#Atlassian Updates Team Calendars for #Confluence

Michael Sampson - Currents

Atlassian released another update to its Team Calendars application for Confluence , with improved integration in this latest edition with Jira: " Since Team Calendars 1.0, we’ve extended the JIRA Calendar type to support your custom date fields in JIRA ".

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

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., Overview This blog entry discusses how three developers integrated MOSS 2007 with Confluence , an enterprise wiki, in about 2 months time.

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

Let’s focus on #4, “Your customers face new problems, so give them new solutions”. Your Customers Face New Problems, So Give Them New Solutions. Geoff states that just as the economic meltdown impacts you, so it impacts your customers. and the trick for you to stay relevant to your customers is to help them be successful during this time. You know your customers -- I don’t. Customer Value.

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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News Updates (January 18, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

All of the over 700 customers are using the product to clean up, consolidate and plan their migration project; CASAHL ecKnowledge for SharePoint: A part of CASAHL’s flagship product, ecKnowledge version 9.7 Atlassian Confluence for Learning. Gmail 2010 vs Lotus Notes 1995.

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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. With the upcoming December launch of Confluence 3.1, Standardization of Collaboration Tools.

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Sustainable Enterprises: Innovation Intervention

21st Century Organization

What is needed is not haphazard, non-standardized measures, such as employee or customer satisfaction grades, brand values, corporate reputation, or triple bottom line. A customer's lifetime value is co-created through open networking innovation.

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

There are reasons for purpose-built systems, and a collection of many is stronger than a single-rigid system, especially if you can connect the strengths (data and workflows) of the different systems with common use case connectors vs. getting on an endless customization path. UserVoice Enables Customer Engagement through Online Support and Feedback. AppFusions’ Integrations of iRise® Visualization with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence.

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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.

Rebooting the iMac. Some Items to Share

Michael Sampson - Currents

SmartQ includes the ability to customize data capture forms. Atlassian updated Confluence, its enterprise wiki , with enhanced editing and navigation support. My computer has 105 open tabs in Safari, and I need to restart it (which hasn't happened for. at least two weeks). here's some of those: Thinking about Collaboration Inside. Fredric writes about the emergence of the social intranet , and some of the challenges inside organizations.

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

Portals and KM

Open Text represented a strong option, particularly for current Open Text ECM Suite customers. Atlassian Announces Confluence 3.0. 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. MindTouch, the only open source option in this Forrester Wave, landed as a Strong Performer.

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

Portals and KM

  You can use APIs and custom connectors. He showed Jira with custom connector that goes into Socialcast (see - AppFusions Speeds Software Development Through Integration of iRise® Visualization with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence ). 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. This is another of my notes for this year. There will be more to follow.

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News Updates (January 20, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

So it's with great pleasure that we announce our latest release, the Confluence SharePoint Connector 1.1. This release has many performance and configuration improvements that will make your integration between Confluence and SharePoint even better. Lots of news around Lotus.

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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. "

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News Updates (September 22, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Businesses can create a customer support forum where solutions to problems come not only from the company support reps, but also from other users in the same situation. Customers can make their voices heard and vote on what they like - and don't like. Zoho Discussions.

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Stowe Boyd, The collaborative tool manifestation of teams is.

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

You may customize this theme to fit your personality or whatever your blog is about. 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. I find customers looking to leverage SharePoint investments are not so interested in learning about Connections as they are in learning more about vendors that have complimentary underpinnings (e.g.,

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. Timesheet data represents customer facing projects, so clearly this is formal, business transactional. Really?

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News Updates (February 25, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

also enables the option to set customized "business hours" to control availability time frames for potential meetings. TimeBridge meetwith.me. TimeBridge released a new service to simplify meeting scheduling. MeetWith.Me works great for one-on-one meetings, and acts like a public calendar, but hides private details. This personalized URL lets colleagues and friends see busy and available time-blocks on users' schedules so they know when the user is free to meet.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

In Jan 2009 I’ve now published a Forrester Wave which segments the leaders that provide solution (service, strategy, and support) for enterprise class marketers (aka customer communities for the big brands). Ning “Ning is the fast and free way to create custom Social Websites!&#

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

Green Chameleon

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

iUpload “iUpload enables Internet-based business communities for the purpose of improving communications, enhancing customer relationships, driving sales opportunities and gathering marketing data.&# AdventNet has served a diverse range of enterprise IT, networking and telecom customers.

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

Collaborative Thinking

There are a couple of ways to look at how Microsoft is responding to market and customer demand for social software (lets define it for sake of argument as social software being equal to blogs, wikis, tags/bookmarks, feed syndication and social networking): 1. Socialtext , NewsGator and Atlassian ( Confluence wiki ) are examples. We are deeply committed in helping our customers and partners maximize the investments that theyve made with our bread and butter.

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News Updates (November 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

and 2.0), custom firmware on many phones, and hardware differences between different models. Google thinks the time is right, due to the confluence of many trends. - 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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Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

At the beginning of 2007, our customers came looking with a more tool-centric approach, but interestingly most now come looking for a suite of solutions.

IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

When you hover over that name, you’ll see the card: Person Card This Person Card can be customized and extended by IT. One of my customers has a program that requires each MBA grad to do a “tour of duty” in each of their business units.

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The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Three Ways to Double the Value of Your Social Software

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Employees update their Confluence wiki, they blog on Movable Type and Yammer away. The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog A resource and viewpoint from Connectbeam on how social computing is changing the way we work. We cover the broader market and what we are doing at Connectbeam.

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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.

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

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. Absolutely agree with this. James goes on to say: This cycle by the way is taking place at an enterprise level, but also at the level of individual workgroups, teams and projects.

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. However each team works in its own context and this leads to the creation of silos which prevents cross-organisational leveraging of this material. He also notes that this cannot be solved simply by the implementation of a search tool. I agree with him.

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Headshift :: Social networks and innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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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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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. Three rough groups sizes come to mind: Teams (15 approx) - small number of people.

Headshift : Gettin' Wiki With It

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The deployment has to be carefully planned so that all stakeholders are informed well in advance potential problems are foreseen and catered for before they occur everything is "roll-back-able" a schedule is agreed and stuck to In other words, its all about the three -ations: Anticipation Coordination Communication Weve been using our enterprise wiki, Confluence , to keep track of things, and I have to say, its proved an invaluable tool for this situation.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: What Ill Be Looking For

Collaborative Thinking

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

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Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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

The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

1) A Community Advocate As a community advocate, the community managers’ primary role is to represent the customer. Secondly, they engage customers by responding to their requests and needs or just conversations, both in private and in public. Staff are customers too.

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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. Hosted proven app (since 2003); easy web collaboration for everyday business folks; multiple team spaces, each with customized feature set and branding. David Koehn Mention Confluence but not MediaWiki?

Creating Passionate Users: How to Build a User Community, Part 1

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Read More] Tracked on Dec 4, 2006 8:59:21 PM » Useful Diagrams from Confluence: Susanne Dickel How can people cocreate information environments? !cocreation.png Im a forum moderator and a very satisfied customer.

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