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DEFINITION: MySpace.com is a popular social networking Web site.Originally founded as a venue for aspiring musicians and bands to share music and concert dates, MySpace has grown into a complex site where users can create profiles, including photographs, blogs, music or movie preferences. Other features of the site include chat rooms, forums, classified ads, newsgroups and a venue for sharing videos or music.  … 
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CW+: Quocirca report: Communications technology – be prepared to be flexible
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: Communications needs for many organisations are changing rapidly. Internally, there are always new technologies appearing and changes in working styles to deal with but there is now, increasingly, the influence of more social and consumer choices affecting the officially deployed systems.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 12 Aug 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

Social media is not just for fun – it can transform your business
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This six-page Buyer’s Guide to Social Media explains why CIOs and senior IT professionals have a prime oppor tunit y to rethink core business processes and examine how to use social computing to create advantages for their business.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 19 Jan 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

CW+: Quocirca report: Digital Britain – opportunities and risks for UK businesses
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: Digital Britain is the UK government’s strategic vision for the UK digital economy. While social inclusion and rights protection are major themes, the plans will also have a significant impact on businesses.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 20 Sep 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

How to Bridge the Gap Between Business and Social Apps
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: The promise of creating value by harnessing collective activities is attracting organisations to technology that connects employees, engages customers and partners inconversation, or boosts their R&D through crowd-sourcing initiatives.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 02 Nov 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

 CIO Strategies for Consumerization
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: New technology and the expanding role of the Internet are forever changing social relationships, management philosophies, and business models around the world. Access this white paper for insights into current mobile computing trends and recommendations for making the most out of these trends in the enterprise.
Posted: 28 Dec 2011 | Published: 23 Dec 2011

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Vision Paper: Exceptional Experiences:The key to customer engagement
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The online world is one vast opportunity for growing your business.  As the Internet continues to grow, with nearly two billion people and billions of devices already connected, most companies now rightly focus much of their marketing energy on getting the most return from all Internet channels. 
Posted: 01 Dec 2011 | Published: 01 Dec 2011

IBM

Using IBM Social Business to Take Your Business Relationships to the Next Level
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This publication provides information about IBM Social Business and includes details about the business need and the value of transformation to a social business. It presents a high-level Social Business component diagram, highlights key capabilities, and includes customer case studies that exemplify how some of these capabilities can be applied.
Posted: 01 Dec 2011 | Published: 01 Dec 2011

IBM

Social Business in the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Deepen your customer relationships. Drive operational effectiveness. Optimize your workforce. Read this white paper and see how using LotusLive services to become a social business can help your organization simplify, speed up and enhance interactions in practically all areas of the business.
Posted: 01 Dec 2011 | Published: 01 Dec 2011

IBM

Executive Brief Digital Transformation: Creating New Business Models Where Digital Meets Physical
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: As businesses embrace the digital revolution, they're rethinking what customers value most and creating operating models that take advantage of what’s newly possible for competitive differentiation. This report is designed to provide senior executives with analysis and insight on how fast and how far to go on the path to digital transformation.
Posted: 17 Nov 2011 | Published: 17 Nov 2011

IBM

AIIM Industry Watch, Social Business Systems: success factors for Enterprise 2.0 applications
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this report, look at the business drivers and adoption levels for social business, the benefits and issues being highlighted by users, and what platforms and infrastructures are being used for delivery.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 25 Oct 2011

IBM

6 Things Every Manager Should Know About Microsoft Sharepoint
sponsored by Rackspace Hosting
WHITE PAPER: Wouldn’t it be great if you could quickly find company information, work closely with teams in different locations, and securely share documents with major customers? You can do all that with SharePoint. This resource presents six key concepts that every IT pro should be aware of before adopting SharePoint into the enterprise
Posted: 11 Oct 2011 | Published: 11 Oct 2011

Rackspace Hosting

Using IBM Social Business to Take Your Business Relationships to the Next Level
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This IBM Redguide™ publication provides information about IBM Social Business and includes details about the business need and the value of transformation to a social business. It presents a high-level Social Business component diagram, highlights key capabilities, and includes customer case studies.
Posted: 01 Oct 2011 | Published: 01 Oct 2011

IBM

Seven Trends That Will Change Business Intelligence As We Know It
sponsored by Jaspersoft
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn about 7 trends that are changing BI tools and strategies.
Posted: 22 Sep 2011 | Published: 22 Sep 2011

Jaspersoft

Social Media Moves into Mainstream IT Service Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper focuses on the evolving role of social media in service desk management. Read on to learn more about social media trends in ITSM, the new culture for service desk management, the benefits of improved self-service access via social media and how social media applies to Service Desk in terms of collaboration, community, etc.
Posted: 29 Aug 2011 | Published: 24 Aug 2011

CA Technologies.

The Eight Truths of Social Learning. Now.
sponsored by SkillSoft Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper seeks to uncover the fundamental requirements for a successful social learning program. Based on early experience with our own social learning tool, this list of eight “truths” has been compiled to provide a foundation for learning professionals who are launching social learning in their organizations.
Posted: 30 Jun 2011 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

SkillSoft Corporation

The Promises and Pitfalls of Social Media in the Legal Community
sponsored by iCONECT
WHITE PAPER: From personal brand building to professional practice, social media offers professionals a host of opportunities and pitfalls to drive success or failure. Access this white paper to learn about the legal considerations surrounding content on social media websites.
Posted: 16 Jun 2011 | Published: 09 Jun 2011

iCONECT

Enterprise Mobility: 9 Best Practices for CIOs
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: New technology and the expanding role of the Internet are forever changing social relationships, management philosophies, and business models around the world. Access this white paper for insights into current mobile computing trends and recommendations for making the most out of these trends in the enterprise.
Posted: 21 Feb 2011 | Published: 21 Feb 2011

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Total Economic Impact Of IBM Social Collaboration Tools
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The financial impact of collaboration on productivity and processes is often elusive. Yet companies are purchasing collaboration tools at a growing rate with the expectation of real impact. This study evaluates the potential financial impact of IBM Social Collaboration tools in organizations as part of a strategic investment in collaboration.
Posted: 14 Dec 2010 | Published: 14 Dec 2010

IBM

Social Gaming in the Cloud: A Business White Paper
sponsored by RightScale
WHITE PAPER: Major gaming publishers such as Zynga, Crowdstar and Playfish use RightScale to scale to tens of millions of players per day. RightScale has the experience and tailored solution for launching and managing social games on the cloud.
Posted: 01 Sep 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

RightScale

Web 2.0 @ Work: How CIOs Can Help Drive Business Returns by Improving Organizational Effectiveness
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Without access to historical information, organizations today would be severely limited in their ability to make informed, appropriate decisions regarding even the most basic aspects of their business. This whitepaper outlines the four keys to success and discusses the ROI of Web 2.0.
Posted: 18 Jun 2010 | Published: 15 Jan 2009

IBM

Running a Successful Enterprise 2.0 Pilot
sponsored by NewsGator
WHITE PAPER: NewsGator has years of experience running effective social computing solution pilots. Running a successful pilot not only boosts the value you can derive from your solution, it also prepares you for a successful companywide launch. This whitepaper will provide a framework for a successful pilot, give best practice tips and tricks, and more!
Posted: 17 May 2010 | Published: 17 May 2010

NewsGator

A Framework for 2.0 Adoption in the Enterprise
sponsored by NewsGator
WHITE PAPER: This report draws from the knowledge of full‐time practitioners who orchestrate enterprise‐wide rollouts in their organizations. We outline patterns of adoption and highlight practical insight that will help your company and your clients plan for the process and help set realistic expectations for a successful 2.0 rollout.
Posted: 05 May 2010 | Published: 05 May 2010

NewsGator

Maintaining Trust: Protecting Your Web Site Users from Malware
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the problem of malware and how it is increasingly being delivered through legitimate Web sites. It also introduces new techniques from IBM that are designed to go beyond standard security measures to help organizations proactively defend against threats.
Posted: 31 Dec 2009 | Published: 02 Nov 2009

IBM

Expanding Information Access Initiatives with Embedded Enterprise Search
sponsored by Vivisimo, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper focuses specifically on what application developers—specifically, ISVs and solution integrators—need to do in order to satiate this emerging market demand. Read on to learn some of Vivisimo's capabilities and how ISVs and solution integrators can leverage them to address evolving search challenges within their respective applications.
Posted: 22 Dec 2009 | Published: 22 Dec 2009

Vivisimo, Inc.

Using Social Search to Drive Innovation through Collaboration
sponsored by Vivisimo, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper, will try to help you strike a balance between solid business thinking and explosive enthusiasm for any new technology option with 2.0 in the description. Our goal is to give you a new way of looking at old challenges.
Posted: 22 Dec 2009 | Published: 22 Dec 2009

Vivisimo, Inc.
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SOCIAL COMPUTING DEFINITION (continued): … MySpace.com is a popular social networking Web site.Originally founded as a venue for aspiring musicians and bands to share music and concert dates, MySpace has grown into a complex site where users can create profiles, including photographs, blogs, music or movie preferences. Other features of the site include chat rooms, forums, classified ads, newsgroups and a venue for sharing videos or music. Each user can choose to invite friends to create profiles or link to existing ones, creating a social network that can be exponentially expanded as users with similar tastes, interests or shared friends are discovered and added. Extremely popular with teenagers and young adults, MySpace.com has seen explosive growth in recent years, with a current base of over 59 million users, reflecting both broader cultural trends offline and a unique culture online. Rupert Murdoch's NewsCorp purchased the site in 2005 for $580 million dollars.See also: six degrees of separation
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