Moxie Integrates with Collaboration and Communication Software

Michael Sampson - Currents

Moxie Software announced new integration options between Employee Spaces and various other enterprise collaboration and communication tools, including SharePoint, Outlook, Skype (for presence availability), and Atlassian Confluence, among others: " Microsoft SharePoint Integration. Microsoft Outlook Integration. Moxie Software has built bi-directional integration between Microsoft Outlook and Employee Spaces.

Microsoft’s Intelligent Communications Strategy

Michael Sampson - Currents

Everything that Skype for Business Online used to offer will eventually be integrated into Microsoft Teams, and it will be based on the Skype infrastructure rather than Office Communications Server and Lync in the cloud.

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Badgeville Integrates with IBM Connections

Portals and KM

Recently I spoke with Chris Lynch about their integration with IBM Connections. As I know from personal experience, cross-group communication is essential in this environment to share best practices. But how do you change 20 years of learned communication behavior?

On homeschooling, integration and Dutch


Also, at that time switching to Dutch with family members and friends would be a challenge: communicating in English gave the safety that comes from understanding each other and the sense of belonging that I needed then.

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Technology Stewardship: App Integration Testing

Digital Habitats

What I’ve really liked about Slack is it sets up a light communications net for quick conversations, a place to leave links and just enough ability to segment using different #channels that you can keep a tidy house. Why the integration? and Slack integration.

Mix and Match: integration of social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

Learn what to communicate where Try to keep in mind and find out the strengths and weaknesses of various channels. You can integrate your Wikipage as a page in your social network (this is possible in the example of Ning). by Beth Kanter) • Social media integration: examples and tips.

Moxie Integrates with Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Portals and KM

I have written about the need to combine the collaboration capabilities of the new social tools with the enterprise transaction and documentation apps such as CRM (see for example, Integrating the Interactions with the Transactions).

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Badgeville Integrates with IBM Connections

Portals and KM

Recently I spoke with Chris Lynch about their integration with IBM Connections. As I know from personal experience, cross-group communication is essential in this environment to share best practices. But how do you change 20 years of learned communication behavior? Through the Badgeville for Yammer integration, those achievements were then published into the Yammer stream. Another feature in the Connections integration is reputation management.

Polycom Integrations and Extensions for Lync 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

At the Lync Conference, Polycom announced new capabilities for integrating Lync 2013 with Polycom equipment: " Together, Polycom® RealPresence® video and voice solutions and Microsoft Lync unify communications across work environments - on the go, home and work offices, conference rooms, and immersive theaters. Integrations include: - A forthcoming room based video conferencing system, that integrates with Lync 2013.

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Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere

Collaborative Thinking

Now developers can integrate Facebook Chat with their Web-based, desktop, or mobile instant messaging products. Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere. Tags: Presence social_media Unified Communications Finally. certainly took a while. Interesting given discussion of Facebook offering traditional email services as well. Every day people send more than two billion chat messages to each other on Facebook.

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The Inside Scoop on the International Association of Business Communicators Conference

Partnering Resources

In June, I traveled to Washington, DC for my first International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) conference. I discovered the organization several years ago when they invited me to write an article for their flagship e-magazine, Communication World.

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Microsoft's Unified Communications Predictions

Collaborative Thinking

UC gets unified The term "unified communications" has long been muddled and miss-used, and the problem is made worse by vendors who slap a "unified" label on products that are anything but. I would add an open integration and interoperability framework - a UC platform should not equate to "single vendor". People need access to their workplace communications tools, wherever they happen to be and on whatever device they happen to be using. Tags: Unified Communications

Organizations Struggling to Integrate Customer Channels

Michael Sampson - Currents

Recent research by Pitney Bowes points to the problem of low integration between different marketing channels , and the consequential costs of this: " Pitney Bowes Software (PBS), a global leader in customer data, analytics and communication software and services reveals, through a study of large B2C organisations in UK, France and Germany, that customers are being lost through fragmented and inconsistent communications and failure to integrate marketing channels.

Technology Stewardship: App Integration Testing

Full Circle Associates

What I’ve really liked about Slack is it sets up a light communications net for quick conversations, a place to leave links and just enough ability to segment using different #channels that you can keep a tidy house. Why the integration? and Slack integration.

A Quick Peak At Cisco Quad: Collaboration + Social + Unified Communications

Collaborative Thinking

Cisco is also integrating its Show and Share video technology into Quad, so users can quickly and easily post video. And there are APIs for integrating functionality via widgets. Cisco talked about integrating Salesforce, or project management. If you're curious about Cisco Quad (re: what is it, how does it work, what can it integrate with, and what the user experience is like), watch the above video and read the entire story at Information Week.

OrchestratorMail - Bringing Structure and Clarity to Email Communication

Michael Sampson - Currents

There's been a lot of academic research carried out on improving the use of email as a facilitator of communication, but academics generally lack the capability to turn ideas into product improvements. OrchestratorMail maintains a list of open email communications, via a dashboard.

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Boston E20 Notes: Building a Unified Communications and Collaboration Roadmap

Portals and KM

I attended Irwin Lazar’s workshop - Building a Unified Communications and Collaboration Roadmap"   Irwin is Vice President, Communications Research, Nemertes Research. Unified communications is often defined differently. Some integration issues: who owns the desktop?

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Distributed Agile: communication and common ground


In my terms: communication is enabled by the common ground between the participants and, in turn, contributes to building more common ground over time. Shrunken communication in distributed teams (the egg of communication :).

It’s All About Work Life Integration; It’s All About You!


Because, in my own experience, it’s not about striking a good work life balance, but eventually it’s all about Work Life Integration. Well, it starts with that concept I mentioned at the beginning of this post: it’s all about Work Life Integration!

Notes on CUST115 ABS on Visual Social Communications

Michael Sampson - Currents

At the ABS over the past 14 months, have been doing a large project on visual social communications - essentially Sametime integrated with boardroom systems. solution - integrate desktop collaboration and Polycom. There was a very strong communications campaign built around the release of desktop video conferencing, such as wall posters. Technically, - two integration points between Sametime and Polycom.

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Collaborative Thinking: Integrating SharePoint And Confluence

Collaborative Thinking

It would be valuable for Microsoft to continue down this path of providing well-defined and public interfaces (as opposed to vendor point-to-point deals) so that other blog and wiki vendors could integrate with the platform.

7 Things You Should Know About Backchannel Communication


of them over the course of the last few years, they have now become an indispensable and integral part of how I enjoy these kinds of events myself.

First Take: Microsoft Business Productivity Suite Online - Communications Online

Collaborative Thinking

It disclosed Office Communications Online would be available in April 2009. I wanted to share some thoughts on the unified communications aspect of the strategy. Support for Communicator Web Access (CWA). there is no support for integrating with existing telephony (e.g.,

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Unified Communications & Collaboration Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

New: Ericsson integrating with Sametime - click on a name and start a call and then move call into a conference, onto a mobile phone or traditional phone, etc. New: NEC also integrating its telephony server with Sametime. Nortel will see and integrate Sametime as well.

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MicroGuilds Musings on Scrum and Team Integration

Evolving Web

When an agile team is not having constant communication with the rest of the organization, they will become isolated, they will go off track, and value will be destroyed. Scrum and Agile are wonderful team organizational systems. It’s been easy to see the benefits, but over time, we’ve started to see some issues appear.

Notes on INV103 Social Communications Strategy and the IBM Sametime Roadmap

Michael Sampson - Currents

Some notes: Social Communications Matures. Social communications - from dial tone (calling a location), to presence (calling a known person), to relevance (calling the right person, based on Connections profiles). A transition from unified communications to social communications. Know who the experts are, new communication tools, and reduction of low value requests (they are automatically available through Connections). -. Tight integration with IBM Connections.

Collaborative Thinking: Communication Context Still Requires Broadcast & Narrowcast

Collaborative Thinking

It is important that communication dualities are maintained. Being exposed (in some managed manner) to broadcast communication enables users to establish and maintain a legitimate peripheral participation level (LPP) with other co-workers.

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Persistent Group Chat in Office Communications Server R2

Collaborative Thinking

After the acquisition was completed, Microsoft has kept quiet on exactly how it would adapt Parlano's technology and deliver it as part of Office Communications Server (OCS). I've been studying the intersection of real-time collaboration and unified communications with social computing (specifically: social networking, social messaging, and activity streams). If you are currently an OCS client and have deployed Office Communicator, do you already believe that you have "group chat"?

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RPost for Outlook - Easy Access to Encrypted Communications

Michael Sampson - Currents

This RPost extension presents the email sender with award-winning services that integrate fluidly with Outlook’s standard user interface. RPost announced an update to its plug-in for Microsoft Outlook to simplify access to email encryption capabilities: ". a light plug-in that adds a special “Send Registered” button to the Outlook toolbar for on-demand functionality.

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Mixing Old and New School Communication

Portals and KM

vendors recognize the need to support old and new ways of working and provide ways to integrate Web 2.0 Tom Davenport recently posted a nice piece, Why 1.5 Is Greater Than 2.0 , that discussed the benefits of mixing old and media. Always the rock of reason, Tom wrote that asking which is better Web 1.0 or Web 2.0 is actually a false dichotomy. They complement each other. I would agree. Enterprise 2.0

Enterprise Micro-Messaging: Standalone or Integrated with Comprehensive Collaboration Platform? Or Both?

Portals and KM

Here is a post on the collaboration platforms that are integrating micro-messaging. There is a population that sees integration of microblogging with other collaboration tools as necessary for far reaching adoption.”. Most IM systems are no longer standalone but integrated with email and other communications systems. In fact, another comment raised some excellent issues with the integrated approach. What if email and collaboration both integrate microblogging?

Communication, communities and collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Communication, communities and collaboration by Matthew Hodgson February 3, 2008 at 8:17 pm · Filed under Collaboration , Communities Web 2.0 I think communication is an important factor. 1950) Communication patterns in task-oriented groups.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Networks: Dont Forget Real-Time Communications

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « A glimpse inside Googles secret sauce | Main | Social Software`s Culture Clash » March 15, 2008 Social Networks: Dont Forget Real-Time Communications We tend to assume that social networks are represented by destination sites or through asynchronous interactions via e-mail.

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Radical Connectedness and the Evolution of Business

Alchemy of Change

The Rouge Plant was the first large-scale example of “ vertical integration ” – where companies control all the inputs needed for their manufacturing processes. Why Vertically Integrate, When You Can Network? Why vertically integrate, when you can network?

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Another Example Of Facebook Integration

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta See how were connected Connections February 2009 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Categories Attention Management blogging BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0 As such, it acts as a major communication hub for me.

Unlocking Civilisation Type 1 Through An Open Mind


Humanise Learning Life Open Business Open Leadership Work Life Integration . Today is my last working day of 2016, before I go offline ( from work ) for my winter holidays till mid January next year.

2016 151

10 Strategies for Integrating Learning and Work (part 2)


In my last post I listed ten strategies for integrating learning with work. 10 STRATEGIES FOR INTEGRATING LEARNING AND WORK. They are environments (usually supported by technology) for groups of people with a common mission or interest to communicate, share learn and build knowledge needed to more effectively solve problems and accomplish work. I think the convergence is good for further integration of learning and working.

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One Moment Meditation


Fun Stuff and Musings General Interest Life Metablogging Work Life Integration

2012 220

Why I Fired Myself from IBM


You can imagine how shocked and surprised (in equal terms) my boss was when I communicated to him, while I was still enjoying my holidays back in January, that February 3rd would be my last working day at the company after 17 years of work in there. elsua Freelancing General Interest IBM Learning Life Open Leadership Work Life Integration

2014 171

Telligent Releases an Integrated Suite of Collaboration Tools with High Powered Metrics | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Community

s products also includes enhancements that address the issues that have impeded the adoption of community-driven collaboration technologies in the enterprise, such as integration with existing business applications, manageability, ease-of-use, measurability and ROI.

The Joy of Choice


Now I know why for some periods of last year my brain was rather keen on being out there on the Social Web, reaching out, communicating, collaborating, sharing and learning from others, and yet, my body decided to switch priorities and dedicate itself to what it knows best: taking care of itself.

2012 207

Gamers – A New Breed of Knowledge Workers in the Making?


Fun Stuff and Musings General Interest Innovation Learning Life Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing Work Life Integration I love TED Talks. Really. I *do* love them.

2010 227

Getting Real about Project Management, Collaboration, and Communication - Managing Technology - Dennis McDonald's Web Site

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

» Tuesday Aug 31 2010 Getting Real about Project Management, Collaboration, and Communication Tuesday, August 31, 2010 at 02:31PM Tweet By Dennis D. People collaborate and communicate in many different ways.

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