Monthly Archives: August 2012

A guide to evaluating Enterprise Social Networks (Part 3)

In Part 1 we explored what a social network is and developed some categorisations. In Part 2 we assessed the relevance to the enterprise in terms operational impact of each of these categories. Now we turn to the thorny question of Business … Continue reading

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Revision #3606 (“Hephaistos”) available

Fairly limited release this week as we also made some changes to our infrastructure. Hub Cleared up some bad wording on the Notifications page. Workplace Resolved a problem where the a treeview node might disappear if selected twice. All charts … Continue reading

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Scheduled Site Maintenance – 24th August at 17:00 BST

Update: Sabisu went off-line as scheduled and was back on-line about 30 minutes later. We held off updating or tweeting as we were still in test mode but users should have seen very little interruption. Original message: Sabisu will be taking a … Continue reading

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Revision #3403 (“Phoenix”) available

General We’ve been building dashboards for Rinku using the Sabisu Workplace. They’re looking great. The Stopwatch application has been further improved so that comments against splits are now saved and retrievable. Resolved various minor and intermittent issues with data connectivity … Continue reading

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A guide to evaluating Enterprise Social Networks (Part 2)

In Part 1 we defined social media and developed categories so we could differentiate different types. This is useful but doesn’t answer a key question: why implement them in the enterprise? Is Social Media relevant to the enterprise? We believe different types of … Continue reading

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A guide to evaluating Enterprise Social Networks (Part 1)

This is a series of posts we’re going to give you some insight into the usefulness of social networks beyond the marketing department; how they can change the way you operate your business for the better. We meet a lot … Continue reading

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Revision #3335 (“Astyanax”) available

Another interesting week here at Sabisu, with some great new features in the Builder including new sub-components and chart types. General When you have a community with a lot of users, you may not want to allow community Chat – … Continue reading

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Why the important stuff isn’t in your inbox any more

It’s become trendy these days to bemoan email as inadequate and predict its demise. Email has clear limitations but as Kevin Kelly points out in What Technology Wants, technology never dies – it just loses market share. So as with slower and less synchronous forms of communication such as postal mail, email will always be a valuable messaging system … Continue reading

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Revision #3251 (“Glaukos”) available

General Updates We continue to revise the Sabisu web site based on customer feedback to better communicate what the platform can do: We’ve revamped the What Is Sabisu page. We’ve also highlighted some of the systems Sabisu has been integrating … Continue reading

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Don’t be scared of social: dealing with a nervous management

This week we’re excited to have Euan Semple sharing his insights on the use of social tools in business. Many companies are nervous about the use of social tools in the workplace. Not only would they never consider deploying social tools … Continue reading

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