Atlassian Confluence 4.0 is Coming

Michael Sampson - Currents

Atlassian announced some of the upcoming features in the next version of Confluence , its enterprise wiki and collaboration tool. Collaboration SoftwareNew capabilities include: - a new and simpler Wiki editor, including better macro capabilities. auto-formatting of wiki markup, to speed writing and editing. - @mentions (like in Twitter and Yammer), for pinging colleagues and inviting them into a conversation. better page comparison functionality.

Atlassian Adds Team Calendars to Confluence

Michael Sampson - Currents

Atlassian announced the addition of team calendars to Confluence , its enterprise wiki software: " Atlassian has introduced Team Calendars, a new add-on to Atlassian Confluence that helps product and project teams stay in sync. Collaboration Software Meeting Scheduling

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.

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. In 2004 their wiki product, Confluence, was released. Confluence comes in both on-premise and hosted versions. With Confluence 3.0

Puddle Jumping @ the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education Conference

Full Circle Associates

collaboration complexity #CNIE2014 confluences Pattern_Language Well, it is on the schedule for tomorrow morning, so I had better be ready for my keynote at the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education Conference.

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Defining Collaboration - 5. Collaboration Scenarios as a Way of Classifying Collaboration Technology

Michael Sampson - Currents

This is the fifth post in a series about defining collaboration. Previously: - Post 1 looked at the three P's of collaboration (potential, process, and practice). What's a Collaboration Scenario. A List of Collaboration Scenarios. How to Use Collaboration Scenarios.

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Being Collaborative - How Can We Tell?

Michael Sampson - Currents

In my Making Collaboration Work monthly newsletter for June, I wrote about three possible ways of seeing whether collaboration was taking place. Being Collaborative - How Can We Tell? How do we know if a group or team is being collaborative (or even an organization for that matter)? Are there objective attributes we could look for that would define collaborativeness? A third potential answer is the presence of well-formed collaborative interaction routines.

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Collaborative Thinking: Google FeedServer

Collaborative Thinking

Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0

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Clay Shirky on Institutions vs. Collaboration – Business 2.0

Elsua

They will need custom built social platforms, or products such as Confluence, Jive, Socialtext and Lotus Connections. " And that ambiguous title of "Institutions vs. Collaboration"? Tags: Collaboration Communities Conference Events Enterprise2.0

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Green Chameleon » How to Use Enterprise Wikis - Patterns and Anti-Patterns

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about How to Use Enterprise Wikis - Patterns and Anti-Patterns Atlassian is a company that sells an enterprise wiki called Confluence. There are also “people&# patterns and anti-patterns, such as wiki-gnomes (pattern) and wiki-trolls (anti-pattern) – all in all a wonderful resource for anyone considering setting up internal wikis to foster greater collaboration.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Why Is Social Software So Important? Content, collaboration and innovation as key factors. Inefficient ad-hoc collaboration, expertise location, etc.

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Online Collaboration Tools by Robin Good | ZEEF

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Online Collaboration Tools. Software tools, web apps and services for online collaboration. Collaboration Spaces. Collaborative Meeting Schedulers. Collaborative Writing. Team Messaging & Collaboration. Collaborative Visual Reviewing. Atlassian Confluence. collaboration tools web2.0 ZEEF works best with a modern browser. Browse Happy. Upgrade your browser today!

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Rise of Micro-messaging in Enterprise Collaboration Platforms

Portals and KM

It seems like all the enterprise collaboration platforms are adding more features to become a suite. CubeTree Releases Innovative Enterprise Collaboration Platform. Atlassian Announces Confluence 3.0. Th emor eI talk to the more they are developing a similar comprehensive suite. This is not a bad thing, It validates the market an these features. One of the key elements is the addition of micro-blogging or micro-messaging.

Collaborative Thinking: Facebook on "60 Minutes"

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Integrating SharePoint And Confluence | Main | Will It Take A Youthquake To Re-Tool The Enterprise?

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My Reviews of the Collaboration Platforms on the Recent Forrester Wave™

Portals and KM

The Q3 2009 Forrester Wave™: Collaboration Platforms by Rob Koplowitz is out. Atlassian Announces Confluence 3.0. Collaboration Platform. Collaborative Platform and Jive’s Enterprise Predictions for 200 8. MindTouch 2009 Provides Enhanced Development Platform for Rich Collaborative Applications. and Novell Teaming 2 Brings a Richer Collaboration Feature Set.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0 Day: Peripheral Vision: Detecting the Weak Signals That Will Make or Break Your Company Collaborative Thinking Powered by TypePad

More collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Engineers without Fears Saturday, September 15, 2007 More collaboration James Dellow takes up the conversation about collaboration. James D makes the point that collaboration happens within organisations & that people will use any tools that come to hand. This leads me into another observation, that it looks like this process assumes that the collaborative technologies are in place and working but they are just not integrated in a content sense.

Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Engineers without Fears Tuesday, September 11, 2007 Collaboration tools James Robertson has been thinking about collaboration tools. As ever, James is practical & clear in his thinking and suggests a 5 phase model (0-4) for organisations thinking about collaboration. So here are the phases and my responses to them: Phase 0: Fragmentation As the usage of collaboration tools grows in an unmanaged and unconsidered way, so does the "fragmentation" of information.

Surveying the collaboration battleground

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Events Home Print Surveying the collaboration battleground 07.07.10 Matthew Moore and Keith De La Rue set out on a mission to determine whats really happening in the market for collaborative software in Australia. Collaboration is fundamentally about human beings.

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Stowe Boyd, The collaborative tool manifestation of teams is.

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The collaborative tool manifestation of teams is the creation of work contexts to which people are invited, and as a consequence of being a member of the group they gain certain capabilities, like seeing documents, or creating and pushing tasks (‘assigning tasks’) to others.

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

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Building A Robust Feed Syndication Platform | Main | Blogging Shoulder To Shoulder » March 15, 2008 Of bread, butter, cheese, and mousetraps. Socialtext , NewsGator and Atlassian ( Confluence wiki ) are examples. Day: Peripheral Vision: Detecting the Weak Signals That Will Make or Break Your Company Collaborative Thinking Powered by TypePad

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Key Differences Between Social and Collaborative Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Blog About Contact 21 Days of Wiki Adoption Apple Atlassian better meetings Business Collaboration Collaborative Technology collective action Community Confluence Course Using Wiki Creativity Design & Branding Digital Democracy Digital Learning Enterprise 2.0

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Business Productivity 37Signals.com - Maker of collaboration tools including Basecamp Basecamp reviews (others listed below). BlueTie.com - Online collaboration directed towards small and medium sized businesses. Confluence - An enterprise-class wiki with features such as PDF exporting. CrossLoop.com - Allows two computers to connect securely to share their desktops for collaborative work and transfer of files. Zimbra.com - Email service with collaboration tools.

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: What Ill Be Looking For

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Will It Take A Youthquake To Re-Tool The Enterprise? vendors become part of a broader Connections platform environment - wouldnt it be great to have Moveable Type of WordPress as blogging options - or to have Confluence or Socialtext as wiki options - or to have Attensa, KnowNow or NewsGator as feed syndication platform options?

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Anecdote: Collaboration consulting—fostering a collaboration culture

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Filed in Collaboration. Have you invested in the latest and greatest in collaboration technology but still feel people are still not collaborating? I think its a big problem because this narrow view of collaboration starts to get the concept a bad name: "yeh, we did collaboration but no one used it." We cant afford to loose faith in collaboration because the external environment is moving in a direction that mandates we collaborate.

New Publication: Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts

Making CommunitySense

of the 10th Prato CIRN Conference “Nexus, Confluence, and Difference: Community Archives meets Community Informatics”, Prato, Italy, Oct 28-30 2013. We outline a practical social innovation sensemaking method based on a combination of a social innovation collaboration network model and process model. Just published: A. de Moor and R. van den Assem (2013), Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts. In Proc.

Collaboration vs sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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. As both Michael & James note, most of the material in these collaboration spaces is not actually relevant to other groups - i.e. the fact that it is not shared is not an issue. Tags: collaboration

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My App Gap Posts for June 2012

Portals and KM

AppFusions Speeds Software Development Through Integration of iRise® Visualization with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence. Building a Unified Communications and Collaboration Roadmap - Boston E20 Notes. The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.    Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for June. There will be more in July. Convo – The Evolution of Social Business Video.

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My Fear for SAP #StreamWork: Too Special Purpose #12sprints

Michael Sampson - Currents

SAP recently shifted 12sprints (which I reviewed in February ), its collaborative decision-making service, out of beta and into production. People also have general purpose collaborative working tools available.

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In The Next Version - Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking. Enterprise Collaboration SAP StreamWork For Collab Why Startups Win Over The The Renewed Focus On Gett What’s Next For Soc 3 Things I Find Wrong Wit A Look Back At 2011 In So Predictions For 2012 From Podio’s Integration Will SalesForce.com&. Enterprise Collaboration Enterprise Collaboration Enterprise Collaboration Enterprise Collaboration Enterprise Collaboration.

Effective Collaboration: Chaos in Collaboration: Integrating Collaboration Tools (Part 4 of 5)

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Michael Sampson Improving the Performance of Distributed Teams Navigation Home Resources Library Currents (the blog) Seamless Teamwork Our Approach About Michael Sampson Contact Us « Chaos in Collaboration: The Changing Locus of Collaboration (Part 3 of 5) | Main | Open Text Embraces Enterprise 2.0: Post-Publication Collaboration » Chaos in Collaboration: Integrating Collaboration Tools (Part 4 of 5) This is Part 4 of the Chaos in Collaboration series.

infoarch: Crafting Collaboration with Stigmergy

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

infoarch About my experiencesas an information architect Tuesday, October 14, 2008 Crafting Collaboration with Stigmergy Its been a while since I bumped into a PhD thesis on mass collaboration. The thesis was written by Mark Elliott and is titled "Stigmergic Collaboration.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Requirements Here’s a list of companies that provide collaboration platforms with turn-key social features for ‘instant’ community. Our tools help your business organize and share information efficiently, communicate with others and collaborate on projects.&#

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Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Engineers without Fears Tuesday, April 15, 2008 collaboration tools: stags Ive been thinking about different collaboration tools for various groups recently and I was pondering on some of the different factors you need to consider and I came up with this (click to enlarge) : Lets take each of these in turn: Size - One thing to consider are the numbers of people who will be collaborating. There will probably be less collaborative work and more discussion / show n tell.

Rebooting the iMac. Some Items to Share

Michael Sampson - Currents

here's some of those: Thinking about Collaboration Inside. Sheila from Cisco talks about the Cisco approach to collaboration , as expressed in Cisco Quad. Atlassian updated Confluence, its enterprise wiki , with enhanced editing and navigation support. Peter looks at the challenges of migrating from one collaboration system to another , in this case away from Lotus Notes. Tags: Collaboration Philosophy Industry Updates Miscellaneous User Adoption

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Are we really collaborating? :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Headshift London | New York | Paris | Sydney | Zurich about projects blog themes Search Investigating the relationship between communication, coordination, cooperation and collaboration. Are we really collaborating? Collaboration is being used pretty loosely these days andoften in the same breath as enterprise 2.0. Whilst the above Cs tend towards controlling and centralisingefforts, collaboration is about creation and is the driver ofinnovation.

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Cisco on Collaboration: Know Your Enthusiasts & Laggards | Future Changes

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Home About Contact 21 Days of Wiki Adoption Apple Atlassian better meetings Business Collaboration Collaborative Technology collective action Community Confluence Course Using Wiki Creativity Design & Branding Digital Democracy Digital Learning Enterprise 2.0 Why Businesses Don’t Collaborate: #2 Where’s the File? Tags: collaboration cisco

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News Updates (November 18, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Standardization of Collaboration Tools. The EU has been giving funding towards the standardization of online collaboration tools. " That complicates the creation of online work groups and slows collaboration. Cash for Clunkers: Confluence Edition.

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Anecdote: Why people don't use collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Home What we do Keynote Speaking About Us Whitepapers Anecdote Associates Clients Contact us Categories Anecdotes Blogging Books Change management Collaboration Communities of practice Complexity Culture Expertise location Facilitation Fun Intervention design Knowledge Knowledge circulation Most Significant Change Narrative News Newsletter Open space Questions Quotes Sensemaking Social networks Storytelling Strategy « What are you more aware of - positive or negative stories?

News Updates (January 18, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Atlassian Confluence for Learning. Atlassian Confluence is good for social learning. Atlassian today announced that its advanced enterprise wiki Confluence was named “Best Social Learning Tool” by Elearning! Confluence beat out Ning and Facebook to win the award.

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How to Manage Your Business in a Recession: "#6 Focus on Capital - How You're Getting It and Where You're Using It"

Michael Sampson - Currents

Let's take Geoff's 10 principles, and analyze the implications for your collaboration strategy (see the links to all 10 principles ). Let’s not spin the myth that the effective use of collaboration tools and platforms is all that’s needed to support such management, but they can play a role. Non-Capitalized Collaboration Platforms. Tags: Enterprise Collaboration collaboration collaboration strategy recession

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My AppFusions Blog Posts for November and December 2012

Portals and KM

 They also closely collaborate with their partner  Contegix  for turnkey hosted and integrated deployments for their customers. Gliffy Brings Visualizations to Atlassian Confluence, JIRA and the Web As I mentioned at the beginning of the month, I am working with the  AppFusions  team on the re-launch of their blog,  Connecting the Enterprise --technologies and people daily.

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My App Gap Posts for June 2009

Portals and KM

Atlassian Announces Confluence 3.0. CubeTree Releases Innovative Enterprise Collaboration Platform. Here are my App Gap posts for June. 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. Below are the ones for June. There will be more in July.

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