Socialtext case study of a family-owned, industrial company pushing innovation like a dot com

ChiefTech

In this case, this Webinar from Socialtext provides a case study on Industrial Mold & Machine who are using mobile access to provide access to their social intranet on the shop floor. The Webinar also features Andrew McAfee, who provides context for the case study.

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Two new Australian case studies from Microsoft

ChiefTech

Some new Australian case studies from across the Microsoft family: Woods Bagot - Microsoft SharePoint 2013 pilot. NSC Group - Using a free Yammer network. (if if the article is paywalled, try this link (PDF) provided by NSC Group). A quote from Woods Bagot: “With the addition of the new social features, we can use SharePoint to help us quickly achieve a more engaging intranet.”. Note: I reviewed SharePoint 2013's social features over on the Ripple Effect Group blog.

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Yammer case study: Hall & Wilcox, a law firm in Melbourne, Australia

ChiefTech

However, Hall & Wilcox is a good case study of the kinds of activities you could be using to help create and maintain momentum if you wanted to do more than simply throwing open the doors to an enterprise social networking platform. We have discussed the importance of adoption events to the success of enterprise social network adoption a few times.

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Notes and observations about the 2012 intranet innovation award winners

ChiefTech

Hansen, who are also a IntranetPrisen 2010 winner (see this case study (PDF) about their SharePoint project). Scott Corporation (see this case study about their SharePoint project). Weston Solutions, also a winner in the World Wide Intranet Challenge (+ see Newsgator for their case study). Stockland (+ see Newsgator for their case study). (I I think this case study really demonstrates the value of investing up front in the design process.

Compete To Death, or Cooperate to Compete?

John Battelle's Searchblog

( image ) In today’s business climate, it’s not normal for corporations to cooperate with each other when it comes to sharing core assets. In fact, it’s rather unusual.

Video: The State of Social Business in Australia 2012

ChiefTech

The paper will be published online later today, but while you are waiting we've posted a video talking about some of the highlights: The criteria for the case studies included in the paper, the differences between Australia and the global experience of Social Business and key insights. via youtube.com. Dion Hinchcliffe is visting Australia this week to promote his new book, Social Business by Design , co-authored with Peter Kim.

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Searchblog 2011: The Year In Writing

John Battelle's Searchblog

Even though my writing in the past year withered to an average of two or three posts a week, I still managed to get some meaningful ideas out there, and I intend to redouble my efforts in 2012. A Case Study One of my favorite anecdotes of the year.

San Francisco In The Spring: Come To Signal

John Battelle's Searchblog

Signal builds on the format I spent almost a decade crafting at the Web 2 Summit – the “high order bit,” or short, impactful presentation, as well as case studies and deeper-dive one-on-one interviews with industry leaders.

Social business is more than adding a social layer: A banking example

ChiefTech

afterall, the first case study was about a bank ) and solutions social intranets aren’t really worthwhile or have any impact?

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A short history of intranets and what's next with social, mobile and cloud

ChiefTech

In this case we will consider the "outside network" to be public online services and the Internet. In fact, the breadth of possible use cases and skills required for a successful intranet project was recognised early on - David Strom writing in Forbes advised: If you are about to begin your first Intranet project, you need to gather together people of diverse skills: computer geeks, artists, diplomats, and negotiators.

Virgin America and the New Intranet

ChiefTech

I think this can create a misconception that ESNs are simply about employee engagement (as some of the early case studies suggested) or worse just for sharing jokes (a situation one law firm told me that this was all that their microblogging platform was used for).

The 50% adoption ceiling for Enterprise 2.0

ChiefTech

Adoption Council) have released some interesting case studies and field data from large enterprises who have actively embarked on implementing Web 2.0 Over the last few years, under the stewardship of Susan Scrupski (who has just recently started a new role with 7 Summits ), the Social Business Council (previously known as the 2.0 and social software internally.

Observations from the Enterprise 2.0 Conference

ChiefTech

conferences have suffered from a lack of end-user case studies, but that didn't seem to be the case this year. The number of case studies is increasing. A few of the reports from the Enterprise 2.0 Conference this week included some interesting observations. From NetworkWorld : Past Enterprise 2.0

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FTC Releases Report on Facial Recognition Technology

Hunton Privacy

On October 22, 2012, the Federal Trade Commission released a report entitled “ Facing Facts: Best Practices for Common Uses of Facial Recognition Technologies.” These best practices are based on the principles contained in the FTC’s March 2012 report on privacy and include: (1) privacy by design, (2) simplified consumer choice and (3) transparency. In the report, the FTC illustrates through case studies how companies may implement these principles.

New report – Designing Mobile Apps: A Roadmap for Businesses

ChiefTech

How to identify user requirements and develop use cases. Case studies and examples of the approaches taken by Alcatel-lucent, Apache Corporations, King & Wood Mallesons, Woods Bagot and Zurich. The report covers: Key concepts about enterprise mobility and mobile apps. The business context (including how mobile apps relate to intranets, training and social business). A roadmap for developing mobile apps.

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KM Australia this week

ChiefTech

Wood Bagot was also a case study in my recently publised mobile apps report. Cross posted from scriptogr.am. I’m at KM Australia for the next few days – you can follow on Twitter, using the #kmaus hashtag. Clearly, knowledge management isn’t dead.

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KM Australia this week

ChiefTech

Wood Bagot was also a case study in my recently publised mobile apps report. I'm at KM Australia for the next few days - you can follow on Twitter, using the #kmaus hashtag. Clearly, knowledge management isn't dead. But the name of the event is actually a little misleading, as the agenda is broader than simply what most people would classically identify as ' knowledge management '.

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From local to global, NYARC’s networks bring art history to the web archive

Archive-It

Since 2012, this portfolio has also included a rapidly maturing web archiving program. In this case, why are three heads better than one? Case Studies Collaborative Collecting Learn more about web archiving Museums and Art Librariesby Karl-Rainer Blumenthal.

A short history of intranets and what next with social, mobile and cloud

ChiefTech

In this case we will consider the "outside network" to be public online services and the Internet. In fact, the breadth of possible use cases and skills required for a successful intranet project was recognised early on - David Strom writing in Forbes advised: If you are about to begin your first Intranet project, you need to gather together people of diverse skills: computer geeks, artists, diplomats, and negotiators.

Chinese hackers exploited a Trend Micro antivirus zero-day used in Mitsubishi Electric hack

Security Affairs

The hacker group has been targeting Japanese heavy industry, manufacturing and international relations at least since 2012, According to the experts, the group is linked to the People’s Republic of China and is focused on exfiltrating confidential data.

Wolters Kluwer swaps a static intranet for an enterprise social network

ChiefTech

In this case study global information services and publishing company, Wolters Kluwer group, made a deliberate decision to replace their intranet with Yammer. Their process began with a review of their original intranet in early 2012. While there are clearly signs of bottom-up adoption in this example, this is an interesting case of a company not just accepting the existence of a shadow social collaboration system but instead fully embracing it.

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A retrospective look at the Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace, 2007-2013

ChiefTech

After all, Yammer didn’t appear on this Magic Quadrant until 2012, and then it was acquired by Microsoft for US$1.2B! Some other additional highlights about this year''s Magic Quadrant, that I don''t cover in my original post: As you know, I''ve also been tracking cloud-based solutions like Google and Salesforce , so its interesting to see them both appear (or reappear in the case of Google) this year.

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Thursday LTNY 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

Hear lessons learned and case studies on: (i) the record classification of 1.5 In this session, we will take a deep dive into the impacts the Supreme Court’s rulings could have on future contexts and cases.

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KnowledgeShare: access to evidence for NHS staff

CILIP

1 Policy documents, guidelines and case studies of innovative practice add to this plethora. In 2012 we partnered with Maldaba, a software development company, who worked with us to rebuild KnowledgeShare as a web-based application.