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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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Business Reimagined
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BOOK: Reimagining business is about waking up to a new environment based on technology that liberates rather than constrains, writes Dave Coplin.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Snapshot: Online presence of UK retailers
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RESEARCH CONTENT: This concise report assesses the online presence of 36 of the UK's leading high street retailers.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 24 Jun 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Experts on risk see few risks and many rewards in Social Business Software
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CASE STUDY: Swiss Re, a global re-insurer, was facing efficiency issues as their current collaborative tools no longer met their business needs. Take a look at this case study to learn how Swiss Re took a community-centric approach to collaboration with a social platform that allowed employees to address business topics and collaborate on client needs.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

Jive Software

About T-Mobile USA
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CASE STUDY: Find out in this case study how a social business platform enabled T-mobile to consolidate and centralize information about products, services, pricing, policies and troubleshooting, enabling sales reps to better utilize their time.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

Jive Software

Sales support goes social at Vodafone’s enterprise business unit
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CASE STUDY: Vodafone Enterprise realized that their current strategic communication platforms weren't enough to meet changing business needs. In this case study, find out how Vodafone implemented a flexible, easy-to-use social business platform to support their sales teams streamline deals from start to finish.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

Jive Software

Faster Sales, More Wins: Devoteam Streamlines Sales Cycle with Jive-Powered Deal Management
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CASE STUDY: In this case study, discover how Devoteam, a France-based IT consulting firm, implemented a new social sales platform that allowed them to accelerate proposal creation and support deals from prospect to close. Read now to learn how increased collaboration enabled a more streamlined, standardized workflow.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

Jive Software

Collapsing time and distance barriers
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CASE STUDY: Check out this case study to learn how CSC, a Fortune 200 IT service provider, leveraged a social business software to deliver web 2.0 capabilities to their collaborative strategy, and how their deployment approach enabled better connection between people, content, and communities.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

Jive Software

Becoming “One Bupa” hinges on having a single platform for communication and collaboration
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CASE STUDY: Discover how Bupa, an international healthcare group, created a global social business networking and collaboration community that complemented their existing content management systems (CMS) while adding web 2.0 capabilities. Read on to learn why an out-of-the-box social platform enabled more collaborative behavior than their previous CMS.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

Jive Software

Information Governance
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RESEARCH CONTENT: This research from AIIM looks at the risk profile around electronic records, the keep-all versus delete-all options, e-discovery, and the implications of social, mobile and cloud on risk management policies.
Posted: 03 Jun 2013 | Published: 03 Jun 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

European IT Law Briefing:  Practical steps for companies using social media
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Leading European law firms offer practical advice for companies using social media in France, Germany, UK and Italy.
Posted: 20 May 2013 | Published: 20 May 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

European IT Law Briefing: Taking action on misuse of social media by employees
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Four leading European law firms help you navigate the legal maze when taking action against employees who misuse social media in France, Germany, UK and Italy.
Posted: 20 May 2013 | Published: 20 May 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

European IT Law Briefing: Monitoring employees' use of social media
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Leading European law firms explain the key legal requirements for companies monitoring employees' social media use in France, Germany, UK and Italy.
Posted: 20 May 2013 | Published: 20 May 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

European IT Law Briefing: Recruitment and social media
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Four leading European law firms help you navigate the legal maze when using social media for recruitment in France, Germany, UK and Italy.
Posted: 20 May 2013 | Published: 20 May 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Business Analytics in the cloud: Driving business innovation through cloud computing and analytics solutions
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WHITE PAPER: It's no secret that businesses who build strong analytically oriented teams can set themselves apart from the crowd. Consult this white paper to learn more about how analytical are changing the game of corporate sales and supply chain operations. Find out how your business can balance quantifiable benefits against risks to make the right decisions.
Posted: 14 May 2013 | Published: 14 May 2013

IBM

Efficacy of Emerging Network Security Technologies
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IT BRIEFING: The report, which surveyed 4,774 global IT and IT security professionals across nine countries identifies the challenges enterprises are facing dealing with emerging security threats.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Information Security Breaches Survey 2013
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RESEARCH CONTENT: Security breaches cost large businesses an average of £850,000, the 2013 Information Security Breaches Survey reveals.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

The Consumerisation of IT
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ANALYST REPORT: This report looks at the nature and level of activity, motivations and drivers, unintended consequences, and the practicalities of managing consumer devices and social media at work.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Trends in Enterprise Mobility
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WHITE PAPER: This research report from Comptia offers advice to organisations on provisioning mobile devices, assesses the benefits of mobile and identifies the challenges of remote working.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 22 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Seven Trends Driving Effectiveness in the Contact Center
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: Customers want to use social media, video, instant messaging and more to contact you - and they want to do it quickly. In this resource, check out seven key trends that are driving effectiveness in the contact center.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Avaya

eGuide Social Media Networks Tie into Global and Local HR Strategies
sponsored by Workday
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explains how social media is causing HR leaders to rethink recruitment and talent management. Also inside, learn how you can effectively cope with the challenges of meting out a global strategy with localized tactics.
Posted: 21 May 2013 | Published: 21 May 2013

Workday

eGuide Five Technology Trends that are Growing Strategic HR
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EGUIDE: This expert e-guide counts down five important technology trends that are molding the human resources (HR) space in 2013. Inside, learn how strategic organizations are using these innovations to drive business success.
Posted: 20 May 2013 | Published: 20 May 2013

Workday

Social analytics: Finding opportunity in chaos
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Today, all organisations are engaged in social media. Enterprises can no longer escape the need to monitor and analyse social media outlets such as Facebook, Twitter and other news outlets. Enterprise need to adjust to this change quickly or they risk falling behind.
Posted: 08 May 2013 | Published: 08 May 2013

IBM

CyberAgent translates blog user insights into a more engaging experience
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn how Japan's largest blog service provider, CyberAgent, found a way to create a new level of engagement and loyalty among its blog readers. By developing an analytics framework that enabled a new kind of insight into blogging preferences and behavior.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2013

IBM

Oracle Mobile and Social Service: The Next Step in IAM
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: As cloud computing, mobile computing and social computing infiltrate the enterprise, an "identity explosion" is occurring – one which requires a new IAM strategy. This whitepaper explores the next steps in IAM and how to keep your enterprise safe.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Advanced Identity Tracking for Social Networking Sites
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource details the methods used to assist social networking sites in identifying online predators and thwarting potentially serious attacks. View now to learn more!
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company
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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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