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
Where's the fine print? You can creatively define a category that eliminates everyone else and preside over a parallel universe in which only you reside.
Portals Research Updates to WebSphere, WebCenter, Red Hat, SAP, Backbase, eXo, Liferay, Plone, and OpenText
Last week, we released Version 10 of our Enteprise Portals and Content Integration evaluation research
In a recent advisory call, a Real Story Group client posed her incumbent Web CMS replacement dilemma in a slightly unconventional way: “Do you think I should settle for Mr. Right Now, or should I wait for Mr. Right?” she asked me
When Maslow penned his famous hierarchy of needs, it was all basically revolving around convenience and comfort desired by human beings: in food, sex, creativity, confidence, family, etc. The Web CMS world is not much different
The question of whether to use a Web Content Management System (Web CMS) or Enterprise Portal remains one of the most common inquiries we receive from our clients. And it is certainly not a new question.
If you've not seen the UK show (or the local variants that exist in the US, Australia, and Germany), one of the regular features is to set a timed lap in a vehicle as part of a review. Same track, same(ish) driver, and therefore a reasonable comparison on performance.
There are some lessons here for technology buyers.
Yesterday Jane McConnell shared a nice tidbit from her (excellent) survey of global intranet managers, that "40% of large enterprises believe in the digital workplace."
I believe this is great progress
Each year around this time, all the Real Story Group analysts get together to partake in some crystal-ball gazing about where the content technology market will head in the next year.
Here are our collective predictions for 2013:
Including evaluations of Badgeville, Bigdoor, and Bunchball
This is the time of year when we start to look back and reflect on the past twelve months and begin to look forward to what's next. As some you know, in addition to our premium research and associated advisory sessions, some of our subscribers ask us to assist them in a more hands-on consultative engagement
Beyond the age-old debate between open source and proprietary software communities, one truism has persisted over the years: when there is one technology platform dominates in any market for any sizable period, we all suffer
There's a growing misconception that cloud is an end in itself, rather than a means to end. That never bodes well
WCXM Pitfall 1: Selecting a Web CMS package before developing solid requirements and a business case
Pitfall 1: Selecting a Web CMS package before developing solid requirements and a business case