cRaggy 2018: design, feedback & reflections

Learning Alliances

This blog post describes the cRaggy event at the June 2, 2018 Cascadia R Conf , its design, the logic behind its design, feedback from participants and reflections on how such an event might be better in the future. Design to Balance Opposing Factors.

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The Growth of Personal Cloud Storage

Portals and KM

I keep reading about more uses of the cloud and it all makes sense.    Although aspects of the cloud have long been in the consumer world also.  As Brandon Butler writes in Network World, Gartner predicts that 1/3 of consumer data will be stored in the cloud by '16. Social media sites like Facebook are the near-term repositories for cloud-based data storage, but other vendors will have opportunities to grab consumer market share, Gartner predicts.

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Should You Move Your Email To The Cloud?

Portals and KM

This will change everything in workplace IT support from designing workplace information strategies for collaboration, to delivering content experiences to people across channels, to engaging the next-generation workforce to serve customers better. I attended the session, Extending Workplace Strategies To The Age Of Distributed Work - Should You Move Your Email And Collaboration To The Cloud? It was twice as many as evaluating options to move to the cloud.

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Boston E20 Notes: Designing Social Applications

Portals and KM

I attended session - Designing Social Applications " a panel session led by David F. Here is the session description: “Part of becoming a social enterprise is understanding what makes social applications work, both for purposes of selecting commercial applications and for designing their own. One of the key things they recognized early on is the need for a real component model for the delivery of SaaS based apps. I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0

Sonoa ServiceNet Enhances Security, Interoperability, and Performance in Enterprise Cloud Computing

Portals and KM

Sonoa ServiceNet is a network and virtual appliance that supports enterprise cloud computing by enforcing security, interoperability, and performance policies. The use of cloud computing is exploding, in part because of the huge potential cost savings.

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LongJump: Database in the Cloud

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The provided tools let you easily add users, change their access and sharing permissions, define new data models, import data, add or change fields, perform mass update and delete functions, add data policies or workflows, and create custom reports. What if We Replaced iTunes With the Cloud?

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Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? | Blog | design mind

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

business / technology / design Magazine Articles Video Audio Blogs Events Subscribe frog design | about | contact | privacy policy | terms of use Elektroniker Tim Leberecht Digital lifestyle at the intersection of attention, beauty, productivity, and the social web. Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? conference: “Design for the loss of control.” If you design ways out of the system, they might as well serve as ways into the system.

Lessons on the hard job of designing communities in the organization | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Links for this week (weekly) Links for this week (weekly) Lessons on the hard job of designing communities in the organization Jun 14 2011 Share Tweet Summary : If communities have a real value for organizations, there are still few certainties about their positioning and management.

2011 61

Being social at work: which communications model to adopt for the enterprise? | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Network

About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter + sponsored by QuickBase Sponsored post : Access the 7 Tip Series from Intuit QuickBase on using Web-based software Being social at work: which communications model to adopt for the enterprise?

Tapping the Network to Facilitate Innovation « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? The problem is, humans weren’t designed for mechanization. We were designed to create. The Beginnings of a Competency-Model Foundation Social Network Analysis Case Studies (Valdis Krebs) What makes an effective knowledge worker? i think that as new economic models are put into place that support social production, this idea will take off at a larger societal level.

IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This new model of innovation has become an important component of the IBM product and service strategy, as it has generated new solutions that have met quick market success. In this paper we describe this model of innovation and illustrate our experience in four case studies. In the next section we describe the new model for innovation and its evolutionary characteristics. style of user participation to our business model and culture.

2007 28

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

The firstsection presents a model for the human identity based on Jungsquaternity, and argues that our modern psychological and socialproblems stem largely from imbalance between the four elements of ouridentity. The mapping tothe seasons and times of day, and the animal identifications, are fromaboriginal models, such as the Chulash. The model asserts that in order to be whole, we must learn to keepthese four elements of our identity in balance.

2009 35

Sharing our inspiration from the Learning Technologies conference with links to all our liveblogs

Joitske Hulsebosch

70-20-10 is the model for learning in the workplace by Charles Jennings. There were a lot of instructional designers in the group; professionals analyzing learning questions and developing learning programs. From what learning perspective is an online learning initiative designed?

2015 164

Looking Back - Moving Forward

Collaborative Thinking

When the conversation does turn to IT – I’ve been a long-time advocate that design and user experience are critical success factors. Finally, I have come to appreciate that no single deployment model is always correct and that organizations need to have flexible delivery models (e.g,

2010 280

IBM MobileFirst

Michael Sampson - Currents

Late last week IBM announced a sweeping initiative in the mobile space : " IBM today unveiled IBM MobileFirst, the most comprehensive mobile portfolio that combines security, analytics and app development software, with cloud-based services and deep mobile expertise. Using IBM MobileFirst solutions, businesses can now streamline everything from the management of employee mobile devices, to the creation of a new mobile commerce app that will transform their entire business model.

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Notes on “Power BI – What Is It, How it Works, and Why it Matters” (John White)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Some notes: - classic architecture – from source data, extract / transform / load, into a storage alternative, and then ready for design and visualization. In a Microsoft world, ETL is done by SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), storage in SQL Server DB with SQL Server Analysis Services, and design and visualization through Reporting Services (SRSS, on SQL Server), SharePoint (Excel Services, PowerPivot for SharePoint, SSRS SharePoint Mode, and PerformancePoint), or Excel.

2014 117

Consumer No More: How the Web Changes Us

Alchemy of Change

The word “medium&# can mean a “material used by an artist or designer to create a work “, or it can mean “the storage and transmission channels or tools used to store and deliver information or data.&#. But this silver lining also had its cloud.

2011 224

E-Learning 3.0: Conversation with Ben Werdmuller

Jenny Connected

So, according to Ben, there is room for more communities to develop a usable independent web, and human-centred design, based on a deep understanding of people, which meets users where they are and is desirable, feasible and viable.

2018 139

SpringCM Moves Beyond Content Management

Portals and KM

SpringCM Cloud provides an robust enterprise content management platform. The cloud is transforming many software apps. SpringCM is built to take advantage of all of these transformative capabilities within cloud applications.

2011 151

Change Management for Digital Transformation – my Keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

slides 23-24) when looking inside a firm – and using Office 365 as an example – we can see the direct effects (on practices and processes) and indirect effects (on organisation structure, corporate culture, and business model). cloud services like Office 365 provide a mandate for technologists to step up their game and contributions). Last week I presented the opening keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in Auckland, here in New Zealand.

2016 89

Higher Education in 2025

Jenny Connected

Rising costs and decreasing resources have led to institutions seeking new business models in a search for improved efficiency and productivity. designing new business models which focus on students and innovative teaching and learning.

2014 207

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

  He also said the content management tools are currently designed to store content at rest.  There is IBM Docs that allows for collaborative editing in the cloud or on premise. Social is the new business model.

2012 188

Forrester: Mobile Apps Will Change the IT Market and Drive Software Innovation

Portals and KM

This second wave of innovation will leverage cloud-based services. Second, task-oriented experience will drive modular design. Third, the consumerization of IT will promote a freemium model. Fourth, a range of different revenue models will emerge. With the advent of the Freemium sales model and taking a percentage of the transaction, they predict that that the two worlds will become one.

2011 141

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

Portals and KM

They are also offering flexible deployment models: With this release, customers will have a choice of deployment models. WebEx Social is available as an on-premise (WebEx Social Server) offering, partner-hosted (through Logicalis, ACS and Alphawest) and a Cisco-hosted cloud-based solution.  WebEx Social is designed to support this transformation in how enterprises operate. The tools can used on premise or hosted through partners, or the Cisco hosted cloud.

2012 136

Comparing Google Web Search and the Darwin Awareness Engine™

Portals and KM

The Darwin Awareness Engine uses the concept of attractors (based on Edward Lornez ’s attractor concept – see math model in illustration w via Wikipedai) to let the content order itself through correlations of related    themes that emerge.

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Global Mobile Awards

Nancy White

The system harnesses the potential of today’s 3 major enterprise IT trends – cloud, mobile apps and social– and is perfect for just-in-time training, reinforcement, surveys and updates while helping organizations to leverage mobility by making workers better prepared, informed and empowered.

2012 182

YouTube Attempts to Increase Time on Site Through Discovery

Portals and KM

To increase time spent on YouTube Hunter Walk leads a team of about a dozen engineers, designers and project managers who are fine-tuning YouTube to users what they want, even when users aren’t quite sure what they really want. Instead of offering content in a list format based on your prior behavior or others similar to you, it offers a set of topics arranged in a Scan Cloud ™  that correlate with the original search term or, as we say attractor.

Rising Above the Over Quantification of Content

Portals and KM

Darwin is designed to give the user a greater opportunity to make these decisions. statistical models in meteorology, as most atmospheric phenomena involved in weather forecasting are non-linear.

2010 169

News Updates -- Lotusphere 2009 Special (January 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

LotusLive is built using open Web-based standards and an open business model allowing it to easily integrate with third party applications. Today Lotus previewed several examples of "Click to Cloud" -- the ability to seamlessly link on-premise solutions with LotusLive services. Click to Cloud" will help customers extend the value of their existing investments by making it easy to bridge solutions inside the firewall to the cloud. Domino Designer 8.5,

2009 89

Microsoft Social Computing Overview

Collaborative Thinking

Microsoft design point is to co-mingle structured collaboration tools alongside social computing tools - it's unrealistic to think of social computing disconnected from collaborations strategies. Personal tag cloud - when clicked will find people and artifacts. MyNetwork is a running newsfeed - stream, river of news model - activity stream comes close to social messaging (Twitter) but not sure I would go that far - seems more "FriendFeed" like.

Notes on INV101 Strategy in Action: Messaging and Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

shipped Notes/Domino 8.5.3 - improvements in mail, calendar, designer, and Traveler. Has a new pricing and licensing model. true hybrid architecture, for having some people served onsite vs. some in the cloud. -. Ed Brill, Director, Product Line Management at IBM Collaboration Solutions (Notes and Domino, IBM Docs, SmartCloud Notes, and more), is presenting the messaging and collaboration strategy session.

Notes From Cisco WebEx Connect Session

Collaborative Thinking

Cisco Collaboration Architecture: higher level of services (presence, messaging), designed for other people to extend (mashups), designed for enterprise environment (policy management). Customize team spaces for business processes (can be customized by business partners so a business model here), development platform and open APIs, add collaboration to a process, create simple mashups.

Webex 100

KM World Session Notes: KM for the Future

Portals and KM

We have moved from top down databases to more diffuse knowledge sharing through social tools and search and the cloud. Patrick said that Dave seems to imply the KM is staking claims in other areas such as HR, IT and organizational design. Value networks priced the need flexibility to come beyond the tangible to model role based collaboration.    Patrick said we are moving beyond metrics to modeling.

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Notes from the Opening General Session at IBM Connect 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

Releasing a new adoption model - with top 10 strategies. Cloud first release. - new adoption services - (a) social business adoption model, (b) social business adoption exhibition, and (c) customer council & adoption strategies. responsive design, that optimizes web experience on desktops and tablets. In Orlando at the Walt Disney World Dolphin, IBM is kicking off the Opening General Session for IBM Connect. Some notes : - The opening band is They Might Be Giants.

2013 141

News Updates (February 22, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

With work underway to support other IBM ECM systems such as IBM Content Manager and Lotus Connections Files next month, SnappFiles is designed to be a single point of entry into corporate document management systems. NetworkWorld looks at what's next for Microsoft Active Directory (eg, extending Active Directory to the cloud), as well as looking back over the past 10 years. NGAD also is a reshaping of the programming model for Active Directory. NewsGator for iPhone and iPad.

2010 109

CleverWorkarounds » The facets of collaboration Part 2–Enter the matrix!

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Finally I outlined a simple mental model that I developed that I have found to be quite a useful method to look at collaboration more holistically and help with the user engagement and information architecture aspects of SharePoint governance. Mental models are a little like that too.

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News Updates (October 5, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Big Blue is announcing the general availability of LotusLive iNotes, a cloud email, calendar and contact management service, for $36 a year per user. At that price—for the Focus model—a user gets a basic HD camera. IBM vs Google Apps.

2009 148

Wikia Open Sources Social Networking - Focused Networking Now Open to All - ReadWriteWeb

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

ArmchairGM in particular has been a big social networking innovator in the Wiki market and was acquired to help drive the design of the whole Wikia ecosystem. We wrote earlier this week that the big social news aggregator model (Digg, Yahoo!

My KM World 2010 and Enterprise Search Summit 2010 Notes: Peter Morville on Making Maps for Knowledge Discovery

Portals and KM

He identifies design principles that apply across the categories of web, ecommerce, enterprise, desktop, mobile, social, and real time. We need to design for incremental progress, as well as immediate response and predictability. They are moving from a federated search model to an integrated search. As an aside, the Darwin Awareness Engine™ Scan Cloud™ sets up a dynamically created facet field to browse or explore.

2010 130

Social Media and Search: Where We Are Now and Where We Could Be

Green Chameleon

They've focused on drawing traffic, building a brand, and looking for a business model. The cloud navigation feature started with "most popular” lists. Enter tag clouds. Technorati provides a tag cloud that is dynamic and changes constantly while you're sitting on a page (while it's interesting to see this, I don't know if the value outweighs the distraction it creates). Search has not been at the forefront for many social media sites.

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Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

Side Bar 9 – Social Technologies finding mainstream application We mostly think of social software being designed specifically to bring people together for social interactions. and we are likely to see more of this as cloud technologies mature.

2014 130

Conference networking at Online Information 2008: report and lessons learned

Platform Neutral

As delegates entered this information as part of their profiles, this gathered two ‘tag clouds’ which reflected the interests of the attendees and gave them a natural route to finding eachother.

2008 116

Thinking about the Big Shift and the Social Enterprise – confused of calcutta

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The concept of the Social Enterprise is underpinned by the cloud: a public digital infrastructure based on open standards, scalable and elastic. The construct of the Social Enterprise is institutional innovation: innovation in engagement, in sales, in marketing, in service, in product engineering and design. Institutionally and structurally designed for continuous innovation and adaptation. For example [link] … We think intelligence can be brought to the cloud.

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