AppFusions Integrates iRise® Visualization with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence

Portals and KM

Recently AppFusions announced a partnership with iRise ® , a provider of enterprise visualization solutions to allow for simulations of Atlassian JIRA and Confluence to speed enterprise software development. The technology lets stakeholders and target users “kick the tires” on new applications, including mobile apps, and give feedback while it’s still easy and less costly to make changes. iRise Simulations for Confluence.

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

What I learned about facilitating by doing stand-up comedy

Viv Mcwaters

A confluence of last-minute work, end-of-financial year administrivia, and yes, I have to admit, nerves, made me think it would be easier to just give up. We humans are prone to the ‘sunk cost fallacy’ believing that we’ve put in so much time, effort or resources that we need to keep going.

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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. Lombardi, which makes Business Process Management (BPM) software and services, helps organizations automate and integrate business processes to increase efficiencies and reduce costs. These days, you’re lucky, but often pressed, to cut costs without cutting corners.

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News Updates (November 18, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Cash for Clunkers: Confluence Edition. Atlassian is hunting for new customers for Confluence, its enterprise wiki solution, and is offering special pricing. Collaboration software costing you an arm and a leg? With the upcoming December launch of Confluence 3.1,

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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 PleaseTech PleaseReview v4 Preview.

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My New Role with AppFusions

Portals and KM

corporate solution of many systems [l2]   They allow companies to quickly and cost-effectively create the needed connectivity without going through the old-world pain of massive, costly, and time-consuming integration efforts. AppFusions’ Integrations of iRise® Visualization with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence. 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.

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Sustainable Enterprises: Innovation Intervention

21st Century Organization

Most Internet and telecommunications companies provide a spectrum of information that explains the market value of the company, starting with the cost of acquiring customers, then the consequences.

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

Cost/benefit analysis - map options to help highlight the best opportunities. What would you do if you had a general purpose tool -- SharePoint, Lotus, Confluence -- and needed to do collaborative decision making.

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Stowe Boyd, The collaborative tool manifestation of teams is.

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

These are the sorts of costs that mount up in slow-and-tight organizations of work. He understands the confluence of human behavior and technology quite.

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IBM Plugging Holes In Connections/SharePoint Integration

Collaborative Thinking

Confluence, NewsGator, Telligent, etc) to augment SharePoint in an area where it was very deficient. . If IBM can alleviate the cost concerns I consistently here from customers looking at the platform, then Connections can continue to thrive overall. Well-worth your time checking out the demo (just follow the link below). If you are using SharePoint but are considering Lotus Connections for blogs, communities, social networking, etc.,

News Updates (September 22, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

We use it to track programs, projects, dates, costs, etc.,” 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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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

Building out a data center to provide collaboration tools, along with the attendant backup and security infrastructure to go with it, is a costly exercise. In this category there are many -- both direct replacements for standard inhouse variants ( LotusLive for the IBM shops, Microsoft Online Services for the Microsoft shops), and those from alternative providers ( Central Desktop , Basecamp , Atlassian Confluence Hosted , Brainloop , and many, many others).

News Updates (November 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google thinks the time is right, due to the confluence of many trends. - Traditionally, musicians would have had to fly to London for the chance to undertake the 15-minute audition at significant cost and time. Play to Learn. Phil recommends the use of a "sandbox" to encourage people and teams to consider new technology for collaboration. " The biggest stumbling block is getting your team comfortable with the new software or service and truly understanding the benefits it provides.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Mzinga (Acquired Prospero, March 2008) “We enable organizations to easily, quickly, and cost-effectively develop branded, integrated communities and social networks comprised of message boards, blogs, ratings, and chats and to manage them using a single, intuitive platform.&#

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The open source model allows Alfresco to use best-of-breed open source technologies and contributions from the open source community to get higher quality software produced more quickly at much lower cost.

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

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext , NewsGator and Atlassian ( Confluence wiki ) are examples. There are common arguments about costs, integration, overlap whenever a new vendor is introduced into an existing IT environment - and those are valid points - but few organizations actually have done the due diligence to answer the deeper questions business and IT areas should be asking themselves: how much more will it cost? whats the cost of waiting?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Categories Apple Basketball behaviour blogging ROI blogs business process exceptions clearspace community compliance corporate facebook cost saving customer insight Dell democratising information ease of use email Enterprise 2.0 Home About Jon Mell Jon Mell - Web 2.0

socialwrite.com " Blog Archive " Wikis are not Social Software

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Wikis powered by s/w like Mediawiki are definitely less social than something like Atlassian’s Confluence. On a recent 17k user Confluence implementation I led, the most widely used feature was the Personal Space.

More collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

story challenge: rip kungler responds conferences & the cost of organising story challenge - show me what cha got. 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. Absolutely agree with this.

Collaboration vs sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

story challenge: rip kungler responds conferences & the cost of organising story challenge - show me what cha got. 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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6 characteristics of a wiki champion

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

blog boris mann business CeBIT change change management citizen journalism city Clay Shirky cognition collaboration Collaborative Technology collective action Community Confluence conversation Course Using Wiki creativity culture customers data center David Weinberger Design & Branding Digital Democracy digitallearning DITA documentation earmarks EDUCAUSE2006 email encyclopedia enterprise 2.0

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Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

story challenge: rip kungler responds conferences & the cost of organising story challenge - show me what cha got. 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.

The Twentieth Century was Wrong :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Second, the mis-match between ideas and practice - it was supposed to be a century of modernity and progress, but arguably this was at the cost of placing abstract ideas above people.

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Confluence - An enterprise-class wiki with features such as PDF exporting. version is free but some of the other versions cost. David Koehn Mention Confluence but not MediaWiki?

Surveying the collaboration battleground

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Given the recent economic worries, cost-reduction was placed surprisingly low on the list. Microsoft’s SharePoint and Atlassian’s Confluence were the two most popular products named, but it’s a space with no clear leaders – with both commercial vendors (e.g.

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Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I want to make this happen in an online environment, which we’re doing now using enterprise collaboration software, Confluence Atlassian.). The kinds of relationships you and Dominik talk about overlap to a large extent with de Ugarte’s phyles, as a platform for providing transparency and reputational guarantees, risk and cost pooling mechanisms, etc. Skip to content. emergent by design. future of facebook project. future of money project. support. who’s the architect?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Categories Apple Basketball behaviour blogging ROI blogs business process exceptions clearspace community compliance corporate facebook cost saving customer insight Dell democratising information ease of use email Enterprise 2.0 Home About Jon Mell Jon Mell - Web 2.0

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Pew Internet Report: 55% of teens use social networking sites

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

blog boris mann business CeBIT change change management citizen journalism city Clay Shirky cognition collaboration Collaborative Technology collective action Community Confluence conversation Course Using Wiki creativity culture customers data center David Weinberger Design & Branding Digital Democracy digitallearning DITA documentation earmarks EDUCAUSE2006 email encyclopedia enterprise 2.0

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study " Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Consequently, we will be migrating information off the JotBox into a number of different tools ranging from WordPress, Mediawiki, and Confluence to SharePoint 2007 over the coming months.

Delta Knowledge: Creating Knowledge Cultures - Post 7

John Tropea - Delicious Community

6 hours ago Liako.Biz The future is webiqitous 11 hours ago ChiefTech Consuming conversations and information - guess what, we have choice 12 hours ago Atlassian News Confluence 3.0

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study « Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Consequently, we will be migrating information off the JotBox into a number of different tools ranging from WordPress, Mediawiki, and Confluence to SharePoint 2007 over the coming months.

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Economic Downturn: Putting a Dollar Figure on the Value of Enterprise 2.0 for Companies

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

consultant Thomas Vander Wal : The interconnections and interactions between people spark great value, but the more costly traditional tools have missed out on this great reservoir of value, but the newer lower cost solutions offer these gems up wonderfully with a little coaxing.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

This has all the benefits of Instant Messaging with the advantages of being embedded in your working groups and networks, but with less interruption cost. Not one of those blinkered IT conversations that says all sharing is wrong and employees cannot be trusted to speak or write about their work, but rather a conversation that looks at benefits vs costs and real risks based on evidence, not assumptions.

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SocialText Putting A Little Social Into.Enterprise Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

reply Stuart Glendinning Hall - April 17th, 2008 at 7:47 am PDT Hmm, be interesting to see how enterprise wiki competitors like Atlassian’s Confluence respond too. selling to the enterprise cost $24mm.

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 Wikinomics blog pointed to it.

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freezing out on the scarpa flow

Engineers without Fears

— and so was time consuming, inconvenient, and often costly. story challenge: rip kungler responds conferences & the cost of organising story challenge - show me what cha got. Engineers without Fears Monday, January 14, 2008 freezing out on the scarpa flow Michael Idinopulos writes about in-the-flow and out-of-the flow activities and wiki beahaviour and Andrew McAfee takes his point a bit further.

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Awareness, Phased Growth are Keys to Participation on Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Community

blog boris mann business CeBIT change change management citizen journalism city Clay Shirky cognition collaboration Collaborative Technology collective action Community Confluence conversation Course Using Wiki creativity culture customers data center David Weinberger Design & Branding Digital Democracy digitallearning DITA documentation earmarks EDUCAUSE2006 email encyclopedia enterprise 2.0

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Creating Passionate Users: User Community and ROI

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Have them submit things, and use the small monthly membership fee to cover the cost of materials and mailing, etc.

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Enterprise 2.0 = Emergence Software | innovation Creators

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Our accounting system cost us $26K for the license, probably $50K for the implementation, and $6K/year for maintenance. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not dissing the new wave of enterprise-focussed apps (I use — and love — Confluence for example). innovation Creators Successful innovation is not about the ideas or inventions; it’s about the people.

infoarch: Collaborative Thinking: Communication (and Coordination?) in a Modern, Complex Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

ideas and strategy Integrate Lotus Connections and Confluence 1 day ago The Social Organization Deep Bench Profile 2: Heather Strout 1 day ago Groundswell New research: B2B buyers have very high social participation 2 days ago tfpl blog Does the lack of top management understanding of the value of information services prejudice its judgment? infoarch About my experiencesas an information architect Thursday, August 14, 2008 Collaborative Thinking: Communication (and Coordination?)

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Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

That’s not always the case of middle managers who feel already vulnerable about loosing their gatekeeping function to the reduced cost of coordination by interactive collaboration tools. Idea stage: knowledge confluence, trust flows, and taxonomies In the idea stage of innovation, we collect, evaluate, connect, and re-contextualize ideas. Log in Other login options: Facebook Connect New to Scribd? Sign Up for a free account today Why Sign up? Start downloading documents right away.