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.

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

Blog>> The Confluence of Human Resource and Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

I will be speaking to a group of HR professionals on the confluence of KM and HR ( webpage ). Where tacit knowledge is concerned, they broker the necessary connections.

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.

IBM Connect 2013: Wednesday Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on IBM Connect 2013. Sugar CRM links to IBM Connections to use its capabilities to help with collaboration around sales. You even close deals within Connections. integrates with IBM Connections to become more social. Emails can be integrated into Wrike and Connections to become social objects with version control. The tasks get pushed into the activity stream in Connections to better monitor progress.

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IBM Plugging Holes In Connections/SharePoint Integration

Collaborative Thinking

If you are using SharePoint but are considering Lotus Connections for blogs, communities, social networking, etc., IBM was faced with taking one of two directions and decided to focus on improving the functional gaps and platform capabilities within Connections (e.g., Connections Web Parts, SSO and directory, replacement (as much as possible) of the SharePoint User Profile / MySite function, BDC integration, etc.). Socialize Me: Demo: Lotus Connections Plugin for Sharepoint.

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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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

Quickr and Connections introduced last year. defense contractor, security very important, Quickr, Connections etc. Other Quickr/Connections clients: Colgate-Palmolive and Bank Of New York Mellon Client: Teach For America. pilot underway for Quickr and Connections.

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My AppFusions Blog Posts for November and December 2012

Portals and KM

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. It is an “ongoing resource and viewpoint from AppFusions on the value of connecting business and engineering systems.”. IBM Connections 4.0 Rising Business Complexity Underscores the Need for the Connected Enterprise.

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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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News Updates (December 17, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Confluence 3.1 of Confluence, with a variety of new enhancements. Eg, " Drag and Drop your attachments: The new Drag-and-Drop feature makes sharing files in Confluence a snap. Confluence blog. Mainsoft, Rational and Connections. Mainsoft demonstrated an integration between IBM Rational Team Concert and Lotus Connections. Adoption in SharePoint 2010. Mauro says the biggest problem with SharePoint 2010 will be promoting user adoption. "

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News Updates (June 23, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Atlassian Confluence 3.0. of Confluence, its enterprise wiki offering. Confluence 3.0 The macro browser exposes the macros in your Confluence site - charts, task lists, photo galleries, RSS feeds and more - through a point-and-click graphical interface. Confluence 3.0 Book on Lotus Connections. PleaseTech PleaseReview v4 Preview.

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My New Role with AppFusions

Portals and KM

I am pleased to announce my new role working with the AppFusions team on the re-launch of their blog, Connecting the Enterprise --technologies and people daily. It is an “ongoing resource and viewpoint from AppFusions on the value of connecting business and engineering systems.”. Off-the-shelf integration solutions can enable serious breakthroughs in establishing essential Enterprise application connections quickly, and efficiently.

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

Portals and KM

Atlassian Announces Confluence 3.0. Comprehensive Tour of Lotus Connections and IBM Lotus Connections – A Video on Activity-based Computing. The Q3 2009 Forrester Wave™: Collaboration Platforms by Rob Koplowitz is out. It found that “Microsoft and IBM Lotus led the pack based on the breadth of functionality in their offerings. Novell edged into the Leaders’ quadrant with its Teaming product.

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Clay Shirky on Institutions vs. Collaboration – Business 2.0

Elsua

It takes their natural propensity to connect, to share, to add value and extends it in the same way the internet extends our access to information. " They will need custom built social platforms, or products such as Confluence, Jive, Socialtext and Lotus Connections. "

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Sustainable Enterprises: Innovation Intervention

21st Century Organization

P&G's Connect and Develop and Eli Lilly's spin off InnoCentive lead the way as successful demonstrations of the core competence - ability to come up with new products and services and bring them to market quickly.

News Updates (January 20, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The software brings the SharePoint 2010-based professional network into the Lotus Notes email client, with support for SharePoint User Profiles and My Sites, making it easy for Lotus Notes users to search for and connect with people they work with. Lots of news around Lotus.

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Dachis Group Social Business Technology Alliances

Social Abacus

Another week, another announcement: today, about our Social Business Technology Alliance program. With such a wide spectrum of social business needs, it's important to have the flexibility to solve the problem at hand and not shoe-horn an organization into an uncomfortable platform. It should be clear by now that at Dachis Group , we believe technology is part of the overall solution; I typically write about the necessary culture and process-related changes we believe in and practice.

Why 90% of Organisations would NOT Survive a Digital Disruption

Governance in a Networked World

In fact it should not be a competition, but a confluence of the formal and informal, if successful transformation is to be achieved. The bars show that e-mail is still by far the most dominant digital channel that connects the highest number of people. Really?

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Boston E20 Notes: Social as a Layer, Not a Place: Are We There Yet?

Portals and KM

He showed the McKinsey data on the benefits of the connected enterprise. He showed Jira with custom connector that goes into Socialcast (see - AppFusions Speeds Software Development Through Integration of iRise® Visualization with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence ). For this to happen legacy systems need to be connected to social apps.  I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston. Here is a link to a summary of last year’s notes.

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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

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

In The Next Version. Alan Lepofskys blog about technology, travel and the occasional golf post. About. Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking. January 7 2012 01:30:27 PM. Add/Read Comments [5]. The following lists are sorted alphabetically, not by my ranking. Several could be placed in more than one column. Not all are publically available yet.

Online Collaboration Tools by Robin Good | ZEEF

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Adobe Connect. Atlassian Confluence. ZEEF works best with a modern browser. Browse Happy. Upgrade your browser today! Type Subject Company Personal Page name Curator Site or domain Tag Language EN NL FR. ui-button. This page. Subjects. Companies. Curators. Links. Create a page. Sign up. Login. Preferred region. Global (selected). Nederland. France. Online Collaboration Tools. Software tools, web apps and services for online collaboration. by Robin Good.

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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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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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News Updates (September 22, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

For the last year and a half, he’s been using a wiki-cum-blog tool called Confluence, from Atlassian. Zoho Discussions. Zoho released it's first new product for 2009, Zoho Discussions.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

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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Your Knowledge of Enterprise 2.0, Knowledge Management, Work Design In Action …

Green Chameleon

wants to free things in loosely connected ways. I am pleased to report that I will be speaking at KMWorld 2008 in San Jose, California later this year. the working title is " The Emerging Enterprise 2.0

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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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Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext Traction Software TeamPage Twiki Open Source Social Bookmark Systems BEA Pathways Cogenz Connectbeam IBM Lotus Connections dogear component Scuttle Open source Feed Syndication Platforms Attensa KnowNow NewsGator Social Network & Community Sites Typically offer a mix of user profiles, blogs, wikis, social networking, etc.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

and its possible that the three streams may flow into each other, in which case you will have to discover how they are connected. all i can tell you is that for each of us, there is a confluence, and to answer your question, that is what you must find." but they thanked raaf with deep bows, and flew off to look for the confluence of the streams. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

a faerie story

How to Save the World

and it's possible that the three streams may flow into each other, in which case you will have to discover how they are connected. all i can tell you is that for each of us, there is a confluence, and to answer your question, that is what you must find.". to look for the confluence of the streams. finally asherah said, in despair, "perhaps we're flying too high, or we're looking for the wrong thing; i'm no longer sure i would recognize the confluence if i saw it.".

How to Manage Your Business in a Recession: "#4 Your Customers Face New Problems, So Give Them New Solutions"

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration tools that support people having discussions about overall marketplace trends and specific customer opportunities -- whether that’s a Confluence wiki, a persistent chat in Office Communications Server , Lotus Connections , Traction TeamPage , or the GroupSwim service (or. The January 19, 2009 edition of Fortune magazine features an article entitled "How to Manage Your Business in a Recession", authored by Geoff Colvin (pp.66-71).

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: What Ill Be Looking For

Collaborative Thinking

To-date, I have not been all that satisfied with the top-line messaging around Lotus Connections - I think it relied to much on the "expertise" card and was overly pitched to a CXO level audience. Unfortunately we have not seen the type of third-party portfolio of solutions emerge yet around Lotus Connections. For all the messaging from IBM that they focus on the enterprise, they absence of any consumer aspect of Connections mystifies me.

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Social software - the basics | Jon Mell - Web 2.0 ideas and strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Home About Jon Mell Jon Mell - Web 2.0 ideas and strategy Contact me If you would like my help with your Enterprise 2.0

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

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext , NewsGator and Atlassian ( Confluence wiki ) are examples. IBM with Lotus Connections that might raise some concerns) but someone that might be used "strategically in a tactical manner"). I continually explain to my customers that IBM Lotus Connections in particular complements SharePoint.

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

Portals and KM

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. Thanks to all the people who came to our session at Enterprise 2.0 Conference on business uses of Twitter , How Twitter Changes Everything.

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Anecdote: Collaboration consulting—fostering a collaboration culture

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Read More] Tracked on August 28, 2008 3:25 AM » DoIT Collaboration from Confluence: DoIT - Enterprise Internet Services Collaboration What is it? NIH, [Read More] Tracked on August 28, 2008 3:50 AM Comments As soon as I read this, I was reminded of Leandro Herreros _The Leader with Seven Faces_ which makes some similar connections.

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

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. As ever, James is practical & clear in his thinking and suggests a 5 phase model (0-4) for organisations thinking about collaboration.

Can you find the people you need? | Jon Mell - Web 2.0 ideas and strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

I think this is an area where Lotus Connections is performing well. There’s a podcast (& the transcript if you want to skim) on Atlas for Connections available here via Dogear on IBM.com https://www.ibm.com/dogear/html?tag=atlas&lang=en

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Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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. David Koehn Mention Confluence but not MediaWiki?

Manage, and you might survive. Facilitate, and you will thrive. :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

While key employees of the organization have built up an impressive wealth of knowledge about members, members themselves dont know the faces, roles, interests, or connections of other members making it very hard for them to effectively network on their own. Let them explore the network, connect and interact with each other! We are now witnessing an ever increasing connected world where we dont have one huge nucleus but rather dispersed nodes.