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Webinar: Measure Success and Demonstrate ROI of Social and Collaborative Work Management

Organisations are uncovering new efficiencies and changing the way they do business through social and collaborative work initiatives—accelerating innovation and creating new business opportunities, reducing costs, and improving customer relations. Yet it’s not always easy to know how to best plan, implement and measure the success of a social collaboration initiative. On Tuesday 16th September, [...]

Posted on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 by

New report: On the Radar: Egnyte

This week we published a new On the Radar report about Egnyte, provider of a hybrid cloud/on-premise file sharing platform for businesses that enables files residing either in the cloud (its own, or third party) or in local storage, to be made available, controlled and administered through a central IT management platform. Egnyte’s take on [...]

Posted on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 by

The state of BPM maturity

In our case study research and consulting, we commonly find four factors that act as indicators of success in BPM initiatives: realisation that BPM is really about people; realisation that BPM is a collaborative endeavour; integrating methods with appropriate technologies; and executive sponsorship. These four factors have helped shape the benchmarking tool that we offer [...]

Posted on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 by

Interact Intranet – building social intranet platforms for mid-sized organisations

To add to our bulging library of recently published collaboration research, in a new report out this week Angela Ashenden profiles Interact Intranet. Headquartered in Manchester, UK, with further offices in Dallas, USA, and Sydney, Australia, Interact Intranet provides a social intranet platform built for mid-sized organisations. What’s interesting about Interact Intranet? Angela writes: “In [...]

Posted on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 by

New reports from our Collaboration research program

In the last couple of weeks we’ve published a number of new Vendor Insight reports from our Collaboration research program, including: On the Radar: Mindjet – Best-known for its mind-mapping application MindManager, Mindjet recently announced a major shift in its long-term strategy with the acquisition of innovation management vendor Spigit. Social Collaboration: Zimbra – Zimbra [...]

Posted on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 by

New report: On the Radar: Localytics

Earlier today we published a new On the Radar report about Localytics, a cloud-based marketing and analytics platform for both mobile and web apps. According to the report’s author, Helena Schwenk, Localytics’ early entrance into the mobile analytics market and the subsequent traction it has gained now means the company is well placed to take [...]

Posted on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 by

New report: Big Data: What is it and why should I care?

Many organisations are still sitting on potential goldmines of hard-to-access data that’s long been too costly to surface by traditional means. In addition, they’re more than likely facing a deluge of new data every day from a multitude of internal and external sources – or missing out on it all together. Any of this data [...]

Posted on Friday, March 28, 2014 by

New report: Kofax continues to deepen focus on the First Mile of Customer Interaction

A new briefing note published today via MWD’s Process research program provides a round-up of Kofax’s recent acquisitions and its subsequent repositioning from a provider of document capture technology, to a vendor able to solve more strategic business challenges. The briefing note is free to download – all you need is a free account. Log [...]

Posted on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 by

New report: On the Radar: DataSift

Earlier today we published a new On the Radar report about DataSift, a cloud-based platform that aggregates and processes social data at scale, delivering it to enterprises, agencies, brands and technology companies for further use and analysis. According to the report’s author, Helena Schwenk, DataSift should be a consideration for any organisation looking to tackle the [...]

Posted on Monday, March 24, 2014 by

New On the Radar report: Batterii

Last month Angela Ashenden and I spent some time with Kevin C. Cummins (CEO) and Joe Messina (EVP Strategy) from Batterii, a Cincinnati, Ohio-based firm providing a Pinterest-style visual platform for enterprise collaboration and creative problem-solving. The result is a new On the Radar report published yesterday. What’s interesting about this company? Batterii has, it [...]

Posted on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 by