News Updates (November 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google is saying that the netbook needs to grow so that it can deliver a better user-experience with a fully open-source and net-based operating system. Chrome OS is going open source. Google thinks the time is right, due to the confluence of many trends. - Over 300 musicians from across the world applied to take part in the auditions, from countries as diverse as Taiwan, Sweden and Canada. Play to Learn.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

company of many business units, operational independence of business units, built through M&A, public company, global company, need to collaborate across diverse infrastructure. Tried open source - settled on IBM platform. geographic diversity.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

List of companies that provide collaboration platforms Alfresco “Alfresco is the leading open source alternative for enterprise content management. Drupal “Drupal.org is the official website of Drupal, an open source content management platform.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

PHPfox Looks like it has some of the open source apps I’ve used before glued together for a social network. Atlassian ConfluenceConfluence is an enterprise wiki that makes it easy for your team to collaborate and share knowledge. It is free and open source.

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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. With these tools it's easy to build an open source/private project and team. Thanks for drawing from the diverse group out there and presenting the core tools. David Koehn Mention Confluence but not MediaWiki? Bing Opens Up. Bing Opens Up.

Surveying the collaboration battleground

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Given the diversity of the collaboration software landscape, this lack of focus could potentially indicate trouble ahead for many organisations. SAP, Documentum, Salesforce) and open source (Drupal, MediaWiki) in use.

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Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Risks of Open Innovation 334 reads Open Innovation 194 reads Encyclopedia of Communities of Practice in Information and Knowledge Management 124 reads Etienne Wenger - Communities of Practice. Veryzer, Harvard Business School Press (2000) 2 Source : The Social Origins of Good Ideas, by Ronald Burt; [link] CommunityIntelligence Ltd Co. In other words, the more diverse and non-redundant one’s relationships are, the more value they provide.”3