Collaborative Thinking: Building A Robust Feed Syndication Platform (Part 2)

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Part 2) » March 18, 2008 Building A Robust Feed Syndication Platform (Part 2) Lawrence was kind enough to respond to my earlier post on the infrastructure NewsGator has put together to build out its feed syndication platform.

Collaborative Thinking: Building A Robust Feed Syndication Platform

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» March 15, 2008 Building A Robust Feed Syndication Platform Interesting case study of NewsGators SaaS-based offering. IBM, Microsoft, Oracle) understand feed syndication and continue to treat it as an application decision. Solution Overview [link] Customer Size: 65 employees Organization Profile Based in Denver, Colorado, NewsGator Technologies develops and markets solutions for the aggregation and viewing of Really Simple Syndication (RSS) feeds.

Opening Up And Speeding Up Feeds

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Google announced an open-source effort to improve the real-time notification capabilities of feed syndication: Real-Time Product Launch Recap - Digital Life Blog - InformationWeek. Tags: Open_Source RSS XML_Syndication

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Ten Reasons Why "Enterprise RSS" Has Failed To Become Mainstream

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The article below is interesting in that it does call out a dark truth - enterprise adoption of feed syndication tools has been lacking. The first concept to understand is that the key focus point for Enterprise RSS is not the reader - it's the feed syndication platform (the server back-end) that provides centralized administration, feed management and other services (e.g., Employees may not know about feed readers and feed syndication (an awareness, education and training issue).

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Gnip Continues To Push For A Real-Time (Data) Web

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The real-time capabilities would let a travel site analyze real-time data and syndicate changes in fare sales immediately. Tags: XML_Syndication Another company to watch: New Gnip Push API Service. The Gnip product offerings are growing today as we officially announce a new Push API Service that will help companies more quickly and effectively deliver data to their customers, partners and affiliates. (See

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development


Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

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Collaborative Thinking: Info 2.0: Harnessing the power of Web 2.0 and Enterprise Mashups

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Mashup Hub is not a feed syndication platform (e.g., And The Ugly IBM demod some feed server technology within its Innovation Lab at Lotusphere that could evolve into a feed syndication platform but it seems like this nugget of gold remains undiscovered at the management level. For Burton Group clients, we recently published a reference architecture template document on the architectural components of a feed syndication platform.

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List of 3rd Party Social Media Tools #Blab #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Hootsuite Syndicator.

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Facebook Pages auto-tweeter

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The Twitter exporter tool allows Facebook Page administrators to automatically syndicate content and information they publish on Facebook to Twitter without leaving if you are an admin, you can now post up stuff on Facebook that appears concurrently on Twitter.

Mainstream editors will get articles from bloggers with audience

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In a decent than syndicating your posts deal, Mashable announced yesterday that they’ve signed a deal with CNN to link to their posts from the CNN Tech page. . Syndicate, syndicate – the more content is read, the more it will be read. Why traditional media editors will turn to bloggers for articles in the future. Social media = content PLUS audience.

Social Computing Magazine – Great Enterprise 2.0 Content Source

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They have been re-syndicating a few of the posts from the this blog recently so they must have good judgment, right? Here is a very useful source for new on enterprise 2.0, Social Computing Magazine.

An Enterprise Social Media Platform Feature List

Web Social Architecture

Content owned by a user can be shared among these via permissions or syndication. Custom syndication Custom syndication allows users to filter and process feeds in ways that are meaningful to their specific information needs. Pipes is an example of a custom syndication mechanism. Custom syndication can augment other elements of a social networking system, especially for a user group that is highly specialized in goal and purpose.

Caspio Offers Flexible and Fast Online Database Development for Business Users

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Additionally, Caspio’s embedded deployment makes it easy to syndicate apps across multiple Web sites. This same search form is easily syndicated on other Web sites as a widget. The cloud has opened up enhanced opportunities to store and access data.

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Cisco WebEx Connect Questions

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More acquisitions - perhaps one of the mashup, or PaaS, or feed syndication platform vendors or a mobile player. Exposing RSS/Atom feeds is one thing but will Cisco include a feed syndication platform within WebEx Connection (ala Attensa, NewsGator)? Synergies between XMPP/Jabber and Atom/AtomPub for applications and syndication of operational data form back-end systems? widget syndication)?

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Why I Still Like Text Over Slides and Video on the Web

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Text is easy to distribute – It’s easy to cut and paste it and send it somewhere or to clip and re-syndicate it via email, RSS or social networks. I have written on this blog and elsewhere that the phonetic alphabet was the greatest ever breakthrough in information technology. I still think is the best medium for the Web. Now I would add that it is best supplemented with images but images without text frustrates me.

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Merced Group Announces Its Partner Program

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The firm advises enterprises on the essential activities for creating, organizing, publishing, and syndicating digitized information to build customer experiences. Our team at Merced Group brings together seasoned and wide-ranging experience in helping companies implement enhanced collaboration into their business systems, processes and culture to generate new value, maximize the potential of their workforce and partners and deepen customer relationships.

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From the feed

Chris Corrigan

Tasty morsels from the syndicated grapevines: Thomas Arthur shares a beautiful reflection on his place and time. Myriam Laberg e with some excellent tips for improving information delivery in conferences. For best results combine it with an insanely good slideshow. Jordon Cooper has a nuanced take on big business and the environment. Also from Jordon, Life’s pictures of the year. Tom Atlee on Open Source Religion.

The State of Surveillance We, The Good People, Are Creating


Syndicalism and being part of a movement is more important that to actually change things. . Over the weekend, the one and only, Dave Snowden , put together what I think would probably qualify as one of the top 3 blog posts you may well read during the course of 2016.

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Collaborative Thinking: Google FeedServer

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Apache Abdera January 11, 2008 in XML_Syndication | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Google FeedServer : Comments You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

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Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft Announces FeedSync But Its Strategy Remains Un-Syncd

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It also leaves Microsoft clients without a clear framework for how XML feeds and feed syndication comes together for those investing in the Microsoft platform. But I wish Microsoft would fix some of the more basic gaps and glaring holes in how it is approaching XML feeds and feed syndication in general. SharePoint is not a feed syndication platform - its just another application that exposes feeds.

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Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software (Part 2)

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A feed syndication platform is essential from an architectural perspective. NewsGator is the only viable enterprise option (for a feed syndication platform) in most cases. In my last post, Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 &

Using Drupal for Enterprise Grade Web Publishing

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Third party search engines, syndication services, social sites, information aggregators, and other content-aware web applications can recognize the metadata tags and use them as signals within their own environments to filter information for their particular audiences.

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Us Now - On the Power of Mass Collaboration, Government and the Internet


A Conceptual Map: The Mobile Web as a Social Space

Web Social Architecture

Mobile content will be increasingly targeted, driven by subscription, syndication, filtering. But the mobile context creates demand for different uses of the site: The site will increasingly function as a container we interact with through services like syndication.

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My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #2


Right now, one of my favourites is Feedly, more than anything else, because it’s one of the most popular and extended ones and because it allows me to syndicate online as well as offline resources given me something I quite enjoy: choices!

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Groups, Networks, Collectives

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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Collaborative Thinking: More On Presence And The Social Feed

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Collaboration and KM strategists should be thinking of how a feed syndication platform improves communication, information sharing, community-building. Architects looking at social media should examine feed syndication platforms as critical middleware for all-things-2.0. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Should NewsGator Worry About Microsoft?

Collaborative Thinking: Social Presence: Time To Push The Reset Button

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"Social Presence" is the uber concept that will build around a feed syndication platform that needs to have backward support for existing presence solutions but opens up the door to many more non-communication activities to become part of what makes you “present”. Technically, it’s architecturally about a feed syndication platform of which communication tools can participate in but so can a large variety of other systems now locked out of presence systems.

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Chess Match

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Microsoft has recently partnered with NewsGator (for feed syndication) and Atlassian (wikis). native wiki, feed syndication). IBM does not have a feed syndication platform but can point out deficiencies with SharePoint (e.g.,

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NewsGator Acquires Tomoye

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The solution also leverages NewsGator Enterprise Server (a feed syndication platform). NewsGator today announced that it will acquire Tomoye, a vendor that has long focused on enabling collaborative communities within the enterprise. I've only come across Tomoye in governmental settings but the vendor has been in the community space for some time. Tomoye has also been one of the vendors placing bets on SharePoint (as has NewsGator) so the deal is synergistic in that regard.

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More on Tearing Down the Social Media Silos

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This blog now gets syndicated in a number of sites: Social Media Today, MyVenturePad , Content Management Connection , BlogBurst , my Facebook page, and several other sources including LexisNexis, CanWest, Amazon Kindle, and Newsbank through Newstex. Yesterday I posted on FastForward, W e Need to Tear Down the Social Media Silos. It was partially based on an interesting post by David Chartier, The Future of Social Media: The Walls Come Crumbling Down.

Collaborative Thinking: Jabber XCP Delivers Eventing via Pubsub

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Networks and Communities Connection by TechEmpower

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There is confirming evidence on this rating as this post was also the most popular of my posts syndicated at Social Media Magazine. At the suggestion of Tony Karrer and the invitation of Nancy White , I recently joined Networks and Communities Connection. It is a content hub started by Nancy that collects and organizes information around communities and networks. Tony runs a similar content hub, elearnng learning.

7 Reasons for Disappointment with the Facebook NetworkedBlogs Application

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NetworkedBlogs is a Facebook application , which syndicates blog content and networks blogs to help them gain followers and readership on Facebook. NetworkedBlogs has simplified my Facebook syndication to a small extent.

Collaborative Thinking: Common Craft Adds Additional Videos

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Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Social Media & Pharmaceuticals | Main | Social Software Vendor Roundup » December 04, 2007 Common Craft Adds Additional Videos Blogs is the latest addition.

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podcast - james dellow - enterprise rss action day

Engineers without Fears

Really Simple Syndication 9:50 - So what about Enterprise RSS? Today I interviewed James Dellow about the Enterprise RSS Day of Action. Download the podcast here (8Mb, 32:54) 2:00 - Andrew McAfee & SLATES - Enterprise 2.0 is about more than just wikis. 3:05 - Grey Areas - when social software isn't "social". 5:30 - What is RSS? 11:40 - What are the benefits of Enterprise RSS? the elevator pitch is longer than 30 seconds) 14:30 - How will it impact the behaviour of users?

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Who Does Twitter Reach? How Can You Reach Them?

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Wyndstorm began Twitter conversations (through twitter/moogis) with 50 people in this space that also included NFL radio stations, TV syndicates and IPTV sites, as well as retail ticket sites. I came across an interesting article, TV Twittering: a Subtle Art by Daisy Whitney on TVWeek.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

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Socialtext Traction Software TeamPage Twiki Open Source Social Bookmark Systems BEA Pathways Cogenz Connectbeam IBM Lotus Connections dogear component Scuttle Open source Feed Syndication Platforms Attensa KnowNow NewsGator Social Network & Community Sites Typically offer a mix of user profiles, blogs, wikis, social networking, etc.

Are You Using BlogLines? You May Need to Read This Post…


According to the statistics coming from Feedburner , it looks like there are a couple of hundred folks out there who are subscribed to [link] through BlogLines and it may be a good time to prepare the transition into other RSS Feed Readers, if you would want to continue syndicating the content from this blog.

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Collaborative Thinking: Apple snags 14 percent of US-based PC retail sales in February

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Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Getting People On The Same Page | Main | Building A Robust Feed Syndication Platform (Part 2) » March 18, 2008 Apple snags 14 percent of US-based PC retail sales in February Impressive.

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