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My New Role with AppFusions

Portals and KM

AppFusions provides application connectors for a variety of vendors such as Atlassian , IBM , Jive , iRise , Box , GoogleDocs , Dropbox , UserVoice , Contegix , and more. Establishing modular system architectures in the Enterprise – from the same vendor or many vendors – from engineering to QA to marketing and the executive office – integrated systems provide greater flexibility, while also allowing an organization to pick and choose the best-of-breed systems for its purposes.

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

Portals and KM

A growing number of vendors are seeking to address a new architecture that posits social and collaboration services as a "layer" that can be applied to diverse workstreams within the enterprise.   He showed a large map of vendors based on a subway map. He showed an IT architecture with social in the mix like other capabilities such as ERP, CRM, etc. Social as a layer in the enterprise: It should be a service, not a place in an architecture.

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

Collaborative Thinking

Interesting comment below regarding a little debate between Sam Lawrence of Jive Software and Lawrence Liu of Microsoft regarding the recent SharePoint conference. That said, overall, what is implemented is pretty marginal compared to specialized vendors in the market. 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. If you have some concerns over these vendors (e.g.,

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Below you’ll find a list of over 100 vendors (and more in the comments) of vendors that offer commodity community software. In 2008, I published a vendor product catalog that has details of over 50 of the vendors, beyond these listed descriptions.

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SocialText Putting A Little Social Into.Enterprise Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

reply Chris Yeh - April 17th, 2008 at 7:08 am PDT Sam (Lawrence) must still be sleeping–otherwise, I’m sure he would have pointed out that Jive Software’s latest ClearSpace release already includes a personalized dashboard and social networking. Collaboration vendors? 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.