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from the blog

Box’s enterprise customers step forward to be counted

Box brought its World Tour to London earlier this month. We were, in part, treated to a re-run of some of the things I wasn’t able to tell you about (due to the NDAs in force) at Box’s Analyst [...]

Egnyte the blue touchpaper…

…and retire to a safe distance? It’s getting kinda crowded in the enterprise-friendly content sharing / collaboration space right now. Seems you can’t move for announcements, what with Box’s new [...]

How important is mobile collaboration support? New survey!

Does your business have a strategy for mobile collaboration? Or maybe you’re about to create one? Are you looking to select a new suite of collaboration tools to [...]

Are we finally seeing the death of “social”?

First, let me apologise for the shamefully sensationalised headline, but I just couldn’t resist. I’m often nagged by my colleagues to make my headlines more attention-grabbing, and while [...]

Spill the beans, Microsoft

This week sees Microsoft kick off its sixth SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas. While I am unfortunately not attending the event, I am hoping that it will finally shed some light on Microsoft’s [...]

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On the Radar: Interact Intranet

Published: 15 Apr 14

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.

This On [...]

Social Collaboration: Microsoft

Published: 14 Apr 14

Microsoft first entered the social collaboration arena with SharePoint 2010, but it was the company's acquisition of Yammer in 2012 that exposed Microsoft's true interest in this area. Today, [...]

On the Radar: Altova

Published: 09 Apr 14

Altova is an Austrian/American software company offering tools to assist developers with data management, software and application development, and data integration. This report focuses on MetaTeam, [...]

Social Collaboration: Zimbra

Published: 07 Apr 14

Zimbra – formerly known as Telligent, and rebranded following its recent acquisition of the Zimbra email and team collaboration software business – provides online community solutions both for [...]

On the Radar: Mindjet

Published: 01 Apr 14

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.

This [...]

meet the lead analyst

Angela Ashenden, Principal Analyst

Angela is a highly accomplished and experienced IT industry analyst and public speaker. With experience in many areas around collaboration and information management, she has advised clients on technology and management issues relating to collaboration, enterprise content management, portals, workflow, enterprise search and e-learning. Angela regularly presents at conferences and seminars on information management technology and markets, as well as writing for journals and trade publications on various topics.

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