Social Network Analysis in the public sector

Collaborative Thinking

Interesting application of SNA re: collaboration, transparency, etc. . SAP Innovation: Social Networking at the Service of the French Public Sector | SAP Web 2.0. Alexis Naibo of the SAP BusinessObjects Innovation Center gave a demonstration of the SNA technology, explaining how it can import data from a wide variety of sources including internal business applications, corporate databases, and external interfaces. Demonstration Site: Social Network Analyzer demo.

X-RIME: Hadoop based large scale social network analysis

Collaborative Thinking

Earlier this year I added to this post: Social Graph Engines (Updated). Below are some other interesting efforts: X-RIME: Hadoop based large scale social network analysis. Today's Internet-based social network sites possess huge user communities. A key enabler for this is a cost efficient solution for social data management and social network analysis (SNA). This makes them hard to optimize and hard to use for SNA users.

Leading from the Bottom

Governance in a Networked World

Over a decade and a half of Social Network Analysis (SNA) studies has highlighted to us just how embedded this model is within organisations, though clearly the degree of hierarchical compliance does vary significantly across industries.

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Did Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Really get it Wrong in Banning "Work from Home"?

Governance in a Networked World

Principally, my upcoming presentation at the Social Business Forum 2014 in Milan at the beginning of July is one. I’ve been presenting at the Open Knowledge social business forums since the very first one in 2008 held in Varese and pioneering what was then called Enterprise 2.0.

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Did Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Really get it Wrong in Banning "Work from Home"?

Governance in a Networked World

Principally, my upcoming presentation at the Social Business Forum 2014 in Milan at the beginning of July is one. I’ve been presenting at the Open Knowledge social business forums since the very first one in 2008 held in Varese and pioneering what was then called Enterprise 2.0.

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Overlapping communities by multiple group membership: quantum behavior in social networks

Bas Rues

In social network analysis, a network often looks quite simple, when you zoom in to a certain section. These networks are often visualized as a snapshot in time for sake of simplicity, and more often than not are overly simplified for readability purposes.

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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. Much as ONA/SNA practitioners would like it to be otherwise, our discipline never went mainstream to the extent that the method and its uses are well known. Rather than attach my write-up as an addendum, he (social media guru that he is) published it as a blog on his Information Architected site.

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.

Social Analysis in Progress…

Net-Map Toolbox

Eva Schiffer : An interesting use of Net-Map going on in Tunisia, analyzing stakeholder networks in groundwater management. Originally posted on BirAlNas : One of the most important aspects of the Bir Al-Nas approach is the integration of social analysis into hydrogeochemical and hydrogeological investigations. Said in other words: a Stakeholder Analysis.

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Another Example Of Facebook Integration

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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

System of Systems

Elsua

Well, earlier on today, I had one of those wonderful serendipitous knowledge discoveries, as I bumped into one of the latest IBM’s Smarter Planet YouTube videos, that I am sure you are going to enjoy quite a bit, specially, if you are into networks.

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Unified Communications & Collaboration Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

New: Ericsson integrating with Sametime - click on a name and start a call and then move call into a conference, onto a mobile phone or traditional phone, etc. New: NEC also integrating its telephony server with Sametime. Nortel will see and integrate Sametime as well.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Chess Match

Collaborative Thinking

So far, there are not of lot of details out yet but the social computing keynote is tomorrow morning so I expect more information to come out then. That said, the social computing capabilities within MOSS 2007 out-of-the-box are not comparable with best of breed tools from specialized vendors.

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Year-End Thoughts On Social Media, Social Networking Social Analytics

Collaborative Thinking

& Social Software (Part 3). & Social Software (Part 2). & Social Software. While a lot of my research agenda and client interactions focused on collaboration and Enterprise 2.0 / social software during 2009, the most sizeable amount of time and energy for me this year was spent on social media, social networking, and social analytics (externally as well as internally). Social Media. One Way To Look At Social Computing.

Organising Knowledge » Information Sharing Isn’t Data Management

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Information Sharing Isn’t Data Management From Dale Meyerrose, US associate director of national intelligence, this clearly stated piece about the importance of an integrated metadata strategy for the enterprise.

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Green Chameleon » Who Makes Policy?

Green Chameleon

One of the key enablers in organisation-wide KM implementations is having your policies relating to information management, records management, IT security, privacy, knowledge sharing, etc, all integrated and aligned with each other.

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Community mapping with Kumu: making sense of your community network

Making CommunitySense

Communities are the building blocks of collaboration in today’s networked organizations. To make and share the maps, I use Kumu , a powerful tool for network visualization, analysis, and sharing. Collaborative sensemaking.

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KM World 2014: Some Useful Workshops

Portals and KM

They include: Susan Scrupski, Change Agents Worldwide, Joachim Stroh, Change Agents Worldwide, Jon Husband, Techno-Anthropologist, Wirearchy, Catherine Shinners, Founder, Merced Group, and Carrie Young, Talk Social To Me. The Future is already here and evenly distributed among the global members of the Change Agents Worldwide (CAWW) network. KM World 2014 will be held in Washington DC at the Grand Hyatt from November 4 to 7. It is great event.

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

21st Century Organization

From "Social" to Tapping Streams Last year every booth brandished a "We've Added Social" announcement, usually in the form of micro-blogging or deeper member profiles. Events Industry change Innovation Social Networks Social Tools Web 2.0

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Collaborative Thinking: New Additions To My Bookshelf

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Videos from ODC 2008 | Main | Organizational Effectiveness » February 22, 2008 New Additions To My Bookshelf In addition to the book by Rob Cross (The Hidden Power of Social Networks) and Kilduff (Social Networks and Organizations) - both of which I finished a while ago - I am now busy reading some additional books on the topic.

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Understanding Cisco's Collaboration Strategy (Part 4)

Collaborative Thinking

blogs, wikis, tags, bookmarks, communities, and social networking). As Cisco moves more broadly into social computing (e.g., social networking), a more clear strategy as to where Cisco is going with identity needs to come through more strongly. The intersect between identity and social networking is critical to understand (e.g., relationships, social identity, social roles). Social Networking & Collaboration

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Collaborative Thinking: The Value Of Being A "Generalist"

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Tag Clouds: Patterns As Well As Folksonomy | Main | Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere » February 04, 2008 The Value Of Being A "Generalist" What does it take to be "good at everything but nothing in particular"?

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Green Chameleon » Wisdom - The Question for Every 64-Year Old

Green Chameleon

Wisdom arose during the 8th and final stage of psychosocial development which is “ego integrity over despair&#. Only in the last 3 decades has it received attention from social scientists. She identified 3 general aspects of human activity that were central to wisdom – the acquisition of knowledge (cognitive) and the analysis of that information (reflective), filtered thru the emotions (affective).

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Collaborative Thinking: Time-out for a festival.

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Another Example Of Video In The Classroom | Main | Unlocking the DNA of the Adaptable Workforce » March 11, 2008 Time-out for a festival.

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Collaborative Thinking: Facebook on "60 Minutes"

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Integrating SharePoint And Confluence | Main | Will It Take A Youthquake To Re-Tool The Enterprise? I was expecting some discussion of digital media, social sites and youth for instance.

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Collaborative Thinking: Google FeedServer

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Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere Subscribe to Collaborative Thinking Add me to your TypePad People list Archives May 2010 April 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 More.

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Community vs. Social Network - Lithosphere Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Lithosphere Community Sign In Forums Up 24 Comments Community vs. Social Network MikeW (Lithium Guru) Jun 6 Labels: Cyber Anthropology Social Media Michael Wu, Ph.D. is Lithiums Principal Scientist of Analytics, digging into the complex dynamics of social interaction and online communities. Since 2008, “ social media ” has become a heavily-used buzz word in the corporate world. The question is “what is social media?” Each person has one social network.

Collaborative Thinking: The Sociability Of Social Media

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Enterprise 2.0 But if it could work, then can sociability of social media be broken down even further - can we express it in some notion of states, phases, etc.

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Thinking Networks for better innovation - Clattering Thoughts

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social Media, technology. If you want to be creative, be in a network. The first problem is a failure to exploit expertise at an organization’s disposal, the second is an inability to reshape the networks in ways that create value and open new markets.

Collaborative Thinking: Getting People On The Same Page

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « March Madness: That Time Of Year Again.

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Collaborative Thinking: Blogging Shoulder To Shoulder

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Of bread, butter, cheese, and mousetraps. Main | March Madness: That Time Of Year Again.

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Collaborative Thinking: Unlocking the DNA of the Adaptable Workforce

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Time-out for a festival.

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Collaborative Thinking: Organizational Effectiveness

Collaborative Thinking

Achieving tangible business benefits with social computing By collecting and sharing the knowledge scattered throughout departments, companies can better leverage this collective intelligence within the enterprise.

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Collaborative Thinking: Videos from ODC 2008

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Augmenting Search Via Tags & Bookmarks | Main | New Additions To My Bookshelf » February 22, 2008 Videos from ODC 2008 Some entertaining videos from the Microsoft Office Developer Conference.

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Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft UC (OCS) Presentations and Demos

Collaborative Thinking

Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere Subscribe to Collaborative Thinking Add me to your TypePad People list Archives May 2010 April 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 More.

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Collaborative Thinking: Burton Group Catalyst Speaker Submissions

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Wikis, Sensemaking & Advocacy | Main | Social Networking: For Better Or Worse?

Collaborative Thinking: Social Networking: For Better Or Worse?

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Burton Group Catalyst Speaker Submissions | Main | Blogging Without Permission » February 15, 2008 Social Networking: For Better Or Worse?

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Collaborative Thinking: Innovation Has Its Own Personality

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Novell Acquires SiteScape - Will It Make A Difference?

Collaborative Thinking: Its All About Protecting The Member? Or, "How I Was Sold Out For 25 Cents".

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Societal & Economic Factors Establish IT Context | Main | Info 2.0: Sign up for virtually any social network these days, and youll be asked if you want to upload your contacts.

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Collaborative Thinking: Yahoo! + Nokia?

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Networks Without Walls | Main | Marketwire Unveils Social Media 2.0

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Collaborative Thinking: Marketwire Unveils Social Media 2.0

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Yahoo! Main | Societal & Economic Factors Establish IT Context » February 12, 2008 Marketwire Unveils Social Media 2.0 Social Media 2.0 Social Media 2.0

Collaborative Thinking: OLPC in NYC

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) | Main | Are Old-Tech Companies In Search Of A Fountain of Youth?

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Collaborative Thinking: What A Yahoo! Acquisition Might Mean To Microsoft

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Enterprises Not One Dimensional - Technology Not the Only Influence on the Future Enterprise | Main | Tag Clouds: Patterns As Well As Folksonomy » February 01, 2008 What A Yahoo!

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