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The Collaboration Market is Dead! Long Live Collaboration!

by Craig Roth  |  February 7, 2019

I'm busy churning away on our Market Share process, where I'm in charge of the content services platforms, content collaboration platforms, email+authoring, and collaboration markets. Or rather, I was in...

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Could I Sell The Ultimate Collaboration Product to a Jaded End User?

by Craig Roth  |  January 14, 2019

Much of the jockeying for position among collaboration software is based on tangible factors like features, price, and viability. But buyers really care about improving their efficiency. It would be...

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Letter from Microsoft Ignite 2018 (Part II)

by Craig Roth  |  October 1, 2018

As I mentioned in my first posting about Microsoft Ignite 2018, in my view the conference this year wasn’t about major releases as much as it was about showing progress...

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Letter from Microsoft Ignite 2018

by Craig Roth  |  September 28, 2018

Microsoft Ignite just ended in Orlando. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said “computing is not just about the technology industry, it’s about the entire world” and it felt like the entire...

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Collaborate with your Competitors to Govern Your Master Data?

by Andrew White  |  July 3, 2018

Could you collaborate with your competitors - and partners - to create and govern your master data?  Sure, why not? I saw an interesting article in today's US print edition...

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Enterprise Collaboration: Still Wandering in the Desert

by Craig Roth  |  February 15, 2018

Information workers may sit in a sea of fuzzy cubes, spread across windowless floors lit by fluorescent lights, but when it comes time to collaborate they are often wandering the...

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When Does Usage Not Translate to Value?

by Craig Roth  |  February 5, 2018

I've talked to many clients about how to increase usage of collaboration and content tools and I always clarify upfront whether they want to drive usage or value. Those two...

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The Unique Fundamentals of: Collaboration, Content, and Digital Workplace

by Craig Roth  |  January 3, 2018

What are the unique fundamentals of the collaboration, content, and digital workplace space that make it unique?  I don't mean what the current trends are - we write a lot about...

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This time I don't really mind being wrong

by Jeffrey Mann  |  May 24, 2017

Data sovereignty is a persistent topic in my cloud office inquiries. Many customers want to know where Microsoft Office 365 or Google G Suite will put their emails, files and...

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Why is Productivity Slowing Down?

by Craig Roth  |  January 9, 2017

If you feel less productive than you used to be, you are not alone. A WSJ article from Jan 5 2017 ("The Fed’s Point Man on Productivity") states that "Total...

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