IBM Connect 2013: Wednesday Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on IBM Connect 2013. I am very pleased to be back again after the last two years thanks to IBM’s support. Nigel said there will be five demos from IBM partners. having to talk to IBM. You can just go to the IBM site and get started. Sugar CRM links to IBM Connections to use its capabilities to help with collaboration around sales. integrates with IBM Connections to become more social.

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IBM Plugging Holes In Connections/SharePoint Integration

Collaborative Thinking

Despite this plug-in, I still believe IBM has made a fundamental and perhaps unrecoverable competitive mistake by not being radically more aggressive regarding SharePoint integration. The window for IBM to have entrenched itself in "SharePoint shops" for social computing is just about closed in my opinion given that Microsoft will begin talking about the next version in greater detail later this year. Can IBM "Crack The Code" For Getting Into SharePoint Shops?

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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IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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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Clay Shirky on Institutions vs. Collaboration – Business 2.0

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They will need custom built social platforms, or products such as Confluence, Jive, Socialtext and Lotus Connections. " IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

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My AppFusions Blog Posts for November and December 2012

Portals and KM

AppFusions provides application integration connectors for a variety of vendors such as Atlassian ,  IBM ,  Jive ,  iRise ,  Box ,  GoogleDocs ,  Dropbox ,  UserVoice ,  Alfresco , and more in the hopper. They IBM Connections 4.0 Gliffy Brings Visualizations to Atlassian Confluence, JIRA and the Web

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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. IBM Acquired Lombardi. IBM announced the acquisition of Lombardi, a vendor of business process management tools, with a particular focus on "human-centric" processes. " Mainsoft demonstrated an integration between IBM Rational Team Concert and 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.

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 (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 IBM Press announced the forthcoming availability of a new book on Lotus Connections, "IBM Lotus Connections: Planning and Implementing Social Software for Your Enterprise".

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Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

ENTERPRISE : points for logging in, points for updating status, points for completing a ToDo item, points for rating anothers business blog post, points for contributing to the wiki (I think Confluence has that built in?) IBM Beehive social enterprise system (now Oracle I think?)

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

Portals and KM

It found that “Microsoft and IBM Lotus led the pack based on the breadth of functionality in their offerings. 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. Novell edged into the Leaders’ quadrant with its Teaming product.

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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. IBM Project Concord.

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My New Role with AppFusions

Portals and KM

AppFusions provides application connectors for a variety of vendors such as Atlassian , IBM , Jive , iRise , Box , GoogleDocs , Dropbox , UserVoice , Contegix , and more. 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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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.

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

Portals and KM

He said you have enterprise platforms like IBM Microsoft, Oracle; social platforms like Jive, Telligent; social layers like Newsgator, Yammer.  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.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Asana Basecamp Bettermeans Cubevibe Do (SalesForce) Fellowstream Google Schemer IBM Activities MangoProjects MindGrow MindJet cohuman Neudesic Pulse Tasks Podio Producteev Rypple (SalesForce) SAP Streamworks Socialcast Strides (VMware) Socialtext (SocialTasks) TeamWork Live Trello Wunderkit WorkSimple Yodiz ZoHo Whos missing? In The Next Version. Alan Lepofskys blog about technology, travel and the occasional golf post. About. Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking.

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. Really?

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

chosen (IBM over two other competitors). Tried open source - settled on IBM platform. Design partner for IBM. Connections demo: home page (ala Facebook - first shot at implementing news feeds, lists etc), review of new features, demo of Confluence wiki.

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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

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). 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).

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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"). longevity), then you might look at what IBM and Oracle/BEA are offering. Jive and IBM are trying to wedge (a la cheese ?) I continually explain to my customers that IBM Lotus Connections in particular complements SharePoint.

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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.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Lotus Connections, IBMIBM Lotus® Connections is social software for business that empowers you to be more innovative and helps you execute more quickly by using dynamic networks of coworkers, partners and customers.&#

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

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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

Anecdote: Collaboration consulting—fostering a collaboration culture

John Tropea - Delicious Community

How many Microsoft Sharepoint servers and IBM Quickplaces remain relatively untouched or only used by the organisations technorati? Read More] Tracked on August 28, 2008 3:25 AM » DoIT Collaboration from Confluence: DoIT - Enterprise Internet Services Collaboration What is it?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

From a recent IBM survey, only 13 percent of HR execs said they are “very capable&# of locating an individual with a particular expertise within their company. IBM’s Bluepages (now Lotus Connections Profiles) is an excellent tool. Home About Jon Mell Jon Mell - Web 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.

Social Software Vendor Roundup

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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.

Surveying the collaboration battleground

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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. He has worked in KM for over a decade, with organisations such as PwC, IBM, Oracle and the Australian government.

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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

infoarch: Crafting Collaboration with Stigmergy

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Cultivating ba Missing Security Features in Enterprise RSS Tools IBM and Numerati Revisited Productivity Tip: Who's Going to Read It and Act U.

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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. Drop me an email: dvir at il dot ibm dot com Thanks, Dvir.

Anecdote: Why people don't use collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I know IBM is and I would imagine technology firms would be at the vanguard. I was surprised however when PriceWaterhouseCoopers consultants arrived in IBM because there were unfamiliar with collaboration tools and disinterested in using them.

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. Drop me an email: dvir at il dot ibm dot com Thanks, Dvir.

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. That said, I saw a demo of what IBM is doing with Lotus Notes 8, and it is the closest thing I have actually seen to the supposed ideal of Facebook for the enterprise.

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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Enterprise 2.0 = Emergence Software | innovation Creators

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Lotus Notes Options for the Future Please note that I am sure that IBM has lots of options with Lotus Notes / Domino. Further, given all the brilliant people that work for IBM, I am sure that IBM is working on the ease of use issues. However, just like Microsoft, IBM has its work cut out for it, because the companies I mentioned above are going to use Port 80 to sell directly to business end users.

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? Cultivating ba Missing Security Features in Enterprise RSS Tools IBM and Numerati Revisited Productivity Tip: Who's Going to Read It and Act U.

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