Learning Analytics: Dream, Nightmare or Fairydust?

Jenny Connected

Simon is also working in the Learning Analytics and Knowledge MOOC – LAK12. The learning platform and business intelligence vendors are rolling out analytics dashboards aggregating data into summary views, and will be a source of innovation as they seek to respond to customer needs — but what will institutions be asking for? Analytics may in time come to be used to judge you — as a learner, an educator, or your institution.

Learning Analytics: Dream, Nightmare or Fairydust?

Jenny Connected

Simon is also working in the Learning Analytics and Knowledge MOOC – LAK12. The learning platform and business intelligence vendors are rolling out analytics dashboards aggregating data into summary views, and will be a source of innovation as they seek to respond to customer needs — but what will institutions be asking for? Analytics may in time come to be used to judge you — as a learner, an educator, or your institution.

IBM Connections Conversations - 3: Analytics + Social

Portals and KM

In this post we will look at the new analytics capabilities, as well as the advantages of being able to work both inside and outside the enterprise through the same platform. What is exciting here is the integration of social capabilities and analytics. For example, the fully networked organizations had almost twice as such integration of social aspects into the employees day to day work and a greater improvement in benefits.

IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise

Elsua

That’s an important aspect of the role predictive analytics will play as social analytics evolve&#. 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.

Year-End Thoughts On Social Media, Social Networking Social Analytics

Collaborative Thinking

While a lot of my research agenda and client interactions focused on collaboration and Enterprise 2.0 / social software during 2009, the most sizeable amount of time and energy for me this year was spent on social media, social networking, and social analytics (externally as well as internally). identity, security, compliance, reputation) and technology-related concerns regarding integration points between consumer sites and the enterprise (e.g., Social Analytics.

IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce: Part One

Portals and KM

  We also discussed the convergence of social business and analytics. Mike began by diagramming the interactions of their efforts in analytics, social software, and smarter commerce. At the core is a three-way overlap where web analytics serves all three areas. At the intersection of analytics and social is sentiment analysis and content analytics such as that performed by Watson. We next focused on analytics in more detail.

Organizations Struggling to Integrate Customer Channels

Michael Sampson - Currents

Recent research by Pitney Bowes points to the problem of low integration between different marketing channels , and the consequential costs of this: " Pitney Bowes Software (PBS), a global leader in customer data, analytics and communication software and services reveals, through a study of large B2C organisations in UK, France and Germany, that customers are being lost through fragmented and inconsistent communications and failure to integrate marketing channels.

NewsGator Ramps Up Activity Streams and Analytics and Becomes Gets More Mobile and

Portals and KM

that is fully integrated with SharePoint. This SharePoint integration provides enhanced security and leverages existing SharePoint features such as the user profile, reducing redundant requirements. We next turned to the enhanced analytics that Social Sites now offers.

Collaborative Thinking: Integrating SharePoint And Confluence

Collaborative Thinking

It would be valuable for Microsoft to continue down this path of providing well-defined and public interfaces (as opposed to vendor point-to-point deals) so that other blog and wiki vendors could integrate with the platform.

Sydney, Australia – Facebook Course June 2017

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Curriculum of the Facebook course (Sydney, Australia 2017): Are you interested in: Facebook Analytics , Insights, KPIs and writing Measurement reports? We do go quickly through the basics on day one but speedily move into intermediate areas of Ads and Analytics, Algorithms and so on.

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Socialcast Adds Sharepoint and Outlook Integration, New Features, and Enhanced Metrics

Portals and KM

To support this strategy they have made a number of moves, including enhanced features that we will look at: Outlook and SharePoint integration, and increased support for mobile devices. To further support this email integration, Socialcast has integrated with Outlook.

Telligent Releases an Integrated Suite of Collaboration Tools with High Powered Metrics | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Community

In addition, Telligent previewed the newest version of Telligent Analytics¬ (previously Harvest Reporting Server) for Enterprise 2.0 With extensive reporting capabilities, Telligent Analytics 3.0 I was especially impressed with the comprehensive nature of the analytics.

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

That journey continued with Forum One, where we developed the first conference series for community executives and developed the first practitioner research on analytics, strategy and practice. Integrate Community Into The Fabric of the Organization.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Unified Communications & Collaboration Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

New: Ericsson integrating with Sametime - click on a name and start a call and then move call into a conference, onto a mobile phone or traditional phone, etc. New: NEC also integrating its telephony server with Sametime. Nortel will see and integrate Sametime as well.

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Facebook Course in Sydney 2018 – Workshop With Laurel Papworth

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Facebook Analytics , Insights, KPIs and writing Measurement reports? Facebook Business Apps: Adding Apps to your Facebook Page including a shop for selling within the Facebook Page, email such as Mailchimp apps and Instagram and Youtube integrations?

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Chess Match

Collaborative Thinking

Previously, Microsoft had integrated with Socialtext as well. Yes, IBM has wiki technology and you can integrate Notes, QuickR and Sametime with Connections - but for purposes of this post, Im looking at Connections in a turnkey way.

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The FASTForward Blog » Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration by Bill Ives May 5, 2008 at 7:12 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 We discussed their recently announced Facebook integration through their Awareness Facebook Application Framework. I have also written about how a number of firms have provided a means to integrate social software (aka enterprise 2.0) You can integrate it with your enterprise environment.

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My AppGap Blog Posts for November 2012

Portals and KM

Alfresco Enhances Its Content Management Offering with More Integration Touchpoints. Offers Expanded Social, Integration, and Analytic Capabilities. Box Now Offers Comprehensive Collaboration and Extensive Application Integration. The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.    Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for November. There will be more in December.

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Sense-making: from blogging to research methodologies

Mathemagenic

too): The real research is happening in NVivo, but I find that I do a lot of my thinking better in a blog than a analytic memo, so I started interchanging the two. Integration methodology Chapter 2.

Think Culture, Not Technology

Michael Sampson - Currents

The new report, entitled "Analytics: The Widening Divide," builds on the findings from the original study by MIT SMR and IBM in 2010 to understand how companies are embedding analytics in more of the enterprise's processes and operations. Year-to-year comparisons reveal that the more sophisticated users are expanding their deployment of analytics and widening the performance gap over their peers. ".

Facebook Course – Sydney Intensive September 2017 – Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Facebook Analytics , Insights, KPIs and writing Measurement reports? Facebook Business Apps: Adding Apps to your Facebook Page including a shop for selling within the Facebook Page, email such as Mailchimp apps and Instagram and Youtube integrations?

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Forrester on Web Content Management for Online Customer Experience

Portals and KM

Yet now, the WCM market is growing based on customer experience management (CXM) needs, including multichannel delivery, content targeting, analytics, and integration with other CXM technologies.” Web analytics tools can give insight into how consumers use content. Social analytics can provide insight into how consumers engage with companies. The top candidates to add to existing WCM tools are analytics and CRM capabilities.

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Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Monday Morning Press Q&A

Portals and KM

The underlying message in the opening demos was the seem-less integration behind what was seen in he demos to bring the components of your workday on the device you want. The email integration is also in the same theme. Analytics can support decision making at the point of need.

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Igloo Offers Comprehensive Platform for Social Business

Portals and KM

  Set up is easy as it integrates with Active Directory and provides a comprehensive means for application integration that I will cover later. There are pre-packages integrations with widely used tools like Salesforce and SharePoint. Below is a sample analytics screen.

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harmon.ie for Office 2013 Enhances SharePoint Access in Cloud and Elsewhere

Portals and KM

According to Lavenda, the new plug-in for Office Web Apps (OWA) provides the same integration of SharePoint collaboration and social capabilities in the cloud-based email client as they do on the desktop. All of the integrations are then immediately put in placevia an automatic install.

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Facebook Course – Sydney – February 2017

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Curriculum of the Facebook course (Sydney Feb 2017): Are you interested in: Facebook Analytics , Insights, KPIs and writing Measurement reports? We do go quickly through the basics on day one but speedily move into intermediate areas of Ads and Analytics, Algorithms and so on. .

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Drive Business with IBM Connections Content Manager, Heidi Ambler (Social Connections V, Zurich)

Michael Sampson - Currents

It''s best to use an integrated platform, and unsurprisingly, Heidi recommends IBM Connections. Social analytics is the secret sauce - it brings people and content together. A truly integrated document management capabilities. analytics highlight most active content, etc.

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Thoughts on IBM Connections Mail (“Mail Next”)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Given the social analytics capabilities / prowess IBM has acquired in recent years, I would like to the focus on what I’m working on – conversations I’m involved with and interactions I’m part of – not the individual person as a discrete point. (thanks to @joebaxter for the photo). At IBM Connect 2014 today, IBM announced “Mail Next,” to be branded under the IBM Connections family. It was positioned as a re-think of email.

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May 2011: Social Media Course

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Learn how to integrate Facebook and Twitter, YouTube and Flickr into your website (new or old). Introduction to Facebook Pages including analytics and integrating your Page into websites.

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Relationship Mapping and Monitoring with Yammer

Governance in a Networked World

So what''s wrong with the analytics that Yammer currently provide? Like most of its competitors, the analytics are what we would call "ego-centric". Accompanying analytics can identify who your key talents are, not by their CV, but who actually seeks them out for advice.

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(Intranets2011) "Socializing SharePoint" - Daniel McPherson, Zevenseas

Michael Sampson - Currents

The integration between SharePoint 2010 profiles and LinkedIn. -. Social analytics helps us see what's going on - happiness, sickness, etc. Daniel from Zevenseas talked about socializing SharePoint at Intranets2011. Key point: - What is social computing? Does it mean anything?

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Reinventing IT to Support Digitization of Business Processes - McKinsey

Portals and KM

 They write that, “more connected consumers, automated processes, and sophisticated analytics place unprecedented demands on IT functions. Here is another McKinsey report that complements the one I discussed on Monday,   Accelerating the digitization of business processes.

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Thoughts on Managing Your Social Vendor Relationships

Online Community Strategy

Guiding the vendor into partnership & integration discussions with other vendors that you use. Let’s face it – the vendors you rely on for social media & community platforms, services and advice have you outnumbered and surrounded.

My AppFusions Blog Posts for November and December 2012

Portals and KM

AppFusions provides application integration connectors for a variety of vendors such as Atlassian ,  IBM ,  Jive ,  iRise ,  Box ,  GoogleDocs ,  Dropbox ,  UserVoice ,  Alfresco , and more in the hopper. They  They also closely collaborate with their partner  Contegix  for turnkey hosted and integrated deployments for their customers. Expands Its Social, Integration, and Analytic Capabilities.

2013 116

Social Software Market Keeps Growing

Portals and KM

A number of large and small companies are making big bets on social business through acquisitions like Microsft’s purchase of Yammer and IBM’s extensive acquisition strategy (see IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce ). Many firms are also investing in product enhancements and product integrations. For social software to really work and provide value, the integration with enterprise apps is critical.

Bloomfire Provides Comprehensive Knowledge Connections

Portals and KM

Through application integration, Bloomfire wants to be the “primary location to access relevant content, and the primary communication channel for noticing, collaborating, deciding and acting on information and knowledge.”. Here are some sample analytics screens. Bloomfire.

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BroadVision Offers Social Engagement Analysis Consulting Service

Portals and KM

This service is designed to help Clearvale enterprise social networking customers better understand and measure how well the level and type of engagement occurring with employees, customers, and partners through the use of social analytics.

2013 164

IBM Picks Up Kenexa To Enhance Social Business Initiatives

Portals and KM

IBM has made a number of moves in this direction in the past (see IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce: Part One ) and this latest effort is consistent with this direction. IBM sees a big opportunity to apply advanced social business and analytics capabilities to front line business operations and I would agree. The company will be integrated into IBM's Software and Services Groups.

Adobe Offers a New Collection of Digital Marketing Capabilities

Portals and KM

It combines social publishing and engagement with monitoring, social ad buying and analytics that can attribute social activity to business results. Adobe Social builds on the social media management technology Adobe acquired earlier this year as part of the Context Optional/Efficient Frontier acquisition, as well as the social media monitoring and analytics of Adobe Social Analytics.

2012 109

Blog>> Case Studies from IKO Conference

Green Chameleon

Ahren Lehnert – Text mining and analytics. Mark Garlinghouse – Integrating internal and external knowledge sources for an R&D function. Here are the pdfs from the 15 case studies presented at the IKO Conference this week. You’ll find the case outlines as well as the presenter slides, and any additional materials presented by the case presenters. Agnes Molnar – Next generation SharePoint. Charlie Hull – Implementing open source search.

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Notes from INV301 IBM's Social Business Strategy

Michael Sampson - Currents

monitoring and analytics for customer care and insight. -. IBM has research that shows the application of collaboration, business intelligence/analytics, and direct customer interfarce for a variety of business areas. -. driven by analytic tools. -. driven by process integration - process efficiecy, process accelation, accelerated engagement, business culture of innovation. -. IBM's w3), it's changed the conversation from seeking analytics to explore what it all means.

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Notes from the Opening General Session at IBM Connect 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

communities - an integrated meeting room. -. Foresee in Germany, have integrated Connections with a full touch capable table. -. Notes 9 Social Edition - integrates social capabilities into the inbox. -. FileSync capability for integrating / synchronizing across multiple devices. Applying analytics for predicting the right teams for client engagement - this IBM technology will be integrated into Kenexa. -.

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IBM Connect 2013: Tuesday Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

I have written about this concept a bit (see for example, Integrating the Interactions with the Transactions and Integrating Transactions and Interactions: A Fable ). Adam mentioned the four Is: Interact, inform, integrate, and innovate.

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