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  • Talking SMAC: Revisiting social, mobile, analytics and cloud

    While SMAC (social, mobile, analytics and cloud ) concept crystalized only in the past couple of years, buy this new area in data warehousing and data analytics has been growing -- and improving -- every day.

    Written by Jonathan Hassell05 May 15 03:10
  • Harcourts' latest move: Office 365

    New technology platforms were needed to support our plan to operate in 100 countries, says CIO Jason Willls.

    Written by Divina Paredes02 April 15 05:30
  • 7 Things You May Not Know About Microsoft Office

    This isn't your parent's Microsoft Office. Recent activity culminating with the SharePoint Conference 2014 shows that Microsoft is making its Office suite more social, more integrated with both home-grown and acquired Microsoft technologies, more analytical and more cloud-friendly.

    Written by Paul Rubens18 March 14 09:01
  • Five ways to improve your enterprise social networking strategy

    Enterprise social networking software, which offers social media capabilities adapted for workplace collaboration like employee profiles, activity streams, microblogging and document sharing, has evolved from a "nice to have" to a "should have" status in enterprises.

    Written by Juan Carlos Perez22 April 13 17:20
  • Why Yammer is snatching up enterprise customers

    1. It's a good intranet alternative. Most companies have an intranet meant to facilitate employee collaboration and act as a portal for company information. But employees often use it so infrequently that they forget their passwords. Lawrence DeVoe, chief technology catalyst at Initiative Media, deployed Yammer last April, starting with 10 invites, and within three weeks had gained 400 users. Today, the Yammer population at the company has grown to 1,400. And DeVoe says Yammer cost less than half of what was spent on his previous Intranet tool.

    Written by Lauren Brousell01 Dec. 11 07:55