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A new initiative supporting communities to develop digital assets

Social Reporter

There’s often a big gap between those working in innovative ways in communities to develop our physical assets of land and buildings, and those with the tech skills to use public data and online systems to develop local digital assets. In the first instance Our Digital Community is inviting expressions of interest from people who would like to join a peer network about developing digital assets and enterprises to deliver social impact.

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Realising the knowledge assets of research for the rest of us – how about a set of recipe cards?

Social Reporter

I’DGO examines what Inclusive Design for Getting Outdoors means for older people, and Smart2 has created a personalised self-management system – “an integrated system for use in the person’s own home, consisting of a touchscreen ‘home hub’ and a mobile device.”

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WebDAM and Box Collaborate to Streamline Digital Asset Management and File Sharing

Portals and KM

WebDAM Solutions , the cloud-based digital asset management (DAM) provider, recently announced a technology collaboration with Box, the content-sharing platform , to provide streamlined digital asset management features to Box users.   Ron said that Box has adopted a great strategy of integrating with best of breed complementary apps. They paired up with WebDAM to establish a two-way integration capability.

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Equilibrium MediaRich Digital Asset Management for SharePoint and Other Platforms

Portals and KM

MediaRich Visualizer also helps integrate the use of Macintosh computers in a SharePoint environment. It provides batch uploading of assets, including the ability to upload complete folders while preserving their directory structure from both Windows and Macintosh.

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Oracle Buys Intellectual Property Assets of Tacit Software

Collaborative Thinking

I would imagine that ultimately - the assets will find their way into products other than Beehive - namely WebCenter (given its focus on Enterprise 2.0). Today Oracle announced that it has acquired the intellectual property assets of Tacit Software. Oracle plans to integrate Tacit Software into Oracle Beehive, a secure, integrated, standards-based enterprise collaboration platform. Oracle Buys Intellectual Property Assets of Tacit Software

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Share2010 Session: Rodney Durrant from John Holland Group on "How You Can Transform SharePoint into a Strategic Asset"

Michael Sampson - Currents

Rodney Durrant from John Holland Group talked about "How You Can Transform SharePoint into a Strategic Asset: What Every Top Manager Needs to Know About Extracting Maximum Business Value from SharePoint." Three key aspects - Reporting, Integration, and Processes. Rodney is based in Brisbane, and is the Commercial Manager at John Holland, which is a change management and enablement role. Key points: Rodney doesn't like PowerPoint, so will be telling a range of stories.

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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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Hyperfish – Beyond Active Directory

Michael Sampson - Currents

The new Integration Framework extends the original idea of Hyperfish from Active Directory only to other structured data sources: The Hyperfish Integration Framework enables Hyperfish customers and partners to extend the service to non-directory systems such as HRIS and other structured data sources.

2017 142

Three Ways Human Networks Can Help Drive Change

Partnering Resources

An analysis of the informal system showed what no one knew: New members were having difficulty integrating into the community. The new members quickly integrated into the organization with the help of their mentors.

2014 236

Hyperfish – Thoughts on Collecting Expertise

Michael Sampson - Currents

The two similar items – asset registration and personal information – extend Hyperfish’s current approach of asking for information that has a demonstrably correct value.

2017 116

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. That may change in the future, but today the integration is non-functional.

2017 116

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

Online Community Strategy

The ability and assets to participate in a shared marketplace, task or activity via common platforms. The ability, motivation and assets to work towards a common purpose over time. Sonoma Sunrise in honor of the dawn of 2016. Honestly, I wasn’t going to do this.

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10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

Last week I had the pleasure of providing my final virtual webinar for the first of the UN’s KM Online blended learning programme. Geoff Parcell and I have taken turns over the past 6 weeks.

The Rise of the Networked Gig Economy

Portals and KM

Louis PBS affiliate as they explored ways to integrate social media with traditional broadcast TV. But unlike Karl Marx, Handy was talking about the machines but the intellectual assets within people’s minds that provides them flexibility to move from company to company or become free agents. Corresponding to this change is the rise of the percentage of enterprise wealth driven from intangible assets.

2012 139

IBM Rational Offers Collaboration and Innovation within Software Development

Portals and KM

Now Rational enables the integration of both people and tools across the entire lifecycle. Gina noted that this integration helps break down barriers because conversations are held within the common tool set.

2011 158

My App Gap Posts for April 2009

Portals and KM

Equilibrium MediaRich Fills the App Gap for Digital Asset Management. Central Desktop adds MS Outlook Integration to its SaaS Social Technology Platform. Here are my App Gap posts for April. In addition to the Fast Forward blog (see side bar for links), I am writing in another Corante blog, the App Gap, sponsored by QuickBase, The posts began toward the end of January 2008. In this case, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in.

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Can We Extend Email Rather than Replace It? Jacob Morgan Asking

Michael Sampson - Currents

I understand the attractiveness of building out new tools and platforms, however I think we may be under-utilizing assets that we already have and those are a broadly adopted, intuitive, and widely understood platform to share information (email). Mainsoft has built an integration for Notes and Outlook to SharePoint and Google, to enable this kind of interaction.

2011 114

Update on Attensa: Supporting Organizational Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

Channels can be streamed to users via desktop, mobile and other integrated applications providing them with a flexible information dashboard spanning systems and sources across the enterprise.

KM World 2014: Some Useful Sessions: Wednesday, Nov 5

Portals and KM

Knowledge-driven products are everywhere, and success rides on a mix of business acumen and knowledge-integration skills—an ability to see a market possibility and to drive knowledge into product. on regulation, market patterns); integrating with customer workflow; decision making processes; and helping customers improve their social capital, assets and attractiveness. KM World 2014 will be held in Washington DC at the Grand Hyatt from November 4 to 7. It is great event.

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Yammer Case Study: Engaging Staff from the Ground Up (Rebecca Jackson, Melbourne Water) #intranets2012 @_rebeccajackson

Michael Sampson - Currents

billion in assets. It doesn't integrate easily with other systems. After the morning tea break at Intranets 2012, Rebecca Jackson from Melbourne Water is talking about social media, communications, and Yammer. Yammer started as a rogue platform three years ago, and is now part of the corporate tool set. Rebecca is using Prezi for her presentation - it's very creative / visual / different. Key points: - Melbourne Water - 850 employees, 2000 people including contractors.

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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. ". The integrated BlackBerry Messenger is a key strength. Late last week, Microsoft and Nokia announced a "broad strategic partnership to build a new global mobile ecosystem".

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

Social Reporter

Why should politicians and officials engage in a system that may not integrate with the ones they already have in-house? Map existing assets and networks, and concentrate on community building. Second, take an asset-based approach nationally.

2013 192

How helpful is journalism for People Powered Change? Further thoughts.

Social Reporter

It will provide every sort of social media tool, and both stands on its own as a system and integrates with external sources. The promotion of asset-based community developmen t as the basis for their philosophy is very welcome.

2011 188

Krawler[x] home

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Integrated with iPhone and Mobile apps. end-to-end Collaborative CRM on demand with integration to email, calendar, contacts and your mobile. Krawler LMS is a fully integrated campus and learning management system for higher-education institution and schools. Try Now Krawler Accounting Complete Small medium collaborative and integrated business accounting on demand on web 2.0. Integrated and interfaced to accounting and HR.

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Notes on INV101 Strategy in Action: Messaging and Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

Example: ABB using an XPages application for risk based inspection - for capturing asset-based knowledge. Customer story: Petrobras - an integrated energy company from Brazil, but with operations in almost every country in the world. -. iNotes Social Edition - theme updates, calendar and meeting notices, integration with Connection Files and IBM Docs, and more. -. Increased integration across IBM portfolio. -.

Spigit Provides ICON as a Free Crowdsourcing Platform

Portals and KM

For example, in 1982 38% of the market value of S&P companies was within their intangible assets, the ideas of their people. They have also announced a Yammer integration.

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Share2010 Session: Erica Toelle from InfoShare on "Don't Reinvent the Wheel: An Overview of People Change Management Research as Applied to SharePoint Maturity Model"

Michael Sampson - Currents

asset libraries, retention schedules, taxonomy, etc.), Office integration, advanced governance), and stage 4 (applications - LOB data integration, custom development, business intelligence). Erica Toelle from InfoShare in Seattle WA talked about people change management research as applied to SharePoint maturity. Erica has been working with SharePoint since 2004, with a major emphasis on enterprise content management.

2010 117

IBM Picks Up Kenexa To Enhance Social Business Initiatives

Portals and KM

The company will be integrated into IBM's Software and Services Groups. This is consistent with the rise of intangible assets as a major portion of wealth within corporations. has acquired Kenexa in a cash transaction for around $1.3 billion. I know about a bit about Kenexa as they acquired OutStart , a company that provides learning, mobile, and social media services. I helped Outstart with their blog for about a year prior to the Kenexa acquisition in January of this year.

The Divine Right of Capital: Waking Up

Alchemy of Change

Respect for the right to attain wealth is integral to the American psyche. Phrases like “employees are our greatest assets&# also play into the same old feudal mindset of stockholders owning employees, just as lords once owned serfs.

2011 163

Opening Keynote at the SharePoint Conference in Auckland

Michael Sampson - Currents

SharePoint, Integration, and Knowledge. Our assets are our people. - … Beca uses SharePoint to hold structured data / knowledge. CJ showed the integration done between Nintex and DocuSign: - Chris has another session tomorrow at the conference.

2014 146

Boston E 20 Notes: Interview with Cisco’s Raj Gossain

Portals and KM

 With this release of WebEx Social, Cisco is introducing the following capabilities: Cisco now provides integration with WebEx Social and Microsoft Office that enables workers using Word, PowerPoint or Excel to jointly edit and post updated documents, presentations and spreadsheets back to WebEx Social. With enhanced e-mail integration, workers can stay in e-mail clients such as Microsoft Outlook while also creating and posting updates to WebEx Social.

2012 136

Understanding Cisco's Collaboration Strategy (Part 2)

Collaborative Thinking

Collaboration Services: In the middle layer, Cisco’s assets related to presence, location, unified communications, collaboration, and content management are situated at this tier of Cisco’s model. Extend Current”: Upgrades To Existing Assets. Cisco TelePresence WebEx Engage: One-button start of a combined and integrated Telepresence and WebEx meeting (improved user experience, productivity). Integration with Cisco Unified Communications and WebEx Meeting Manager.

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eXo Announces Plans for eXo Release 4.0 and Codenvy

Portals and KM

Advanced document management capabilities are available such as versioning, metadata, advanced search and digital asset management. There is strong mobility support with native iPhone, iPad, and Android apps integrate easily and securely with your eXo instance.

2013 151

Netflix’s Tricky Dance with Facebook

Alchemy of Change

Netflix is going to get more social, with deeper integration with Facebook – and it’s going to be a tricky dance. Luckily for Netflix, it has a huge asset in its mastery of all things movie. Thanks to Liz Gannes at NetworkEffect for her “ Netflix Gets Social: “Extensive” Facebook Integration Is Coming &# piece, highlighting Netflix’s plans as outlined in this recent letter to shareholders.

Jive Engage Platform: Collaboration Inside and Outside of the Enterprise

Michael Sampson - Currents

The bi-directional integration between Jive and SharePoint looks clean. From within SharePoint, users can access documents and assets stored in Jive. This morning I spent a few hours trawling around the Jive Software web site , getting an update on current thinking and approaches coming out of Jive. It was good to see evidence of progress since my last review a few months ago.

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Enterprise Twitter: Not Dismissive, Just Realistic

Collaborative Thinking

In turn, ESME and like tools will need to integrate (in some instances), and interoperate (in almost all cases), with UC platforms. I suggest you look at the recent IETF proposal sponsored by Cisco and IBM regarding intranet federation for IM and presence systems - that might be food for thought on integration and interoperability/federation even though these tools are not centric to SIP/SIMPLE.

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The End of Central Governments?

How to Save the World

All factions seem to have lost faith in the value and integrity of government. The paper assets of billionaires then lose most of their value, and their hard assets become unmovable (physically or financially), beyond the immediate communities in which they sit.

2014 94

The Problem With Systems

How to Save the World

And while we see them as integral, as parts comprising a “whole”, they are so only in our minds, not in any “real” sense of being self-managing, autonomous or complete. Organizations are not “made up” of a defined set of people, processes, assets and technologies.

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

Prudential is 137 years old, has $1 trillion in assets under management. 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. 50000 employees, in 35 countries. 22000 employees are in the United States. Been a long time IBM customers.

2013 132

Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips

Portals and KM

For this international, integrated energy company with thousands of job sites (often quite remote) spread across 30 countries, the challenge of sharing knowledge was very real — and the potential payoff was large. They are now going to reorganize and the solid state of their knowledge assets will help with this effort.  Last week I attended Forrester's Content & Collaboration Forum 2011.

iTKO Expands the Agility of Enterprise 2.0 Application Development with New Service Virtualization and SOA Governance Offerings

Portals and KM

With LISA, they have integrated governance vendors’ policies to launch their testing and validation services, so the policies can guide automated testing procedures. I have written about iTKO before See - iTKO LISA - Software Validation and Testing at the Speed of Enterprise 2.0.

In The Next Version - It’s Like Facebook For Work. Wait It Is Facebook For Work

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The lack of understanding of how social network could benefit businesses lead to my introducing of the theme of Purposeful Collaboration , where social features were integrated directly into the business tools people use to get their jobs done. In The Next Version.

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