Socialtext 5.0 - with Collaboration Auto-Discovery Capabilities

Michael Sampson - Currents

Earlier this week, Socialtext released Socialtext 5.0 , the next edition of its enterprise collaboration platform. Well done to the Socialtext team.

Socialtext Continues to Focus on Workplace Integration

Portals and KM

I have admired the capabilities within Socialtext for some time. It was one of the early enterprise 2.0 A couple of years ago they added Socialtext Signals, one of the first enterprise micro-blogging tools. A wrote about them a year ago on this blog (see Socialtext Adds Micro-messaging and Goes Mobile ). Eugene said that when Socialtext Signals and its microblogging capability, was introduced in 2008 the focus was on integration from the start.

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Socialtext Helps Companies Find the People Inside - The Static to Social Intranet

Michael Sampson - Currents

Socialtext released Socialtext 4.6 , the latest edition of its enterprise social software platform. The key focus is on making the intranet more "social": " First generation intranets and portal technologies have aggregated enterprise systems and enabled self?service Socialtext also empowers IT with the tools it needs to extend and manage the platform, providing their company with an intranet that maximizes business value. ". Enterprise Collaboration Intranets

In The Next Version - Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking. Saba SelectMinds Socialtext Telligent + Leverage (external) ThoughtFarmer Traction Attini Beezy Blue Rooster NewsGator Nexocial SnapworkSocial Convofy Eureka Streams Flowr Neudesic Pulse Presently Salesforce (Chatter) SAP (StreamWork) SocialCast (VMware) Tibco (Tibbr) Yammer AgileZen Any.Do Enterprise Collaboration Enterprise Collaboration Enterprise Collaboration Enterprise Collaboration Enterprise Collaboration.

Socialtext 360 Connects Similar Employees - The BrainYard

Michael Sampson - Currents

Socialtext 360 highlights both, though its practical emphasis is on similarity. Socialtext licenses the 360 technology from IntroNetworks, whose focus previously was to quickly bring people together at major conferences and events. ".

Collaborative Thinking: Socialtext Releases SocialPoint

Collaborative Thinking

Asterisk » October 31, 2006 Socialtext Releases SocialPoint This could be the smartest yet made by an emerging wiki company, or a simple matter of good "marketecture" Ill follow-up with Peter OKelly (our resident wiki guru) and post a more conclusive opinion but questions in my mind are: How does this integrate with the underlying content management system of SharePoint 2007?

Enterprise 2.0 culture | Socialtext Enterprise Wiki

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Sales Buy Try Enterprise 2.0 Many businesses (and many of the customers that Socialtext works with) struggle with this issue, namely whether the right culture is a prerequisite of Web 2.0 collaboration success inside the enterprise. enterprise 2.0

Stretching the wiki | Socialtext Enterprise Wiki

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Social networking with Enterprise 2.0 Over 5,000 companies change faster with Socialtext. See the post by Michael Idinopulos , Socialtext VP of Customer Success. Home Products Solutions Customers About Us News & Events Partners Sitemap Socialtext Blog © 2008 Socialtext, Inc.

An Early (and Smart) Step Towards “Mainstreaming� Enterpise 2.0

Green Chameleon

At the end of September (seem so long ago now) Ross Mayfield’s Socialtext announced the go-to-market of SocialText 3.0 ( Connected Collaboration With Context ), involving the integration of Facebook and Twitter functionalities into the wiki-based Socialtext collaborative platform. In the case of Socialtext 3.0, SocialText Brings Enterprise Facebook and Twitter to Wikis. Socialtext is making big news all over the Web this morning.

Is SharePoint "Worth It" as a Collaboration Tool? - Joe Shepley

Michael Sampson - Currents

To answer this, we need first to compare SharePoint to the other options out there for enterprise collaboration, i.e., best-of-breed, purpose-built social computing platforms, like Jive, Lotus Connections or Socialtext. I like the diagrammatical way of stating Enterprise 2.0 In other words, if you only have SharePoint you'll "fail" in this area, but most enterprise customers who put SharePoint in have Exchange, and some have Lync.

OpenSocial In The Enterprise

Collaborative Thinking

During the Enterprise 2.0 event in Boston last year, I moderated a discussion between IBM and Oracle on the topic of portals and its relation to Enterprise 2.0. Somewhere during the discussion, I wondered aloud how OpenSocial should be compared/contrasted and put into perspective within the enterprise as the most viable widget/gadget effort around. and evolve them for the enterprise than the other way around. that are fundamental within the enterprise.

Microenterprises and the Enterprise 2.0 Trajectory

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The enterprise is the curtain. In concurrent posts, SocialText’s Michael Idinopulos discusses killing pilot projects and the true nature of Enterprise 2.0. He explains: Enterprise social software isn't one application. Perhaps most important here is the word "enterprise."

SocialText Putting A Little Social Into.Enterprise Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The upgrades are designed to put a little “social&# into the enterprise (and to sidestep, as much as possible, the recently relaunched Google Sites , a direct competitor). SocialText sells Wikis to companies, for the most part, although they also offer an open source version of their product. The new products, Socialtext Dashboard and Socialtext People, are being demo’d now and will become available to all customers within 60 days, Mayfield says.

Enterprise Social Messaging: Vendor Replies

Collaborative Thinking

Yammer, despite multiple requests, did not respond to my earlier post on the need for tools in this category to support policy, integration, security and other capabilities expected by enterprise decision-makers. We have been providing software as a service to enterprise clients for almost four years now in a variety of sectors including government, entertainment, retail, and media. Socialtext (Vendor Supplied info). Socialtext Signals is enabled on a per-network basis.

Oracle's View On Enterprise 2.0

Collaborative Thinking

When conversations on Enterprise 2.0 Atlassian, Connectbeam, Jive, Socialtext, Telligent, etc) as well as traditional collaboration and content platform players (e.g., Billy Cripe is the director of product management, Enterprise 2.0 Vince Casarez is vice president of product mangement, Enterprise 2.0 tenets proposed my Andrew McAfee: “Enterprise 2.0 Two key points are further explained in McAfee's Enterprise 2.0, Thumbs-down: "In all, Enterprise 2.0

Enterprise Twitter: Clarity Amid The Hype

Collaborative Thinking

Some good points in this post from Adina Levin (Socialtext). For the most part I agree but we're still in the phase were vendors are hyping the benefits and not being transparent regarding some of the "non-fun" aspects of making these systems acceptable for large enterprise environments. A significant part of the value the people get from enterprise social software is finding the smart and plugged-in people in their organization. SocialText.

LCG Enterprise Technology Blog – Good Enterprise 2.0 Read

Portals and KM

Lyons Consulting Group recently started their Enterprise Technology Blog. Steve Krol posted ideas from a conference session, Six Reasons to Have an Enterprise 2.0 Governance Policy followed by Enterprise 2.0 They have started a series on B uilding the Business Case for Enterprise 2.0. Part Two from Enterprise 2.0 Conference offered a useful summary, with comments, on a long discussion thread started during the Enterprise 2.0

Circling Around To Enterprise 2.0 Again

Collaborative Thinking

Products are neither Enterprise 2.0 From a deployment perspective - Microsoft adopted an explicit bottoms-up effort to sell SharePoint 2003 within large enterprises. Few organizations back in 2003 adopted a formal enterprise-wide, top-down approach. There were few rogue WSS situations and departmental portals were aligned within enterprise portal frameworks. The blogging capability is perhaps the poorest of any enterprise product out there. Enterprise 2.0

Enterprise 2.0 Boston June 2010 Highlights: Making Technology Work in Organizations

21st Century Organization

As Marc Smith's Node XLS map reveals, recognized and aspiring Enterprise 2.0 Beyond SocialText, Thoughtfarmer effectively pre-empted my questions with a Power Point loaded on an IPAD. The buzz at Enterprise 2.0 And as Enterprise 2.0

Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software (Part 3)

Collaborative Thinking

Previous posts: Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & There are a few vendor events that stood out in my mind for 2009 (related to Enterprise 2.0 In 2010, expectations will continue to rise that Cisco will have a decent critical mass of large enterprise accounts before we go too far with putting them on par with traditional collaboration heavyweights IBM and Microsoft. Cisco needs to develop an Enterprise 2.0

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Chess Match

Collaborative Thinking

Previously, Microsoft had integrated with Socialtext as well. Enterprise 2.0).

How Long Before We Start Taking More Seriously Both Privacy and Security in Enterprise 2.0?


Will they really become the troublemakers on the adoption of social tools in the enterprise? and Enterprise OpenSocial – A Year of Progress ). Last year, during the course of the Enterprise 2.0 the Enterprise 2.0

Selling the Case for Accelerating Business Performance with Enterprise Collaboration Technologies: Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes

Portals and KM

This is the first in a series of my notes on the Enterprise 2.0 This post covers the workshop, Selling the Case for Accelerating Business Performance with Enterprise Collaboration Technologies. The program offers an abundance of high level debate and information about adoption issues and maturation timelines of enterprise 2.0   Sameer began and said they are going to work with us to help frame the business case for new collaboration in the enterprise.

Forrester's Top 15 Technology Trends for Enterprise Architects

Portals and KM

The summary states, “Forrester has identified 15 technologies with the greatest potential for business impact, and we’ve grouped these technologies into five themes: social computing for enterprises, process-centric information, restructured IT service platforms, Agile applications, and mobile as the new desktop. I am most interested in social computing for enterprises. I see constantly new vendors in this enterprise 2.0 Many enterprise 2.0

Using social software to reinvent the customer relationship | Enterprise Web 2.0 |

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On mySimon: Top Deals on Car Speakers And Subwoofers BNET Business Network: BNET TechRepublic ZDNet ZDNet Members login Newsletters Site Assistance RSS Feeds Home News & Blogs Videos White Papers Downloads Reviews Popular Enterprise Web 2.0 Dion Hinchcliffe Get Enterprise Web 2.0

Online Collaboration Tools by Robin Good | ZEEF

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Enterprise Web Conferencing. SocialText. 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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Social Software Gaining Greater Traction with the Enterprise and Vendors Respond

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Forrester’s Rob Koplowitz writes that 2010 will be a defining year for enterprise 2.0 in his report, Enterprise Social Networking 2010 Market Overview. With enterprise social technologies, buyers must now assess vendors pursuing three distinct strategies: commoditization, horizontal and vertical solutions, and integration with adjacent technologies.” Rob found that in 2010 nearly one-third of enterprises will officially support internal and or external social networking.

In The Next Version - It’s Like Facebook For Work. Wait It Is Facebook For Work

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

In the late 2000s a shift began taking place that was commonly referred to as Enterprise 2.0, Around 2011/12 the theme os “Facebook for the Enterprise” began to evolve, as it was not resonating well with executives. In The Next Version.

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Boston Enterprise 2.0 Conference Voting is Now Open – Your Votes Will be Appreciated

Portals and KM

They have just opened voting for Boston Enterprise 2.0 This is an appeal to vote for the proposed Boston Enterprise 2.0   Title:   Using Chaos Theory Principals to Overcome Information Overload within the Enterprise and on the Web. With unabating buzz over Twitter and enterprise microblogging you'd think microsharing must be new.   Any support for the sessions will be appreciated and I hope to see you at Enterprise 2.0

Microsharing: It is All About the Tools. It is Not About the Tools - My Notes from Enterprise 2.0 Boston Conference

Portals and KM

This is the fifth in a series of my notes on the Enterprise 2.0 Panelist include: Eugene Lee , CEO, Socialtext, Tim Young , Founder & CEO, Socialcast, J.B. With unabating buzz over Twitter and enterprise microblogging you'd think microsharing must be new.  Hear what's on the horizon from companies creating enterprise microblogging solutions and how people in organizations are using these tools as a smart unified messaging stream. ”.

SharePoint: Is It Worth Using as a Collaboration Tool?

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The Evolving Web and Focused Social Media

Evolving Web

We used the SocialText platform for this group. SocialText’s new social elements (SocialText People and SocialText Signals), combined with the relational power of the wiki let the group get in and rapidly create focused products.

Request for Interviews: User Adoption Strategies

Michael Sampson - Currents

Are you doing cool stuff with how to encourage people to adopt new collaboration tools -- SharePoint, Lotus Connections and Quickr, Socialtext, Jive SBS, Yammer, and other such tools? Tags: Enterprise Collaboration I'm doing some work around user adoption strategies for collaboration tools. extending the work in SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration , learning more for Collaboration Roadmap , and various other things ;-).

My App Gap Posts for October 2011

Portals and KM

Socialtext Continues its Focus on Workplace Integration. Convofy Enables Comprehensive Collaboration Through Enterprise Social Networking. Leslie Owens on Enterprise Search. The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.    Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for October. There will be more in November.   IBM Rational Drives Software Development Collaboration and Innovation.

Worklight Enters the Enterprise Facebook Market

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Worklight Enters the Enterprise Facebook Market by Bill Ives December 20, 2007 at 11:40 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 Yes, there is an enterprise Facebook market. I got an email a few days ago from Worklight , Announcing WorkBook, “a Secured Facebook for the Enterprise. Now I am not knocking Workbook, in fact, I have been in favor of Facebook for the enterprise 2.0. Enterprise Rave 2.0

Collaborative Thinking: Enterprise 2.0: Culture Required?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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 Main | AIIM Completes Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0

News Updates (July 28, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Socialtext Appliance. Socialtext released an appliance edition of Signals, its micro-blogging product. Socialtext Microblogging Appliance provides security and control in a cost-contained package. Users can access Socialtext from a browser, and they can also use the free Socialtext Desktop application. Dion talks about the top 10 issues is adopting enterprise social computing , eg, #1 is lack of literacy about what social media even is. -

Enterprise 2.0 = Emergence Software | innovation Creators

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About Videos Whitepapers Enterprise 2.0 = Emergence Software October 10th, 2006 There is something very interesting happening in the field of enterprise technology. Ross Mayfield calls it Social Software in the Enterprise. Dion Hichtcliff calls it Enterprise Web 2.0. Most famously, Dr. Andrew McAfee of the Harvard Business School called it Enterprise 2.0 In McAfee’s article, Enterprise 2.0: Therefore it isn’t Enterprise 2.0.

Understanding Cisco's Collaboration Strategy (Part 3)

Collaborative Thinking

Enterprise Collaboration Platform. Does Cisco believe it is competing in the Enterprise 2.0 market with Microsoft, IBM, Jive, and others (Telligent, Socialtext, Atlassian…)? Tags: CiscoCollab Enterprise 2.0 The following is Part 3 of a series on today's announcement by Cisco. Clarifications & Questions. As the launch event and collaboration summit progress, additional information will be provided.

Connected Collaboration by Alan Lepofsky


It was shared in Slideshare by my good friend Alan Lepofsky , former IBM colleague, now with Director of Marketing at Socialtext , a couple of months ago, and it is one of those presentations whose incredibly accurate value is going to remain valid for a long while.