Technology Stewardship: App Integration Testing

Digital Habitats

My peers are discovering and using different approaches than I am and this sharing of draft strings helps us both see our own practice in new light, and enhance our repertoires by learning from each other. So I went searching for a white board or pinboard app that had Slack integration.

Work Live Integration – 23 and 1/2 Hours


Instead, a long while ago I have made the transition into what some people have been calling work life integration, where one of key words / concepts that has started making the rounds in the last few years, that is, flexibility, is gaining more and more importance and relevance as we move forward.

Integrating Transactions and Interactions: A Fable

Portals and KM

In the last two days, I wrote about: Integrating the Interactions with the Transactions, and Maybe Enterprise 2.0 I this post I want to share an example of an early success with this type of integration using old school tools.   We did this before the term knowledge management was pervasive. We then adopted this term for what we did but it was really an early example enterprise 2.0. This approach was new, as the people had never been asked this question.

Technology Stewardship: App Integration Testing

Full Circle Associates

My peers are discovering and using different approaches than I am and this sharing of draft strings helps us both see our own practice in new light, and enhance our repertoires by learning from each other. So I went searching for a white board or pinboard app that had Slack integration.

Thinking About How Real Workers Use New Collaboration Tools – the Ford Approach

Michael Sampson - Currents

Among other changes, he comments on the new approach Ford IT took with helping users understand how to make use of the various tools available to them in their work: Many IT departments have had to cut back on their help desk and user support in recent years and have ended up leaving users to their own devices — figuratively, and even literally in some cases.

2014 120

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes: Three Approaches to Social Computing Platforms

Green Chameleon

I think there are markets for each of the three approaches on this panel. (I We want to support long term solutions. (I Microsoft - many of our partners do this - we focus on basic infrastructure and long term needs so work with partners to bring in fresh client input. I went to an interesting session at the Enterprise 2.0 conference on Wednesday led by our very own Jevon MacDonald.

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Yes, it’s “powered by people&# but note that they’re not using the term “social network&# and they’ve become increasingly deliberate about this choice of terms just recently. The long-term challenges to Google are no less real.

The Soothing Effect of Blogging


Collaboration Communities elsua Freelancing Fun Stuff and Musings General Interest Learning Life Metablogging Open Business Work Life Integration It’s hard to believe, even for myself, how the last time I wrote a blog post over here was a bit over two months ago.

2014 230

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This enables you to see how all employees on the system rank in terms of these six contribution factors. You can look at activity around specific terms and the analytics will also bubble up additional terms that are getting a lot of buzz so you see the unanticipated.

2014, The Year That Was


2014 is one of those years that I will be remembering for a good number of different reasons (good and bad, in equal terms), but, mainly, because, if anything, it has been a year of change for myself, both on a professional and personal levels.

2014 206

Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I have been playing around with this idea of triangulation (possibly not the right term) for a couple of months. Digital Identity’ (DI) is a term to describe the persona an individual presents across all the digital communities in which he or she is represented5. (For

Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence


IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Life Metablogging Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Enterprise Work Life Integration

2011 223

Collaborative Thinking: Enterprises Not One Dimensional - Technology Not the Only Influence on the Future Enterprise

Collaborative Thinking

are discussed solely in terms of technology. There are clear business and technology benefits through a platform approach towards social software. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Connectivity Scorecard | Main | What A Yahoo!

2008 130

Effective Collaboration: Chaos in Collaboration: Integrating Collaboration Tools (Part 4 of 5)

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Michael Sampson Improving the Performance of Distributed Teams Navigation Home Resources Library Currents (the blog) Seamless Teamwork Our Approach About Michael Sampson Contact Us « Chaos in Collaboration: The Changing Locus of Collaboration (Part 3 of 5) | Main | Open Text Embraces Enterprise 2.0: Post-Publication Collaboration » Chaos in Collaboration: Integrating Collaboration Tools (Part 4 of 5) This is Part 4 of the Chaos in Collaboration series.

Mapping the social innovation ecosystems around public libraries together: the Czech connection(s)

Making CommunitySense

Underlying the approach is a solid methodology, of which the CommunitySensor methodology is becoming an integral part. How to pool resources that were already there, acknowledging that Brno is a truly smart city in terms of its large social capital of its many vibrant communities?

2019 207

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

Content editors played the roles of community manager and moderator – “community management” wasn’t a term of art yet. Integrate Community Into The Fabric of the Organization. I’ve worked with some form of community my entire career.

2019 46

Blog as an edge zone


When one’s back is protected, others can approach only frontally, making it easy to keep watch and to react, for example, by means of a forbidding facial expression in the event of undesired invasion of personal territory. One can always think of a weblog in terms of conversations with self or publishing: blogging as “writing for myself&# , “publishing to the world&# or “learning from others&# provides an excuse to linger in public. Integration

2009 89

The Meaning of Depth and Breadth in Education

Jenny Connected

What might it mean to think of breadth in education, not in terms of curriculum coverage, but in terms of flexibly using different types of attention to open ourselves up to understanding the world? But perhaps thinking about breadth in terms of flexibility (i.e.

2019 172

SIKM community presentation

Digital Habitats

All: Taking a developmental approach – the path to tool usage as important as destination. To keep building on Thomas’ question, the issue is not so much standardization of tools and platforms as it is of integration. Integration is not just standardization.

2010 159

The Visualness of Microsoft Planner with the Rigour of Microsoft Project #office365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft, while late to the game, has integrated Planner into Office 365. Until recently, Microsoft offered no integration between Project and Planner, despite owning both assets. So it terms of linking the two tools productively, don’t look at what Microsoft offers.

2017 116

Digital Badges as Recognition of Success

Jenny Connected

In the second post – SCoPE Seminar: Digital Badges Implementation – I reflected on the credibility of these badges, their value, their integrity, their status, what and who they represent.

2018 146

Appreciative Inquiry and Knowledge Management? No problem.

Chris Collison

The video below sums it up nicely when he describes the conventional approach to improvement as viewing the organisation a “problem to be solved” –and how over time, a problem-resolution mindset can sap energy, goodwill and enthusiasm from the workforce.

2014 52

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

2016 169

My First Year as a Consultant and what 2016 Holds for Online Communities (I hope)

Online Community Strategy

Thought leaders need a constant stream of new terms, concepts and frames to stay relevant and top of mind. An approach where: What we thought of as “social” is really the networked marketplace. Sonoma Sunrise in honor of the dawn of 2016. Honestly, I wasn’t going to do this.

2015 54

Moxie Spaces Enhances Customer Engagement

Portals and KM

I have always preferred the term social business to enterprise 2.0 Moxie has taken this a step further with an integration of these domains. But this is a product that is integrated with the externally facing one.

Custom 141

Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"?

Collaborative Thinking

The term “Enterprise 2.0” (E2.0) The term has been abused to the point where its definition has been stretched and altered to fit the agenda of vendors, analysts, and media pundits. era, I think it is important to acknowledge definitions and intended meaning from the person who invented to term (Professor McAfee). It should be noted that McAfee I believe also stated that there were parallels his use of the term E2.0 Before the term E2.0

2012 168

Notes on BP304 Become a Social Business: Leverage User Adoption Through Gamification

Michael Sampson - Currents

Gamification will possibly solve the short-term engagement problem. How could we get people to spend 10,000 hours learning new collaboration approaches and tools. Assertion - let's use gamification methods to get them to learn new approaches / tools.

2013 185

Thoughts On Salesforce & DimDim

Collaborative Thinking

Assessments fell all across the board in terms of its implications – some positive, some skeptical. Integration requires vendor cooperation to deliver a supportable configuration. Application Integration. Organizations have come to expect IM/presence platforms to integrate with desktop productivity tools (office suites, e-mail clients). They also expect integration with enterprise portals. e-learning/LMS integration). Old habits die hard with this post.

DimDim 133

Performance improvement mindset and taking it for granted


Reading Charles Jennings discussing relationships between learning and work (see also Jane Hart ) reminded me of a discussion with a friend where I tried to explain my approach to education articulating relationships between learning and work cultural practice in a similar way. articulate relationships between integration of learning into practice and the models for facilitating learning and organisational forms behind.

2016 89

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

  There are embeded apps to integrate multiple apps into a single place. Suzanne showed multiple examples of integrated with third party apps like SAP and Trilog. We need to integrate the old school systems of record with the new school systems of engagement. 

2012 188

Blog>> IKO Conference - Conference Guide

Green Chameleon

” “As a beginner I got a good overview of KM/KO and the jargon/common terms used. ” “Good overview of KM related topics and current trends and how to integrate these into more balanced and holistic approaches.” Here is the pdf version of the full Conference Guide provided to participants. The guide contains the complete agenda, the speaker profiles, the content of the case study outlines, and the knowledge organisation competency framework.

2015 100

Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

In a way, you could think of it as an evolution of permission marketing , a term popularized by Seth Godin a while back. While there are lots of CRM solutions out there, my guess is that the first one to do deeper integration with Google+ will be Salesforce.

Google 264

Dan Pontefract’s Flat Army: A Review

Portals and KM

The book offers an integrated framework integrating collaboration, open leadership, technologies, and connected learning. He explains the title as not a reference to war but to a medieval Latin term, armata, used first in 1533 to depict a fleet of things moving together.

2013 186

Skype as a community platform

Learning Alliances

If you are a technology steward, it’s not only a great tool but it’s also a handy example for illustrating some of the use and integration issues that we have to deal with and be able to talk about. everyone is on Skype, conference calling and group chat are nicely integrated.

Skype 236

WebCenter Vision and Strategy Session

Collaborative Thinking

and portals: integrated multi-channel user interaction environment, unified access to tools, information, etc. Note: I don't disagree with Oracle's portal-centric approach - clearly, you should be able to surface portal elements within a portal. Lotus Connections has integration with WebSphere so they are on the track of distributing social elements into other applications and platforms. social networks - all these terms on the same slide without any consistency or context.

2009 120

Introducing Lobbi – with bold aims to change politics locally and globally

Social Reporter

It is for this reason that I started Lobbi a project that will allow a real time connection between the electorate and their elected representatives… Lobbi is an innovative and unique method of engaging the electorate to become re-enthused and involved with politics on a long-term basis.

2013 192

Participatory Surveillance with Social Software in Creative Projects – Olga’s thesis

Taming the spaces

The theoretical approach integrates social surveillance techniques with social software, participant behaviors in hybrid ecosystems, and also the new media art. Initial surveillance term conveys a negative meaning – it means constantly watching persons, places or objects to collect information concerning the individual’s activities and identities. Olga Ivanova , one of my students has finished her master thesis text. I am quite happy how it came out.

Tech steward meet tech mentor

Digital Habitats

The term “techne-mentor” is used to help to describe this pattern of information and knowledge diffusion…. On the other hand, he or she may play an integral role in demonstrating the technology practice or even installing the technology and ensuring its status as operational.

Enterprise 2.0: A Transition From Destination Site To Platform Services

Collaborative Thinking

This effort will not go to waste since these types of integration capabilities (e.g., And if you have a lot of really interesting information locked up in that platform, it’s pretty natural to want to integrate that information within other systems where it can be helpful. integration with CRM, ERP, supply chain, etc). You may come out with a validation of the current approach – or you may not.

2011 157

In Connection We Trust

Alchemy of Change

Payment is a big part of buying a shirt on Zazzle, and so Zazzle and PayPal can afford to invest resources into integrating their services for a nice, seamless experience.

Facilitation tips for improvisers

Viv Mcwaters

Play with formats, try out new approaches, remembering the constraints of the form. There’s an underlying architecture to different performance types, just as there’s an underlying architecture to facilitation approaches. In improv terms, you are the chorus for the main players – the participants. One of the ongoing themes around applied improvisation is the use of language, and recognising that improvisation has its own jargon.

Notes on “Deployment of SharePoint 2013 document, records and collaboration solution at AUT” (Alan Marshall, Stephen McWilliams, Shelley Tasele)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Plus various AUT wide information, events, and processes. - … … governance included decisions around authentication, integration with other systems at AUT, etc. - … … using RecordPoint for records management. Day two of the New Zealand SharePoint Conference is starting.

2014 156

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.