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., SharePoint Connector for Confluence - How We Did It A few months ago, we and Atlassian announced their SharePoint Connector for Confluence, which impressed both customers and analysts.

Green Chameleon » How to Use Enterprise Wikis - Patterns and Anti-Patterns

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about How to Use Enterprise Wikis - Patterns and Anti-Patterns Atlassian is a company that sells an enterprise wiki called Confluence. There are also “people&# patterns and anti-patterns, such as wiki-gnomes (pattern) and wiki-trolls (anti-pattern) – all in all a wonderful resource for anyone considering setting up internal wikis to foster greater collaboration.

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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?) Atlassian Confluence wiki karma.

Sustainable Enterprises: Innovation Intervention

21st Century Organization

   Internally, value is created as employees grapple with developing innovations to adapt to an ever-changing business environment. 

Blog>> KM Strategy for Small- & Medium-sized Businesses

Green Chameleon

The suggested activities above from a tool perspective focus very much on company-internal micro-blogging, which allows discussions and sharing of news and bookmarks. There is a set of tools which I could recommend for this; they are mentioned here in order of increasing complexity: Flowr , Presently , PersonAll , Liferay Portal , Confluence.

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News Updates (September 22, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Zoho Discussions allows organizations to create external and internal communities where problems are solved, topics are discussed and ideas are exchanged. For the last year and a half, he’s been using a wiki-cum-blog tool called Confluence, from Atlassian. Zoho Discussions.

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"Voluntary Simplicity" and "The Living Universe"

Endless Knots

He was a futurist researcher with SRI International in the 1970s, and worked on a number of cutting edge projects including Changing Images of Man , a stunning report with Joseph Campbell, Willis Harmon, and O.W.

Community Equity, SunSpace, FOAF+SSL, & KiWi

Collaborative Thinking

We agreed that it was unreasonable and unrealistic to expect that Sun would replace the existing Confluence installation in favor of KiWi, because the aim of KiWi cannot be to create yet another Wiki engine that competes with what is already there. If you are following open source developments related to social networks, communities, and/or the semantic web, these three efforts (Community Equity, FOAF+SSL, and Kiwi) should be of interest: CommunityEquity.

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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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News Updates (November 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Internal microblogging within the enterprise has become an increasingly effective and prevalent tool that organizations can use to promote faster problem solving, bridge silos, reduce email clutter and increase productivity. 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. "

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

need to leverage processes, ideas, best practices to leverage productivity - strong internal culture - very consistent IT - performance and reliability are key when selecting technology.

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More Follow-up to Our Enterprise 2.0 Conference Panel on Twitter and Business Panel

Portals and KM

In addition to dealing with the very real security concerns, these include migrating people who are already using Twitter to an internal tool. It is also important for enterprise micro-blogging tools to enable the option to post out to Twitter anything posted internally. 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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Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Picking an internal collaboration tool - Who’s on your list?

2008 58

IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

a problem with our internal intranet search was fixed because of a blog entry). If you want to use the integration between Connections Communities and Atlassian Confluence , SocialText , and/or Lotus Sametime broadcast tools, you’ll need to configure that.

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

Collaborative Thinking

So a good way to look at it would be "these functions are as if my own internal IT team built them" If you take that approach - then you might be very happy to deploy these extensions and improve what Microsoft delivered out of the box. Socialtext , NewsGator and Atlassian ( Confluence wiki ) are examples.

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Headshift :: Social networks and innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

As a spreadsheet it was too cumbersome so it was turned into a expert system interview tool with advice at the end on potential tools including internal availability, resources, critical success factors, etc. Just internal? Internal plus trusted parties?

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?

2008 100

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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BT Web 2.0 adoption case study " Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Richard Dennison, BT ’s Internal Programme Manager, tells the story. In August 2006, approval was given for all internal activity, but the main stumbling block was whether or not to let BT people blog externally about the company and their work.

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.). I find it dangerous to mindlessly take actions without deeply questioning one’s internal navigation system, and asking oneself if it makes sense or contributes to happiness or well-being. This article summarizes exactly what I am working on in Nashville, to be rolled out across the country, then internationally. Skip to content.

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The Twentieth Century was Wrong :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Network

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study « Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Richard Dennison, BT ’s Internal Programme Manager, tells the story. In August 2006, approval was given for all internal activity, but the main stumbling block was whether or not to let BT people blog externally about the company and their work.

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Forrester Reports that Corporate Social Networks will Augment Strategic HR Strategies

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

They understand that corporate social networks are not a replacement for human interactions; this technology should augment — not replace — existing process automation apps, and they will need broad internal support for their initiatives to succeed.”

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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

People (and their blog posts) can be tagged - eg “Chinese&# to show up in relevant search results An internal directory, which can be potentially pre-populated from existing data sources, could be a great way to start deploying social software within your organisation.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

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

The question, as always, is how to find and build relationships with others who can help beyond your normal internal contacts? A random email over-the-transom will do little to foster a new, vital connection internally.

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Are we really collaborating? :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

an internal social networkmodeled closely on YouTube is proving effective for communicatingcomplex programme initiatives and for better connecting large,geographically dispersed teams. 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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Getting started with enterprise social networking :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

A good place to start might be some kind of internal directory or personal profiles, perhaps integrating with corporate Active Directory or LDAP systems. This is an order of magnitude cheaper than traditional internal information sharing, newsletters and research. Next, I would recommend starting with any kind of internal directory system that is currently in active use, and branch out from there. Internal social networking is undergoing fairly rapid adoption right now.

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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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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.

The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Importantly, the role is responsible for the editorial strategy and planning within the community, and will work with many internal stakeholders to identify content, plan, publish, and follow up.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

To open the proverbial “black box&# and begin to reveal the internal wiring of the firm, this paper presents a detailed, descriptive analysis of the network of communications among members of a large, structurally, functionally, geographically, and strategically diverse firm (hereafter, “BigCo&# ).&# infoarch About my experiencesas an information architect Thursday, August 14, 2008 Collaborative Thinking: Communication (and Coordination?)

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Connected - IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

a problem with our internal intranet search was fixed because of a blog entry). If you want to use the integration between Connections Communities and Atlassian Confluence , SocialText , and/or Lotus Sametime broadcast tools, you’ll need to configure that.

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Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Strategic communities of practice (SCoP) are initiated by the organization’s leadership team, to power up selected strategic initiatives, which can include, e.g.: • • • Accelerating the rate of introducing successful disruptive innovation Facilitating culture change Entering a new market A SCoP is led, typically, by an internal ”guru” of its domain of practice, who serves also as magnet to attract members. Log in Other login options: Facebook Connect New to Scribd?