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.

Rise of Micro-messaging in Enterprise Collaboration Platforms

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One of the key elements is the addition of micro-blogging or micro-messaging. 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. For example see some of my App Gap reviews: Yakabod Provides Robust Knowledge Management with a Social Side.

News Updates (January 18, 2010)

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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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IBM Connect 2013: Wednesday Opening Session Notes

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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. The company can present messages that it would like its employees to share on their Twitter and Facebook pages and other means. This is another in a series of my notes on IBM Connect 2013. Here are my notes from 2011 and 2012.

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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

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They will need custom built social platforms, or products such as Confluence, Jive, Socialtext and Lotus Connections. "

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Why 90% of Organisations would NOT Survive a Digital Disruption

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In fact it should not be a competition, but a confluence of the formal and informal, if successful transformation is to be achieved. This is actually reinforced by the digital channels of email and instant messaging and likely file share systems like Sharepoint as well. Really?

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Collaborative Thinking: Facebook on "60 Minutes"

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

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Collaborative Thinking: Google FeedServer

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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

That capital expenditure may be better invested in other core business activities, with collaboration (and messaging) provided through an outsourced provider. 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).

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News Updates (November 20, 2009)

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Steven has details, including a summary: " The take-away message is already there. 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. In short, why would it make my life or job easier?

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

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Conference Session on Future of Social Messaging in Enterprise.) 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. Alex first offered a definition of spam from the Wikipedia (currently) “Spam the abuse of electronic messaging systems to send unsolicited bulk messages.”

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

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Mzinga (Acquired Prospero, March 2008) “We enable organizations to easily, quickly, and cost-effectively develop branded, integrated communities and social networks comprised of message boards, blogs, ratings, and chats and to manage them using a single, intuitive platform.&#

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

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Connections demo: home page (ala Facebook - first shot at implementing news feeds, lists etc), review of new features, demo of Confluence wiki. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Why Is Social Software So Important?

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

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Collaboration tools and social features Common features, but are not limited to, include: forums, wikis, blogs, media, rss, aggregation homepages, presence, instant messaging, and ability to connect to identity systems such as LDAP/Active Directory.

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration tools that support people having discussions about overall marketplace trends and specific customer opportunities -- whether that’s a Confluence wiki, a persistent chat in Office Communications Server , Lotus Connections , Traction TeamPage , or the GroupSwim service (or. 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).

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: What Ill Be Looking For

Collaborative Thinking

To-date, I have not been all that satisfied with the top-line messaging around Lotus Connections - I think it relied to much on the "expertise" card and was overly pitched to a CXO level audience. 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?

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IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

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Disclaimer: I’m not part of product management, development, or marketing (I am well connected to those groovy folks, though, who have approved this message). But I know that if you trust me, you’ll tell me what you know over the phone, in an email, instant message, or face-to-face.

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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

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

all i can tell you is that for each of us, there is a confluence, and to answer your question, that is what you must find." but they thanked raaf with deep bows, and flew off to look for the confluence of the streams. but they could find no confluence of the three streams raff spoke about, and each night they agreed to try again the next day, and slept in thetrees, asherah nestled in the down of krakas wings, crying herself softly to sleep.

a faerie story

How to Save the World

all i can tell you is that for each of us, there is a confluence, and to answer your question, that is what you must find.". to look for the confluence of the streams. but they could find no confluence of the three streams raff spoke about, and each night they agreed to try again the next day, and slept in the trees, asherah nestled in the down of kraka's wings, crying herself softly to sleep. and left a message giving away everything else. BLOG Senses and Dreams.

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

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext , NewsGator and Atlassian ( Confluence wiki ) are examples. Our development team would love to provide OOB hooks into SharePoint for Lotus Connections (a customer request we'd be happy to meet), but want to do it using your REST API, the way we've done it with Confluence, SocialText, and our own stuff.

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More collaboration

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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

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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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6 characteristics of a wiki champion

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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 Driving adoption and selling that message is what will make you a Wiki champion.

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Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

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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.

Collaboration tools

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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.

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

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Confluence - An enterprise-class wiki with features such as PDF exporting. It's very simple to use, you can take advantage of calendar, wiki, blog, messages, tag cloud, sharing documents and manage your tasks and milestones with projects and interaction with your team. David Koehn Mention Confluence but not MediaWiki?

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

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Possibly related posts: How to finish an Instant Message conversation ROI of tagging Principles of wiki and Enterprise 2.0 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

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Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

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I want to make this happen in an online environment, which we’re doing now using enterprise collaboration software, Confluence Atlassian.). They are also critical for the spread of propaganda, fear, marketing messages, rumors, politics, scams, etc. 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

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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.

Social Software Vendor Roundup

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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

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study « Inside out

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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.

Anecdote: Why people don't use collaboration tools

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I got a message that he and I had changed the same thing (but differently) and how did we want to resolve that.

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

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SelectMinds can be integrated with other applications such as Confluence for content sharing. Members can send messages to each other without the email address displayed to maintain privacy.

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

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Unified messaging. There is a lot of interest right now in replicating the success of micro-messaging systems such as Twitter within the enterprise. This has all the benefits of Instant Messaging with the advantages of being embedded in your working groups and networks, but with less interruption cost.

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Creating Passionate Users: User Community and ROI

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This picture is from an earlier post: In Building a User Community Part 1 we talked about the importance of not only a strict "There Are No Dumb Questions" policy, but also an even more dedicated "There Are No Dumb Answers " message.

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freezing out on the scarpa flow

Engineers without Fears

Engineers without Fears Monday, January 14, 2008 freezing out on the scarpa flow Michael Idinopulos writes about in-the-flow and out-of-the flow activities and wiki beahaviour and Andrew McAfee takes his point a bit further. Andrew asks: How outlandish would it be for a company to put participation in emergent social software platforms in the flow for at least some employees?

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Connected - IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English

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Disclaimer: I’m not part of product management, development, or marketing (I am well connected to those groovy folks, though, who have approved this message). But I know that if you trust me, you’ll tell me what you know over the phone, in an email, instant message, or face-to-face.

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