Larry Cannell

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Archives for October, 2010


Enterprise Implications of Office 365

by Larry Cannell  |  October 19, 2010  |  Comments Off

Microsoft will be adding multiple levels of enterprise packages to their BPOS (Business Productivity Online Services) SaaS offering and is also renaming the service to “Office 365.” All of these packages will be based on the latest releases of SharePoint, Exchange, and Lync (formerly called Office Communications Server). Microsoft Corp. today announced Microsoft Office 365, […]

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Pay Attention to Facebook Groups

by Larry Cannell  |  October 12, 2010  |  3 Comments

The blogosphere is worked-up again, this time over recent changes to Facebook Groups. Although I am skeptical, Facebook Groups is worth watching because the opportunities it could enable are huge. Here’s why. Many enterprises have been struggling to use their intranets for more than just pathways to applications or conduits for downloading documents (an intranet-as-plumbing […]

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