I wanted to point my blog readers to an interaction I had (or am having) with Andrea DiMaio on his blog post entitled Forget a Business Case For Web 2.0. I think we have come to some agreement but I’m not sure yet.
This is near and dear to my heart since I am now diligently working on a Gartner Business Case Framework for Social Applications (similar to the Gartner SOA Business Case Framework I published near the end of 2008). It is a lot of work and I don’t want to do it if people don’t need it (or don’t want it I should say because I would argue that you do need it).
So, how are you justifying social application efforts? Are you building business cases? In this difficult economic environment, do you need to start building business cases? Should I continue work on the Business Case Framework for Social Applications? I need to know 🙂
View Free, Relevant Gartner Research
Gartner's research helps you cut through the complexity and deliver the knowledge you need to make the right decisions quickly, and with confidence.Read Free Gartner Research
Comments or opinions expressed on this blog are those of the individual contributors only, and do not necessarily represent the views of Gartner, Inc. or its management. Readers may copy and redistribute blog postings on other blogs, or otherwise for private, non-commercial or journalistic purposes, with attribution to Gartner. This content may not be used for any other purposes in any other formats or media. The content on this blog is provided on an "as-is" basis. Gartner shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of the content or use of this blog.