Technology Stewardship: App Integration Testing

Digital Habitats

So I went searching for a white board or pinboard app that had Slack integration. Why the integration? and Slack integration. I wonder if it has Slack integration? Dave Gray) … my response: Good question about why integrate. Good question about why integrate.

Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere

Collaborative Thinking

Now developers can integrate Facebook Chat with their Web-based, desktop, or mobile instant messaging products. Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere. Finally. certainly took a while. Interesting given discussion of Facebook offering traditional email services as well. Every day people send more than two billion chat messages to each other on Facebook.

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The Further Integration of Cloud Services

Portals and KM

In volume it will likely remain smaller as it is focused on the developer community.  PaaS offers an application development platform for building and hosting customized applications that are tuned specifically for an enterprise’s requirements.

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BroadVision’s Clearvale Offers Integrated Enterprise Social Networking Platform

Portals and KM

However, these are often different programs using different tools that are not integrated.   You can create separate networks for each group but manage them as an integrated system. If they had done both he asked how many have integrated the two.

Integrating the Interactions with the Transactions

Portals and KM

I recently read about the Five Top Challenges of Integrating Social Media Data with Business Applications by Elias Terman on the CTOEdge. I still like to go back to McKinsey’s 2006 paper, The next revolution in interactions to reflect on two quotes: “In today's developed economies, the significant nuances in employment concern interactions: the searching, monitoring, and coordinating required to manage the exchange of goods and services.”

Socialtext Continues to Focus on Workplace Integration

Portals and KM

Eugene said that when Socialtext Signals and its microblogging capability, was introduced in 2008 the focus was on integration from the start. As I wrote in my 2010 interview with Ross Mayfield, it is fully integrated with the complete Socialtext platform. This is an excellent feature as it can avoid the information silos that can develop with independent enterprise 2.0 I recently added in a post, Putting Social Media to Work , this integration is what enterprise 2.0

Integrating Transactions and Interactions: A Fable

Portals and KM

In the last two days, I wrote about: Integrating the Interactions with the Transactions, and Maybe Enterprise 2.0 I this post I want to share an example of an early success with this type of integration using old school tools. The IT system that “supported” the underwriters was a transaction recording system developed by IT so the home office people could keep track of what was happening in the field.

AppFusions Integrates iRise® Visualization with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence

Portals and KM

I spoke with Ellen at the most recent Lotusphere and they have been working on a number of integration tools. Recently AppFusions announced a partnership with iRise ® , a provider of enterprise visualization solutions to allow for simulations of Atlassian JIRA and Confluence to speed enterprise software development. It can be a transformative breakthrough for both software development and the creation of related training. Here is a video on this integration.

IBM Plugging Holes In Connections/SharePoint Integration

Collaborative Thinking

this type of integration could help people understand what the resulting user experience would be like. Despite this plug-in, I still believe IBM has made a fundamental and perhaps unrecoverable competitive mistake by not being radically more aggressive regarding SharePoint integration. usability, communities, wiki) rather than dramatically improving its integration with SharePoint (adopting a "surround and extend" tactic).

Notes on “Integrating Yammer with SharePoint” (Elaine van Bergen and Chris O’Connor)

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the session before lunch, Elaine and Chris are talking about the integration between Yammer and SharePoint. It’s a Developers session rather than a business session though. Some notes: - integration between Office 365 and Yammer today, is an across the top link to Yammer. today, search result sets out-of-the-box are not integration. On the roadmap, these will be integrated. -

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Collaborative Thinking: Integrating SharePoint And Confluence

Collaborative Thinking

It would be valuable for Microsoft to continue down this path of providing well-defined and public interfaces (as opposed to vendor point-to-point deals) so that other blog and wiki vendors could integrate with the platform.

Socialcast Adds Sharepoint and Outlook Integration, New Features, and Enhanced Metrics

Portals and KM

Recently, I spoke with CEO Tim Young on the latest developments, which turned out to be quite a list. To support this strategy they have made a number of moves, including enhanced features that we will look at: Outlook and SharePoint integration, and increased support for mobile devices.

Some lessons about capacity building in social media for development organisations in the South

Joitske Hulsebosch

Over the past half year I facilitated a social media capacity building trajectory for a group of 14 development organisations (and 2 networks) in countries like Vietnam, Mali, Bolivia etc., So those are good entry points to leverage social media for your own purposes as a development NGO.

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eXo Extends Cloud IDE - Cloud-based Development Platform

Portals and KM

eXo is a user experience platform-as-a-service (UXPaaS) company that supports developers. Benjamin covered their new integration of Google App Engine with their eXo Cloud IDE.  eXo Cloud IDE has exceeded their expectations with over 20,000 enterprises with up to 5 developers each.

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Top 10 Twitter-LinkedIn Integration Takeaways

Online Social Networking

We learn nearly every day of developments in the social media world which have the potential for far reaching impact. Take for example the recent integration of LinkedIn with Twitter. The Twitter-LinkedIn integration helps LinkedIn by adding new life and meaning to its neglected status-update function and by adding much more dynamic content to the site as a whole. What are your thoughts on the Twitter-LinkedIn integration, and what are some of your takeaways?

A new initiative supporting communities to develop digital assets

Social Reporter

There’s often a big gap between those working in innovative ways in communities to develop our physical assets of land and buildings, and those with the tech skills to use public data and online systems to develop local digital assets. In the first instance Our Digital Community is inviting expressions of interest from people who would like to join a peer network about developing digital assets and enterprises to deliver social impact.

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A Social Network Development Model

The Bumble Bee

Way back in the social networking Dark Ages, OK - October 2005, I published a "A Virtual Community Development Model" with sports metaphors for each stage. Read A Virtual Community Development Model.

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IBM Rational Offers Collaboration and Innovation within Software Development

Portals and KM

IBM Rational is an open software development platform that supports sharing and interactions among software and systems design and development teams. She began as a developer and has moved through strategy and operations. 

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FileMaker Offers Database Development for iPad, iPhone, and More

Portals and KM

They also develop Bento, an entry-level personal database software for solo businesses owners, which is available on the Apple App store and Bento 4 for iPad and Bento 4 for iPhone available in the productivity section of the iTunes App store.

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Developing a New SharePoint 2010-based Intranet #intranets2012

Michael Sampson - Currents

They developed seven personas in total - and were able to tie their work back to what these people were doing. have integrated profiles into the intranet, and link with presence from Sametime. -. (Some notes from yesterday afternoon. The presenter asked for "pre-publication" review.). The next presenter is talking about his work with delivering a new intranet at his organization. The technology is SharePoint 2010.

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Kapow Software - A New Approach to Application Development

Michael Sampson - Currents

When building applications that integrate data from multiple systems, Kapow Software offers an alternative to manual coding or relying on poorly-implemented APIs : " In my books and workshops on collaboration, I talk about the technology being "at most 10% of the equation" when it comes to success.

Developing digital literacies in practice


Last week I took part in The Guardian Higher Education Network 's Developing Digital Literacy in HE live chat. The topics have been identified and developed in discussion with schools and with a range of individuals, governing bodies and working groups.

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Building Enterprise 2.0 into the Product Development Process

Portals and KM

I have been hearing more about it use in product development. erentiated Product Development Processes by Roy C.   As the summary states, “ in recent years, leading product development organizations have proven the value of greater cross- functional collaboration to harness contributions from across the business and bring great products to market. throughout the organization and certainly in the product development area. As enterprise 2.0

2010 152

Your online Business Development System: The Alerts Radar

The Bumble Bee

In this the fourth article in my YOUBIDFAST series I introduce The RADAR as the third essential component of your Online Business Development System. Build your unique business development system using only free software.

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Build your unique business development system using only free software

The Bumble Bee

Often a business forgets about business development activities when the order books are full only to hit a brick wall with insufficient new opportunities when the current jobs end.

2010 148

Integrating Network Analysis into a Social Media/Collaboration Project

Patti Anklam

in which an organizational network analysis (ONA) is used in an integrated way during the development of a collaboration strategy. The four-session course includes access to the online ONA course I developed for Information Architected and that is hosted on Dan’s site. Apart from the online course, we work to tailor the content to the needs of the students, that is, we talk about how to integrate an ONA project into the work challenges that they are facing right now.

Your online Business Development System: The CRM Walkie-Talkie

The Bumble Bee

In this my third article in my Y OUBIDFAST series I introduce The WALKIE-TALKIE as the second of three essential components of your Online Business Development System. Its not clear to me what (if any) level of integration/synchronisation is offered with the free version.

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What can development organizations do with Web2.0 tools?

Joitske Hulsebosch

tools for communication within a development project. are designed for participation, and what is more core business for development organizations? tools (free or at low cost) You can integrating web2.0 Integrate web2.0 In their website , they integrated flickr photo sets, Youtube videos, and a link to the weblog and wiki. A special technology which is helpful in integrating web2.0 development

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Technology: ICT, poverty and development

Joitske Hulsebosch

In July I was in Ghana to work with a network on ICT for development called GINKS ) and met Janet Kwami, an interesting researcher for the London School of Economics and Political Science.

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Another Example Of Facebook Integration

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Freeman: The Development of Social Network Analysis: A Study in the Sociology of Science Wouter de Nooy: Exploratory Social Network Analysis with Pajek (Structural Analysis in the Social Sciences) James Surowiecki: The Wisdom of Crowds Malcolm Gladwell: The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference Malcolm Gladwell: Blink : The Power of Thinking Without Thinking George S. Facebooks primary allure is its ability to integrate other social media platforms.

Notes on "Developing IBM Notes Help Desk Gurus" at AusLUG 2013 - with Karen Hooper

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the first session after lunch, Karen Hooper from Dr Notes , is presenting on developing IBM Notes Help Desk Gurus. start working with the help desk - (a) provide some training, (b) have team meetings where people share a tip for users, (c) ask your team to give tips to end users when they are doing support calls, (d) integrate your training team with the help desk, and more.

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The Soothing Effect of Blogging


And what a better way of kicking things off than instead of writing long paragraphs to keep it short with some quick entry points that I can then develop into additional blog posts over the course of time, specially, for those key areas I’d want to develop further thoughts on as we move along.

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Leadership Development in a Learning 2.0 World


Skip to content Performance X Design Home About Contact Leadership Development in a Learning 2.0 World May 31, 2010 by tomgram Last week I presented a session titled Leadership Development in a Learning 2.0 foundation Define strategies for integrating learning 2.0

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CubeTree Engages Its User Community in Product Development

Portals and KM

I was interested in their software development process and will explore it in greater depth in this post. We first went over their objectives for the software development process. Lean is a variant of agile development adapted from Toyota’s auto manufacturing process.

Your online Business Development System: The Blog Transmitter

The Bumble Bee

In my first article in my YOUBIDFAST series I introduced The TRANSMITTER as the first of three essential components of your Online Business Development System. Many books have been written about social media and it has a big role to play in any Online Business Development System.

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Community Development – To What End?

Hildy Gottlieb

Margy-Jean lives in Dunedin, and she had arranged for us to meet with community leaders, all of whom are doing some form of community development work. What do we mean when we say community development ? Is community development a specific program or a way of being?

Community development and digital inclusion – SMILEY baseline report published


The baseline report for the SMILEY evaluation of community development and digital inclusion (Social Media Initiatives in Local East York), co-authored by Alison Gilchrist and myself, is now available here.

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The Perks of Being an Early Riser


Fun Stuff and Musings General Interest Learning Life Open Business Personal KM Productivity Tools Work Life Integration #elsuasworkbook

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2014, The Year That Was


elsua General Interest In the News Learning Life Metablogging Work Life Integration And nearly four months later… I am back to blogging. Again. And for how long this time around? I just don’t know.

2014 206

Want to Trust Your Employees? Give Them All Unlimited Vacation Days


It’s no longer about striking a good balance between work and life, but more moving things into the next frontier: work life integration. but more a full integration of your personal life into work and work into your personal life.

2012 245

10 Strategies for Integrating Learning and Work (part 2)


In my last post I listed ten strategies for integrating learning with work. 10 STRATEGIES FOR INTEGRATING LEARNING AND WORK. Certainly, they self-organize and develop their own conventions and culture of interaction, knowledge creation and sharing and in this way they emerge from the hearts and minds of the people participating. I think the convergence is good for further integration of learning and working.

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OutStart’s Learning Content Management System Automates Key Components of Content Development

Portals and KM

This agility in developing content greatly extends both the efficiency and effectiveness of content creation. An LCMS provides for automating the development, management, maintenance, delivery and publishing of modular and personalized learning – including online, instructor guides, mobile, assessments and the ability to deliver training in different languages. The LCMS can integrate with a variety of LMS’s, including the LMS that OutStart offers.

Sacred Economics in a Gift Economy


And developing these gifts. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Life Social Enterprise Work Life Integration

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