Entries for October, 2009

Weekly Digest for 2009-10-30

[ECM] Microsoft SharePoint Team Blog: SharePoint 2010 Features (includes taxonomy and folksonomy) [space] RT @NASA: Ares I-X new targeted launch time is 10:54 EDT. Must launch by noon or scrub. Winds looking bad. [mashup] RWE: IBM Makes Another Commitment To Mashups | Commentary: TheContentGuy [education] SA Blog: Why Johnny can’t hypothesize: a discussion […]

ReadWriteEnterprise: IBM Makes Another Commitment To Mashups

Alex Williams posted at ReadWriteEnterprise today on IBM’s latest mash-up offering, the Mash-up Center, which provides connections with web services including Cognos BI through the Cognos 8 Mash-up Service, and allows users to create mash-ups by dragging and dropping Google Gadgets into the Mash-up Center.

There is nothing new under the sun. IBM has been dabbling with mash-up technology for several years now. I had seen the previous incarnations demo’d at IOD (going back to 2006 and 2007) and the Enterprise 2.0 conference (2007), among other venues. Earlier monikers included Mash-up Toolkit, Mash-up Fabric, Mash-up Framework, etc. Read more…

Weekly Digest for 2009-10-23

[social media] Just scored a Google Wave beta invite. Thanks @maxelrod!!!!! [OLPC] Engadget: Uruguay becomes first nation to provide a laptop for every primary school student #olpc [twitter] Tweetiator: alerts you when people share links to your content on Twitter. 30-day free trial then $4.95/mo [climate] Maldives sends climate SOS with undersea cabinet […]

Weekly Digest for 2009-10-16

[metadata] Automating #CMS #metadata | TheContentGuy [twitter] #Twitter on my Website: How I integrated twitter with my #blog | TheContentGuy [ECM] There are some Documentum die-hards leaving EMC. Their reasons? | Brilliant Leap RT @scottable [science] This is your (mouse) brain, this is your (mouse) brain on Quake. Any questions? | Engadget […]

Weekly Digest for 2009-10-02

[intelligent content] Managing Smart Content: How to Deploy XML Technologies Across Your Organization [webcast] Webcast starting now: Taxonomy & Metadata – State of the Practice in Insurance [social media] Google Wave – Communicate and collaborative in real time. Enroll for closed beta [webcast] Taxonomy & Metadata: State of the Practice in Insurance. […]