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DEFINITION: Six degrees of separation is the theory that anyone on the planet can be connected to any other person on the planet through a chain of acquaintances that has no more than five intermediaries. The theory was first proposed in 1929 by the Hungarian writer Frigyes Karinthy in a short story called "Chains."In the 1950's, Ithiel de Sola Pool (MIT) and Manfred Kochen (IBM) set out to prove the theory mathematically.  … 
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Enterprise Collaboration Tool Evangelist Brings ROI to Business Suite
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: What's the secret to an ROI of enterprise social collaboration tools? In the following solution spotlight, Dawn Lacallade, Director of Social Strategy and Content Programming at LiveWorld Inc., offers real world insight into successful social networking initiatives.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Published: 22 Jan 2015

IBM

IBM helps TD Bank get social
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: TD Bank recently implemented IBM Connections to facilitate instant social communication and collaboration between its employees who are spread across North America.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Premiered: 22 Jan 2015

IBM

Putting People Back at the Center by Putting Their Offices at Their Fingertips
sponsored by IBM
TRANSCRIPT: This resource explores how mobile and social and mobile ideas can work together—allowing people to collaborate, engage, contribute and create regardless of their location.
Posted: 20 Jan 2015 | Published: 20 Jan 2015

IBM

IDC ranked IBM number one in worldwide marketshare for enterprise social software for the fifth consecutive year
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The following IDC Analyst Report examines the enterprise social networks market trends from 2009-2018 and provides readers with a foundation on how they can capitalize on these trends in coming months.
Posted: 19 Jan 2015 | Published: 19 Jan 2015

IBM

Drive Engagement and Revenue with Transactional Emails
sponsored by Message Bus
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the top 10 transactional messages to start sending out today that will help your company's growth and revenue.
Posted: 13 Jan 2015 | Published: 13 Jan 2015

Message Bus

Case Study: SDL chooses Global HR platform
sponsored by Fairsail
CASE STUDY: SDL's HR team manages a number of offices operating in different countries and it wanted to provide a consistent experience for all 3,000 employees via a single HR platform.Read this white paper to find out which global HR platform SDL selected. Find out how it implemented a cost-efficient HR platform across an array of languages and currencies.
Posted: 13 Jan 2015 | Published: 13 Jan 2015

Fairsail

Eguide: Unified Platform Management Needed for Hybrid Cloud UC
sponsored by Dimension Data
EGUIDE: This e-guide talks about the next stage of hybrid UC and the first cloud-UC use cases.
Posted: 09 Jan 2015 | Published: 09 Jan 2015

Dimension Data

Debunk 7 Common Myths About the Future of the Workplace
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: View this informative white paper to find out how employees can communicate and collaborate effectively, especially with the amount of resources within reach.
Posted: 06 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization: Your Data, Your Way, At Your Business Speed
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how data virtualization is a lead data integration solution that provides unified data access, enabling agile data provisioning.
Posted: 30 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Red Hat

Social, mobile HR practices keep employees happy
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why CHROs should connect and engage employees by deploying enterprise mobile and social strategies.
Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Published: 12 Dec 2014

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Wimbledon Championships enriches fans’ online and social media interaction
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this case study to learn about the adaptable and predictive private cloud infrastructure that helped Wimbledon accelerate service deployment by 50%.
Posted: 09 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

IBM

Social Software Vendor Analysis: Microsoft vs. Jive
sponsored by IT Central Station
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Is your organization planning on buying social software in the near future? IT Central Station's guide, Social Software Vendor Analysis: Microsoft vs. Jive can help you make the most informed purchasing decisions. This guide provides first hand user reviews and experiences of top enterprise level social software vendors and their products.
Posted: 08 Dec 2014 | Published: 08 Dec 2014


Social network analysis –making sense of spaghetti
sponsored by IPL
WHITE PAPER: Social networks are rich with data, but unfortunately, making sense of this information can be a bit difficult to say the least. In the following white paper, Pat Galea explains some mathematical techniques that can be used to detect interesting insights within social networks. Read on to find out more.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

IPL

All-Flash Storage: The Foundation for 3rd Platform Application Availability
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Access this whitepaper to learn about a vendor that provides flash-optimized systems that deliver flash performance and availability.
Posted: 01 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

NetApp

Developing the right social CRM strategies for improved customer service
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: The following solution spotlight examines the steps business should undertake to ensure the seamless integration of social CRM into existing tools and processes, and discusses the value that organizations can glean from analyzing and nurturing customer feedback from social media channels.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Nov 2014

IBM

Tips and Best Practices for Enterprise Social Software Adoption
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: The following solution spotlight uncovers actionable steps that business can undertake to ensure user adoption and executive buy-in for social software.
Posted: 12 Nov 2014 | Published: 12 Nov 2014

IBM

Security Solutions for the Application Economy
sponsored by CA Technologies.
VIDEO: This video explores a leading solution for securing users's identities across all applications and devices.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 06 Nov 2014

CA Technologies.

Shell Eco-marathon Widens its Horizons
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This case study covers how Shell Eco-marathon now allows organizers to explore and serve data quickly and efficiently to improve event management.
Posted: 28 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

The Social Workplace: IBM Connections Social Cloud
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: This short video introduces IBM Connections Social Cloud, an innovative set of web-based collaboration and social networking services.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 06 Oct 2014

IBM

Social Networking Unleashes Creativity and Productivity
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESOURCE: CIO's have stopped dismissing social networking as they discover its potential for boosting business productivity. In this SearchCIO download, Enterprise Social Networking, discover the various aspects of social networking and explains how to keep your best employees engaged through social platforms with expert tips and success.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

IT Governance and Compliance Strategies for the CIO
sponsored by Box
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide offers advice for how CIO's can ensure their IT governance and compliance strategies are successful, and discover what technologies are available to mitigate compliance problems.
Posted: 02 Oct 2014 | Published: 02 Oct 2014

Box

IT Compliance FAQ Guide
sponsored by Box
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, examine some frequently asked questions with respect to GRC and IT compliance including important frameworks, who is affected and more.
Posted: 02 Oct 2014 | Published: 02 Oct 2014

Box

Website Security Threat Report 2014 - Part 2
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Consult this resource to learn more about the growing threat landscape. The data was collected and analyzed by Symantec's security experts.
Posted: 01 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Symantec Corporation

Moving Forward with CRM: Key Trends and Technologies
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide uncovers key CRM technologies and trends, and explores the best ways to measure the real value of an investment in social CRM.
Posted: 12 Nov 2014 | Published: 12 Nov 2014

IBM

Avoid Mixed Sentiments on Social Media Analytics
sponsored by SearchBusinessAnalytics
EBOOK: Social media analytics has failed to meet its lofty expectations, despite a host of presumed business benefits. There is value to be found, but companies need to learn how.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 09 Oct 2014

SearchBusinessAnalytics
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SOCIAL NETWORKING DEFINITION (continued): …  Although they were able to phrase the question (given a set N of people, what is the probability that each member of N is connected to another member via k_1, k_2, k_3...k_n links?), after twenty years they were still unable to solve the problem to their own satisfaction. In 1967, American sociologist Stanley Milgram devised a new way to test the theory, which he called "the small-world problem." He randomly selected people in the mid-West to send packages to a stranger located in Massachusetts. The senders knew the recipient's name, occupation, and general location. They were instructed to send … 
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