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Posts categorised as Platforms

Making Connections: the Social Object

There seems to be almost a collective deja vu among some of the social business commentators of late, with lots of talk about a sense of having been here before, for some more than once. For example, Andrew Gilroy, Oracle’s EMEA Enterprise 2.0 spokesperson, even though attending our forward-looking Social Business Summit in London, still found himself… read full post

Categories Best of, Enterprise, Platforms, Uncategorized

New releases of Confluence and Jira

Today, Atlassian released new versions for their flagship products Confluence and Jira. It is one of their biggest and probably most important updates so far. Headshift has been an Atlassian partner for the past six years. In that time I have seen the platforms develop and truly earn the title ‘best-in-class’ in their respective category…. read full post

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We need Business Verbs in Social Software

This post aims to think about the commonalities of mundane, day-to-day work, or verbs that are universal in corporate life. We treat these as our universal constants, and my idea is that social software has a major role to play in being the vehicle of common business activities. We have only seen a glimpse of… read full post

Categories Best of, Enterprise, Platforms

More reasons to love WordPress

You might have noticed the WordPress 3.0 has been released recently, and your WordPress site administration section might be prompting you to upgrade. We’re really excited about this release of WordPress, but unfortunately there’s a proviso to consider:
Because this is a significant release of WordPress, there have been a number of changes to the way it works, and this is likely to mean that an automatic upgrade could be unsuccessful for you, and may cause problems with your site.

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New Confluence version released

While I was away catching some sunshine in LA, our friends at Atlassian have released a new version of their ever so popular enterprise wiki Confluence. Whether I had to write an RFP, share my business targets with colleagues, update the status of a project or do some other fancy content editing, I always preferred… read full post

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