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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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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.

Leveraging Social Media to Drive Retail Sales and Enhance Customer Experience
sponsored by Wipro Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Read this article for an examination of three considerations for social media: social media driving revenue, customer experience and tracking and using social media measurement tools.
Posted: 17 Dec 2009 | Published: 17 Dec 2009

Wipro Technologies

SUN SYSTEMS FOR ENTERPRISE 2.0 WITH ORACLE
sponsored by Sun Microsystems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Enterprises today are seeking new communication technologies, such as wikis, blogs, and forums, to improve communication and collaboration and increase employee productivity.
Posted: 11 Nov 2009 | Published: 11 Nov 2009

Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Preparing for the 2.0 World: How Enterprises Need to Think About Emergent Social Technologies
sponsored by Sun Microsystems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Social technologies, commonly called Web 2.0, were originally used to describe consumer technologies that enable groups to organize and share information and media. But enterprises quickly caught on to the value of these easy-to-use tools for capturing and sharing ad hoc information that may otherwise not be documented.
Posted: 11 Nov 2009 | Published: 16 Apr 2009

Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Server 2007 is an integrated suite of server capabilities that can help improve organizational effectiveness by providing comprehensive content management and enterprise search, accelerating shared business processes, and facilitating information sharing across boundaries for better business insight.
Posted: 15 Sep 2009 | Published: 15 Sep 2009

Microsoft

Successfully Integrating Collaboration into the Workplace
sponsored by Orange Business Services
WHITE PAPER: Collaboration is one of the hottest topics in the workplace today as market and technology trends drive changes in how employees work together. This paper looks at those trends and suggests ways for information technology (IT) organizations to enable and support the changes that are affecting the way their employees work. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 21 Jul 2009 | Published: 20 Jul 2009

Orange Business Services

Architecting Enterprise Social Computing for Business Value
sponsored by NewsGator
WHITE PAPER: This paper builds a model of enterprise social computing by analyzing business goals. It builds the architectural components and the relationships between them by starting from a basic definition of social computing and the most common goals.
Posted: 08 May 2009 | Published: 01 Oct 2008

NewsGator

Delivering ROI with Enterprise Social Computing
sponsored by NewsGator
WHITE PAPER: This paper will demonstrate how social computing solutions can help improve three core areas of your business: 1)Reducing expenditures 2)Leveraging current investments 3)Improving operating efficiency
Posted: 08 May 2009 | Published: 01 Apr 2009

NewsGator

Making Web 2.0 Work for Your Enterprise: Internal Deployments
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Making knowledge more visible increases innovation and shortens turnaround times. Increased collaboration accelerates productivity. With Web 2.0, your company transforms into a more-socially connected organization that reacts faster and more effectively to the market.
Posted: 03 Apr 2009 | Published: 01 Aug 2008

Oracle Corporation

Making Web 2.0 Work for Your Enterprise: IT Deployments
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The consumer Web has shown us the power of the internet as a social, collaborative platform, particularly when compared to existing rigid corporate environments. Wikis, blogs, Really Simple Syndication (RSS) feeds, social networks, tagging, and mashups are flexible, user-driven tools that have the potential to bring many benefits to the enterprise.
Posted: 03 Apr 2009 | Published: 01 Aug 2008

Oracle Corporation

Limelight Networks Content Delivery Network (CDN)
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Whether your goal on the web is to inform, sell, entertain, or persuade, your site needs to meet the expectations of today's Internet users. Rich web pages, rapid fire communications, huge software downloads, and an expanding universe of digital media require a new approach to content delivery. Read this paper to see what Limelight has to offer.
Posted: 06 Mar 2009 | Published: 06 Mar 2009

Limelight Networks, Inc.

Email Marketing Goes Social
sponsored by Silverpop Systems Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to get tips about how to best implement a successful social email marketing campaign.
Posted: 26 Nov 2008 | Published: 26 Nov 2008

Silverpop Systems Inc.

It's 2008: Do You Know Where Your Talent Is? - Connecting People to What Matters
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Demand for knowledge workers is rising even as their skills and abilities are falling into short supply. This research report about acquisition and retention strategies questions the "war for talent" approach to these emerging trends.
Posted: 10 Sep 2008 | Published: 09 Sep 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Innovative Collaboration to Advance Your Business
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper learn how to bypass the challenge of adding new collaborative capabilities to what you already have and how to deal with dispersed content sources and system redundancies.
Posted: 01 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

IBM

Social Computing for Organizations: Open Text in the Web 2.0 Paradigm
sponsored by OpenText Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper focuses on how companies can benefit from the growing opportunities provided by social computing.
Posted: 18 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Dec 2007

OpenText Corporation

Magic Quadrant for Team Collaboration and Social Software, 2007
sponsored by Socialtext
WHITE PAPER: The collaboration support market is being revitalized, with buyers and sellers looking to add social interaction in the context of broad collaboration support. Read this Gartner white paper which discusses new and established vendors in this market...
Posted: 05 Dec 2007 | Published: 24 Oct 2007

Socialtext

Grow Faster by Connecting Your People: IBM Lotus Connections Software
sponsored by IBM Software Group
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn more about this software and how you can find and collaborate with experts; easily locate people and information; build closer partner and customer relationships; and foster bottom-up, community-based innovation.
Posted: 03 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

IBM Software Group
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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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