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Migrating to OneDrive for Business – or Not

Michael Sampson - Currents

It’s really a different approach, instead of navigating everywhere you go to your “OneDrive” (get it?) Microsoft Office 365

Giving Up on Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

In an article that’s almost four years old, Matt Gervais talked about five reasons Exchange shops delay Office 365 migrations. Consider (again, this is from 2012): (AnonymousUser, 3 August 2012) “ We have migrated to Office 365. What I found most interesting, however, was the comment section to the article.

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Giving Up on Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

In an article that’s almost four years old, Matt Gervais talked about five reasons Exchange shops delay Office 365 migrations. Consider (again, this is from 2012): (AnonymousUser, 3 August 2012) “ We have migrated to Office 365. What I found most interesting, however, was the comment section to the article.

2016 51

September Wrap-Up Community Builder Chat: Online, Offline, and Migration


Question 1 : asked about migrating a community from one tool to another, specifically from listservs to a website/forum. Tonight was the 2nd monthly Community Builder chat ; and I had a great time! There was some really rich conversation with lots of great ideas shared and best practices recommended. Get the full transcript here! Pipes).

Simple Tips to Make Content Migration Less Painful


Content migration is notoriously hard, time-consuming, and let's face it, not much fun. Start Early. Forget the site, focus on the content. Use the "Big Board

Simple Tips to Make Content Migration Less Painful - The Content Wall


Let's face it, content migration is notoriously hard and time-consuming. Justin is leading NCSHA's current content migration to a new web site that we've been helping them build. He had created "The Content Wall" - a central place in the office to help coordinate content editors during the migration process.


YouTube, Gmail, Google Places are Dead, Long Live Google Plus

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

One quick way to convince Business to migrate to Google Plus business pages is to bring all their customer channels together. Suddenly 1.5

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Office 365 at Atkins

Michael Sampson - Currents

When I was putting the finishing touches on Re-Imagining Productive Work with Office 365 , Microsoft announced a flurry of new customer signups.

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Share2011 - On the Exhibition Floor with AvePoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

There is also a connector for file shares, for auto-migration from a file share into a SharePoint document library. Conference Notes

Best Upsell is Education #Dropbox #marketing

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I would probably migrate across to Dropbox but I’d have to y’know look up how to do it. I pay about 100 bucks a year for Dropbox.

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Beezy Integrates Yammer and SharePoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

With the new Beezy integration, all content and conversations within existing Yammer communities are displayed within SharePoint through Beezy´s UI without having to perform a migration of these Yammer communities. It hasn’t been a speedy integration. will be displayed in SharePoint through Beezy´s newsfeed.

My Favorite Tweets for April 15 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

RT @ outstart : RT @ bduperrin : Corporate Microblogging Helps Employees Migrate Work Conversations Online - [link]. RT @ outstart : RT @ bduperrin : Corporate Microblogging Helps Employees Migrate Work Conversations Online - [link]. I spot tested the reduced shortened urls and they all should work. I hope this is also useful for you. 

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Adoption Strategy for Office 365 at Merck

Michael Sampson - Currents

When employees received their Office update and especially when they were migrated from Lotus Notes to Outlook, the change agents were there to answer questions. They were available to answer questions after the initial migration, and will be used going forward as the new tools translate into new approaches. IBM, WebEx).

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Notes on “Deployment of SharePoint 2013 document, records and collaboration solution at AUT” (Alan Marshall, Stephen McWilliams, Shelley Tasele)

Michael Sampson - Currents

content migration? The file system / folder structure was tidied up before migration. Four campuses across Auckland. major challenges? (a)

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News Roundup – Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014

Michael Sampson - Currents

“ Metalogix Migrates to Office 365 … Metalogix released tools to help organizations shift to Office 365 , with support for email, files, and SharePoint. Metalogix has expanded its best of breed suite of content and collaboration tools with the announcement of Email Migrator 3.0 and Content Matrix 7.0,

2014 42

Complexity and movements change culture

Chris Corrigan

Ideological movements try to coalesce activities and people along a line towards a fixed end state. Movements are messy, complex and organic.

2016 29

The Art of the Possible in London – with Automated Intelligence, Microsoft UK, and Others

Michael Sampson - Currents

Two weeks ago I was in London, Utrecht and Brussels for various events. Simon Cole, CTO of Automated Intelligence, went next.

2016 25

Looking at the Social Enterprise with eXo CEO Benjamin Mestrallet

Portals and KM

Benjamin said he is seeing a migration from work communication through email to activity streams.   I find this migration interesting and encouraging. I also know that this migration can be difficult for some who are very used to email. First, a bit about eXo. Their new release, eXo Platform 3.0, You can manage web sites.

Four Ways to Improve Our Online Emotional Intelligence

Alchemy of Change

As human beings, we’re born with a built-in ability to make sense of very subtle social signals from other people. Absolutely. Think

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Should You Move Your Email To The Cloud?

Portals and KM

For this reason companies are moving to the “big bang” all at once approach to migration. Migration costs tend to run about.5 The use of communities and employee evangelists can reduce migration costs. I am attending Forrester's Content & Collaboration Forum 2011. I am already one of them. This session focused on email.

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My Notes from 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: CIO Keynote Panel

Portals and KM

David asked about the legacy migration challenge. Migration should be delayed when necessary. Tasos said it does not pay off to migrate legacy apps. Here are my notes from session of the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium session: CIO Keynote Panel -?The The Evolving CIO Role in Cloud and Mobile Computing Environment. Christie ,?CIO

2011 30

Intranets 2015 in Sydney

Michael Sampson - Currents

What was less good was that the technology underpinning all that work has been discontinued by the vendor (Cisco Social / Cisco Quad), with no migration path to anything else from that vendor (although the vendor has partnered with Jive). Last week I was in Sydney for the fifth annual Intranets conference, hosted by Step Two. Social Event.

2015 41

NetDocuments and Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

There is a growing ecosystem of add-on tools for Office 365, for tasks such as initial migration, ongoing management, delegated administration, backup email flow, and security and compliance, among others. In brief, the benefits of staying native include lower IT complexity, lower cost, and an easier environment to manage.

2016 19

Collaboration and Culture Analytics: Answering Key Questions During a Merger or Acquisition

Michael Sampson - Currents

Does the acquired firm simply migrate their tenant to the tenant of the acquiring firm? Measuring culture is not straightforward.

2016 21

eXo Provides Cloud Workspaces to Enable Flexible Social Intranets

Portals and KM

For even more complex integrations, Cloud Workspaces-based sites can be easily migrated from the eXo cloud to a deployment of eXo Platform 3.5

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(Intranets2011) "Sharing Ownership of Collaboration - Creating a SharePoint Community at QUT" - Natalie Ryan, QUT

Michael Sampson - Currents

Had to run the SharePoint migration project. Natalie is the Information Management Coordinator at Queensland University of Technology.

A Complex Predicament: How Our Energy, Economic and Ecological Systems are Connected (repost)

How to Save the World

massive numbers of climate change refugees, migrating (mostly north) thousands of miles in search of lands that are still habitable and arable.

2016 14

Communities & Technologies finally meeting Community Informatics

Making CommunitySense

Migration, urbanization, depopulation : how can technologies strengthen sense of community? I’m currently in Siegen, Germany.

2014 34

You Arent The Boss of Me! Reactance and Rules

Evolving Web

Since they were not involved in the decision for agile migration, or see themselves as direct beneficiaries of the new rules, they push back.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: IBM Social Business Partners

Portals and KM

Meetrix supports the migration of unified communications solutions from their traditional premises-based deployment to centralized cloud environments.

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What Does It Actually Mean to Offer a "Platform"? - Reconsidering the SharePoint Decision

Michael Sampson - Currents

Earlier in the week, I pointed to some Microsoft material from last year that talked about "the partner opportunity" with SharePoint. SharePoint

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All


They totally rock and I could surely see myself using them more and more as my core networks continue to make the migration over. Even for us.

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Cisco Kills Cisco Mail - Will Focus on Quad and Video Instead

Michael Sampson - Currents

For example, users will be able to migrate an email discussion thread out of WebEx Mail and into Cisco ECP. Users are thus supported through the migration from what they know today (along with its associated pains and frustrations for collaborative work) into a new and enhanced future. Mmm, "interesting" times ahead for Cisco.

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10 Tips for Making Facebook Business Friends

Online Social Networking

In either case, you’d benefit from acquiring additional Facebook friends who share an interest in your business niche. Sharing is Caring!

IBM Verse – Email Reimagined

Michael Sampson - Currents

I can’t foresee a wholesale migration in the Microsoft customer ecosystem to IBM Verse, especially given the revitalized Microsoft of the past 6 months. It’s hard to separate fact from fiction on a day like today. Something deeply real from merely smoke and mirrors. I’m not going to go there. Not email.

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Looming Danger: Failure of WAN SharePoint Deployments

Portals and KM

In addition, unsanctioned migration subverts standards for content management, creates a proliferation of content silos, and drives further enterprise content chaos. The remaining parts of my series will appear on this blog over the next two weeks. Downtime frustrates users and leads to a return to file sharing through email.

Booz Allen Hamilton on Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

– Staff migrated their own content into OneDrive for Business. Support for mobile workers and mobile devices (yes).

TIBCO Upgrades tibbr with GEO and Other New Capabilities

Portals and KM

I have covered TIBCO before (see:  TIBCO Spotfire Brings Self-Service Data Analysis to the Enterprise with a Social Twist ). had HTML5. 

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Efficiency and the commons

Chris Corrigan

This morning, I’m reading this article. You can read a detailed piece on this here. This is much like the way the financial system works too.

2016 18 Expands Its Social Email Offering to Include Lotus Notes

Portals and KM These include bringing central components of SharePoint into Outlook so people can collaborate on documents within their main flow of work.