Drupal Commons: Interview with Jason Batson of Acquia

Online Community Report

With the impressive rise of Drupal over the past several years, a number of consulting and integration firms have emerged with specific expertise in Drupal. The best known of these is Acquia, the “commercial arm&# of Drupal, providing products, services, and technical support. Drupal usage was growing like mad in the mid-2007 time frame, especially in larger organizations. First, we wanted to reduce the cost of building a social business software site in Drupal.

Target Practice

Chris Collison

On some precious occasions, we get to design and facilitate face-to-face knowledge-sharing events. Occasionally, we even get to work on leadership behaviours and organisational design. . That’s more than installing a wiki, a Drupal community or a set of SharePoint libraries.

Transition gives us the best of ingredients for networking

Social Reporter

I think it’s a model that People Powered Change should look at for inspiration. Transition has also given us a download of the set of cards , beautifully designed by Marina Vons-Gupta.

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Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It is built on a tree-branching model. If you are trying to reify and support a hierarchical reporting and accountability model based on the org chart, SharePoint fits like a glove. Our mental models and values permeate the very coding of the software we use.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The open source model allows Alfresco to use best-of-breed open source technologies and contributions from the open source community to get higher quality software produced more quickly at much lower cost. Drupal ? Drupal - YES I should have put this up earlier.

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Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It is built on a tree-branching model. If you are trying to reify and support a hierarchical reporting and accountability model based on the org chart, SharePoint fits like a glove. Our mental models and values permeate the very coding of the software we use.

Shareable: A Shared Workspace Must Be Built Through Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

urban design. Collaborative space at The Hub Milan, designed by Andrea Paoletti, Marta Pietroboni and Roberto Siena. Design won’t create a collaborative space by itself. Good design can encourage connections and foster new ideas in businesses, but isn't always enough.

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Enterprise Collaboration Requires Critical New Skills

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration is a different model. Collaboration is a different model. Lead Drupal Developer at OnGreen UI Designer at Atlassian Front End Software Engineer at Google Social Media Analyst at Whispr Group Senior Technical Writer at Akamai Recent Comments Just Published Jaspersoft Enhances Open Source Business Intelligence in Eclipse Poll: Is Mobile a High Priority for Your Customer Experience Strategy?

Ten leading platforms for creating online communities | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

John Tropea - Delicious Community

LDAP Live ID openid Lightweight Service Models Mashups Enterprise Mashups Situational Software Network Effects Open APIs Products Rich Internet Applications (RIA) Ajax SaaS SOA Business Process Management Global SOA Governance Orchestration Web-Oriented Architecture (WOA) WS-* Social Computing Social Software Community Customer Community Grassroots Community Social Media Social Networking Tolerance Continuum Web 2.0

The Value of Community Management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Some approaches we are seeing to understand this value are social network analysis and systems dynamics modeling but both require an advanced understanding of the approach to effectively use.

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Twelve best practices for online customer communities | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Many communities struggle for a while until they catch their stride when they reach the right participants, or offer the right means of engagement such as using a different model such as a social network instead of discussion forums (or vice versa.) Designed for bold living.

With a 50 Friends Limit, Path Is the Opposite of Twitter

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Path Path calls itself “The Personal Network&# because it’s determined to go against the example set by Twitter Twitter ’s follower model; you are limited to just 50 friends on Path. the design is attractive. Doesn't look like a smart model.

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Forrester Wave Report: The Leaders in Community Platforms for Marketers (Part 4/4)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Fortunately, the Forrester Wave reports are designed to segment crowded industries. I would agree with Jeremiah that what is really important is the solution and services that you are able to provide customers – in some sense, regardless of deployment model.

34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

They provide information sessions at the beginning of their relationships, collaborate during the design process, and may even help market the social networks and provide ongoing content moderation support. In the end, I feel in love with Drupal (www.drupal.org). Even IBM chose to develop with it: “Using open source software to design, develop, and deploy a collaborative Web site&# [link] An excellent writeup Mark.

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