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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

s products also includes enhancements that address the issues that have impeded the adoption of community-driven collaboration technologies in the enterprise, such as integration with existing business applications, manageability, ease-of-use, measurability and ROI.

My Top 5 iPad Apps of the Week – Week #9

Elsua

Oh, and it has a lovely Weather widget you can use at the same time! Fun Stuff and Musings General Interest Knowledge Tools Life Productivity Tools Social Computing Tools and Gadgets Work Life Integration iPad #elsuapps ipad

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Collaborative Thinking: Sametime 7.5 Asterisk

Collaborative Thinking

& Asterisk IBMs approach to unified communications is anchored around applications, an important distinction from the current state of Microsofts effort which has been more centric to platform convergence. plug-in and integration with Asterisk (an open source PBX).

Collaborative Thinking: Building A Robust Feed Syndication Platform

Collaborative Thinking

While this type of scale may not be necessary within an enterprise per se - it does illustrate how such platforms should be approached as a core infrastructure decision. Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere Subscribe to Collaborative Thinking Add me to your TypePad People list Archives May 2010 April 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 More.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Financial Services

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon | Main | Social Media & Pharmaceuticals » December 04, 2007 Social Media & Financial Services An article worth reading that outlines the approach taken by two organizations: Wells Fargo entered the social media game when it launched Stagecoach Island in May 2005.

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Notes From Cisco WebEx Connect Session

Collaborative Thinking

Need a new architecture and approach. Team spaces have group discussion forums, persistent chat, document sharing and widgets (note: not sure whether document sharing implied document library with version controls, etc). Widgets: calendar, task, bulletin board, but can create customized widgets. who has access to what widgets). Microsoft integration: with Outlook/Exchange (e.g., Widgets for call history, voice messaging, etc.

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Clarizen Moves Beyond Online Project Management

Portals and KM

  In response Clarizen has adopted a design approach of what they term “robust simplicity” and extended functionality beyond the planning phase. Clarizen also developed email integration so team members could work where they tend to spend much of their time. 

Cisco WebEx Connect Questions

Collaborative Thinking

Below are a random collection of questions in my head as I sit and listen: DoJo Questions (Disclaimer: I don't cover Ajax/widgets per se so these questions are based on little knowledge and might be offbase or not relevant). Will Cisco deploy any Dojo widgets on top of Adobe AIR? Managing the widgets built by third parties running on the platform - terms of service, gallery/store, etc? Integration. widget syndication)?

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom

Nancy White

Some of the things Howard talked about included: the importance of an on-ramp to new media - with integration of tools being an important early experience that helps us be more confident when we start using tools in a more “free range&# manner.

IBM Connect 2013: Ed Brill on Reinventing the Inbox

Portals and KM

Lets you tailor your work environment with widgets that bring social communities that are important to your job, both within the enterprise and across the Internet, right into your peripheral view. IBM Docs also has integrated social features.

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12 Ways to DO and NOT DO a Social Media Press Release – MSF Medecins Sans Frontieres

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I found no social media elements other than the usual “social media is another broadcast channel” approach. I don’t have a problem with this type of TV show online – good on them – but let’s not talk about “socially integrated” shall we?

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Community Equity, SunSpace, FOAF+SSL, & KiWi

Collaborative Thinking

The second half of Friday was dedicated to discussing the Sun Use Case, and the technologies and services we would need to integrate there to support the already existing SunSpace intranet. Instead, in the SunSpace use case, the KiWi system will be more like an intelligent index that integrates content and data from already existing sources and offers additional value in the form of advanced services (e.g. This integration will take place until end of August.

2009 100

More from Forrester on the Future of Enterprise 2.0 Technologies

Portals and KM

I recently received a review copy of Forrester TechRadar For Vendor Strategists: Enterprise Web 2.0 - How Product Strategists Should Approach A Maturing Web 2.0 They focused on technologies considered most appropriate for employee collaboration and included 11 technologies: blogs, forums, mashups, microblogs, podcasts, prediction markets, RSS, social bookmarks, social networks, widgets, and wikis. I just think the analysis should make more mention of integrated platforms.

2008 109

Saba Social Left Out Of IBM Deal

Collaborative Thinking

One technical/tactical workaround would be for Saba to deliver modules that integrated within Lotus Connections (via a plug-in/widget of some sort, or through Connections' REST and other programmable interfaces). Overall, it still strikes me that this deal makes it harder for Saba to sell its own social networking approach into IBM shops. The companies are combining expertise to offer organizations a threefold approach to people management.

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Collaborative Thinking: Google FeedServer

Collaborative Thinking

We hope that the approach weve taken is helpful to those who would like to create read/write Atom feeds for existing data sources.

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Some of the things Howard talked about included: the importance of an on-ramp to new media – with integration of tools being an important early experience that helps us be more confident when we start using tools in a more “free range&# manner.

Collaborative Thinking: Innovation Has Its Own Personality

Collaborative Thinking

This is an extreme approach to fostering innovation in an otherwise relatively static office environment that was proposed by Robert I. Reorganizing staff can fuel new approaches to engaging everyday problems.

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 !

2008 55

Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft UC (OCS) Presentations and Demos

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Collaborative Thinking: Peter Saint-Andre on Presence

Collaborative Thinking

I have no qualm with SIP at all but remain convinced that SIMPLE is fundamentally flawed, is being used by vendor to advance their own agendas, and should not the one-basket-for-all-eggs direction pursued by the industry when it comes to approaching "presence" in a broader sense.

Collaborative Thinking: Info 2.0: Harnessing the power of Web 2.0 and Enterprise Mashups

Collaborative Thinking

Webcast Notes (I assume that replay information will appear at the site): The Good Need to move way from rigid applications to a more free-flowing approach is correct (synergistic with emergence, user-generated content, architecture of participation and other trends re: Enterprise 2.0) mashup server vision and the Lotus vision to enable mashups and widgets in a variety of their collaborative engines.

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CubeTree Engages Its User Community in Product Development

Portals and KM

Carlin said they also want to be very efficient with their money so they have adopted a lean approach with small teams and many iterations. They work in Ruby on Rails and use continuous integration to quickly detect any issues and avoid having many bugs.

Collaborative Thinking: PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies

Collaborative Thinking

So you end up with some topic areas missing - like anything that is real-time collaboration is missing but some definitions of social software include that topic - also missing are vendors that have e-mail integrated within a team collaboration software suite - and some social tools are missing like those that deliver social bookmark systems or feed syndication platforms.

2007 100

Forrester on Enterprise 2.0 for KM Professionals

Portals and KM

The major areas of focus and conclusions are similar to Forrester TechRadar For Vendor Strategists: Enterprise Web 2.0 - How Product Strategists Should Approach A Maturing Web 2.0 They picked the same 11 technologies studied in the vendor report: blogs, forums, mashups, microblogs, podcasts, prediction markets, RSS, social bookmarks, social networks, widgets, and wikis and offered the same conclusions about the tools.

2008 100

Collaborative Thinking: Social Applications: Leave The Rough Edges Alone

Collaborative Thinking

I dont disagree with that approach, but I think we also need to think beyond the purposeful aspects of social applications. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Designing & Enabling Communities | Main | Enterprise 2.0

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Of course it also has lots of CMS functionality builtin, such as versioning, flexible workflows, locking support, link integrity checking, an AJAX-interface for editing pages (just click any element on the page and edit it in-place) and much more.

2008 58

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

At the beginning of 2007, our customers came looking with a more tool-centric approach, but interestingly most now come looking for a suite of solutions. That might point more towards a tool approach, but perhaps the tool of the future is not one of the categories above but all of them together with a killer strategy to leverage incumbent enterprise data.

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

Collaborative Thinking

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

Collaborative Thinking: IP Democracy: The Futility Of Internet Privacy?

Collaborative Thinking

Some UVA undergrads are taking a look at the exposure of private user data to third-party applications through Facebook's platform API and devising an approach to limiting it. Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere Subscribe to Collaborative Thinking Add me to your TypePad People list Archives May 2010 April 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 More.

Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft Announces FeedSync But Its Strategy Remains Un-Syncd

Collaborative Thinking

But I wish Microsoft would fix some of the more basic gaps and glaring holes in how it is approaching XML feeds and feed syndication in general. Social Sites ), but even that integration does not eliminate the need for enterprise IT organizations to look at what Attensa , KnowNow and NewsGator offer themselves as complete feed syndication platforms.

2007 100

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

Collaborative Thinking

So a good way to look at it would be "these functions are as if my own internal IT team built them" If you take that approach - then you might be very happy to deploy these extensions and improve what Microsoft delivered out of the box. If CodePlex is not your "cup of tea" then you can look for third-party vendors that have integrated their social software tools with SharePoint.

2008 106

BroadBand Mechanics presents People Aggregator

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Leamiche.donnamoderna.com features extensive integration with the rest of donnamoderna.com suite of web properties, apps, services and content. # The Bell site was created with ASP.Net and interfaces to BBMs PeopleAggregator platform (which is php based) via a technique we call widgetization.

Collaborative Thinking: Tagging Beyond Content: Applications & People

Collaborative Thinking

Tag Clouds could be integrated with applications as well, functioning as an alternative navigational technique. In this approach, tagging people becomes a form of social annotation. Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere Subscribe to Collaborative Thinking Add me to your TypePad People list Archives May 2010 April 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 More.

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Collaborative Thinking: Why Is Social Software So Important?

Collaborative Thinking

Adhering to a form-follows-function approach to system design, IT organizations have delivered applications that automate the transactional, informational, and analytic needs of those work functions.

Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"? (Collaborative Thinking)

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Portals represented the best-in-class capability back then to enable contextual collaboration since application and collaboration portlets could be composed into a single, integrated user experience. While there were plenty of technology limitations, it’s important to historically note that today’s siren call to integrate social tools into business apps and processes is not a new idea. Widgets. Collaborative Thinking.

2012 37

Productivity in a Networked Era – Assessing ROII (Return on Investment in Interaction)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Further, it began to receive significant tangible market intelligence as engaged users began to share product integration and compatibility experiences, tips and tricks. . Network returns are asymmetric, so simplistic count-’em-up approaches are no longer viable. Life was simpler when you could measure performance by counting the number of widgets produced, shipped or sold. Jay Cross and I recently co-authored this piece for CLO Magazine.

Virtual Team Collaboration: Share, Send And Publish Large Files Online With Adobe Share - Robin Good's Latest News

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

How Adobe Share Works The Adobe Share approach is very simple and direct. As an example of this, you may want to check one implementation of this API allowing integration between Adobe LiveCycle ES and Adobe Share.)

Community Building: How To Create Your Own Social Media Network With Ning - Robin Good's Latest News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Obviously the degree of success you achieve here will depend upon the popularity of your social network , but nevertheless, with the right niche theme, this could prove to be an integral part of your independent publishing outlet.

2007 58

Collaborative Thinking: Deciphering Social Networks - Thesis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

While a dedicated site can help an enterprise benefit from social networks, there are other credible approaches to facilitate social networking. One example would be a collection of social networking services that are contextually integrated within a variety of applications (reducing or eliminating the need to rely on any single destination) Another example would be a social network service that analyzes and correlates situational information (e.g.,

2008 28

Deciphering Social Networks - Thesis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

While a dedicated site can help an enterprise benefit from social networks, there are other credible approaches to facilitate social networking. One example would be a collection of social networking services that are contextually integrated within a variety of applications (reducing or eliminating the need to rely on any single destination) Another example would be a social network service that analyzes and correlates situational information (e.g.,

Full Circle Associates " Notes from the Seattle Online Community Meetup

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Pleased how they approached and levered online what we do in the offline. Then how do you punctuate that Part is an organic approach. Want to integrate existing content into social network — what we intend to do is relaunch our content on a platform that does a couple of things.

34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

First, these companies can protect and enhance their clients’ brands by delivering highly-tailored social network components that integrate seamlessly into existing websites. While they all provide complete social networking packages, many also support the widgetization of their features so clients can embed social networking functionality in regular pages.

2008 41

The FASTForward Blog " Retrospective on KM and the Impact of Web 2.0: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Much of the attention and effort centred on integrated information systems and specialized information technology that combined enabled the categorization, archiving and easy access to documents and other codified knowledge. They were followed by the evolution and expansion of what has come to be known as Web 2.0 … features, functions and web services enabled by plug-ins, widgets and other easy-to-use digital mechanisms. Retrospective on KM and the Impact of Web 2.0

2008 28