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.  Lisa Joy mentioned that they now have a global partnership with SAP.  Here is a useful idea for taking advantage of the transparency within social media.

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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.

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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. In my work we are using SAP; I understand that for example in Singapore SharePoint is very dominant.

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. It has a new name: SAP StreamWork. From the features page : " SAP STREAMWORK IS RESULTS-DRIVEN.

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. In my work, we focus around 80% of our time on these soft ingredients; but still, 20% of the work is the underlying technology.

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. Saba SelectMinds Socialtext Telligent + Leverage (external) ThoughtFarmer Traction Attini Beezy Blue Rooster NewsGator Nexocial SnapworkSocial Convofy Eureka Streams Flowr Neudesic Pulse Presently Salesforce (Chatter) SAP (StreamWork) SocialCast (VMware) Tibco (Tibbr) Yammer AgileZen Any.Do In The Next Version. About. Enterprise Collaboration Vendors I’m Currently Tracking. January 7 2012 01:30:27 PM.

How Data Drives Effective Decision Making

Portals and KM

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. They found that those that adopted “data-driven decision making” achieved productivity rates 5 to 6 percent higher than could be explained by other factors, including how much the companies invested in technology.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

About Us The Decision Factor offers insightful comments and observations on analytics—from views on new technology approaches and market dynamics to the latest industry trends driving demand for faster, smarter information analysis. Director, Product Management, SAP StreamWork.

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Hyperfish – Introduction

Michael Sampson - Currents

On meeting productivity, they don’t allow the use of technology for distraction , which means: At Hyperfish, we only allow meeting organizers to have laptops in meetings. Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Tools & Technologies

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

Portals and KM

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. I had the pleasure of attending an extremely useful meeting recently on a very snowy day in Cambridge, Mass. But then most days are snowy this winter.

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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.  SAP is one example, of this increased connection. Business email remains big despite some attempts to get stuff out of an overcrowded inbox. 

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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. While most of the current apps are games, its not a far stretch to image a shift from Farmville and Candy Crush integration to add-ons for SAP, Salesforce, file sharing, web-conferencing, and other business tools.

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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. There are two neat tools you can use to quickly turn excel spreadsheets into online simulations, what-if models and dashboards.

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. RULE 2 is that discussions in themselves can be useful. RULE 3 is that when you meet you must work as a team not as individuals.

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MindMeister - Mobile Device and Offline Access

Michael Sampson - Currents

They say, " Using state-of-the-art HTML5 technology, you can now work on all your MindMeister maps wherever you are, without the need for an internet connection. MindMeister maps can be created and accessed through SAP StreamWork.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

These organizations understand that using social technologies successfully requires both business process adaptation and people that understand how to manage these new social environments – at both a tactical and a strategic level.

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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. It features jobs that are matches for your profile, shows your network connections to SAP, a quote from an employee about working there and insight into the people and life at SAP. We all know that finding the right employees for your company is key.

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 Is About the Technology ) but there is more and I agree with that also - Looking Deeper into Getting Social Business Right.

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The State of Community Management Report: Best Practices from Practitioners

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Jeremiah Owyang – Altimeter Group People and th eir processes are front and center to the whole reason for business computing, but all too often technology solutions are allowed to shape the way people interact.

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

Now corporations are hoping they can tap into those capabilities as a way to improve employee productivity, collaboration and communication on the job -- and a long line of software vendors, such as Cisco, SAP, Oracle, Microsoft, IBM and, along with upstarts like Yammer, are hoping to position themselves as the platform to integrate social networking and business processes.

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

Read additional posts by John Hagel III, John Seely Brown, and Lang Davison More blog posts by John Hagel III, John Seely Brown and Lang Davison More on: Innovation , Strategy , Technology Email Share Print Daily Alert Comments Previous Does the Experience Curve Matter Today?

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My App Gap Posts for September 2012

Portals and KM

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. There will be more in October. UserVoice Supports Customer Engagement through Online Feedback and Support. Awareness Releases Social Marketing Automation.

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. SAP’s Idea Place is not all-inclusive, but it lets users suggest products and solutions to add to the topic list. Collecting product and services ideas from your customers is a great idea, right?

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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 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. An open SNA demonstration is available online for anybody would like to understand the technology, at [link].

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.    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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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. There are many major IT companies with significant interests in this market sector, including Apple, Cisco, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, Symantec and Unisys.

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 He has extensive practical experience with enterprise technologies and he consults, speaks, and writes prolifically on IT and software architecture.

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


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

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Feb 24 2010 Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes Published by Nancy White at 3:08 pm under events , online facilitation , online interaction As promised earlier , here is my reflection of the keynote I did at the Instructional Technology Council’s annual gathering on February 22nd.

12sprints for Collaborative Decision Making: Lots of Promise

Michael Sampson - Currents

SAP released the public beta of 12sprints yesterday : " SAP AG has made its 12sprints collaborative decision-making project available via public beta and has formed a strategic research partnership with The 2.0 technologies and trusted information into their business processes.

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. - cloud technology provides an opportunity for reinventing business, unlocking value, speeding time to value, etc. - Alister Rennie, General Manager.

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Thoughts on Conversation: Enterprise 2.0 Workshop at Somesso 09

Evolving Web

I was blessed to have people like Marilyn Pratt (SAP’s community evangelist), Anu Elmer (Swiss Re’s internal community manager) and David Terrar (CEO of Wordframe) in the group. Business management software provider SAP refers to these individuals as "ambassadors."

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 They were all solved by the 'legitimate' enterprise provider eventually adopting the 'renegade' technology providing the organisational "insurance" that CIOs crave.

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. James Robertson from Step Two Designs is presenting the opening keynote at Interactions 2012 in London, on intranets that delight and amaze. Key points: - Intranets are changing. But what are we working towards?

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. You couldnt get that kind of service if you called the SAP help desk directly!

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How Our Narratives Inform Our Hopes for Change

How to Save the World

A similar, common response is a call for faith, a belief in miracles (delivered by technology, or evolution, or movements, or whatever) as against cynicism: Yes, the situation looks grim, no solution is simple, maybe none is obvious, but if we give up then of course the results will be bad.

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


mess… Technology itself, introducing more and more real-time capabilities into platforms , contributes further in blurring the lines between communities and networks. Think of the SAP community, with 1.5M

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. I conducted a series on interviews over the past two months on how Océ Is implementing enterprise 2.0.

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

Collaborative Thinking

CRM can still be treated as a technology endeavor or as a very enterprise-centric program that delivers only a veneer of customer-centricity rather than something truly authentic. SAP demos new Twitter integration By Barney Beal, News Director 18 Jan 2010 |

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). Ovum has released a new report on the potential of gamification, highlighting how it can be effectively applied.