Collaborative Thinking: Social Networks Seem To Travel Well

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On April 1, the travel department plans to launch new functionality to enable travelers to post travel plans and set up internal meetings with other employees. Sabre has used Cubeless internally for about six months and said it has loaded more than 10,000 user profiles into the system.

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Collaborative Thinking: YouTube + Digg + Obama = YouBama

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Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « SproutBuilder: Making Widget Creation Easy | Main | Peter Saint-Andre on Presence » January 31, 2008 YouTube + Digg + Obama = YouBama So what if employees where to create a "place" on a corporate intranet and upload user-generated content that they captured ( through inexpensive tools ) related to some internal strategy, project, idea, etc., Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Collaborative Thinking: Networks Without Walls

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» February 11, 2008 Networks Without Walls I love the graphic - yes, I understand the security, identity, and other reasons why organizations are hesitant to bridge internal ("digital work") and external ("digital life") worlds but some level of federation/interoperability/data portability is inevitable - and its happening regardless of what employers try to dictate. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Understanding Cisco's Collaboration Strategy (Part 2)

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Secure inter-company: Boundary-less computing that allows internal and external collaboration across employees, partners, suppliers, and customers. Externalization trends are resulting in companies needed to collaborate as easily externally as they do today internally. Cisco Intercompany Media Engine (IME): simplifies high-definition audio and video across organizations (common user experience internally or externally).

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2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part One

Portals and KM

I was pleased to get this invitation as I have been covering IBM efforts in the space for a while (see for example my 2005 post - IBM’s Social Software Initiatives: Blogs, Wikis, Tagging, and More – Part One ). The work combines metadata with tagging and this is part of the social part.

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Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Real story In 2007 senior managers at an international engineering firm became increasingly concerned that the firm was gradually losing its engineering competency. So it was a good example of a global action, local action at the hospital and also internally coordinating those activities.

Collaborative Thinking: Time-out for a festival.

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The videos were posted on an internal "You-Tube" like site and then rated by the filmmakers peers and colleagues. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Software`s Culture Clash

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The portal might one day lead to the nascent internal social networking platform Schueller demoed, he says. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

Collaborative Thinking: Timeout For Something Different

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Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Collaborative Thinking: Cisco 2.0: Walking The Talk

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Prior to 2005, four internal councils with 50 members planned corporate strategies. Cisco produces more than 900 television-like broadcasts a month for internal and external use, and employees regularly tune in on their computers to learn about various aspects of the company.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

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need to leverage processes, ideas, best practices to leverage productivity - strong internal culture - very consistent IT - performance and reliability are key when selecting technology. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Collaborative Thinking: Integrating SharePoint And Confluence

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Along the way you will learn some of the internals of SharePoint 2007 web parts, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 enterprise search, and Microsoft Single Sign-on (SSO). Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

News Updates (November 2-6, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Xobni Enterprise includes a Web-based portal through which IT admins provision the app. From this portal, admins will have to click a check box to enable the Xobni Enterprise app to access Facebook, LinkedIn and the other social networks with which the plug-in connects. " More. combines wiki, blog, social tagging, discussion and social networking capabilities in a secure, scalable collaboration platform.

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Collaborative Thinking: WebEx Connect: Tough Decisions Ahead For Large Enterprises

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The challenge for large enterprises is that the strategy around how WebEx is used internally just got a lot tougher. But for internal adoption, it overlaps more and more with other solutions from IBM and Microsoft. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Collaborative Thinking: Build Your Companys Receptor Capacity

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I would imagine that organizations that are more porous (in terms of external connections to customers, partners, suppliers and other knowledge/information sources) are better positioned to achieve a higher RC than those that are closed environments (internalized).

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Collaborative Thinking: Adobe Expands Acrobat Family with New Acrobat Connect Product Line

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It seems that the press release attempts to position the entry-level hosted offering as a tool for internal employees. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Collaborative Thinking: Blogging Without Permission

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If you openly participate in a variety of causes, or advocate positions that might become a concern of your employer, then there are potential risks and consequences (some of which do indeed seem to border on the absurd - in the article, it is alleged that an intern was terminated for writing about her positive job experiences on a password-protected journal). Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Collaborative Thinking: XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter)

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The "UI" for the the example service is a Linux administration tool for browsing XMPP protocol internals. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere | Main | OLPC in NYC » February 04, 2008 XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) Via Slashdot : Interesting article, follow the citation link for screen shots of the implementation.

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: IBM Research - Glimpsing The Future

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You simply cannot make an global assumption that defacto internal sharing is better in some way than external. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Chess Match | Main | Why Is Social Software So Important?

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Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Real story In 2007 senior managers at an international engineering firm became increasingly concerned that the firm was gradually losing its engineering competency. So it was a good example of a global action, local action at the hospital and also internally coordinating those activities.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

technologies – blogs, wikis, discussion groups, social networking, podcasts, RSS, tagging, photos, videos, mapping, etc. SixApart “Extends blogging and social media platform to user-generated content in internal and external communities.

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Collaborative Thinking: Socializing At Work - No Longer A Waste Of Time

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Establishing a more participatory culture across internal and external stakeholders is essential for enabling the level of workforce agility and resiliency necessary for organizations to continuously innovate and grow. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Collaborative Thinking: Why Is Social Software So Important?

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In many ways, business strategists are entering an age of Copernican enlightenment regarding the need to transform industrial-age management practices and the manner in which the organization communicates, shares information and collaborate; both internally and externally.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I am not an IT manager, nor would I say my main competence is in portals and intranets. Most professional information architects & librarians suggest a mix of controlled vocabulary and open tagging.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Does everything have to happen in one place (via something like a portal) or can it be spread about the net a bit?

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: What Ill Be Looking For

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Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Will It Take A Youthquake To Re-Tool The Enterprise? Main | Modern managers are all the same - Telegraph » January 17, 2008 Lotusphere 2008: What Ill Be Looking For My focus next week at IBMs Lotusphere event will concentrate on two areas: social computing and unified communications.

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Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I am not an IT manager, nor would I say my main competence is in portals and intranets. Most professional information architects & librarians suggest a mix of controlled vocabulary and open tagging.

Can you find the people you need? | Jon Mell - Web 2.0 ideas and strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

roi wiki adoption wiki roi wikis wisdom of crowds Blogroll A Portal to a Portal AppleInsider Caspar Craven Colin Mooney Collaboration Matters! Possibly related posts: How to finish an Instant Message conversation ROI of tagging Principles of wiki and Enterprise 2.0

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IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

a problem with our internal intranet search was fixed because of a blog entry). That night, I pinged (IM’ed) David and asked him to start tagging all his Cognos peeps’ profiles with “cognos”.

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Collaborative Thinking: Getting Started With Web Conferencing

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Furthermore, webcasting can be used for online shows/tradeshows, product launches, internal communications and other usages. Some verticals, like distance learning and internal meetings, can benefit from the rich experience that comes with lots of features -- polling, whiteboarding, chat, video, VoIP, etc., Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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

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So a good way to look at it would be "these functions are as if my own internal IT team built them" If you take that approach - then you might be very happy to deploy these extensions and improve what Microsoft delivered out of the box. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

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Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

As a spreadsheet it was too cumbersome so it was turned into a expert system interview tool with advice at the end on potential tools including internal availability, resources, critical success factors, etc. Just internal? Internal plus trusted parties?

Vignette Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaborative portals Vignette Collaboration integrates with Vignette Portal, both for internal and external deployments. Uses out-of-the-box portlets to expose all Vignette Collaboration features into Portal-driven applications, where they can be combined with third party applications and services.

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Open Source Social Network Software List

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This features many state of the art social network functions including user profiles, user tagging, matching and discovery based on quirky tag combinations, group activities such as weekly photo contests and blog questions, an event calendar, RSS feeds for everything, etc. Ospo is an opensource social portal project.

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study " Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Richard Dennison, BT ’s Internal Programme Manager, tells the story. In August 2006, approval was given for all internal activity, but the main stumbling block was whether or not to let BT people blog externally about the company and their work.

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study « Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Richard Dennison, BT ’s Internal Programme Manager, tells the story. In August 2006, approval was given for all internal activity, but the main stumbling block was whether or not to let BT people blog externally about the company and their work.

Collaborative Thinking: Building a Culture of Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

HR has a clear role to play in that endeavor, says Bob Armacost, national knowledge leader at KPMG International, a Swiss cooperative whose members provide audit, tax and advisory services. Tagging Community

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Networking (?) With Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Portals. Tagging. This situation can influence decision-making - people may prefer to evolve with Microsoft over the next couple of years as they figure this space out - especially for internal deployments. Even in some internal situations, strategists looking for purposeful applications are receptive to specialized vendors when they need targeted community or social network platforms for alumni, retiree, professional support, talent management, or recruiting solutions.

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infoarch: Crafting Collaboration with Stigmergy

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

infoarch About my experiencesas an information architect Tuesday, October 14, 2008 Crafting Collaboration with Stigmergy Its been a while since I bumped into a PhD thesis on mass collaboration. The Wikinomics blog pointed to it.

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Collaborative Thinking: Analysis Of Social Networks: Telling Old Stories In New Ways

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

1977: Barry Wellman , Wellman founded the International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSA) which helped bring a fragmented collection of different disciplines (e.g., Tagging Community

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IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

2 The Jams were followed in 2005 by the creation of the ThinkPlace * internal Web site, developed by the CIO (chief information officer) team, where employees can post innovative ideas, get feedback from their colleagues, or sign up to help develop these ideas. In support of the innovation process we decided to open up access to our infrastructure and provide support, without charge, to any internal innovator.

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Publishing Enterprise Content To Facebook

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Leading international thinkers to discuss the application of Web 2.0 This major industry gathering is offering delegates the chance to review the latest international thinking and debate on Web 2.0, Tagging Community

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infoarch: Collaborative Thinking: Communication (and Coordination?) in a Modern, Complex Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

To open the proverbial “black box&# and begin to reveal the internal wiring of the firm, this paper presents a detailed, descriptive analysis of the network of communications among members of a large, structurally, functionally, geographically, and strategically diverse firm (hereafter, “BigCo&# ).&# infoarch About my experiencesas an information architect Thursday, August 14, 2008 Collaborative Thinking: Communication (and Coordination?)

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