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Is SharePoint 2010 social ready for prime time?

This morning Microsoft launched SharePoint 2010, the follow-up to the very successful Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007. As the morning progresses, I receive more and more notifications from vendors that are announcing integration strategies for the new offering.

May 12, 2010 by Rob Koplowitz

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Navigating the perfect storm of information management

This week was a reconfirmation that information management professionals are facing a perfect storm. Two years ago, we wrote on a topic we call "Technology Populism" that looked at both the business opportunities and threats presented by ubiquitous information sharing tools inside and outside corporate networks.

May 4, 2010 by Matthew Brown

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RIM's mobile collaboration platform gets a big boost

I stopped down to RIM's WES (5,000 enterprise mobile pros, ISVs, and carriers) conference in Orlando yesterday. The company's been taking heat lately from Wall Street analysts who seem more interested in watching iPhones rise than tracking BlackBerry units shipped.

April 28, 2010 by Ted Schadler


The evolution of Green IT: Key takeaways from Interop

The green IT track at Interop Las Vegas kicked off with a session from yours truly on “The Evolution Of Green IT: Projects That Cut Cost, Avoid Risk And Grow Revenues” to help IT professionals plan for green IT’s current and future state backed up with a number of real-life examples. Here are they key takeaways that I&O professionals should pay attention to:IT is cornerstone to planning and executing organizational-wide green strategies.

April 28, 2010 by Doug Washburn


IT is industrializing: What does that mean to me?

Like many movements before it, IT is rapidly evolving to an industrial model. A process or profession becomes industrialized when it matures from an art form to a widespread, repeatable function with predictable result and accelerated by technology to achieve far higher levels of productivity.

April 22, 2010 by Glenn ODonnell