Six ways to make Web 2.0 work – The McKinsey Quarterly – Six ways Web 2.0 work – Business Technology – Application Management
Excellent article from McKinsey about how web 2.0 tools can improve productivity and efficiency in the company. They are also very well explaining difference between participation and collaboration, which we are ourselves explaining it for many years. It’s good to see this difference recognized. The different categories are very well explained also.
But one of the key point of this article in the introduction of workflow tecnologies in this area. McKinsey is saying that workflow + participatory technologies is a key enhancer for the company. We agree of course with this, first because companies need both world, and second because providing automation and participation capabilities to the information system is the best way to improve it drastically.
GoGrid Rides The Cloud Into Your Business | FastCompany.TV
Not only Amazon and Google are providing cloud computing infrastructures. GoGrid dans Rackspace also. Here is the interview of the CEO and the VP Technology of GoGrid.
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