Confluence 3.0 Released by Atlassian

Portals and KM

Prior to the release I spoke with Bill Arconati, Confluence Product Marketing Manager. I got a good background on the evolution of Altassian as well as preview of Confluence 3.0. As a disclosure, one of my business partners, Helix Commerce, is a Canadian reseller of Confluence but I have no direct Atlassian connection. Atlassian was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Sydney Australia. In 2004 their wiki product, Confluence, was released.

Collaborative Thinking: Integrating SharePoint And Confluence

Collaborative Thinking

While Confluence is popular, customers should be able to integrate other blog and wiki vendors as well(e.g., SharePoint Connector for Confluence - How We Did It A few months ago, we and Atlassian announced their SharePoint Connector for Confluence, which impressed both customers and analysts.

Connected - IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Connected Search Archives IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English Edit: I used to be the IBM Lotus Connections Technical Evangelist. I’m part of IBM Lotus Technical Sales, and it is my job to help folks understand what Lotus Connections is and how to use it well.

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IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Connected Search Archives IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English Edit: I used to be the IBM Lotus Connections Technical Evangelist. I’m part of IBM Lotus Technical Sales, and it is my job to help folks understand what Lotus Connections is and how to use it well.

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More Follow-up to Our Enterprise 2.0 Conference Panel on Twitter and Business Panel

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Patti added benefits to using within the enterprise: situational awareness, crowd sourcing: tweeting questions and getting answers from friends but also friends of friends (via the Retweet mechanism), developing and maintaining relationships. Jenny noted that Twitter’s influence pervaded the Expo floor with micro-blogging/social messaging functionality being demoed at booths from Lotus Connections through the latest release of Atlassian’s Confluence Wiki to Thoughtfarmer.

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

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Collaboration tools and social features Common features, but are not limited to, include: forums, wikis, blogs, media, rss, aggregation homepages, presence, instant messaging, and ability to connect to identity systems such as LDAP/Active Directory. 3) Lotus connections!

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

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HayStack “Haystack gives businesses the ability to build social networking capabilities into their websites, encouraging customers and sales reps to create more personal connections. Haystack can also be used to help individuals within organizations connect with each other.&#

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Collaboration vs sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Another aspect are human connections between teams - are people moved between groups or are those silo walls impenetrable? Engineers without Fears Sunday, October 14, 2007 Collaboration vs sharing James Robertson talks about collaboration tools as anti-knowledge sharing. If I understand JR correctly, his point is that collaboration tools are great for specific teams.

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Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Agree with this - and not only the fragmentation of information but the fragmentation of activities, relationships, etc. Rather than trying to restrict usage, the approach is one of "gardening", helping to guide usage , connect the dots and identify best practices. Engineers without Fears Tuesday, September 11, 2007 Collaboration tools James Robertson has been thinking about collaboration tools. Which is interesting because I have as well.

Are we really collaborating? :: Blog :: Headshift

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Headshift London | New York | Paris | Sydney | Zurich about projects blog themes Search Investigating the relationship between communication, coordination, cooperation and collaboration. By recognising the nature of the interactions, we can betterunderstand the restrictions of, and relationship between, theassociated behaviours.

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Getting started with enterprise social networking :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Staying in touch with the activities of people who you work with on projects need not be difficult, and this kind of ambient awareness can produce real benefits in terms of time saving and potentially useful serendipitous connections. Social networking for key client relationships.

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Enterprise 2.0 = Emergence Software | innovation Creators

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It is called “ Emergence: the connected lives of ants, brains, cities and software “ As an economist, it appealed to me right away. tools such as teqlo , iUpload , Blogtronix , SocialText , Mobilize , BEA’s Project Builder , Microsoft’s Excel Services, Atlassian and Itensil can all be used by knowledge workers to build various kinds of enterprise class solutions.