Collaborative Thinking: Social Networks: Dont Forget Real-Time Communications

Collaborative Thinking

Instant Messsaging, VoIP and other interaction patterns can also help us understand social structures. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « A glimpse inside Googles secret sauce | Main | Social Software`s Culture Clash » March 15, 2008 Social Networks: Dont Forget Real-Time Communications We tend to assume that social networks are represented by destination sites or through asynchronous interactions via e-mail.

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Useful Technologies for the Remote Worker

Leading Virtually

Tags: Telecommuting Collaboration technology collaboration collaboration tools communication email remote work technology twitter virtual collaboration VOIP web conferencing

Making Conference Calls Sound Better - Dolby and BT Conferencing

Michael Sampson - Currents

This has been upgraded to a platform based on voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) and is a key part of BT's audio and video conferencing solutions. The ubiquitous "Dolby" sound from the movie theaters is to be trialled with BT Conferencing, in an attempt to make audio conference calls "sound and feel like an in-person meeting.". " BT Conferencing, one of the world's leading providers of audio and video conferencing solutions, is joining forces with Dolby Laboratories Inc.

Could Flip Be An Ad-Hoc Business Device?

Collaborative Thinking

Could Cisco squeeze the WebEx software and some of the IP telephony software on the Flip USB so you could participate in a conference and have a VoIP call to discuss the video? . The acquisition is clearly a consumer play, but I was thinking how it might evolve differently. .

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.) I made a really great chocolate Guinness cake last night, and I was trying to figure out how to weave it in with the rambly theme of my blog.

News Updates (June 11, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

By connecting Microsoft Office Communicator Server R2 to Interoute’s pan-European network via SIP trunking, enterprises can move straight to unified communications and VoIP with Interoute One, without having to discard their previous investment in PBX platforms or by embarking on expensive migration projects. Interoute’s pan European network currently carries 500 million VoIP minutes each month for wholesale carriers and enterprises. KnowledgeTree Update.

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Personal tech configuration as steward’s springboard

Digital Habitats

IM and VoIP. The free VoIP, the presence indicators, the chat, file transfer, etc. VOIP phone service with a web interface provided by my ISP. (Crossposted from Nancy’s blog ).

Killing Email: How and Why I Ditched My Inbox by Zen Habits

Elsua

Oh, and if that set of messages tend to go on and on and on, I usually turn to VoIP or the phone and talk.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Interviews – Kevin Cavanaugh - Mobile and Social

Portals and KM

Meetrix has created an open standards-based Sametime platform that integrates seamlessly with third party vendors up in the cloud, including integrations with Broadsoft for VoIP/IP Telephony and Polycom. This is another a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. I am very pleased to be back after ten years. I first came to co-present a Lotus Notes based KM project with my client. Now I return as a blogger. IBM was kind to set up some individual interviews.

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Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Mobile, Bring Your Own Device

Portals and KM

Rob said there are three parts to IBM’s mobile strategy: collaboration for end users, mobile apps for consumer Web sites, and security and device management including such issues as VoIP.  This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012. I am very pleased to be back again after last year. These notes cover the Monday individual press session, Mobile, Bring Your Own Device, with Rob Ingram, Senior Manager, Mobile Communication Strategy, IBM.

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The social media I use

Nancy White

IM and VoIP. The free VoIP, the presence indicators, the chat, file transfer, etc. VOIP phone service with a web interface provided by my ISP. Recently I wrote a post that received a lot of attention - more than I would have expected: How I use social media.

‘blind space’ when learning in distributed spaces

Taming the spaces

chat or VOIP) to all members. I have been busy writing the descriptions of three iCamp cases and looking back of what was actually important, what we can bring at the more general level. Previously i have not been thinking enough of the phenomenon what i would name ‘blind space’ If we start working together and integrating PLEs, the group space is somewhat inconsistent.

Boston E20 Notes: Building a Unified Communications and Collaboration Roadmap

Portals and KM

There is a shrinking of VOIP deployments.   Many traditional VOIP vendors are hardware centric and expensive so there are challengers. I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston.

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Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft UC (OCS) Presentations and Demos

Collaborative Thinking

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Stilgherrian: Wherefor art thou, bloggers?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

As Richard puts it, “One word of warning: calling Tanzania involves a game of count-the-codec: there’s Stil’s mobile, followed by a satellite link (I edited out the delays), followed by the PSTN and finally an Internode VoIP service at my end. Stilgherrian Stilgherrian Wherefore Art Thou Stil?

Training to introduce new e-tools

Joitske Hulsebosch

We did a virtual team assignment, using a NING platform as an example of a web-based discussion forum, skype as VoIP and Unyte as an example of a screen sharing tool. Today a little bit of a blogging day, catching up with my bloglines and blog ideas. This is blogpost number 301!

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Presence Is Too Important To Leave To UC Vendors

Collaborative Thinking

Presence, not VoIP is the Foundation of Unified Communications. Presence, not VoIP, should be thought of as the foundation for UC. Many people consider presence to be a companion technology that goes along with instant messaging, telephony/VoIP, conferencing and mobile technologies.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: IBM Social Business Partners

Portals and KM

Meetrix has created an open standards-based Sametime platform that integrates seamlessly with third party vendors up in the cloud, including integrations with Broadsoft for VoIP/IP Telephony and Polycom. This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011.

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Thoughts On Salesforce & DimDim

Collaborative Thinking

Adding an additional capability that is embedded within a particular application creates overlap with existing investments (audio/video conferencing, VoIP) unless there is a compelling difference or specialized applications (e.g., Old habits die hard with this post. Real-time collaboration was one of my first research areas when I became an analyst – specifically web conferencing tools.

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News Updates (January 29, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Eg, on long distance call cost savings, Mike says " Thumbs-Up: It's important to note here the different between channel switching (from telephone to IM or VoIP chat) vs. time-saved by reducing phone calls. 3StepShare. Lookout Software introduced 3StepShare, for sharing Outlook calendar, contact, task and mail folders in a group without an Exchange Server.

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Notes From Cisco WebEx Connect Session

Collaborative Thinking

Also integrated with on-premise communications such as Call Manager (leverage CUCM architecture, dial plan, VoIP and toll bypass). Rough notes taken during this morning's presentation on WebEx Connect: How does IT meet the competing demands from end users where end users can obtain solutions from the consumer market with updates to tools occurring at a much faster rate than traditional enterprise IT software. Need a new architecture and approach. Want to support a 3-6 month delivery cycle.

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Travel Budget Slashes, Meeting Crunch and Going Virtual

Nancy White

I’ve had the best luck with their integrated VoIP and their breakout rooms, while still a bit tricky, are much easier for me than WebEx. Throughout the year I’m involved in quite a few conferences and meetings. This year, the ground is shifting.

Virtual Leverage and Your Social Marketing

Online Social Networking

Live communication - VOIP phone, chat and webinars. A lever gives us the ability or leverage to move heavy objects with relative ease. Metaphorically speaking, the same is true of any tool that can empower us to perform a function more effectively. The Internet gives us the ability to transfer information with relative ease, and it is also enables a great variety of online tools to provide us with virtual leverage. Web-Based Tools.

How to plan and run a good web conference

Influence

Consider using a tool that offers a VOIP options and just broadcasting the presenter?s Don't forget clear instructions about audio, whether using teleconference or VOIP. using the chat window, responding to a poll, writing names on a whiteboard, and of course speaking via a teleconference or VOIP.

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News Updates (October 15, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Businesses and government agencies deploying increasingly more sophisticated collaboration tools -- such as VoIP soft phones, immersive video and fixed mobile convergence -- saw a corresponding improvement in business results relative to the amount invested. ROI on Advanced Collaboration Solutions. Research sponsored by Cisco and Verizon found that firms who use advanced collaboration technologies for meetings get positive ROI. " So what did it find?

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Turning Instant Messaging and Presence Upside-Down & Inside-Out

Collaborative Thinking

The "law of big numbers" keeps them focused on OCS and its VoIP maturity. I've posted a lot recently regarding enterprise social messaging ("Twitter for the enterprise"): Twitter in the Workplace. Social Messaging & Socialtext Signals: Before We Get Too Excited. Twitter Compared to IM, Email and Forums. Enterprise Twitter: Clarity Amid The Hype. Enterprise Versions Of Twitter (updated). Microblogging In The Enterprise.

Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.)

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.)

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.)

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.)

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.)

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.)

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.)

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.)

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recently many people have complained they have not been able to hear me properly on VOiP or telephone calls. My telephone is also VOiP.)

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News Updates (November 17, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

With this addition, participants now have a range of audio options to choose from, including integrated toll-free, a toll-based number, or Voice over IP (VoIP) for audio over the Internet. Video Going Mainstream. Recent announcements by Cisco (the TANDBERG acquisition attempt) and Logitech (the LifeSize acquisition), point to the mainstreaming of video conferencing. "

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UC And ROI: IBM's Truth And Fiction Example

Collaborative Thinking

Thumbs-Up: It's important to note here the different between channel switching (from telephone to IM or VoIP chat) vs. time-saved by reducing phone calls. I caught a couple of blog posts on the IBM Keynote for UC ( Lotusphere Message: Yes There Is a UC ROI ) and then one on the Sametime blog (see below). A few good tips and examples but also some "buyer beware" tactics that folks should be aware of.

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Collaborative Thinking: Adobe Expands Acrobat Family with New Acrobat Connect Product Line

Collaborative Thinking

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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

These include: Messenger (for chatting/voip/video calls), Instagram (photos and videos), Paper (displaying news/content) and Events (calendar). In The Next Version. Alan Lepofskys blog about technology, travel and the occasional golf post. About. It’s Like Facebook For Work.

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News Updates (October 23, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Eg, " Easily integrate text chat, whiteboard, webcam, and VoIP functionality; Rapidly build and deploy applications with the complete SDK; Manage user and session data; and Host applications in a managed environment. Telepresence in Law. Red Hill Law Group is using BrightCom video conferencing equipment to create a telepresence solution for multi-site collaboration. " Red Hill Law Group lawyers can share information by posting images, documents and video in real time.

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E L S U A ~ A KM Blog by Luis Suarez " Blog Archive " Damaka - Experience the Joy of Communicating with a Twist

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

and you probably know as well by now how lately I have settled myself down to two main different IM and VoIP clients. So here it goes: VoIP : Just as good, if not better, quality than what Skype is currently providing. Impressive for an IM / VoIP client, don’t you think?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

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