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Three interesting “milestones” – June 13th, 2013

by Andrew White  |  June 13, 2013

In the print edition of the Wall Street Journal today I spied three notable “milestones”.  These are not exactly milestones, but they are sign posts of changes that are already...

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Lack of Social Policy Will Bite You.

by John Rizzuto  |  March 23, 2013

Social policy is not just good for the company; it’s good for employees, partners and customers as well. It might not have “gone viral” yet, but it’s only Saturday.   Bloomberg...

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Planning for 2013 - What Should Application Delivery Teams be doing about Mobile, Social, Cloud and Information Forces?

by Richard Watson  |  November 8, 2012

Last week our “2013 Planning Guide for Application Delivery Strategies: Mobile, Cloud, Social, and Information” was published on [1]. It discusses the Nexus of Forces — the convergence and...

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Type A Collaborative Environment and Culture

by Tom Austin  |  September 29, 2012

The following statement from users of a dead product (had its heyday in the 1980's) reflects a lot of what we see in certain selected Type A pro-social (collaborative) cultures...

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Join Us for Gartner Chat on Social Media - Oct 4th, 3pm EDT

by Elise Olding  |  September 28, 2011

The wave of social business will be larger and even more disruptive than the e-business wave that preceded it. It is more than Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. It is also...

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Thoughts from the London EA Summit

by Elise Olding  |  May 19, 2011

I was part of the Gartner EA summit in London last week. There were 400 attendees from more than 30 countries. Betsy Burton, VP and distinguished analyst gave a compelling...

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2011 – What’s on the Horizon for BPM?

by Elise Olding  |  January 10, 2011

HAPPY NEW YEAR! I’m back after a holiday break and thinking about what’s in store for 2011. Here are three areas that will gain momentum and we will continue to...

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Does withholding information make pseudo-transparency more valuable?

by Tom Austin  |  December 13, 2010

Writing in the NY Times, David Carr writes, in "WikiLeaks Taps Power of the Press” how Wikileaks discovered the value of scarcity in generating value. In his words, tracing WikiLeaks...

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Top 10 Success Factors in Social and Collaborative Investments

by Tom Austin  |  December 3, 2010

I've been on the road more than home for the last quarter, hitting the US West Coast, Florida, London, Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney. The venue changes but the story and...

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Twitter: The Great Information Pyramid Scheme

by Elise Olding  |  October 27, 2010

Depending on how you use it, Twitter can be a place to read about someone’s latest gym visit or can be used to dish up a wealth of information about...

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