Be wary of hosting companies or other vendor partners that take on-premise software and convert it to multi-tenancy to sell as a shared service to more customers; this frequently does not end wel
I don't know anyone who does not complain of information overload. In an enterprise setting a big part of this problem is email overload. Despite the increased adoption of newer collaboration tools the volume of email has not come down. In fact, perverse though it may seem, we now have more emails to process, as these newer tools send out ever more notifications via email
Overall, this marketplace is exhibiting greater signs of maturity. Gone are the vast promises of enterprise “transformation” and employee “liberation"...
Every year, we make technology predictions about the various content technology marketplaces that we cover. And rather uniquely, we go back and see how we fared. So here's how we fared with our 2013 predictions:
It's that time of year for our team of Real Story Group analysts to reveal our 2014 predictions, where we try to predict what the future holds in the technology world.
We have just released an update to our Enterprise Collaboration and Social Software Evaluations. The reviews for blueKiwi, Drupal Commons, Igloo, Socialtext and Telligent have been updated. Here's a sneak peek
Apache Cordova, the open source hybrid app development environment, has released a new version (3.3.0 for those tracking it). This release fixes a lot of bugs for Android, Windows and Blackberry devices. More importantly, it also now supports Ubuntu Touch and Amazon's Fire mobile operating systems
Among the swarm of promotional emails that floods my inbox daily, one caught my attention. It held out a tantalizing promise: “Work faster & smarter in the new year.” It seemed to offer a super bargain: “Up to 67% off
We recently updated our Digital Marketing and Digital Workplace vendor map, which plots technology vendors across our nine different research areas.
Two examples, one a hit and the other a miss, highlight the promise and perils of social media marketing. Capitalize on the small windows of opportunity and avoid hara-kiri by understanding the nuances of the new medium.
Enterprise Social Software is now commonly acknowledged as a necessary component of not just enterprise collaboration but also larger digital workplace strategies. However, just because enterprise social technologies are becoming mainstream does not mean that you can automatically add these tools to your portfolio and start reaping benefits
Coming upon Q4, our subscribers sometimes ask for advice about the surprisingly common dilemma of use-it-or-lose-it budgeting. Specifically, "We have budget funds we need to spend, or at least obligate, before the year is out." Just Don't Do It
If you’ve been holding out embracing social software in your enterprise because
We've just received word that The Digital Workplace Trends 2014 survey is now open
As most who have met me know, I am a gourmand in the traditional sense -- I love to indulge in great food, fine wines, and a well-crafted artisan cocktail. I spend almost as much time thinking about how great dishes, wines, and mixed drinks are assembled and made to "work" as a successful combination, as I do the technical components of digital asset management systems, and how they fit into larger enterprise architectures with other technologies Real Story Group spends its time dissecting and evaluating