Social networks, intelligence, and homeland security - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

On one-level “network-centric warfare” (see for example the US Department Defence report to Congress on this) has grown to prominence – or even predominance – in military strategic thinking over the last four years.

What is the future for newspapers? - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « The heart of professional services strategy | Main | Best books of 2005 » What is the future for newspapers?

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Needy and therapeutic robot toys - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

He is Founding Chairman of four companies: professional services and venture firm Advanced Human Technologies , future and strategy consulting group Future Exploration Network , leading events firm The Insight Exchange , and influence ratings start-up Repyoot.

Investor relations and blogging - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

He is Founding Chairman of four companies: professional services and venture firm Advanced Human Technologies , future and strategy consulting group Future Exploration Network , leading events firm The Insight Exchange , and influence ratings start-up Repyoot.

When is the next tech boom? - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « Google moves into print advertising | Main | The rise of online services exchanges » When is the next tech boom?

Sell-side banks become consultants - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

He is Founding Chairman of four companies: professional services and venture firm Advanced Human Technologies , future and strategy consulting group Future Exploration Network , leading events firm The Insight Exchange , and influence ratings start-up Repyoot.

The sorry state of Australian corporate blogging - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

It is over 3½ years since I submitted my manuscript for Living Networks , opening with a description of how corporate blogging was changing business. For the most current insights and trends in the living networks, follow @rossdawson on Twitter!

India benefits from Research Process Outsourcing - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

He is Founding Chairman of four companies: professional services and venture firm Advanced Human Technologies , future and strategy consulting group Future Exploration Network , leading events firm The Insight Exchange , and influence ratings start-up Repyoot.

Leveraging Organizational Knowledge: The Human Capital Formation

Leveraging Organizational Knowledge

Leveraging your organisational knowledge relates to Knowledge Management, organisational learning, human capital development, social media/networks strategy, multi-channels Customer Relationships Management (CRM) 12 December 2005 The Human Capital Formation Click on diagram to enlarge.

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Leveraging Organizational Knowledge: Becoming a Knowledge-driven Organization in response to more knowledgeable customers in the luxury market

Leveraging Organizational Knowledge

Even more worrying is the fast growing so-called “grey market” for watches, already a significant problem in North-America (these are genuine Richemont watches bought by wholesale accounts to be diverted onto a parallel network to be sold – usually on the Web - at discounted retail prices).

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Leveraging Organizational Knowledge: Open question: What does a flatter World mean in terms of organizational Knowledge Management?

Leveraging Organizational Knowledge

Leveraging your organisational knowledge relates to Knowledge Management, organisational learning, human capital development, social media/networks strategy, multi-channels Customer Relationships Management (CRM) 08 December 2005 Open question: What does a flatter World mean in terms of organizational Knowledge Management?

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Leveraging Organizational Knowledge: Why all this fuss about KM now?

Leveraging Organizational Knowledge

Leveraging your organisational knowledge relates to Knowledge Management, organisational learning, human capital development, social media/networks strategy, multi-channels Customer Relationships Management (CRM) 05 December 2005 Why all this fuss about KM now?

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Building Identity Systems on the Sovrin Network

Phil Windley

Summary: An identity metasystem like the Sovrin Network provides the foundation for creating tens of millions of interoperable identity systems for every conceivable context and use. The concept of an identity metasystem was first introduced by Kim Cameron in 2005 (PDF).

7 Software Defined Networking Considerations » Data Center.

Data Center Knowledge

7 Software Defined Networking Considerations. 7 Software Defined Networking Considerations. The move toward software defined networks (SDN) in the data center is no longer a question of “if” or “when,” but “how.” The good news is that data center networks will receive more attention and product development than other technologies (such as WANs and LANs). 2) The size of an organization’s network. Networking. December 2005 (10). November 2005 (8).

The Role of Technology in the Workplace

Kitaboo

The growing use of social networks can affect the productivity and efficiency of employees at work. In the United States, the number of workers telecommuting has grown by 115% since 2005. As we continue into the 21st century, it seems like there are new technological advances on a daily basis, and those advances are beginning to embed themselves into the workplace.

Openness, network effects, and competition in social networks - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Today’s news suggests that finally, after many years of highly competitive play, there is the potential for more open social networking systems. For the most current insights and trends in the living networks, follow @rossdawson on Twitter!

Organizational networks: The variety of external networks - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « The state of Enterprise 2.0: Networks are at the foundation of all of these outcomes.

Network Roundtable: Building Collaborative Teams - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

For the most current insights and trends in the living networks, follow @rossdawson on Twitter!

Value Networks Masterclass in New Zealand with Verna Allee - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

This has always been true, but in our hyper-connected world the fundamental networked nature of our world is coming to the fore. In my book Living Networks I described how these networks are now coming to life.

Living Networks - Chapter 1: The Networks Come Alive – Free Download and Commentary - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « Launch of Living Networks - Anniversary Edition! For the most current insights and trends in the living networks, follow @rossdawson on Twitter!

Network Roundtable: the state of organizational network analysis - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « Successful Enterprise 2.0 Other domains where there has been progress but more remains to be done include external networks.

Living Networks - Chapter 3: The New Organization - Free Download and Commentary - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

For the full Table of Contents and free chapter downloads see the Living Networks website or the Book Launch/ Preface to the Anniversary Edition. Those that embrace the networks and lead the way forward will reap the greatest rewards.

Analyzing media industry networks - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

I have broken this out as a separate piece here, as many people interested in industry network analysis may not have delved into the report. This research was performed by Laurie Lock-Lee of CSC , who has done much innovative work on industry network analysis.

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Laurie Lock Lee on Governance in an Networked World - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

I first came across his work in the mid-1990s, when he was one of the first people in world applying social network analysis approaches to organizations, for his then-employer BHP. Many other great reports and industry network maps are available from the Optimice website.

The state of social networking software for the enterprise - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Yet social networking is not just about friends and personal networks. Applying social networks in the enterprise is a sweet spot that has massive potential value. This meant that attendees could explore their network connections live at the event.

Living Networks - Chapter 2: Emerging Technologies – Free Download and Commentary - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « The next phase of the Internet will be about creating value from the WOW (Wide Open Web) | Main | After Web 2.0:

Professional services network offsite: Tapping the Power of Collaboration - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

International networks in accounting, law, consulting, and other professional services have flourished over the last years as small to mid-sized firms have sought the benefits of belonging to a network. Processes and technologies that span the network are also valuable.

Organizational network analysis goes mainstream - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

and Microsoft of the 53 companies that are members of the Network Roundtable. I am the research leader for this last category of external connectivity work at the Network Roundtable, though I apply ONA across a broader range of areas with my clients.

The future of adult entertainment - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

For the most current insights and trends in the living networks, follow @rossdawson on Twitter!

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Launching the Web 2.0 Framework - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « Particls switches on the power of RSS | Main | A week of hot news on the web: Trade sales mark the boom » Launching the Web 2.0

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The characteristics of high-performance personal networks - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Observing people’s personal networks is one of the best ways to predict success. Building on ideas and references from an earlier post I made , here are some useful ways to understand high-performance personal networks. High performance networkers have a different mind-set.

What accelerates – and slows – the development of social networking mobile platforms - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Although the mobile phone offers an "extremely appropriate platform for social networks," he said current pricing structures were holding back the market. The first is that a large proportion of social networking will shift to mobile platforms.

Launch of Living Networks - Anniversary Edition! Free download of entire book - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Free download of entire book Ross Dawson, April 22, 2008 4:42 AM US PT Living Networks has just been relaunched in an Anniversary Edition, to mark five years since its original publication by Financial Times/ Prentice Hall in November 2002. So why am I relaunching Living Networks now?

Media industry network analysis – tools for better strategic decisions - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

While this is still a relatively new field, we are beginning to uncover some very specific approaches and applications to industry network analysis. There are a wide range of highly practical applications of industry network analysis. Networks are no different.

The role of specialist social networks for professionals: opening out communities of practice - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

It’s another issue to uncover which are the most relevant social networks for your professional life, and to use these effectively. As such, it often makes sense to belong to specialist social networks. Reuters networking. Open network to discuss advertising and the latest ads.

Social networks in organizations: balancing risk, reward, and transparency - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « The joys of self-employment: 7 reasons to love being your own boss | Main | Launch of Living Networks - Anniversary Edition!

Insights from network analysis of the Australian media industry landscape - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Over the last few years of my work in the network space, I have focused primarily on social networks and organizational network analysis, however I have also spent time on applying network analysis to industries, and in particular strategic positioning within industry landscapes.

Device convergence in our pockets - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

It quotes me as follows: According to Ross Dawson, chairman of the Future Networks think tank, other obstacles will also frustrate users looking for a portable mobile computing solution.

Social networks, data mining, and intelligence - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

I have no doubt that the analysis techniques used on this data were primarily network mapping, using software such as Netmap , which I described in an earlier article on social networks and intelligence applications.

Enterprise Twitter – or how to tap social networks for expertise without using email - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Executive Forum » Enterprise Twitter – or how to tap social networks for expertise without using email Ross Dawson, April 10, 2008 11:34 PM US PT In organizational network analysis circles, an MIT study on how people find information is often cited.

Microsoft enters enterprise social network software - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

This squarely puts Microsoft into a space – enterprise social network software – that has previously been populated by Spoke , Visible Path , Contact Networks , and Tacit.

Entrepreneurial migration: It’s not brain drain, it’s global network formation

Trends in the Living Networks

My key message was that we absolutely shouldn’t see this as “brain drain”, but the formation of rich networks that are enormous enablers for the economy and entrepreneurial opportunities in the future. Since well before I wrote Living Networks in 2002 I have been studying global innovation networks, and how necessary they are to entrepreneurial success anywhere in the world. In a networked world, this is a critical source of success for us.

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Creating the future of documentaries - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « Is Enterprise 2.0 The rise of internet-based social networks is creating communities of interest that may become a new form of funding.