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IBM Verse – It’s Here

Michael Sampson - Currents

A couple of weeks ago IBM released the first set of trial accounts for IBM Verse , its new Watson-powered email system for enterprises and individuals.

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Moving Beyond “Collaboration” Meaning Video and Calling: Cisco Partners with Jive

Michael Sampson - Currents

Interestingly, while there was a role in my framework for presence and instant messaging (Pillar 5), and real-time screen sharing for co-authoring / co-editing (Pillar 2), there was not a distinct pillar for video meetings and other types of real-time interaction. Details on pricing were not immediately available. Really?

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IBM Connections Conversations - 2: Overview of Next Release

Portals and KM

To this end IBM has made its Connections activity stream open to third party apps. After covering Connections 3.0  

Jive SBS Structure Best Practices, Part 1 » Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Community

—– There are generally two approaches to creating an initial Jive SBS structure: emergent , and prescribed. Conference! Thanks!

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

with IBM Connections. George and I both use IBM Connections. I am typing a question directly on Georges profile board in IBM Connections.

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Facebook - For Sharing, or a Digital Popularity Contest?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Teens said they regularly use Facebook’s chat functionalities, yet save their best sharing for other sites. Creative status updates and personal musings are sent to Tumblr and Twitter, which allow users a degree of anonymity and the flexibility to connect with people who share their interests, rather than their location or homeroom.

Collaboration Loop - Jive Software Launches New Edition of Clearspace X

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If done correctly, there is opportunity to grow market share and strengthen your brand and its positioning. Culture Google IBM Knowledge Management M&A Mashups Micro-blogging Microsoft Miscellaneous Mobility Movers and Shakers Office 2.0 Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Crowdsourcing the Enterprise 2.0 Conference this June. experts.

My Favorite Tweets for October 15 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

the #ibm100 issue of the #IBM Journal of R&D is out! IBM Seeks Bigger Stake In Big-Data Analytics [link]. RT @lehawes : RT @DowBrook : Forbes - Sequoia & Kleiner Perkins are each investing an additional $20M in #Jive. I spot tested the reduced shortened urls and they all should work. I hope this is also useful for you. 

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

They will also need to have integrated with functions such as project/task management, file sharing, and web conferencing. File Sharing Vendors.

Connected - IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Connected Search Archives IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English Edit: I used to be the IBM Lotus Connections Technical Evangelist.

Avoid Profile Potpourri

Collaborative Thinking

Each of these vendors (IBM, Jive, Microsoft) have profile modules. perhaps based on hCard). .

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Three Masterclasses Coming Up in Australia

Michael Sampson - Currents

I''m running three public masterclasses while I''m in Australia: Doing Business with IBM Connections on August 27 in Sydney. The masterclass is for people at organisations using Microsoft SharePoint, Jive, IBM Connections, NewsGator, and other similar tools. Doing Business with IBM Connections Masterclass: Sydney.

Enterprise 2.0 Conference – What to Expect – The Pre-Event


Continuing further with that series of blog posts I mentioned yesterday I would be sharing during the course of this week on the upcoming Enterprise 2.0

Share2011 - Keynote: Building a Robust Framework for Social Networking at Work (Ramin Mobasseri, eBay)

Michael Sampson - Currents

over the past decade, a range of new social tools have emerged - for sharing content with others. Key ideas: - why enterprise social networking?

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Clay Shirky on Institutions vs. Collaboration – Business 2.0


It takes their natural propensity to connect, to share, to add value and extends it in the same way the internet extends our access to information. "

Portals and KM: illumio – a Smart Content Filter that also offers Enhanced Collaboration and Content Sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Portals and KM This blog shares ideas and hopes to generate discussion on enterprise 2.0, business blogs, web 2.0 or enterprise 2.0 illumio.

News Updates (October 21, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jive Gets $12 Million. Jive took $12 million of Series B funding from Sequoia Capital. IBM Client for Smart Work. Leopard) and 10.6

My AppFusions Blog Posts for September and October 2012

Portals and KM

AppFusions provides application integration connectors for a variety of vendors such as Atlassian , IBM , Jive , iRise , Box , GoogleDocs , Dropbox , UserVoice , Alfresco , and more in the hopper. They Why Knowledge Sharing is Important. As I mentioned at the beginning of the month, I am working with the AppFusions.

My Reviews of the Collaboration Platforms on the Recent Forrester Wave™

Portals and KM

It found that “Microsoft and IBM Lotus led the pack based on the breadth of functionality in their offerings. Atlassian, Jive Software, Socialtext, and Traction Software all approach the market with strong social networking capabilities. Jive Software – Enterprise 2.0 I have seen the full report and it appears quite useful.

News Updates (December 11, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM Cloud Computing Lab. IBM announced a new lab in Hong Kong, focused on IBM's cloud computing portfolio. " IBM said Thursday that it opened a research lab in Hong Kong dedicated to developing products and services for the cloud computing market. Jive vs MindTouch. Lotus for Online Document Collaboration.

Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Dion Hinchcliffe Mobile RSS Email Alerts Comments Share Print Facebook Twitter Recommend Digg Email Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Reddit Home / News & Blogs / Enterprise Web 2.0 Definitely share your continued experiences here when you can and thanks for stopping by to comment. Microsoft Office Green tech Enterprise Web 2.0 effort?

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News Updates (October 29, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jive Social Business Software 4.0. Jive announced Version 4.0 Jive SBS 4.0 The enhancements and new capabilities in Jive SBS 4.0 Jive extends SBS further out into the marketplace, deep into the enterprise, wide across the firewall, and out on the road. See Jive Mobile. IBM Collaboration Center in India.

Social Software Market Keeps Growing

Portals and KM

A number of large and small companies are making big bets on social business through acquisitions like Microsft’s purchase of Yammer and IBM’s extensive acquisition strategy (see IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce ). " Tops by far was IBM with $105.4 million).    

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes: Three Approaches to Social Computing Platforms

Green Chameleon

It had a large software firm - Microsoft (Lawrence Liu) a small firm - Jive (Sam Lawrence), a custom effort, - Sabre for travel (John Samuel), and a company that includes consulting and software, nGenera. Jive - we have 2500 clients, 15% of Fortune 500 use our products. Jive 1. they also owns Travelocity). Sabre - hosted.

Communicating Diagonally: New Value Pathways via Enterprise Social Networking?

Governance in a Networked World

A lot can happen to an intended message as it makes this tortuous path, often resulting in a poor communication result.

Understanding Cisco's Collaboration Strategy (Part 3)

Collaborative Thinking

Show And Share. Does Cisco believe that it is now competing in the portal market with Microsoft, IBM, Oracle? Does Cisco believe that it is now competing in the content management market with Microsoft, IBM, Oracle as well best-of-breed vendors like EMC? The following is Part 3 of a series on today's announcement by Cisco.

The Social Organization: Social Media is not Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Social Media certainly do not create the shared values that are required for people to share (knowledge, experience, support, whatever) in a community.

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Turning Instant Messaging and Presence Upside-Down & Inside-Out

Collaborative Thinking

Right now, enterprise instant messaging is dominated by IBM and Microsoft. IBM and Microsoft). Presence is also dominated by IBM and Microsoft. That position will still go to IBM and Microsoft. What if social messaging tools have real-time collaborative options for sharing screens, or whiteboards?

Social Software Gaining Greater Traction with the Enterprise and Vendors Respond

Portals and KM

features such as blogs, Wikis, and RSS feeds, Finally 28% said they are using a collaboration platform to facilitate sharing of documents and other content with their external partners and customer and 20% are not using a collaborative platform. Forrester’s Rob Koplowitz writes that 2010 will be a defining year for enterprise 2.0  

News Updates (February 27, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jive vs IBM vs Socialtext. Jon puts Jive Clearspace, Lotus Connections and Socialtext through their paces. " The three leaders in this space are Jive Clearspace, Lotus Connections and Socialtext. Eric outlines three KM-related benefits for using Twitter: " It lowers resistance to sharing information. KMWorld 2009.

Cisco WebEx Connect Questions

Collaborative Thinking

More partnerships - perhaps with Jive or other white label/hosted social/community platforms vendors. Maybe the hosted version of Jive Clearspace? WebEx Connect includes document sharing but how far will it support lifecycle functions (check-in/out, version contorl, archival, records management)? Tooling. Productivity tools?

Understanding Cisco's Collaboration Strategy (Part 4)

Collaborative Thinking

Additionally, the two dominant vendors in the space (IBM, Microsoft) have successfully fought off challengers for decades. Developers have been an integral part of IBM’s and Microsoft’s success in the collaboration market. vendors (namely Jive) and must articulate a strategy concerning communities and social networking. trends.

From Enterprise 2.0 Boston To Catalyst San Diego: Enterprise Social Networking Workshop

Collaborative Thinking

event itself soon but wanted to share Bill's summary and remind folks that it's still not too late to sign-up for Burton Group's Catalyst conference in San Diego July 27-31. IBM Lotus Connections, Jive Software, and Microsoft Office SharePoint Server). social circle at the conference. I'll get around to some thoughts on E2.0

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Atlassian Confluence “Confluence is an enterprise wiki that makes it easy for your team to collaborate and share knowledge. technologies.

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Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software (Part 2)

Collaborative Thinking

does not address all patterns of communication, information sharing, and collaboration. In my last post, Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 &

News Updates (March 10, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jive Social Business Software 3.0. Jive announced version 3.0 In addition to rolling out new features, Jive has gotten rid of the confusing Clearspace and Clearspace Community names for its products; now it’s all just Social Business Software. We will discuss tools and techniques, share learnings, and hear case examples.

Understanding Cisco's Collaboration Strategy (Part1)

Collaborative Thinking

Video is a competency Cisco can claim as its unique heritage compared to Microsoft and IBM as well. IBM, Microsoft) as well as up-and-coming new entrants (e.g., Jive). The following is Part 1 of a series on today's announcement by Cisco. What is driving Cisco into the collaboration market? In some ways, it had no choice.

News Updates (June 25, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Based on sharing permissions defined in SharePoint, multiple users can collaboratively work on documents/spreadsheets/presentations real-time.

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

Collaborative Thinking

Interesting comment below regarding a little debate between Sam Lawrence of Jive Software and Lawrence Liu of Microsoft regarding the recent SharePoint conference. You could run out to CodePlex and try some of the solutions that have been created within that shared source environment (such as the Community Kit). Microsoft Office (e.g.,

Presence Is Too Important To Leave To UC Vendors

Collaborative Thinking

Cisco, IBM, Microsoft). highlights an activity that someone has decided to share in a public or semi-public manner (e.g., old school???