Harmon.ie Provides Social Email to Push Enterprise Collaboration Adoption

Portals and KM

Previously branded Mainsoft SharePoint Integrator for Lotus Notes, this email sidebar transforms Lotus Notes into a collaborative workspace through access to SharePoint documents, email management, calendars, and enterprise social networks within the Lotus Notes ® and Lotus Sametime ® interfaces.

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Integrating Alfresco with Office Online in Office 365 – Options?

Michael Sampson - Currents

The latest version of its integration is called Alfresco Office Services , which: … provides a fully-compatible SharePoint repository that allows Microsoft Office Suite applications (for example, Word, PowerPoint and Excel) to interact with Alfresco as if it was SharePoint.

Gnip Continues To Push For A Real-Time (Data) Web

Collaborative Thinking

Another company to watch: New Gnip Push API Service. The Gnip product offerings are growing today as we officially announce a new Push API Service that will help companies more quickly and effectively deliver data to their customers, partners and affiliates. (See See the TechCrunch article: Gnip Launches Push API To Create Real-Time Stream Of Business Data ). Gnip Launches Push API To Create Real-Time Stream Of Business Data.

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Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence


I’m an optimist, an outrageous , a heretic , a free radical , in short, a rebel at work by heart who knows that if we don’t push the limits on helping redefine and reshape our very own social technology experiences no-one else is going to do it for us.

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Reflections from 2011 – And Health It Is!


Stay healthy is also going to remain my main wish for everyone out there as we approach the beginning of a New Year: 2012 (Even if it is the last one ). General Interest Learning Life Metablogging Work Life Integration

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The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

Integrate Community Into The Fabric of the Organization. Growth-minded companies are fully embracing community as a concept and integrating community ecosystem development practices into the fabric of their business with great success.

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10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

This is the traditional “someone at the top has said this needs to happen” approach, usually accompanied by a cascade, a change initiative, communications and engagement plan, brown-bag presentations, training programmes, mugs and mouse mats.

How to Strengthen Your Organization’s Influence Mapping

Alchemy of Change

Doing so is an integral aspect of their ability to exert influence and change the world around them. One simple approach to concerted influence mapping entails periodically convening staff for brainstorming sessions to identify points of influence for key decision makers.

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Academic BEtreat – the technical challenges

Jenny Connected

One of the principles of these BEtreats is that online and face-to-face participants should be fully integrated, so for the most part the online people are projected into the face-to-face room through video on Adobe Connect – where presentations can also be shared. We have been told that this BEtreat is trying to ‘push the boat out’ to explore the challenges of integrating online and face-to-face participation in a course and I think we all recognise hw ambitious this programme is.

Enterprise Social Software Will be Pervasive by 2016 - Perhaps

Portals and KM

If social software is outside the workflow and not integrated with traditional apps then it is facilitating coffee room conversations. You have to integrate the new social tools with the traditional apps. You have to link the new school systems of engagement with the old school systems of record (see - Integrating the Interactions with the Transactions and Maybe Enterprise 2.0

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Tech steward meet tech mentor

Digital Habitats

Hanging Out has pushed my thinking by setting the idea of technology stewardship in a larger context of the book’s themes of friendship, intimacy, families, gaming, creative production, and work. (Cross-posted from my Learning Alliances blog.).

The Selfish Blogger – A discussion :-)

Jenny Connected

Tony wrote: What’s for sure is that you can’t just apply good learning management system approaches to the looser structure of a MOOC. And Alan: I do think that postings in small isolated blogs *can* be integrated into larger discussions. And I would go further to add that if we believe in open, networked learning then we *should* strive to make that integration as effective as possible. I get feelings of ‘who am I to push this post out into the webosphere?’

Microsoft + Nokia: Can Two Losers Collaborate to Win?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Additionally, Nokia and Microsoft plan to work together to integrate key assets and create completely new service offerings, while extending established products and services to new markets. ". If you were in business and didn't do Research in Motion, Microsoft's Windows Mobile or Pocket PC approach was the only other valid way. Research in Motion have pushed beyond the business market, and have won admirers in the consumer markets, and even in the teenage girl age bracket.

Tech steward meet tech mentor

Learning Alliances

Hanging Out has pushed my thinking by setting the idea of technology stewardship in a larger context of the book’s themes of friendship, intimacy, families, gaming, creative production, and work. Recently I finished a remarkably useful book: Mizuko Ito, et al.

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. decided to go for a holistic approach, bringing people together internally and externally. Can push offers out to social media tools too. -.

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Mobile Devices for Collaboration - Recent News (Monday, May 17)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Large companies already started to push their standard business software out to mobile phones, and now they are trying to do more with the data that returns from the devices. ". - Kindling added mobility features to its idea management application , and SharePoint integration. - This approach allows device users to collaborate without any application download or IT integration requirements.

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“Square” Pegs Mobile Payments – Round Hole Still Not Filled

Alchemy of Change

It’s been predicted for years, but we are finally starting to see real progress in integrating payment processing with near field communications (NFC). It’s a smart approach to facilitating commerce – and it definitely makes Square a company to watch.

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Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Level Two: The Relationship The first thing you need to be aware of is that you start as a foreign element, so pushing your expertise down the throats of people will not amount to great things. In his free ebook ‘ One Tribe at a Time ’ he talks about an “acceptable level of integration.”:

How the Client Experience Defines the New ROI of Social Business – Finally, A New KPI in the Making


If you have been reading this blog for a little while now, you would notice how there is a certain topic that keeps coming back time and time again, as one of my main key focus areas I have always felt would help advance our overall efforts of pushing the boundaries of our various different social business transformation journeys: the overall client experience. There is also an opportunity to rethink how we approach these KPIs.

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Tech steward meet tech mentor

Digital Habitats

Hanging Out has pushed my thinking by setting the idea of technology stewardship in a larger context of the book’s themes of friendship, intimacy, families, gaming, creative production, and work. (Cross-posted from my Learning Alliances blog.).

2012 Social Marketing and New Media Predictions eBook Now Available

Portals and KM

I have covered them several times on the TheAppGap (for example see: Awareness Summer 08 Release Brings Sharepoint Integration and New Features ). As we move away from customer relationship management to customer managed relationships, we need new approaches to marketing, new ways of organizing our resources, and flexible, scalable technology to get our customers’ attention and ensure their engagement.” The 2012 Social Marketing and New Media Predictions eBoo k is now available.

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News Updates (November 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Drug companies are exploring collaborative approaches to bringing better drugs to market faster. " [The] linear, trial-and-error method is no longer a sustainable model for big pharmaceutical companies. Developers use APIs provided by Salesforce to push data from apps into the feeds.

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Notes on CUST119 Prudential: Thinking about Social Business Adoption? Don't Forget Enterprise Social Governance

Michael Sampson - Currents

Approach: - feedback workshops with the Law, Compliance, and Business Ethics organization. develop a governance structure and approach. Lessons Learned: - Top down leadership - the General Counsel started blogging, and pushed their direct team to start blogging too. Integration into current tools helped a lot. Jean Balbo from Prudential Financial is talking about enterprise social governance. Jean is the Director of Process Management. Some notes: 1.

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What Difference A Year Doesn't Make: Lotus Connections & SharePoint

Collaborative Thinking

In his post, " Lotusphere 2009: What Might Have Been ", Guy articulates how IBM should have outlined a "surround and integrate" strategy for SharePoint. IBM has to do superior and native integration between Connections and Microsoft productivity tools and integrate with SharePoint as well. If Atlassian, Newsgator, Awareness, Telligent and others can integrate with SharePoint the way Microsoft customers would prefer, so can IBM.

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The Art Of The Possible

Collaborative Thinking

Need all pieces in order to send complete systems (Oracle's assertion that justifies Fusion - could debate that re: standard interfaces, protocols, etc - owning all the parts just one model/approach not the only one). Sun Oracle Database Machine (leverage setup form last night - Oracle's version of an iPod re: integrated hardward/software device - maybe Oracle should call it the Oracle "dataPod" - would make a funny graphic (a person with earbuds plugged into their enterprise data.).

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Social Business Is People to People Business – The Movistar Story


So, instead of giving up on it altogether a long while ago I decided to keep pushing for it, because I knew it that at some point it would click and that would be the day where we may be witnessing that tipping point for that use case to become a reality.

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Must Have iPad Apps

Community Guy

Twittelator – I tried to get excited about TweetDeck on the iPad, but there’s something very smooth about Twittelator’s approach that works right. And this is the Wired team… I’m sure they’ll continue pushing the limits of what the “virtual magazine&# means and what it can do. Dropbox – A great backup tool, integrated into the Finder. As my friends, colleagues, and random strangers have learned, I love apps.

2010 165

Jakob Nielsen Takes on Enterprise 2.0

Portals and KM

which sort of captures his approach. as something that younger workers are pushing on enterprises. One successful approach is to avoid advertising the new tools as new tools. Instead, simply integrate them into the existing intranet, so that users encounter them naturally.”

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Racing to the Top Where Corporations Are People


The race to the top is the long-term path with the desirable outcome “ How brilliant is that quote as an inspirational definition of what a Socially Integrated Enterprise should be like, don’t you think? Employees are pushed to focus on bureaucratic policies and quarterly numbers, not a realization that individuals, not corporations, are responsible for what they do “, we may well be witnessing the tipping point where knowledge workers start, finally !,

2012 154

The Divided Brain: Trying to be Sane in an Insane World

Jenny Connected

In his growth and individuation, he has taken a big step toward integrating his shadow within himself. Instead of allowing things to balance by taking a more circular approach to life, we follow linear targets. Sunday 22nd March pm.

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The Power Of Pull: Joi Ito And Yossi Vardi Have Pull, And So Can You (Book Excerpt)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This small visual design alteration instantly made the integrity of Google’s search results visible and apparent by separating free results from those for which advertisers had paid. To get to pull, first we’ve got to come to grips with what push is and how it permeates our lives.

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IBM Connect 2013: Ed Brill on Reinventing the Inbox

Portals and KM

Helps you quickly locate the people and content you need through integrated access to social tools from IBM Connections and IBM Lotus Quickr® software, including profiles, activities, team places, and content libraries. IBM Docs also has integrated social features.

2013 194

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Twitter’s growth has been fueled largely by the company’s more open approach to its data, embracing third-party developers and encouraging them to make cool shit with its API. Dead accounts could have a significant impact on pushing up that number. #9

The Future Belongs to Generalists—Some Thoughts

Michael Sampson - Currents

But what if this approach is no longer valid? It's pushed a button for many people. But equally, sometimes it's someone from outside the field who brings that integration - by seeing the data or problems in a domain from a new perspective. On the HBR Blog Network, Vikram argues that the age of the specialist is over, and that the generalist should be more important in the next age : " We have become a society of specialists.

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Booz Allen Extends its Enterprise 2.0 Collaborative Platform

Portals and KM

A few months ago I wrote a series of posts on the innovative and award winning approach Booz Allen is taking to enhance enterprise collaboration and engagement (see Implementing Enterprise 2.0 It could also be easily integrated into the overall Hello skin.

2010 186

SharePoint 2010 for Intranets: Post-Webinar Comments

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft takes the approach of building as much as it can into the product for a release cycle, and then listening to what customers want as input for the next. With this background in mind, Martin said " organizations will have other tools in place with people profile information -- Lotus Notes, for example -- how will firms integrate this in? " When multiples are in play, integration will be required.

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Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Social Business for SMBs

Portals and KM

Roxanne said their students and employees are pushing for more social tools and also BYOD. Ken said their goal is to make sure people are productive and take a very social approach that is different from the legal industry in general.

2012 182

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This is software you can brand and integrate tightly into your existing domain. Awareness builds these features into complete communities for companies, or customers use the Awareness API and widgets to integrate Web 2.0 approach !

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Notes on ASK102 Ask the Product Managers

Michael Sampson - Currents

Social integration features are great. Ditto re social integration. - (name?) - Domino Server. Focus on SAP integration, and IBM Forms. The current iNotes approach isn't ideal for XPages. Robert) You are pushing for a platform strategy. In the third-to-last slot at IBM Connect 2013, the Ask the Product Managers session is kicking off. Each product manager is introducing themselves: - Ed Brill - he will be moving to a new role in IBM in the mobility area.

2013 117

Oracle Beehive 1.5: Still A Work-In-Progress

Collaborative Thinking

Team workspaces, web / video conferencing, and integration with desktop productivity tools (including Windows Explorer) were the among the list of improvements cited in the press release. Beehive Platform (platform services including security, policy management, integration, object model, admin functions, and interfaces to related Oracle technology). As applications integrate with Beehive services, the unified object model within Beehive will provide contextual consistency.

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Conversations With a Wonderful Client

Full Circle Associates

I appreciate being pushed in this direction. One fundamental lesson is that as a facilitator, I need to have a diverse range of approaches, I must understand why I choose any one at any one time, and that there is potency in how we sequence and combine ways of engaging and interacting.

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Expanding Web Search Part One: Focused Search-Based Applications

Portals and KM

This is the first of a two part series on how the boundaries of search are being pushed beyond the familiar Google style broad Web search. I have written about them before (see Exalead's CloudView Offers Integrated Search Capabilities).

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Talking points for digital inclusion: do you have some?

Social Reporter

Those working in the sectors are more face-to-face and phone than online, they may be worried that pushing technology will exclude others, they are busy, short of funds, so don’t have much incentive to help others get online. What’s needed is a whole-system, all-users approach.

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