing Partner, Global Business Services, New Markets, IBM. partners are interacting to accelerate business value. -. Dan Pelino, GM, Global Public Sector, IBM. Jeff Rhoda, GM, Global Government, IBM. -. The second day of IBM Connect 2013 is just beginning. First up for most people is the keynote on the main stage. Some notes: Bob Picciano, GM, Information Management and Big Data. Three years ago Bob was the GM of the Lotus collaboration area.

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Saba Social Left Out Of IBM Deal

Collaborative Thinking

It allows IBM to sell Saba's learning solution directly (augmenting the value proposition of WebSphere Portal via a learning accelerator). In addition, IBM will offer a new Learning Accelerator for WebSphere Portal that is based on Saba Learning. IBM Global Business Services’ worldwide human capital management practice provides advisory and implementation services to enable enterprise performance through improved workforce effectiveness.

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Boston E 20 Notes: Interview with Cisco’s Raj Gossain

Portals and KM

Hierarchy helps to manage certain business processed but can be a real impediment to the demands of market acceleration and globally engaged work group. Accelerating innovation is where collaboration can really add value. I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston. Here is a link to a summary of last year’s notes. During the event I interviewed Raj Gossain, VP Product Management on their go-to-market strategy. 

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Enterprise Microblogging Use Cases: Help Reduce Your Inbox Clutter!

Elsua

VP, Global Workforce & Web Processes Transformation Executive at IBM. Earlier on today, and through my Twitter stream, I bumped into a rather interesting blog post put together by Chelsi Nakano under the heading “? Enterprise 2.0

Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

Elsua

there is something more worrying, extremely worrying, actually, that’s going to help accelerate its own demise and big time.

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Breaking with Business As Usual - An MDG Strategic Conference

Influence

Next week, I'm pleased to be participating on a panel as part of an intriguing event called "Breaking with Business As Usual - An MDG Strategic Conference" It is being led by a group I've recently learned about called MIDEGO - Global Partnerships Reaching Global Health Care Goals, based here in D.C. Come be part of the movement to accelerate the Millennium Development Goals!"

Review of The New Social Learning

Portals and KM

First, I began my consulting career in the learning space in the 80s and have remained convinced of its important for accelerating business performance.  I was very pleased to receive a review copy of The New Social Learning by Tony Bingham. and Marcia Conner.

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Language versus Writing and User Generated Content on the Web - Part Three

Portals and KM

The printing press is often considered to be one of the greatest inventions as it accelerated the dissemination of knowledge exponentially and lowered the cost, bringing it into the hands of ordinary people. Perhaps the re-introduction of dialogue, now on a scalable, global basis, may become one of the most significant cognitive contributions of the Web. This is third part in a series prompted by interesting post, Language is not writing , from the Economist.

Know Yourself. Heal. Self-Liberate. Experiment. Build Community.

How to Save the World

Complex systems, especially those with the momentum of our globalized industrial systems, will resist change and self-perpetuate until they become unsustainable and collapse. (for a hi-res PDF version of this poster, click here ).

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Review of We First: On Brands, Consumers, and Social Media

Portals and KM

The Internet began the rise of consumer power and now smart phones and other mobile devices are accelerating it. The values of We First capitalism are; sustainability, fairness of reward, fiscal responsibility, accountability, purposefulness, dialogue, and global citizenship. I was pleased to receive a review copy of We First: How Brands & Consumers Use Social Media to Build a Better World by Simon Mainwaring.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

An internationally recognized enterprise architect and business strategist, Dion Hinchcliffe has been working for two decades with leading-edge methods to accelerate project schedules and raise the bar for software quality. On TechRepublic: Weirdest error messages of all time BNET Business Network: BNET TechRepublic ZDNet ZDNet Members login Newsletters Site Assistance RSS Feeds Home News & Blogs Videos White Papers Downloads Reviews Popular Enterprise Web 2.0

Connectivity – The Achilles Heel of Remote Knowledge Web Work

Elsua

Imagine, if, all of a sudden, after seeing last few weeks’ global events all over the place (Take your pick as there are a lot of those to choose from!)

2013 215

Falling Off the Edge

How to Save the World

What does it mean to live in the final generations of a two-millennium long civilization that has grown global and monolithic, substantially eradicating all alternative cultures in its wake? drawing by hugh macleod at gapingvoid.

2015 92

Collapse Watch

How to Save the World

Background is here if you’re interested in my take on how it will occur, due to the interconnection between our global economic and energy systems and the planet’s vulnerable ecology. The Ponzi scheme that is our global industrial economy is way overdue for collapse.

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My KM World 2010 and Enterprise Search Summit 2010 Notes: Tom Stewart Key Note

Portals and KM

The third pressure on companies is the increasing globalization. First there was the globalization of markets, then production, now it is intellect. KM can accelerate this value creation. Here is the second in a series of session notes for  KM World 2010  and  Enterprise Search Summit 2010. I attended the keynote: The Wealth of Knowledge by  Thomas A Stewart , Chief Marketing & Knowledge Officer - Booz & Company.

2010 141

A Theory of No-Mind

How to Save the World

The hold, and collective insanity, of egoic minds in the human organism, is likely such, however, that only a very few will awaken before the accelerating sixth great extinction of life on this planet is complete.

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