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

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.

IBM Connect 2013: Wednesday Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

Kevin Cavanaugh, VP Strategy, Social Business and Nigel Beck, VP Business Development led the opening session. 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. Kevin said there is an open app dev challenge coming up with $5,000 in prizes and there is another contest with same prize money.

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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.

2007 100

Community Equity, SunSpace, FOAF+SSL, & KiWi

Collaborative Thinking

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. Community Equity Open Source Milestone 1.1 The data integration will make use of existing technologies like Linked (Open) Data. For the most recent description of the protocol, read the one-page FOAF+SSL: Adding Security to Open Distributed Social Networks.

2009 100

What I learned about facilitating by doing stand-up comedy

Viv Mcwaters

A confluence of last-minute work, end-of-financial year administrivia, and yes, I have to admit, nerves, made me think it would be easier to just give up. It was the night before when I learned that I would be the opening act.

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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.

Rebooting the iMac. Some Items to Share

Michael Sampson - Currents

My computer has 105 open tabs in Safari, and I need to restart it (which hasn't happened for. Atlassian updated Confluence, its enterprise wiki , with enhanced editing and navigation support. at least two weeks). here's some of those: Thinking about Collaboration Inside. Fredric writes about the emergence of the social intranet , and some of the challenges inside organizations. Sheila from Cisco talks about the Cisco approach to collaboration , as expressed in Cisco Quad.

Sustainable Enterprises: Innovation Intervention

21st Century Organization

A customer's lifetime value is co-created through open networking innovation. Over the years I have wrestled with a graphic to depict what we do when we support an organization catalyze their good ideas into market worthy innovations and depict when value is created.

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.

Key Differences Between Social and Collaborative Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Blog 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

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?

2015 141

Online Collaboration Tools by Robin Good | ZEEF

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Open Atrium. Atlassian Confluence. ZEEF works best with a modern browser. Browse Happy. Upgrade your browser today! Type Subject Company Personal Page name Curator Site or domain Tag Language EN NL FR. ui-button. This page. Subjects. Companies. Curators. Links. Create a page. Sign up. Login. Preferred region. Global (selected). Nederland. France. Online Collaboration Tools. Software tools, web apps and services for online collaboration. by Robin Good.

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Collaborative Thinking: Google FeedServer

Collaborative Thinking

Were really excited about the potential of Abdera and have chosen it as the foundation for an open-source Atom Publishing Protocol Server.

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News Updates (September 22, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

For the last year and a half, he’s been using a wiki-cum-blog tool called Confluence, from Atlassian. Also, IT staffers have opened up the wiki so that they can use it to work with outside suppliers. Zoho Discussions. Zoho released it's first new product for 2009, Zoho Discussions.

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Collaborative Thinking: Facebook on "60 Minutes"

Collaborative Thinking

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?

2008 130

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. Confluence - The Enterprise Wiki.

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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. - Forrester recently named MindTouch the open source alternative to Microsoft's hot SharePoint product. Play to Learn.

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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.

2008 58

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

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

2008 130

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Michael Sampson Improving the Performance of Distributed Teams Navigation Home Resources Library Currents (the blog) Seamless Teamwork Our Approach About Michael Sampson Contact Us « Chaos in Collaboration: The Changing Locus of Collaboration (Part 3 of 5) | Main | Open Text Embraces Enterprise 2.0: For example, you could start using GroupSwim , Jive Clearspace, or Atlassian Confluence. See Open Text Embraces Enterprise 2.0:

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Three Ways to Double the Value of Your Social Software

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Employees update their Confluence wiki, they blog on Movable Type and Yammer away. The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog A resource and viewpoint from Connectbeam on how social computing is changing the way we work. We cover the broader market and what we are doing at Connectbeam.

2008 37

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

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext , NewsGator and Atlassian ( Confluence wiki ) are examples. maybe you have already settled on an open source wiki or a different feed vendor) - then you might consider specialized vendors that do not introduce another large platform conflict (e.g., Then you might look at vendors such as Attensa, Awareness Networks, Connectbeam, Jive Software, HiveLive, SelectMinds, Traction Software, or open source efforts such as Drupal, Scuttle, Wordpress, etc.

2008 106

socialwrite.com " Blog Archive " Wikis are not Social Software

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

But in reality, open wikis like wikipedia are filled with personal views and emotional filled viewpoints and far more social than you think. Wikis powered by s/w like Mediawiki are definitely less social than something like Atlassian’s Confluence.

More collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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.

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? Opening the enterprise social graph Relationships dont stop at the firewall. What is IBMs take on Open Social, on data portability?

2008 100

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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Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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.

Headshift :: Social networks and innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

2007 28

Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Do I want to keep our collaboration private or am I happy to have it open to the world? 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.

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. David Koehn Mention Confluence but not MediaWiki? Bing Opens Up. Bing Opens Up.

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 problem with the kinds of ad hoc, project-based, one off relationships Boyd described is that they leave the individual isolated without a safety net, and thus leave the project-based model of p2p collaboration open to cooptation (as free agents become a precariat) by capitalist business firms. Open the Future (Jamais Cascio).

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The Twentieth Century was Wrong :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Network

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Read More] Tracked on Dec 4, 2006 8:59:21 PM » Useful Diagrams from Confluence: Susanne Dickel How can people cocreate information environments? !cocreation.png

2007 67

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

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

And yet, I suggested the unthinkable: Open up! Managing might have been a valid notion in the past, but the only way to stay relevant now is to open up and interact with your environment. Open up the silos! Obviously, it does not have to be one or the other (completely closed vs. completely open). A healthy option would be somewhere around the center but tending towards opening the organizations knowledge.

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. SAP, Documentum, Salesforce) and open source (Drupal, MediaWiki) in use.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Named 2009 Company to Watch on ZDNet Micro Economies of Attention How to Increase the Influence of Confluence Tangible ROI: How Connectbeam Saved $50,000 for a Company Three Ways to Double the Value of Your Social Software Categories Appliance blog reviews Business 2.0

2008 37

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

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study " Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Winning over the policy makers Having taken the ‘philosophical’ decision that we should use these tools internally and externally, the first step was to persuade the HR, security and legal policy makers that we weren’t about to open a can of worms for them. When looking at Open source Web 2.0

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.

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study « Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Winning over the policy makers Having taken the ‘philosophical’ decision that we should use these tools internally and externally, the first step was to persuade the HR, security and legal policy makers that we weren’t about to open a can of worms for them. When looking at Open source Web 2.0

Anecdote: Why people don't use collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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