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NetBase Partners with SAP Expanding Social Media Analysis Across the Enterprise

Portals and KM

This is exactly what NetBase is doing through its reseller relationship and collaboration with SAP.     

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SAP Big Data Startup of the Year” Award to TWeather

Portals and KM

Darwin Eocsystems’ technology is back in the business of winning awards. This time Tweathe r received “SAP Big Data Startup of the Year” awar d.


Blog>> The Technology Question in KM Tools

Green Chameleon

In my work, we focus around 80% of our time on these soft ingredients; but still, 20% of the work is the underlying technology. One of a repeating topic regarding tools is the choice of technology: which provider has the best tools; on which technology platform shall we build our applications. Limit Choices. Remove Clutter.

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My Fear for SAP #StreamWork: Too Special Purpose #12sprints

Michael Sampson - Currents

SAP recently shifted 12sprints (which I reviewed in February ), its collaborative decision-making service, out of beta and into production.


Green Chameleon » The Technology Question in KM Tools

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about The Technology Question in KM Tools In my recent posts I was rather focusing on some soft factors of implementing knowledge related activities, like suggestions for organising your knowledge or on how to promote knowledge management initiatives. RSS2.

In The Next Version - Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Alan Lepofskys blog about technology, travel and the occasional golf post. Enterprise Collaboration SAP StreamWork For Collab Why Startups Win Over The The Renewed Focus On Gett What’s Next For Soc 3 Things I Find Wrong Wit A Look Back At 2011 In So Predictions For 2012 From Podio’s Integration Will About.

How Data Drives Effective Decision Making

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The article then focused on research conducted by new research led by Erik Brynjolfsson , an economist at the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Major technology companies – IBM, Oracle , SAP and Microsoft — have collectively spent more than $25 billion buying up specialist companies in the field.

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From Email to Basic Collaboration to Results-Oriented Work « The Decision Factor Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This blog contains personal views, thoughts, and opinions from SAP employees, mentors, and friends working in the area of analytics. Pages.

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Hyper-Social Summit – Creating Successful Online Communities – Part One

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Network and Ed Moran, Director of Product Innovation at Deloitte’s Global technology, Media, and Telecommunications Group.  For example, the SAP social network provided financial rewards for individual participation. Sometimes money gets in the way of this fairness as in the SAP example. Network. We also love status.

IBM Covers the Transformation of Business Email

Portals and KM

IBM is working on ways to transform email and have it better align with the new collaborative technologies within social business models. 

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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

Alan Lepofskys blog about technology, travel and the occasional golf post. In The Next Version. About. It’s Like Facebook For Work. Tweet.

Convert excel spreadsheets into online simulations and dashboards

The Bumble Bee

They are Simulate from Forio and Crystal Dashboard Design (formerly known as xcelsius) from SAP. Here's the lowdown. Business Simulation

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All you ever learned about meetings is wrong

The Bumble Bee

This wastes time and saps the energy of the other participants. I have developed a radical new approach to meetings which I call "Egoless Meetings" which addresses three popular unwritten rules about good meeting practices which are unfortunately totally wrong. RULE 1 is that everybody gets to speak. and waste the meeting. Some ignore it.

MindMeister - Mobile Device and Offline Access

Michael Sampson - Currents

MindMeister maps can be created and accessed through SAP StreamWork. A couple of things caught my eye today: 1. Collaboration Idea Management

The 2011 State of Community Management Report: Best Practices from Practitioners

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The conversation is no longer primarily about technology but about doing business effectively in a new communications environment.

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Recruiting on Social Media is more than LinkedIn

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Microsoft uses @MicrosoftJobs to share content related to careers in technology and specific to careers at Microsoft. The SAP LinkedIn Careers tab gives an overview of the recruiting functionality on LinkedIn. We all know that finding the right employees for your company is key. It’s resource-intensive to onboard a new employee.

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

He also said that the technology does matter (I agree and have written about this recently – see Maybe Enterprise 2.0 Good choice. Agreed.

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The State of Community Management Report: Best Practices from Practitioners

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners. WordPress Admin.

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Social Networking at Work: A Business Revolution, or a Ruse? Knowledge@Wharton

Michael Sampson - Currents

The author asserts that many of the trials of social networking in business are being undertaken by technology companies. - I disagree with the author that it's "traditional business-focused technology companies" who are undertaking "many" of the experiments. But will it work? And is it worth it? billion by 2014. My Comments.

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Introducing the Collaboration Curve - John Hagel III, John Seely Brown and Lang Davison - John Hagel III and John Seely Brown - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

It tells how the first fax machine gave little value to its owner--after all, there was no one else with whom to send and receive faxes. More than 11.5

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My App Gap Posts for September 2012

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Tweather Monitors Twitter Real-Time Through Darwin Ecosystem’s Technology. SAP “Big Data Startup of the Year Award” Goes to TWeather The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.    Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for September.

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Ideation Communities

Ant's Eyeview Blog

An ideation platform will allow you to collect customer feedback, use crowd-sourcing to improve your products and services, grow your relationship with your customers through co-creation… in other words it is a technology that can enable mass collaboration with your customers. Not so fast partner! Determine where to start. AEV Blog

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Social Network Analysis in the public sector

Collaborative Thinking

SAP Innovation: Social Networking at the Service of the French Public Sector | SAP Web 2.0. Alexis explained that the prototype has been implemented as a beta project within SAP and has proved very popular with employees. SAP Innovation: Social Networking at the Service of the French Public Sector | SAP Web 2.0.

My Favorite Tweets for November 16 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

RT @Viil : Internet TV is topping Gartner's 2011 hype cycle for new technologies [link]. via @dpontefract : "SAP to buy social networking company Jive?" Here is another in a series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information.  I hope this is also useful for you. 

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Talking about Mobility - a Briefing Paper by Martin White

Michael Sampson - Currents

I’ve been tracking developments for a couple of years, and over the last six months in particular a number of market surveys have been published which suggest that this could well be a transformational technology for enterprise information management. Intranet managers need to take a view on strategy and tactics very quickly indeed.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Topics Community , Enterprise 2.0 , Social Collaboration , Tool , Community Management , Community Manager , Productivity , Dion Hinchcliffe Blogger Info Dion Hinchcliffe Bio Contact Biography Dion Hinchcliffe Dion Hinchcliffe is founder and chief technology officer for the Enterprise Web2.0 Microsoft Office Green tech Enterprise Web 2.0

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Three Elements You Need for Successful Creation Spaces - John Hagel III, John Seely Brown, and Lang Davison - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

We pointed to World of Warcraft , and touched on SAPs Software Developer Network (SDN), and the world of big wave surfing. Dont be one of them.

Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

To prepare, I downloaded the SAP Twitter tools from Timo Elliott and installed them. It is scary when the technology doesn’t work – you’ve just got to plough on! The topic was “Online Facilitation: 14 years on. What have we learned and what do we need to learn.&# As usual, I decided to try something new.

12sprints for Collaborative Decision Making: Lots of Promise

Michael Sampson - Currents

Both of these moves demonstrate SAP’s commitment to helping companies bring the power of Web 2.0 Adoption Council ? 12sprints offers two views.

Lotusphere 2012 - Opening General Session

Michael Sampson - Currents

The technology does matter - but it's not the only thing that matters. -. But technology is not all that matters - leadership, change management. -. Project updates show in the activity stream, service orders from SAP, recent document updates. design for an audience not a technology. - Alister Rennie, General Manager.

Thoughts on Conversation: Enterprise 2.0 Workshop at Somesso 09

Evolving Web

Business management software provider SAP refers to these individuals as "ambassadors." for the Finance Industry in Zurich. University.

CIO Dilemma - Social Software vs ERP

Governance in a Networked World

Whether we like it or not, names like Oracle, SAP, IBM, Microsoft legiitimise the enterprise purchase of E2.0 tools.


Interactions 2012 - Intranets that Delight and Amaze - James Robertson #iic12 @s2d_james

Michael Sampson - Currents

CRS Australia integrated outstanding tasks from SAP to the intranet. Key principle - ruthlessly focus on eliminating complexity. - (3) use technology in smart ways - current technology platforms are hugely powerful. Key points: - Intranets are changing. But what are we working towards? search works. We need to do things better.

Creating Passionate Users: How to Build a User Community, Part 1

John Tropea - Delicious Community

from SVSD Classroom Technology Kathy Sierra of Creating Passionate Users fame has hit a home run with her post on Building a User. Deal with it.

How Our Narratives Inform Our Hopes for Change

How to Save the World

dust storm, texas 1935; image from wikipedia. Paul’s post: Erik Lindberg’s essay on analyzing collapse narratives is insightful.

‘Communities’ and ‘Networks’: A Conceptual and Linguistic 2.0 Mess | Sonnez en cas d'absence


Think of the SAP community, with 1.5M Réflexions autour du branding, du web et des médias sociaux. One of the side effects of Marketing 2.0

Implementing Enterprise 2.0 at Océ

Portals and KM

Océ is a leading international provider of digital document management technology and services. Samuel’s responsibilities include both the information architecture for structured information in applications such as PLMS and SAP and the unstructured information in places such as email and knowledge management programs. at Océ

Ovum on Gamification

Michael Sampson - Currents

According to Ovum, social technologies and gamification work well together when points, badges, and leaderboards (PBLs) are tied to a meaningful value system that records status and accomplishments and meets users’ desire for feedback. In its report, Ovum indicates a good example of gamification in the SAP Community Network (SCN).

CRM Meets Twitter: Will Vendors And Organizations Take The Time To Get It Right?

Collaborative Thinking

SAP demos new Twitter integration By Barney Beal, News Director 18 Jan 2010 | Operational CRM and Analytical CRM). Source: 1.

Mobile Devices for Collaboration - Recent News (Monday, May 17)

Michael Sampson - Currents

SAP acquired Sybase for $5.25 There is a database element to the acquisition, as well as significant mobility technology. - Eg, " Executives from SAP and Sybase have already started talking about creating more involved mobile applications that will give remote workers access to floods of information. This is a "must-do" for IBM.