Category: Conference Notes

Notes on "Instant Messaging 2.0"

From left to right … Adam Gartenberg (IBM), Nick Fera (Parlano), Eran Barak (Reuters Messaging), and Irwin Lazaar (Nemertes Research) Setting the Stage, Irwin Lazaar A key issue is the virtual workplace, and the need to support workers where ever they are. Growing revenue is the primary driver […]

Notes on Dennis Moore, "Enterprise 2.1"

The final speaker before lunch was Dennis Moore, with SAP Labs. He’s the General Manager of Emerging Labs at SAP. He’s speaking about Enterprise 2.1 Key talking points: 500 years ago everything was task work. Today it is information work, even in traditionally task work like farming. This […]

Notes on Ambuj Goyal, "Web 2.0 Goes to Work"

Steve introduced the third speaker … Ambuj Goyal from IBM, general manager of Information Management at IBM. Apparently Mike Rhodin couldn’t come. Ambuj is going to play the role of the fat, happy executive who doesn’t want to shift into the next generation. About 12 years ago, Web […]

Notes from David Weinberger, "Rattling the Foundations"

David Weinberger, co-author of The Cluetrain Manifesto and author of Everything is Miscellaneous (released May 2007). His main points: The shape of business is changing … authority, trust and boundaries. Why aren’t we drowning in information overload? Because the answer is more information … particularly meta-data, which is […]