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from the blog

Box enjoys a bullish IPO, but where will all the cash go?

So, enterprise content collaboration vendor Box finally went public last week. The hotly-tipped IPO of early 2014 cooled somewhat mid-year – a combination of turbulent times for tech stocks and a [...]

Egnyte integrates analytics to optimise file sharing and collaboration

When we covered Egnyte’s enterprise file sync and share (EFSS) offer in an On the radar report back in May 2014, we commented that – in order to make good on its growth ambitions [...]

It’s not ALL about collaboration ALL of the time

While we are far from being in a position where collaboration is a foundation of every company culture, we have reach a point where it is generally recognised, accepted even, that better [...]

Save the date: Making Social Collaboration Work, May 14th

It’s a couple of years now since the hype around enterprise social collaboration kicked off in a serious way, but we’ve been researching how organisations get business value from [...]

Collaboration vs. communication – and the importance of purpose

Earlier this week, I had the pleasure of participating in a panel webinar focused on The Future of Business Communication, which involved an interesting discussion on the way we use technology to [...]

premium research

On the Radar: Mzinga

Published: 08 Jan 15

Based in Burlington, MA, Mzinga is a privately held software vendor of a suite of SaaS-based services focused on enterprise social learning and social engagement. Designed to support organisations [...]

On the Radar: Ramius

Published: 16 Dec 14

Canadian software company Ramius offers an innovative online market research platform – Ramius Recollective – with extensive social capabilities that support short-term 'pop-up' surveys as well [...]

SAP targets social business processes with SAP Jam

Published: 16 Dec 14

Launched in October 2012, SAP's social collaboration offering, SAP Jam, brings together capabilities from SAP’s collaborative decision making tool, SAP StreamWork, and the acquired SuccessFactors [...]

UnLtd drives internal collaboration to increase transparency, maximise value for social entrepreneurs

Published: 04 Dec 14

This report examines UK-based, not-for-profit organisation UnLtd's initiative to create a social intranet to better connect its distributed employees – as well as its partners and award winners – [...]

Digital Enterprise Horizons, 2015+

Published: 02 Dec 14

How are organisations looking to develop their investments in technology to support Digital Enterprise shifts in 2015 and beyond, and how are technology vendors going to support and promote those [...]

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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