Confluence 3.0 Released by Atlassian

Portals and KM

Prior to the release I spoke with Bill Arconati, Confluence Product Marketing Manager. I got a good background on the evolution of Altassian as well as preview of Confluence 3.0. As a disclosure, one of my business partners, Helix Commerce, is a Canadian reseller of Confluence but I have no direct Atlassian connection. In 2004 their wiki product, Confluence, was released. Confluence comes in both on-premise and hosted versions. With Confluence 3.0

What I learned about facilitating by doing stand-up comedy

Viv Mcwaters

A confluence of last-minute work, end-of-financial year administrivia, and yes, I have to admit, nerves, made me think it would be easier to just give up. As with facilitating, the spaces in between are as important as the content and the activities.

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Greetings from Malawi

Viv Mcwaters

A confluence of circumstances, coincidences and good luck means I am writing this from Lilongwe in Malawi. moments that sometimes sneak up in the wee small hours of the morning or wallop you across the head in the middle of a conversation or an activity.

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Moxie Integrates with Collaboration and Communication Software

Michael Sampson - Currents

Moxie Software announced new integration options between Employee Spaces and various other enterprise collaboration and communication tools, including SharePoint, Outlook, Skype (for presence availability), and Atlassian Confluence, among others: " Microsoft SharePoint Integration. With this integration users are notified via email on any social activity they follow, and can then interact with the social objects or comment on an activity feed via email.

IBM Connect 2013: Wednesday Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

The tasks get pushed into the activity stream in Connections to better monitor progress. In addition, there is integration between Connections and Atlassian Confluence. You can create a Confluence page and it appears in the activity stream in Confluence. You can use the Connections activity stream and have your project work get aggregated into a Connections community. Activities in Dynamic Signal appear in the Connections activity stream.

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Defining Collaboration - 5. Collaboration Scenarios as a Way of Classifying Collaboration Technology

Michael Sampson - Currents

Keeping informed about relevant events inside your organization that could impact on the priority of specific projects or activities. research firm: Google Docs, PleaseReview, Agilewords, SharePoint Document Library, Confluence Wiki.

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Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Taking Badges Further: I use incentives to reward influencers in my online communities in three ways: Points for repetitive, ongoing and countable activity. Atlassian Confluence wiki karma.

Boston E20 Notes: Social as a Layer, Not a Place: Are We There Yet?

Portals and KM

Yet, most tools assume that social networking and collaboration will reside in a separate "place," often a siloed application that notifies you of new activity via yet another set of e-mail alerts.?? You can put system notifications and user conversation into the activity stream. You can see activity streams within Sharepoint. 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.

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Blog>> KM Strategy for Small- & Medium-sized Businesses

Green Chameleon

In SMBs, knowledge-related activities should not create additional work; therefore, simple small steps can be embedded in daily collaboration to ensure knowledge is transferred and people can learn from each other. These measurements should represent some basic, efficient activities to reach high value; more is always possible in a later stage. embedding KM in the performance metrics for everyone; i.e. participation in the activities below.

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Four Examples of Wikis Working within the Enterprise

Portals and KM

The first two used Traction Team Page , NYK used Atlassian's Confluence and the SAP example did not mention a vendor. It uses a point system to encourage participation and recognize its most active and valued members. A recent Computerworld article, Wikis that work: Four IT departments get it right , provides early adopters success stories at Enel, ShoreBank, NYK, and SAP.

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In The Next Version - Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Asana Basecamp Bettermeans Cubevibe Do (SalesForce) Fellowstream Google Schemer IBM Activities MangoProjects MindGrow MindJet cohuman Neudesic Pulse Tasks Podio Producteev Rypple (SalesForce) SAP Streamworks Socialcast Strides (VMware) Socialtext (SocialTasks) TeamWork Live Trello Wunderkit WorkSimple Yodiz ZoHo Whos missing? In The Next Version. Alan Lepofskys blog about technology, travel and the occasional golf post. About. Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking.

Why 90% of Organisations would NOT Survive a Digital Disruption

Governance in a Networked World

In fact it should not be a competition, but a confluence of the formal and informal, if successful transformation is to be achieved. Really?

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How to Manage Your Business in a Recession: "#6 Focus on Capital - How You're Getting It and Where You're Using It"

Michael Sampson - Currents

One way of thinking about this is to look at the main areas of capital investment across your business, and analyze whether you are undertaking activities that other firms are better able to do, because that is core work for them. Collaboration tools can provide a mechanism for doing this analysis: Providing an idea collection forum where employees can suggest ways that the firm could work with other firms, rather than undertaking a specific activity internally.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Atlassian ConfluenceConfluence is an enterprise wiki that makes it easy for your team to collaborate and share knowledge. Confluence - The Enterprise Wiki. There are many plug ins and an active development community just for the MU (multi user) version.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

Connections demo: home page (ala Facebook - first shot at implementing news feeds, lists etc), review of new features, demo of Confluence wiki. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Why Is Social Software So Important?

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Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Collaboration tools and social features Common features, but are not limited to, include: forums, wikis, blogs, media, rss, aggregation homepages, presence, instant messaging, and ability to connect to identity systems such as LDAP/Active Directory.

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IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This search finds the following: Content – blog entries, community posts, bookmarks, activity entries, and profiles. Most Active Tags – a cloud of the most active tags from across all components. Most Active People – a list of the most active people over a period of time.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Wikis powered by s/w like Mediawiki are definitely less social than something like Atlassian’s Confluence. On a recent 17k user Confluence implementation I led, the most widely used feature was the Personal Space.

Collaborative Thinking: Of bread, butter, cheese, and mousetraps.

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext , NewsGator and Atlassian ( Confluence wiki ) are examples. Our development team would love to provide OOB hooks into SharePoint for Lotus Connections (a customer request we'd be happy to meet), but want to do it using your REST API, the way we've done it with Confluence, SocialText, and our own stuff. And saying that you have profiles, blogs, and Activities features in SharePoint kind of propagates the whole feature/function comparison issue, doesn't it?

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Anecdote: Collaboration consulting—fostering a collaboration culture

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Steps to foster a collaborative culture Here are some of the steps we help organisation to implement to move from the state of the individual is king to one where collaboration is activity encouraged. Of course this is not as simple as this list might suggest but it gives you an idea of they types of activities required. Someone has to be responsible for moving the activities forward.

Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Agree with this - and not only the fragmentation of information but the fragmentation of activities, relationships, etc. What activities they are used for. Finally, total organisational collaborativeness is likely to be possible in small organisations, but not in large organisations - unless you mean the generic organisational culture from which collaborative activities may form.

Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Tribes (150 approx) - departments, small businesses, communities of interest, Christopher Allens groups , will have 60-200 active members (plus as unspecified number of blow-ins, lurkers, guests, etc). Activities - When people collaboration, they need to do stuff.

Creating Passionate Users: How to Build a User Community, Part 1

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Read More] Tracked on Dec 4, 2006 8:59:21 PM » Useful Diagrams from Confluence: Susanne Dickel How can people cocreate information environments? !cocreation.png

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Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I want to make this happen in an online environment, which we’re doing now using enterprise collaboration software, Confluence Atlassian.). The examples can go on and on, but this is essentially the vision I am actively working towards. Lifehack: Morning Junto: [Daily Activity Tracker + Scoreboard]. Mobile Active. Skip to content. emergent by design. future of facebook project. future of money project. support. who’s the architect?

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BT Web 2.0 adoption case study " Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

In August 2006, approval was given for all internal activity, but the main stumbling block was whether or not to let BT people blog externally about the company and their work. With only viral marketing, within a couple of weeks over 1,500 people had activated their MyPages.

Surveying the collaboration battleground

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

However, despite all this activity, over two-thirds of respondents said that their organisation does not have a formal collaboration strategy, with one-third saying that there isn’t even an informal one.

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Can you find the people you need? | Jon Mell - Web 2.0 ideas and strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The SNA can reveal associations between people that are not obvious from the tools and activities that you mentioned. Home About Jon Mell Jon Mell - Web 2.0 ideas and strategy Contact me If you would like my help with your Enterprise 2.0

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Delta Knowledge: Creating Knowledge Cultures - Post 7

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Figure 1: A theory of action (Argyris & Schon, 1996) The term “espoused theory&# means the theory of action which is claimed to explain or justify a given pattern of activity.

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study « Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

In August 2006, approval was given for all internal activity, but the main stumbling block was whether or not to let BT people blog externally about the company and their work. With only viral marketing, within a couple of weeks over 1,500 people had activated their MyPages.

Manage, and you might survive. Facilitate, and you will thrive. :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Around it you could imagine the organization providing more relevant news and content to its members based on the information available and their activities on the platform.

Are we really collaborating? :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Often the problem of communication is thought to be solvedwith more newsletters, memos and meetings - which often serve only towaste more time by circulating floods of irrelevant generic news anddistracting people from the critical activity of listening. Headshift London | New York | Paris | Sydney | Zurich about projects blog themes Search Investigating the relationship between communication, coordination, cooperation and collaboration.

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SelectMinds Provides Secure Social Networking Platform for Enterprise Use | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

SelectMinds can be integrated with other applications such as Confluence for content sharing. The administrators can maintain activity logs on members beyond what members see and run reports on usage stats.

Creating Passionate Users: User Community and ROI

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Reach out to your earliest adopters or strongest new users and offer them non-paid incentives for becoming active. Include some just-for-fun activities in your community, like one (usually ONLY one) totally off-topic forum.

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SocialText Putting A Little Social Into.Enterprise Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

You can monitor the activity stream of mutual friends as well, which includes outside services such as Twitter. reply Stuart Glendinning Hall - April 17th, 2008 at 7:47 am PDT Hmm, be interesting to see how enterprise wiki competitors like Atlassian’s Confluence respond too.

Connected - IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

This search finds the following: Content – blog entries, community posts, bookmarks, activity entries, and profiles. Most Active Tags – a cloud of the most active tags from across all components. Most Active People – a list of the most active people over a period of time.

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infoarch: Crafting Collaboration with Stigmergy

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Or: "Stigmergy is a class of behaviour in which collective activity is coordinated through the individuals response to and modification of their local environment - ones agents modification becomes anothers cue". (p.

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Anecdote: Why people don't use collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Sure, globalisation is spreading and small, nimble operators are connecting using these tools, but how many large corporations are active users?

Getting started with enterprise social networking :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

A good place to start might be some kind of internal directory or personal profiles, perhaps integrating with corporate Active Directory or LDAP systems. Social networks and activity streams are a great way to find know who as a well as know how rather than relying on formal, static statements of competency and skills. Next, I would recommend starting with any kind of internal directory system that is currently in active use, and branch out from there.

2008 28

A Journey In Social Media: We Are Now Corporate Legit

John Tropea - Delicious Community

He showed his blog He showed an active community (competitive) and talked about how conversations lead to better materials for the sales force. Nathan from uses Confluence at Jansenn-Cilag and noted that it should be easy enough for your mum to use.

The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This includes listening, which results in monitoring, and being active in understanding what customers are saying in both the corporate community as well as external websites.

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freezing out on the scarpa flow

Engineers without Fears

Engineers without Fears Monday, January 14, 2008 freezing out on the scarpa flow Michael Idinopulos writes about in-the-flow and out-of-the flow activities and wiki beahaviour and Andrew McAfee takes his point a bit further. When I worked as a knowledge manager in a global consulting firm, we had terrible difficulties getting people to participate in knowledge sharing activities.

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Enterprise 2.0 = Emergence Software | innovation Creators

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Don’t get me wrong, I’m not dissing the new wave of enterprise-focussed apps (I use — and love — Confluence for example). For those who need additional automated processing, there is also a scripting capability called ‘placebots’ that can be scripted to perform various activities on specific events. innovation Creators Successful innovation is not about the ideas or inventions; it’s about the people.

infoarch: Collaborative Thinking: Communication (and Coordination?) in a Modern, Complex Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

They go into what literature has said about the managerial task: “In these and other theories of the firm, the key managerial task is to effect coordination. (…) The implication of extant theories is that organizational members communicate to coordinate activities.&# infoarch About my experiencesas an information architect Thursday, August 14, 2008 Collaborative Thinking: Communication (and Coordination?)

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