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One on One with John Mancini of AIIM

The number of disruptive technologies in the enterprise today are mind-boggling. We asked AIIM's John Mancini about this disruption and the impact it was having on IT.

Must we play games to lure people to use collaboration software?

Gamification is seen as a solution to get people involved in enterprise social software, but it won't work for everyone or in every organization.

Two perspectives on assessing ECM maturity

Many organizations are adopting Enterprise Content Management solutions, but how do they know they're on the right track and assess their ECM maturity?

Twitter trying to move beyond the 140 barrier

Twitter announced last week that it was moving beyond the 140 characer barrier, at least a bit. It will now offer media partners including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and Der Spiegel...

Still using old fashion paper filing systems?

This week's Industry Voices guest post looks at the advantages of moving to electronic records management and the folly of the paper filing cabinet.

Box goes international

Box announced it was expanding operations into Europe this week, opening a new London office and a new partnership with HP in Europe.

After collaborating like a farm team, MLB steps up its game

Managing massive amounts of video data, Major League Baseball Advanced Media outgrew its stop-gap enterprise collaboration techniques and upgraded to a complete SaaS solution.

The Yammer-Microsoft rumor won't go away

Rumors of a $1.2 billion deal for Microsoft to buy Yammer have persisted for almost a week, yet neither side had confirmed the deal as we went to press.

While info360 2012 was quiet, cloud integration was the watchword

There weren't many content management vendors at this year's info360 conference, but sessions like one on moving content management to the cloud provided practical take-aways.

Litera releases update to email metadata security tool

Litera's Metadacte 2.0 gives you more control over metadata security in email, allowing you to strip any metadata you define from an attachment before it goes out the door.

iOS 6 has plenty of intriguing content features

There was content news aplenty at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference this week, but the question is: Are you willing to sacrifice privacy for convenience? Well are you?

YouSendIt integrates in Yahoo Mail

YouSendIt functionality is now built into Yahoo! email and several other popular email programs, making it much simpler to send large files in a secure fashion.

Amazon gets ready to take its app store international

If Amazon is getting ready to take its App Store international, it only makes sense that the Kindle Fire with its flagging sales will not be far behind.

What the WWDC and info360 have in common--it's all about content

While it might seem like a stretch to compare WWDC and info360, there is a strong link between the two events--and the link is content.

Axceler launches new version of ControlPoint

The newest version of ControlPoint from Axceler gives administrators more control over setting SharePoint governance policies across the organization.

Digital Clarity Group launches

Digital Clarity Group, a new analyst firm lead by Scott Liewehr, launched this week.

Flipboard expanding to Android

Flipboard, the popular iOS application, announced an Android Beta this week.

Google sticks it to Microsoft again with Quickoffice purchase

Google took it to Microsoft again this week when it purchased Quickoffice, a mobile product that lets users open and edit Microsoft Office documents on multiple phone operating systems.

Badgeville brings gamification to SharePoint

Badgeville, the gaming platform company, announced a new plug-in this week for SharePoint 2010.

Analysts react to Salesforce.com's purchase of Buddy Media

We asked a couple of analysts to share their thoughts on Salesforce.com's purchase of Buddy Media this week, and while they were mostly positive, they also suggested being cautious initially to see how well the two companies mesh.