IT Management  >   Systems Operations  >   Networking  >  

Social Networking

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
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.  … 
Definition continues below.
Social Networking Reports
1 - 25 of 507 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
2014's Planning Guide for Collaboration and Content - Does It Still Work Today?
sponsored by Dropbox for Business
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to gain an understanding of 3CS systems: communication, collaboration, content and social platforms that utilize mobile, cloud and other technologies to offer an array of solutions to organzations. Find out the questions you should ask to support different roles, work styles and devices in your enterprise.
Posted: 30 Mar 2015 | Published: 29 Mar 2013

Dropbox for Business

The IT infrastructure conversation: New content, new participants, new tone
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at how companies view the importance of IT infrastructure, the investments they're making in it, and how they can better prepare for the future.
Posted: 20 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

IBM

Magic Quadrant for Intelligent Business Process Management Suites
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this iBPMS Magic Quadrant to compare 14 vendors focused on the iBPMS market and ensuring improved process outcomes.
Posted: 16 Mar 2015 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

TIBCO Software Inc.

2014 North American Social Media Analytics Customer Value
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a number of case studies in which various organizations overcame significant challenges in the effort to obtain valuable business intelligence from social media.
Posted: 09 Mar 2015 | Published: 09 Mar 2015

IBM

Social is for Closers: A Social Intelligence Guide for Sales - Microsoft Dynamics
sponsored by Microsoft
EBOOK: In this dynamic and eye-opening ebook, Microsoft GM Fred Studer takes from his experiences at Disney, Oracle and now Microsoft to discuss the opportunity of social listening for sales.
Posted: 07 Mar 2015 | Published: 07 Mar 2015

Microsoft

Beyond Listening: Driving Better Decisions with Social Media
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines IBM Social Media Analytics and explains how it can help organizations transform massive volumes of social media data into highly effective business insights and actions.
Posted: 07 Mar 2015 | Published: 06 Mar 2015

IBM

Managing Global Branding to Improve Marketing Relevance
sponsored by The Pulse Network
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn how to leverage the latest advancements in digital asset management to deliver timely, personalize, positive, and relevant brand experiences while enhancing your brand image.
Posted: 06 Mar 2015 | Published: 04 Dec 2012

The Pulse Network

Empowered Customers Expect More: Oracle vs. eGain
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
RESOURCE: Discover the differences between leading customer service platform e-gain and Oracle in a head-to-head comparison. Access this concise fact sheet to discover which software could help you manage your customer experience and engage the empowered customer.
Posted: 03 Mar 2015 | Published: 03 Mar 2015

Oracle Corporation

Stay Up to Date With Modern Business Etiquette
sponsored by Premiere Conferencing
EBOOK: This eBook explores numerous business etiquette tips for today's workplace
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015


Get Organized to Stop the Communications and Collaboration Infrastructure Civil War
sponsored by NetScout Systems, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: View this Forrester report to learn why creating a comprehensive CCI road map is difficult for many IT organizations, as well as a checklist to help you achieve a unified CCI strategy.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 10 Nov 2014

NetScout Systems, Inc.

How Michigan State University Calculates Likelihood of Philanthropic Engagement
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: This case study describes how MSU leveraged business intelligence and predictive analytics to gain deep insight into an individual alum's potential to give.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

IBM

Speech-to-Text Analytics Reveals New Insights Into Consumer Behavior
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how Telerx, a global contact center outsourcing provider, embrace the methods that modern consumers are utilizing to share their opinions and turned raw data into valuable insight for their clients.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

IBM

Vendor Report for Social Software in the Workplace: 17 Vendors Compared
sponsored by Jive Software
WHITE PAPER: This Magic Quadrant report from Gartner Inc. assesses 17 social software vendors in terms of strengths, functionality, and cautions, and intends to help buyers find the right system suitable to fit their needs.
Posted: 18 Feb 2015 | Published: 18 Feb 2015

Jive Software

Exclusive Vendor Report: Comparing Top Enterprise Social Platforms
sponsored by Jive Software
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive vendor report from Forrester Research explores the top competitors in the field of Enterprise Social Platforms and examines each vendor's offerings, strategies, and market presence. Additionally, learn how each vendor compares in terms of social capabilities, customer references, and more.
Posted: 16 Feb 2015 | Published: 16 Feb 2015

Jive Software

Collaboration—Understand the Business Value and How to Make It Work
sponsored by Unify
WHITE PAPER: View this informative white paper to get some insight and an information framework to aid in successful planning and deployment of collaboration solutions.
Posted: 16 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Unify

Who's Driving Your Brand? Navigating Today's Confusing Customer Pathways and Arriving with Your Brand Intact
sponsored by Teradata
EBOOK: This ebook will cover how marketers can gain competitive advantage by leveraging social media and loosening the reins on your brand.
Posted: 16 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Teradata

The Age of Social Media: Lead Generation and Brand Authenticity
sponsored by Marketo
WHITE PAPER: This white paper considers the advantages of social media in regards to lead generation. Access now to find out how you can implement a profitable social media strategy by targeting a variety of platforms with specific plans of action, and how your sales leads will benefit.
Posted: 28 Jan 2015 | Published: 28 Jan 2015

Marketo

How to Build an Effective Work Environment at Home
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: Find out what exactly it takes to successfully work from home, and minimize any potential disruptions that could possibly come your way.
Posted: 27 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

Harnessing the Power of Enterprise Social Collaboration
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: View this informative white paper to investigate the critical aspects needed to successfully expand the use of social collaboration, as well as a collaboration platform that will ensure a smooth sailing transformation.
Posted: 27 Jan 2015 | Published: 01 Jun 2014

IBM

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

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

Take Advantage of Multi-Channel to Improve Your CEM
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, explore the business-driving benefits of integrating your data across all channels. Additionally, discover the latest contact center technologies that will boost customer service with multi-channel support.
Posted: 05 Mar 2015 | Published: 05 Mar 2015

IBM

IDC MarketScape for Jive Software
sponsored by Jive Software
WHITE PAPER: This IDC MarketScape report looks at enterprise social network vendors and features Jive in this excerpt. Learn about Jive's strengths, challenges, key features, and more.
Posted: 17 Feb 2015 | Published: 17 Feb 2015

Jive Software
1 - 25 of 507 Matches Previous Page    1 2 3 4    Next Page
 
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 … 
Social Networking definition sponsored by WhatIs.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2015, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement