Forrester's Leslie Owens Covers Enterprise Search

Portals and KM

 (Leslie’s expertise includes: enterprise search, semantic tools, information classification, and taxonomies and I have covered her work before (see for example, Forrester on Enterprise Search Trends ). Leslie noted in our conversation that the enterprise is a bounded community. You know all about the participants who engage in conversations within the enterprise social media platforms. I started by asking Sid about the opportunity within enterprise 2.0

My Notes and Thoughts on Google Wave Video Demo

Portals and KM

Miguel Helft provided a nice overview, Google Showcases New Communication and Collaboration Tool. and Dion Hinchcliffe discussed, the enterprise implications of Google Wave. Lars Rasmussen was the master of ceremonies and introduced Google Wave as a communication and collaboration tool.

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Customize Enterprise Wikis In SP2010

Collaborative Thinking

Primary reason I don't use wikis is that we have so much information to track across so many sites that I simply can't keep track of them and forget they exist" as opening statement - not sure this is a real argument, can say that about any new tool not just wikis. Any new tool that requires behavior change can be a burden. Enterprise Wiki leverages publishing infrastructure which powers Enterprise Wikis. Enterprise Wiki address the Community component of SP2010.

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Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – IBM Blogger Q&A

Elsua

On my latest blog post on the Enterprise 2.0 And very shortly you will see why… To start with, there were a few other very well respected Enterprise 2.0 He has managed to make it contagious as well for the rest of his executive team to dive into Enterprise Social Software.

IBM Lotusphere and IBM Connect 2011 – The Agendas #ls12 #ibmconnect

Elsua

The one that is most oriented towards those folks who would want to see technology at its best, applied with plenty of good, hands-on live demos of what (social) tools can do for you. IBM Innovation Social Enterprise Travelling

Manymoon Provides Free Enterprise 2.0 Task Management and More

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Here is a free enterprise 2.0 tool that is focused on the average business user. It is a social productivity tool that allows business people to share information (e.g., In the upcoming enterprise version they plan to allow for uploads independent of Google Docs.

Novell Pulse Brings Real-time Collaboration to Enterprise 2.0

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Novell’s latest collaboration offering, Pulse, provides a real-time collaboration environment for the enterprise that brings  authoring, communication and social messaging together in a single secure solution.   It draws on instant messaging, document sharing, social connections, real-time co-editing and enterprise controls. I have been intrigued with Google Wave (see My Notes and Thoughts on Google Wave Video Demo ).

US Military Enterprise 2.0 Platform is Helping Coordinate Haiti Relief

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The US military is using an enterprise 2.0 It uses file-sharing applications, wikis, blogs, and calendaring tools, among other things, to coordinate information and action among people, no matter where they are. I recently spoke with Walton Smith from Booz Allen who was involved in the development of APAN to get the details (see my series on how Booz Allen, itself, uses enterprise 2.0   The chat tool allows for real time secure communications.

#e2conf 2011 Highlights – 10 Reasons Why I Enjoyed the Event

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I know that plenty of folks out there are probably waiting for the next blog post in the series of #e2conf 2011 Highlights from the Enterprise 2.0 From a technology and social tools perspective to a pure social one, one where culture and other business related issues were almost omnipresent.

Social Behavior, Usage Patterns, and Adoption: My Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes

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This is the seventh in a series of my notes on the Enterprise 2.0 Should you roll out the tool company-wide, or create false scarcity by limiting deployment? Should you have an extensive testing cycle, or instead plan for frequent upgrades and invest in feedback tools??? Here the latest ( Booz Allen Extends its Collaborative Platform ) and here is a summary of the prior ones ( Implementing Enterprise 2.0 It is not like rolling out a tool like Outlook that is a utility.

My KM World Session Notes: Creating a Semantic Infrastructure Platform

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It then looks at a range of text analytics tools including text mining, auto-categorization, entity and fact extraction, summarization, sentiment analysis, and how these tools can now go beyond mere information applications to form the basis of a range of knowledge-sharing apps. He said that then he would cover implementation issues and benefits and get to tools later. Tom said that enterprise taxonomies are a dead end.

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

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Thanks to all the people who came to our session at Enterprise 2.0 Last Wednesday I posted the thoughts I shared at the session and some additional comments ( Thoughts on Twitter and Business for Enterprise 2.0 I should first add that our session was about Twitter as business tool and not about micro-blogging within the enterprise where issues like security are critical. There was an excellent session on the latter topic the next day (see Thoughts from Enterprise 2.0

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session

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He defines social business as an application of social tools to business processes. McKinsey said there a positive correlation between use of social tools and business margins.    He also said the content management tools are currently designed to store content at rest.

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Finding Experts in Your Company … While You Are on the Road!

Elsua

As more and more mobile devices, mainly smartphones, are starting to look with much more detail into the mobile Enterprise 2.0 world, we are beginning to see how plenty of our favourite social software tools for business are making it through and rather successfully.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Press Conference

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Secondly, many examples offered in the morning demos were about finding people quicker. Another important aspect that came from the Vulcan project was the importance of activity streams and this is in the social business tool kit.

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Telligent Releases an Integrated Suite of Collaboration Tools with High Powered Metrics | The AppGap

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Telligent is an enterprise collaboration and community software company that offers a social software suite for both public and internal-facing online communities. I also dropped by their booth at the Enterprise 2.0 conference for a live demo. Enterprise 2.0

Enterprise 2.0 initiatives and corporate culture awareness. | Gil Yehuda's Enterprise 2.0 Blog

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Home About Services For Vendors Policies Enterprise 2.0 Personal Branding Subscribe Gil Yehuda's Enterprise 2.0 Blog Your path to success Enterprise 2.0 by Gil Yehuda on January 11, 2010 in Enterprise 2.0 Can your company be unsuitable for Enterprise 2.0?

Robust Enterprise Social Networking by Gary Kim

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Users who say their firms will be adopting socialnetworking also agree about the merits of internal communications, butalso are more focused on using the tools to improve external customer service and support, increase brand awareness and loyalty and drive sales of products and services.

Collaboration Loop - IBM Launches Tool to Help Businesses Visualize Social Networks

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Continue Reading » Tags: Microsoft , Shared Workspaces , Social Neteworking Microsoft No Comments yet Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Crowdsourcing the Enterprise 2.0 Please take part and tell us what you want to hear at the Enterprise 2.0 Utilizing enterprise 2.0

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Using IBM Lotus Connections 2.5

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is * the* main Enterprise Social Software tool that I use rather heavily on a daily basis to help me escape corporate email and live " A World Without Email " Yes, that’s right! including a live demo with some snapshots.

Introducing Social Networking Tools and Social Networking Analysis to Business: What To Do

How to Save the World

September 27, 2007 Introducing Social Networking Tools and Social Networking Analysis to Business: What To Do I attended a meeting yesterday of a self-managed KM group facilitated by the Conference Board of Canada. Again, lots of curiosity but no plans for use of new tools of thesetypes. Discussion Forums,Commercial Collaboration Tools: Tried by most, almost alwaysunsuccessful. Mindmaps: Used by quite a few organizations, but not really as a social networking tool.

Tomoye Ecco - Enterprise community of practice software

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Tomoye Try Tomoye Ecco online | Attend an online demo | Pricing and deployment options Overview Community taxonomy Powerful questions and answers Find experts and network Videos, blogs, bookmarks, documents and more Leader and technical features SharePoint powerpack Employees learning from each other. By aggregating them intuitively in our community taxonomy, users are able to work with the tools they prefer.

Moxie Employees Spaces Offers Comprehensive Social Workspace

Portals and KM

Leading edge enterprises are becoming more social and there are many financial and organizational benefits to this increased connectivity as McKinsey has documented for us. It can also work in a standalone mode to cover the content and collaboration needs of an enterprise. tools.

The AppGap » » SuccessFactors: Bringing Web 2.0 to Talent Management: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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They did this to allow companies of all sizes to quick start their performance & talent management support and bypass the some times lengthy implementation of enterprise products. The numbers certainly point to the need for better implementations of tools like SuccessFactors.

IBM Lotusphere 2009 Highlights

Elsua

To the point where I gave up altogether and decided to focus on enjoying the event from an offline perspective, i.e. lots of superb conversations face to face with the folks attending / presenting / demoing at the event. Well, not many, I am afraid. At least, for now.

TownSquare … Social Networking and Social Computing R&D

Green Chameleon

implementation and adoption as organizations circle it like a group of neighbourhood dogs nervously eyeing and sniffing a porcupine, it seems clear that eventually organizations will have to realize that the tools and services that comprise what we call Enterprise 2.0 are tools and services that address in fundamental ways how people do knowledge work. And that re-tooling will consist largely of social computing capabilities.

Collaboration Loop - Social Networking in the Enterprise: Examples at Work

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Continue Reading » Tags: Microsoft , Shared Workspaces , Social Neteworking Microsoft No Comments yet Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Crowdsourcing the Enterprise 2.0 Please take part and tell us what you want to hear at the Enterprise 2.0 Utilizing enterprise 2.0

Beehive Session Notes

Collaborative Thinking

Enterprise collaboration is fragmented. Enterprise Messaging / Team Collaboration / Synchronous Collaboration / "Next Big Thing". Oracle Beehive & Expertise Automation In Enterprise Collaboration. Today's collaboration tools: only as effective as your social network. Enterprise productivity (Note: should perhaps be "network productivity"). Beehive: automate business connections, ensure intelligent participation, optimize enterprise productivity.

What Makes A Successful Community Manager? - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

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She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Social Media Club, Boston Chapter and the Enterprise 2.0 The State of Community Management documents a comprehensive set of lessons learned to help define this emerging role and give you the tools to be successful in your social initiatives. Enterprise 2.0: This paper is an introduction to Enterprise 2.0 DoubleTouch provides a mobile tool that brings it together smartly. 10 Cool Social Media Monitoring Tools.

The AppGap » Connectbeam Offers New Social Networking Application Integration Possibilities : News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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You can find this demo through their Connectbeam web site. There is a growing trend of enterprise 2.0 applications opening up their APIs for integration with enterprise applications. Share: Permalink RELATED POSTS - Many Enterprise 2.0

Lotusphere 2012 - Opening General Session

Michael Sampson - Currents

various Internet tools and services are linking people with PD to resources to help them. Social - "the application of social tools and culture to business processes and activities.". Social business is not limited to the deployment of new tools. It's the application of these tools to roles, processes, and outcomes that make it work. - When thinking about transformation, you stop thinking about individual tools - and a platform instead. -.

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Our new platform is ready! Blogtronix Enterprise 2.0 is the most advanced Enterprise 2.0 Social Media Platform on the market today.

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Sign Up Login Blog | Support | Website | Enterprise Social Platform Community | All Blog Posts +1 1 vote Our new platform is ready! Blogtronix Enterprise 2.0 is the most advanced Enterprise 2.0 Our developers spent many long days (including many weekend) working very hard to deliver this next generation of Enterprise 2.0 Blogtronix Enterprise 2.0 What is Blogtronix Enterprise 2.0 tools like blogs, wikis, RSS, documents, CRM, with Social Networking.

SharePoint 2009 Conference: Morning Keynotes

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Adobe AIR) that front-end SP2010 via these standards might be one of the most significant advancements in the release and Microsoft doesn't push this concept strongly enough - look at all the AIR apps around other social tools for instance. Demo Internet Facing. SharePoint 2010: the business collaboration platform for the enterprise and the web. Social Computing Demo. Tags: Enterprise 2.0 Notes from Steve Ballmer keynote.

Microsoft Social Computing Overview

Collaborative Thinking

Microsoft design point is to co-mingle structured collaboration tools alongside social computing tools - it's unrealistic to think of social computing disconnected from collaborations strategies. This situation also causes users experience is fractured across too many tools and silos. The challenge for the Enterprise: Connecting the dots is the challenge of the enterprise. maybe not as great as Wordpress or other tools but likely good enough for many situations.

MySite - Social Architecture Planning

Collaborative Thinking

Demo: MySite has 3 out of box pages. Bookmarklet for browsers, can see who else in company has tagged page, discussions around URL, using Firefox in demo, May also want to tag customers, may have LOB application for instance, can tag customers or other artifacts - you will want your info to be URI accessible thus leveraging tags. Note: Wonder if there will be a bookmarket for Office client tools not just browser. enterprise metadata generates tag at Internet scale.

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

need to have a set of tools attractive for members. Connections demo: home page (ala Facebook - first shot at implementing news feeds, lists etc), review of new features, demo of Confluence wiki.

Social XYZ: Got my answer in 30 minutes. with IBM Connections.

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Twitter Labels lotus-connections (9) demo (4) greenhouse (3) ibm-connections (2) iphone (2) reviewer-guide (2) social-business (2) web-2.0 (2) Suggest and Vote on IBM Connections Features ► March (3) ATLAS Demo - Connections Enterprise Social Collabo.

Persistent Group Chat in Office Communications Server R2

Collaborative Thinking

Persistent Group Chat - Interview With Demo . Or as another communication tool that needs monitoring, audit/logging, etc. Would it be better to think of these tools as a real-time version of a async workspace (ala WSS). Live Meeting has an auditorium metaphor (as do other web conferencing tools) yet there does not seem to be any alignment or integration between the two - should there be? Is the Group Chat server part of the enterprise pool itself?

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List of Social Computing Strategists and Community Managers for Enterprise Corporations 2008

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Ongoing List of Social Computing Strategists at Enterprise Corporations The Social Media Strategist, whose job is to lead the internal charge, develops the program, gains resources, convinces management, and measures success. Expect large enterprise software companies to offer these features in their product suites in the coming future. Is Trulia an enterprise company? then I am the Enterprise Social Media Program Manager for Intel.

Notes on "Apply Strategy and Governance to Social Computing Initiatives" (NewsGator)

Michael Sampson - Currents

3) Faster, more strategic decision-making about tools, resources and content. (4) 5) Tools that truly meet user needs. Greg interjected and gave a demo of NewsGator Social Sites.]. Greg showed another demo, of microblogging through the Activity Stream in NewsGator Social Sites. The research says that it's less about age, and more about familiarity with the tools. Question) "What do you recommend about a small pilot vs enterprise wide?".