Category: Industry Updates

News Updates (May 12, 2009)

CubeTree Launch … CubeTree released its enterprise collaboration suite, with collaboration and social networking capabilities. “CubeTree today announced the availability of its enterprise collaboration suite, the industry’s first free enterprise intranet product built on a powerful social networking platform. In addition to the people-centric features offered on today’s […]

News Updates (May 8, 2009)

NewsGator Social Sites 2.7 … NewsGator released version 2.7 of Social Sites, its social networking add-on for SharePoint. It adds a new idea management tool. “Called Social Sites Ideas, the new solution captures, vets and advances fresh, new employee suggestions for improving business results. It is ideal for […]

News Updates (May 7, 2009)

Open Text Acquires Vignette … Open Text announced a definitive agreement to acquire Vignette, a content management vendor. “Vignette shareholders will receive US $8.00 in cash plus 0.1447 of an Open Text common share for every Vignette common share which equates to approximately US $12.70 at close of […]

News Updates (May 6, 2009)

SharePoint Day (Copenhagen) … J.Boye in conjunction with Martin White and Shawn Shell are holding a one-day conference on SharePoint in Copenhagen, on June 18. “Meet Martin White, the internationally renowned expert on search and content management, as well as Shawn Shell, the lead analyst on The SharePoint […]

News Updates (April 27, 2009)

Wikis in the Enterprise … Ross shares a picture of how wikis work in the enterprise. “The diagram below was used in the chapter on wikis in the enterprise, to illustrate how wikis can be used in organizational activities.” More Fortune Brainstorm: Green … Evan shares some thoughts […]

News Updates (April 24, 2009)

GroupSwim Webinar … GroupSwim is hosting a Webinar on May 5 about using social software to solve business problems. “Social software is an affordable way to improve your company’s ability to address the challenging economic environment – traditional means of collaborating and communicating, internally or externally, aren’t cutting […]

News Updates (April 21, 2009)

Adobe ConnectNow … Adobe offers ConnectNow, a free web conferencing service for meetings with up to 3 participants. “Use screen sharing, chat, notes, audio, and video to conduct meetings online that can be as interactive and productive as in-person meetings with up to three participants. Use any platform […]

News Updates (April 17, 2009)

Central Desktop Webinar … Central Desktop is hosting a Webinar on April 23, comparing its solution with SharePoint. “Join us for a 60 minute free webinar, Thursday, April 23rd, 2009 from 10am to 11am Pacific, to learn why customers have chosen Central Desktop as their Sharepoint Alternative. See […]

News Updates (April 14, 2009)

Enterprise 2.0 Disillusionment … Dennis argues that the promise of Web 2.0 as applied within organizations is quite difficult to grasp, and may yet not materialize. “The second and most serious problem with the analysis is its reliance on ‘jam tomorrow’ as an inducement to feed the trend. […]

News Updates (March 27, 2009)

SharePoint Collaboration Service Governance Plan … Microsoft released a governance plan document that gives an example of setting SharePoint up for collaboration. It’s aimed at the IT group, not the business. Lead author was Joel Oleson. More Cisco’s Test of Collaboration … Cisco is putting itself under the […]