Intranets 2011 - I'm Keynoting, and Running a Workshop

Michael Sampson - Currents

Little did I know in mid-December that I would be invited to present a keynote and workshop at the upcoming Intranets 2011 conference in Sydney, in May 2011. He is the author of Seamless Teamwork (published by Microsoft Press), SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration and User Adoption Strategies.

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The FASTForward Blog » Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet by Bill Ives November 28, 2007 at 8:42 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 In my first post I referred to an article on their policy which I felt was somewhat mis-titled, Serena Software Adopts Facebook as Corporate Intranet , and said that they are not really going that far. Serena is really replacing its existing intranet with Facebook as a front end linked to a low-cost content management system behind the firewall.

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Doing Enterprise Social Media The Wrong Way

Michael Sampson - Currents

Today, one would be hard-pressed to find a business not providing a social networking platform, be it Yammer, Jive, offerings from Microsoft or IBM, or some type of homespun intranet. I saw an article last week about why CIOs are doing enterprise social media the wrong way. Just a few years ago, skepticism abounded over the place of enterprise social media.

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Melb Syd: social media marketing workshop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Before rushing in with press releases to be sent to bloggers or a ‘cool’ campaign, it’s important to find and evaluate various communities. If time/interest permits may cover overview of a Social Media Press Release – PR for bloggers and twitterers.

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News Updates (October 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration and the Intranet. A few analysts argue that the intranet is the natural home for collaboration tools. Intranet managers should not only incorporate UC tools -- video, wikis, blogs, micro-blogs, social networking, social bookmarking, document sharing -- into their intranets, they should also discourage practices that "undermine" the intranet, according to Toby Ward, CEO of Prescient Digital Media, a Toronto-based intranet consultancy.

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AvePoint Survey on Managing and Governing SharePoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

According to the survey, commissioned by AvePoint, leader in governance and infrastructure management solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, the platform is deployed to support a number of key business needs, including end-user collaboration (93%), document management (88.25%), intranet portals (79.75%) and project management (58.7%). AvePoint recently released the results of a survey about managing and governing SharePoint. Survey respondents were based in Europe.

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Overcoming Information Overload on the Web: Part 1: Too many sources, too many events.

Portals and KM

The Awareness Engine is a Web aggregation utility for anyone needing to maintain awareness of emerging events from the Internet and intranet.    She shared with us that despite the tools currently available to her to comb the Web and the press, she had not noticed the event she just discovered using the Awareness Engine. 

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Overcoming Information Overload on the Web: Part 2: Popularity Versus Temporal Correlation Ranking

Portals and KM

The Awareness Engine is a Web aggregation utility for anyone needing to maintain awareness of emerging events from the Internet and intranet.    It took one week after noticing the social event for the press to address the issue and make the announcement of Lou Dobbs’ resignation over his indiscretions towards the Latino community. 

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Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

These platforms can be used in intranets, extranets, or public communities. ThoughtFarmer (For Intranets) “Capture intellectual capital and strengthen workplace community with ThoughtFarmer social software for enterprise intranets.

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How Deloitte’s social network beat the isolation blues

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

County official breaks budget news on Twitter By Christine Kent Instead of calling a press conference, this executive announces budget shortfalls via tweets. TOOLKIT Intranet Overloaded, Underused? VIRTUAL CONFERENCE LIVE INTRANET TOURS Youll get an inside look at award-winning intranets from the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah, American Electric Power and Best Buy!

AIIM Industry Watch on Collaboration and Enterprise 2.0

Portals and KM

This supports the study from Toby Ward I recently posted on (see New Study Finds Social Media Becoming Mainstream on Corporate Intranet ). Would all those who find it easier to find information on their corporate intranet than the Web raise their hand. On the other hand, the study found that while almost all companies would not dream of sending out un-approved press releases or web pages, less than 1 in 5 have any sign-off procedures for blogs and forums.

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2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part Two

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series on an IBM social media press event I attended last week following part one posted yesterday. Audrey is a personalized news service that recommends news stories and blog posts to intranet users by leveraging their social network.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Plone is easy to set up, extremely flexible, and provides you with a system for managing web content that is ideal for project groups, communities, web sites, extranets and intranets.&# You can put the entire site behind a password or on an intranet as well.

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My Favorite Tweets for July 15 - 31 2010

Portals and KM

RT @ marciamarcia : Reading: Why traditional intranets fail today's knowledge workers [link]   Jul 24th. How To Write A Social Media Press Release [link]   Jul 22nd. Here is the twenty first in a series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information.    Some of these I did to link to things I found useful and others are RTs that I want to save for the same reason.

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Equilibrium MediaRich Digital Asset Management for SharePoint and Other Platforms

Portals and KM

Equilibrium offers a more comprehensive commercial product, the full MediaRich for Sharepoint, which has the same features offered by the Sharepoint freeware and the ability to turn on expanded API’s for for creating custom applications for web or intranet portal site.

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Contextual Collaboration - Qontext.com

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

About Contact Legal Sitemap Resources Press Releases Copyright © 2010-11 Qontext Inc.

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Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Elsua

And he has been getting lots of great press altogether over the course of time, too!

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Conversations With a Wonderful Client

Full Circle Associates

People seem more time-pressed, hurried and stressed. For one example, it was extremely easy to come up and finalize, with your help, a set of indicators that will help us in 2016 to measure progress on the effects of our new intranet, to be launched End of January.

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News Updates (June 23, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM Press announced the forthcoming availability of a new book on Lotus Connections, "IBM Lotus Connections: Planning and Implementing Social Software for Your Enterprise". Discussion about ThoughtFarmer , social intranet software. PleaseTech PleaseReview v4 Preview. PleaseTech is previewing version 4 of PleaseReview, its collaborative document authoring and reviewing application, at the DIA Annual Conference in San Diego this week.

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Wrap Up of 2nd Annual Community Manager Day: Voices Around the World #CMAD « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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Online Community Expert Interview: Rawn Shaw, IBM

Online Community Report

As a writer and journalist he has written or contributed to over 280 articles and 7 books, including his latest Social Networking for Business (Wharton School Press, 2010) released this January and available through Amazon and other bookstores and retailers.

Online Community Expert Interview: Rawn Shah, IBM

Online Community Report

As a writer and journalist he has written or contributed to over 280 articles and 7 books, including his latest Social Networking for Business (Wharton School Press, 2010) released this January and available through Amazon and other bookstores and retailers.

Online Community Expert Interview: Rawn Shah, IBM

Online Community Report

As a writer and journalist he has written or contributed to over 280 articles and 7 books, including his latest Social Networking for Business (Wharton School Press, 2010) released this January and available through Amazon and other bookstores and retailers.

Collaborative Thinking: Socialtext Releases SocialPoint

Collaborative Thinking

But the press release implies deeper architectural alignment. Sharepoint is the fastest growing server product in Microsofts history, a popular enterprise solution for collaboration, file sharing and intranets. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Blog Design Update | Main | Sametime 7.5

CollectiveX - Create a Groupsite for sharing and keeping your group connected!

John Tropea - Delicious Community

CollectiveX Home | Tour | Uses | Pricing | About | Instant Enterprise | Groupsites Directory | Login - Trish Stafford Director, Non-Profit Learn More - Glenn Moss Advertising Executive Learn More Create a Groupsite for Free Social Collaboration & Networking for Groups.

Facebook-like status updates coming to the office - San Jose Mercury News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The company intranet has long been a foundation of internal communications, but the new social enterprise software packages are designed to be less hierarchical, and to allow employees to search out and forge their own connections with co-workers.

Enterprise RSS - RRW Readers Speak Out

Collaborative Thinking

NewsGator is doing quite well with its SharePoint integration leaving Microsoft to focus on other more pressing things for SharePoint (perhaps improving its blog and wiki capabilities for a start.). Once CRM, DMS, Intranet and other proprietary system vendors thoroughly implement RSS functionality, it will get a big push. I am not a proponent of using consumer tools to access enterprise (intranet) feeds due to possible security and confidentiality reasons (e.g.,

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BroadBand Mechanics presents People Aggregator

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Contact | People Aggregator | Join now bringing social to software ™ home About us Platform Services Clients Press Social Networking, blogging, ID Hub, content management and an aggregation engine are all available in source code form or well host it for you - via a SaaS deal.

HP social network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Gerry McGovern, one of the world's foremost intranet experts, says these new social networks and searchable people directories may soon become the top draw of every corporate intranet. Participation is critical With harried employees pressed for time, asking them to create a profile page and engage in a social media network might not be an easy sell. HP also drives traffic to the site through word-of-mouth and intranet forum discussions.

Portals and KM: eProject – Enterprise 2.0 Collaborative Business Applications

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Portals and KM This blog shares ideas and hopes to generate discussion on enterprise 2.0, business blogs, web 2.0 and knowledge management to provide value to organizations through practical applications.

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Cisco on Collaboration: Know Your Enthusiasts & Laggards | Future Changes

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Enterprise Wiki General governance government information management innovation intranet KM Knowledge Management Links managing wiki growth patterns podcast Presentation sharing sharing knowledge Social Media Social Software students Teaching technology trends user generated content video Web2.0

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The Technology-Collaboration Disconnect - BusinessWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Bloomberg BusinessWeek Business Exchange Wednesday February 24, 2010 Home Blogs Columnists Economics Green Business In Your Face Money & Politics Newsletters The Debate Room Videos Whats Your Story?

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Vignette Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Resources Datasheet: Vignette Collaboration Portlet Library (156 KB) Datasheet: Vignette Collaboration (561 KB) Print Version Solutions Web Content Management Intranet Social Media Transactional Content Management Experience Optimization Rich Media and Video Solutions / Intranet / Site Map Contact Us Careers Legal Privacy © Vignette Corporation 2009

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Facilitating Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Bill has previously reported both on a major software developer, Serena, which has adopted Facebook to REPLACE their intranet (supporting 800 employees — the numbers can matter here) and WorkBook. The culture of 800 employees can be far more readily influenced, as a collective – particularly when replacing an intranet in total — than situations with the following: Thousands of employees.

Social Networks And Group Formation - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Read more at Going Social Now more about Shiv Stories by Shiv Singh Practical Strategies for Creating a Successful Intranet [1 Comment] Value-Driven Intranet Design [3 Comments] Making Knowledge Management Work on your Intranet [2 Comments] A Web 2.0 ACM Press: Chicago, Illinois.

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The AppGap " " illumio Transforms Its Interface to Better Match Functionality: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The RSS feeds can be blogs, wikis, mainstream press, etc. About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter UPCOMING WEBINAR: No Time, No Budget, Fewer People? 5 Big Ideas for getting all that work done.

The FASTForward Blog » Why the Future of Corporate Computing is ‘Informal’ : Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

FastFoward blogging colleague Bill Ives recently surfaced the role Facebook is playing as a corporate intranet. As Bill reports, Serena, a software company, is replacing its existing intranet with Facebook as a front end linked to a low-cost content management system behind the firewall: The 800-employee firm “is going through a major transition as they move from more traditional enterprise applications to web 2.0

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IBM developerWorks : Blogs : Community and social computing

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

IBM’s ETS cost $700k to develop and deploy across the worldwide intranet as a sidebar to a number of key web properties: traditional search engine results, top content pages, and web applications like the IBM internal social brainstorming tool, Thinkplace.

6 characteristics of a wiki champion

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Home About Work Clients Press Contact 21 days of wiki adoption 9rules adsense advertising analysis Apple ARG Atlassian AusWeb07 Barack Obama better meetings BlackBerry blip.tv

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Using social technologies to aid communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Hardly a radical democratization of information management – it sounds more like a traditional intranet portal stewarded by a small team from employee communications – actually more “Web 1.0!”

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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 and knowledge management to provide value to organizations through practical applications.

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Socialising in the workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

It’s part of the BBC’s central intranet site, Gateway, which includes a space for the corporation’s weekly internal magazine, Ariel, and a raft of social media – with the promise of more to come. Add Site to Favorites Add Page to Favorites Print Page Press (Ctrl+D) to add the page!

The Essence of Collaboration Is Selfishness - Gartner Blog Network

John Tropea - Delicious Community

For instance, when I did user research for building a new, more collaborative intranet years ago, believe me: I heard a lot of stories from all levels of organizations about Sharepoint, Jive, Socialtext, Yammer, MediaWiki, Newsgator, etc.) When people want to give an interview (and issue a press release) it is usually for something worthwhile saying and – in the government context – rather positive. Why Gartner. Analysts. Research. Events. Consulting. About. Sign In.

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