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

Four Examples of Wikis Working within the Enterprise

Portals and KM

The first two used Traction Team Page , NYK used Atlassian's Confluence and the SAP example did not mention a vendor. This is a comprehensive article that goes into good detail on each example. I have covered the Shore Bank example before and project management is one of the main uses (see - Another Enterprise Blog and Wiki Success Story from Traction - Shore Bank ).

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Rise of Micro-messaging in Enterprise Collaboration Platforms

Portals and KM

For example see some of my App Gap reviews: Yakabod Provides Robust Knowledge Management with a Social Side. Atlassian Announces Confluence 3.0. It seems like all the enterprise collaboration platforms are adding more features to become a suite. Th emor eI talk to the more they are developing a similar comprehensive suite. This is not a bad thing, It validates the market an these features. One of the key elements is the addition of micro-blogging or micro-messaging.

Being Collaborative - How Can We Tell?

Michael Sampson - Currents

According to this argument, we could conclude that a team was being "collaborative" if they used collaboration software - Traction TeamPage, Yammer, Atlassian Confluence, Central Desktop, or any one of the other alternatives. As with the language patterns, you would need to be able to look at the predominant style of the team, rather than isolated examples.

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IBM Connect 2013: Wednesday Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

I have covered them before (see for example Wrike Takes Project Management Mobile ). In addition, there is integration between Connections and Atlassian Confluence. You can create a Confluence page and it appears in the activity stream in Confluence. For example 100 million hours went into Wikipedia. For example, children who play games score higher on tests of creativity.  This is another in a series of my notes on IBM Connect 2013.

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Sustainable Enterprises: Innovation Intervention

21st Century Organization

  The section on Firm Measurement of Intangibles, pages 44 - 45 detail examples from Baruch Lev.  Lev provided two examples of this type of information, one prevalent in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries, the other in Internet and telecommunications firms.

My New Role with AppFusions

Portals and KM

It brings the benefits of social systems to work processes, as I have covered a good bit on this blog (for example, Putting Social to Work , Integrating the Interactions with the Transactions , and Giving Social Media a Good Job ). 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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Stowe Boyd, The collaborative tool manifestation of teams is.

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Asana, for example, supports the sharing of tasks (and subtasks) with individuals who are not members of the workspace or project where the tasks are defined. He understands the confluence of human behavior and technology quite.

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

Green Chameleon

But there are very many other perspectives, concepts and examples that can either rebut or amplify that position. 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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List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Atlassian ConfluenceConfluence is an enterprise wiki that makes it easy for your team to collaborate and share knowledge. Confluence - The Enterprise Wiki. As an example, a network has been created to draft Al Gore for another Presidential run.

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Effective Collaboration: Chaos in Collaboration: Integrating Collaboration Tools (Part 4 of 5)

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

For example, you could start using GroupSwim , Jive Clearspace, or Atlassian Confluence. For example, if you are using Open Text, it has been offering collaboration tools for a long time, and it also recently announced new Enterprise 2.0ish capabilities.

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

He gives a couple of examples - citing a client of McKinsey that developed a slow-curing and less expensive resin when less output was required, and also CKE Restaurants approach to burger development - and states the overriding principle: “The best performers deeply understand their customers’ businesses and can respond in sophisticated ways”.

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

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext , NewsGator and Atlassian ( Confluence wiki ) are examples. For example, does having tags and a tag cloud on a blog really make that much of a difference for the business problem that a customer is trying solve? RSS feeds in SharePoint are a good example of a “platform feature” – they’re everywhere, and they’re seamlessly integrated. In fact, we've posted on IBM developerWorks an example of how to integrate LC with SharePoint and LCS.

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IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

For example, if I’m looking for someone with experience in financial law, or any information about same, I simply search for “financial law”. For example, if you want to use the notification features throughout Connections, you’ll need to configure an SMTP mail server.

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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? IBM needs to show examples (such as Carestream Health ) of solutions that demonstrate why UC is important beyond the traditional productivity and work model (e.g., mobile) examples.

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The Twentieth Century was Wrong :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Not quite sure if Id single out the poor 20th century though - although I cannot disagree with any example you gave It seems to me that the sort of examples you gave have existed always. I can think of many examples where heirarchical models have marshalled and exploited the masses - and in the background a more enlightened social network model has sought to restore something more just or right or whatever!!!

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

Wide-scale (150+) - Examples here might be IBMs WorldJam. 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.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Id love to hear some examples of other user communities you think are doing a good job at this. Also, before you point out counter-examples of successful communities like slashdot.

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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. For example, I want to help someone in a project and all I need is a space to write and share. David Koehn Mention Confluence but not MediaWiki?

Cisco on Collaboration: Know Your Enthusiasts & Laggards | Future Changes

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Home 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

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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 examples can go on and on, but this is essentially the vision I am actively working towards. Skip to content. emergent by design. future of facebook project. future of money project. support. who’s the architect? Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest. January 10, 2012.

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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. For example, six months ago information retention policy was a relatively simple policy to enforce.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Another example is knowledge management.

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. For example, six months ago information retention policy was a relatively simple policy to enforce.

Social Software Vendor Roundup

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

Are we really collaborating? :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The classic example here is the systemicoveruse of email as the means to facilitate each of the Cs. These examples illustrate how efficiencies can arise fromfacilitating better communications and coordination of efforts. Headshift London | New York | Paris | Sydney | Zurich about projects blog themes Search Investigating the relationship between communication, coordination, cooperation and collaboration.

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Anecdote: Why people don't use collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

For example, a research group might think of new ways to harness energy from heat is a promising research project.

SelectMinds Provides Secure Social Networking Platform for Enterprise Use | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

SelectMinds can be integrated with other applications such as Confluence for content sharing. Grant Thornton LLP provides a good example of uses both inside and outside the enterprise.

SocialText Putting A Little Social Into.Enterprise Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

So you can, for example, pull Gmail directly into your SocialText Dashboard. 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.

Creating Passionate Users: User Community and ROI

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Study successful user group communities for examples (like, say, javaranch.com--3/4 million unique visitors a month ).

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infoarch: Crafting Collaboration with Stigmergy

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

It would be very nice if you could explain that in small steps with some examples from practice. 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.

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The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Ideastorm is an example of the dell community team implementing a tool (under the umbrella of the community program) to obtain customer requirements. Of course, the examples you’ve used to get this description are all about evangelizing: Microsoft, LinkedIN, SimplyHired.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But it turns out that completely process-driven specialisation and exchange models are not always terribly efficient, and they can be downright wasteful and dangerous, as we have seen in the banking crisis, and as we are also seeing in government provision of health and social care in the UK, for example. For example, social bookmarking and tagging combine really well with old-style Content Management Systems or repositories.

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Enterprise 2.0 = Emergence Software | innovation Creators

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

An enterprise class wiki, for example, records every single change people make. Thus, if a wiki was used to build financial reports, for example there would be a great trail of everything, making SOX compliance much easier to demonstrate. To extend your example, in order to have the type of integrity my current SMB1.0 Don’t get me wrong, I’m not dissing the new wave of enterprise-focussed apps (I use — and love — Confluence for example).

Connected - IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

For example, if I’m looking for someone with experience in financial law, or any information about same, I simply search for “financial law”. For example, if you want to use the notification features throughout Connections, you’ll need to configure an SMTP mail server.

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Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

For example, at AT&T, strategic communities of practice were asked to develop technology strategy recommendations in their area of expertise. Idea stage: knowledge confluence, trust flows, and taxonomies In the idea stage of innovation, we collect, evaluate, connect, and re-contextualize ideas. Here’s an interesting example from Xerox 10 Cultivating Communities of Practice: a guide to managing knowledge, by Etienne Wenger et al.,