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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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IBM is a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Social Software
sponsored by IBM
ANALYST REPORT: This in-depth analyst report deciphers 20 different vendors in the social software market, including IBM, salesforce.com, and Google, and provides their strengths, cautions, and how they stack up against one another.
Posted: 16 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Sep 2013

IBM

MicroScope September 2014: An issue covering the issues around cloud security concerns
sponsored by MicroScope
EZINE: An issue highlighting the need to challenge user fears around cloud security and the best ways to communicate on social media.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

MicroScope

Social Media Analytics: Making Customer Insights Actionable
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn why some companies can turn insights gained from social media analytics into revenue, why others can't, and more.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 11 Sep 2014

IBM

Delivering the Information that Powers the Media
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Digital advertising has changed the face of media, offering highly personalized buying opportunities to consumers throughout virtually every facet of their online experience. But to enable this ability, you're going to need to have the right network infrastructure—so where can you turn? Read this white paper to see how A10 Networks can help.
Posted: 10 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Sep 2014

A10 Networks

Network Transformation: Get Smart with Your Data
sponsored by Neustar®
RESOURCE: Find out what changes CSPs must make to transform their networks in order to accommodate these consumer demands and the competition from non-traditional service providers.
Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 09 Sep 2014

Neustar®

Modern Sales In the Cloud: In the Era of the Empowered Customer
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Find out how you can accommodate the demands of today's customers, while ensuring the successful execution of your sales goals.
Posted: 05 Sep 2014 | Published: 05 Sep 2014

Oracle Corporation

Selecting the Best Social Software for Your Enterprise
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper objectively evaluates and compares 20 social software vendors on dimensions such as customer experience, pricing, and innovation.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Sep 2013

IBM

Social Media Analytics: Making Customer Insights Actionable
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn why some companies can turn insights gained from social media analytics into revenue, why others can't, and more.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 03 Sep 2014

IBM

IDC Opinion - The future of email is social
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper examines the state of email and collaboration in today's enterprise and provides insight into how collaboration is expected to evolve along with what new technology will help make adapting to these changes much easier.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 03 Sep 2014

IBM

Expert Tips for Social CRM Strategies
sponsored by Attensity
EGUIDE: The following expert e-guide explores how organizations can most effectively leverage the social media tools at their disposal – including Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest – to build a loyal customer base and keep one step ahead of the competition.
Posted: 29 Aug 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Attensity

The Digital Value Proposition and securing CEO buy-in
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
PRESENTATION: Every business should be a digital business, says Stephen Paterson, Chief Product Officer at ANDigital in this presentation.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 27 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Social Media: IT Purchasers get social, marketers play catch up ?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: IT decision makers are using social media effectively at work, but marketers are playing catch up, according to this research snapshot.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 26 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Video is the New Document: Four Things You Can’t Miss
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
RESEARCH CONTENT: As video becomes a core part of UC and social learning strategies, enterprises need to integrate video content as part of the overal marketing and learning mix.
Posted: 25 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Polycom, Inc.

Six steps to effective reputational and IT Risk Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights 6 tips to effectively manage reputational and IT risk in order to protect and enhance brand value and competitive standing.
Posted: 25 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

RSA's Digital Journey
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
PRESENTATION: Ian Hood, Group Digital Director of RSA, tells the story of one of the UK's largest insurers journey to digital technology in this presentation.
Posted: 22 Aug 2014 | Published: 22 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Buyer's Guide to Business Process Automation
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Computer Weekly looks at how to facilitate and manage the growing role of workload automation in the enterprise in this 10-page buyer's guide.
Posted: 22 Aug 2014 | Published: 22 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

How SMBs can stop Malvertising
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Computer users want to find a deal, read celebrity gossip or share personal details with friends. Cybercriminals know how to leverage it. This white paper explains malvertising, and offers five measures for blocking these threats.
Posted: 20 Aug 2014 | Published: 20 Aug 2014

Dell Software

Advanced identity tracking for social networking sites: Using HP ArcSight ESM to identify online predators
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This critical resource exposes the truth behind online predators using social networking sites to stalk intended victims without being detected by authorities. Click now to see how a correlation engine can help pinpoint these criminals before their next attack.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

What CIOs need to know to capitalize on Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WEBCAST: David Goulden, CEO of EMC Information Infrastructure, describes how Hybrid Cloud gives businesses the agility to leverage public cloud services alongside enterprise applications, seamlessly and securely.
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Premiered: Aug 1, 2014

EMC Corporation

Build for Change – the Risk of Customerpocalypse
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
BOOK: The enterprise must focus on how it engages customers and responds to their expectations, or face Customerpocalypse, writes Alan Trefler, in this extract from his book Build for Change.
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 15 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

The Social Business: How Work is Changing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: To become more agile, more innovative, and more efficient, it's becoming clear that you need to embrace a more collaborative, synergistic work environment. In other words, you need to become a more social business. In this white paper, discover what it means to be a social business, and learn how it can benefit your organization.
Posted: 11 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

IBM

Infographic: Energize Your Workforce
sponsored by IBM
RESOURCE: In this infographic, learn how the right tools, processes, and thought leadership can help you create a smarter workforce and more engaging, differentiating customer experiences.
Posted: 11 Aug 2014 | Published: 11 Aug 2014

IBM

New expectations for a new era: HR insights from the Global C-suite Study
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The customer is more empowered than ever before, and the workforce needs to adapt to their increasing demands -- is your business ready? In this analysis of a 2013 C-suite study, discover what steps companies are taking to create a workforce that succeeds in today's customer-driven world.
Posted: 07 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

IBM

Global defense contractor takes advantage of collective intelligence across the enterprise
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: As the baby boomers begin to retire, many businesses face a loss of experience and insight -- especially the defense industry, which grew up alongside that generation. This case study illustrates how a global defense contractor implemented a collaboration tool with social business capabilities to avoid this situation.
Posted: 07 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

The Social Business: Unlocking the collective knowledge of people
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how you can leverage social and collaborative technology to share content, foster community, organize activities, and tap into the expertise of top performers.
Posted: 06 Aug 2014 | Published: 06 Aug 2014

IBM
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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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