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Co-creation, Naff Label But Hits The IT Nail On The Head

Posted by Mike, August 18th, 2010
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Great takaways from Bernard Golden writing in CIO today for all IT staff, particularly CIOs: Cloud computing: Are you ready for co-creation? In essence he, Michael Chui, senior fellow at the McKinsey Global Institute and Gartner VP Mark McDonald make the argument that the old world of IT is slowly dying away as: … business [...]

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IT Staffer Meets The Cloud, “But What Will I Do?”

Posted by Mike, July 26th, 2010
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An excellent article over at Computerworld.co.nz titled “The human aspect of cloud computing” makes an excellent argument for remembering those hit hardest by the inextricable move of all organisations to use “the cloud” for their computing needs: When companies decide to unplug on-premise servers, ditch the applications housed on them and adopt vendor-hosted software in [...]

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Google Apps Gets Improved Control

Posted by Dave, July 21st, 2010
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This morning, Google have announced their new user policy management for Google Apps. This has been coming a while now and is a welcome introduction. For me however, this is made doubly exciting due to the changes that are coming in the next few months, namely the merging of Google Apps, and the Google consumer [...]

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Online Collaboration On A Document – A Great Story

Posted by Mike, July 13th, 2010
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Sometime ago a few of the WaveAdept team were over in Sydney working hard (that’s our story and we’re sticking with it!). Whilst over in the Great West Island we stumbled over an opportunity that we believed the team really should have a crack at … but we only had an afternoon to gather our [...]

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10 Tips From WaveAdept About Managing Content Ownership and Comments

Posted by Mike, July 6th, 2010
Filed under: Collaboration, Changing Face of IT, Enterprise 2.0, Community, Event, How To
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Intranets have long moved on from the “static” web pages maintained by a dedicated team of web editors and now incorporate the best of the consumer world from “social media/networking” to “online collaboration”. In a phrase they are no longer places to go and read (a la the company manual) but the place where the [...]

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