Amazon's New HQ

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The Request for Proposals (RFP) identifies a desire for a metro area of a million people or more "with the potential to attract and retain strong technical talent." Canada also offers a number of advantages not listed specifically in the RFP. Privacy and data protection. Amazon has recently responded to the need for data storage outside the U.S. Originally published on CanTech Letter.

RFP 114

a simpler approach to km

Harold Jarche

The RFP is for a measurement framework that reflects current industry standards. Is KM about collecting data or is it really about sense-making on an organizational level? Here is a simple guide on how to enable organizational sense-making, not the mere management of data and metrics.

RFP 156

LMS Selection Presentation Reformulated

Tony Karrer

Configuration, customization Testing Pilot Communication Life with an LMS Focus will be on: LMS Selection Team and Stakeholders Size of Team and Duration based on eLearningGuild Data (coming soon) Topic #2 - Common Mistakes Missing key team members such as IT Not handling politics Favorites Incumbents Power plays Not having an overall strategy defined Not having agreement on selection process Not defining communication path during selection process. Confusing an RFI and an RFP.

RFP 100

White House Innovation Fellows

David Weinberger

RFP-EZ – twitter: @ProjectRFPEZ. Open Data – Twitter: @ProjectOpenData #opengov. Open Data will continue the path set by NOAA’s release of data by further scaling the Health Data Initiative and releasing new databases in the energy, education, public safety, and nonprofit sectors. Developing tools that enable individuals to utilize their own health records – current medications and drug allergies, claims and treatment data, and lab reports, etc. –

[pdf] Aneesh Chopra, Federal CTO

David Weinberger

Aneesh is announcing “the blue button to liberate personal health data.&# Press it and you can get your data from government databases. Its your data.&# “No RFP, no convoluted process, just a smart person&# that the prize system uncovered. Aneesh talks about the Health and Human Services Community Health Data Initiative that debuted two days ago. Its launched with twenty programs that take advantage of the newly opened data.

RFP 100

I was overheard to have said…

Doc Searls

For example, we’ll want one easy way to issue a personal RFP, or to store and selectively share personal data on an as-needed basis. We won’t want our health data in five different clouds, each with its own app. But we’ll also need for that data to be portable, and the services substitutable. We need our own tools for controlling the way our data and other personal information is used.

RFP 100

LMS Team Size and Time - Wow 23 Months!

Tony Karrer

Steve Wexler from the eLearningGuild's research group just helped me get into some interesting data around Team Size and Time during an Learning Management System Selection and Implementation process. So, this post will end off the series of posts I was doing on LMS Selection as a precursor to my DevLearn presentation.

RFP 100

Department of Corrections

Doc Searls

For example, take Should Consumers Control Their Own Data? But that’s what Matthew thinks, so he runs with it: The Searls proposal comes at a time when questions and concerns over so-called online behavioral tracking and other data collection techniques practiced by advertisers and marketers have been mounting. ” Notably, consumers might be shocked at how little their data buys them, while continuing to distrust what advertisers are doing with their data.

RFP 100

LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers

Tony Karrer

The survey data itself I find to be pretty interesting and useful for some important aspects of selection. Sometimes it's how they were referred to by the survey respondents and it hasn't been cleaned up in the data. GeoMetrix Data Systems Inc. Update, Nov.

[berkman] Doc Searls

David Weinberger

But they make you enter a ton of personal data, the same data you enter at every other e-comm site. With VRM, the individual is the point of integration for his or her own data" and is also the "point of origination of what's done with" that data. Some of that we’re solving with Ian Henderson’s personal data store, some with Lukas’ The Mine. A lot of CRM is about companies aggregating anonymized data and using it for recommendations, etc.

RFP 100

The Outcome of Our Outcomes

Beth Kanter

It’s a preamble to an RFP. Data, reports, and dashboards are all well and good, but if they aren’t tailored to the needs of the core audience, the information will never be accessed or used going forward. Flickr Photo By Mastery of Maps.

RFP 53

Doc Searls Weblog · UnAmerican Airline

Doc Searls

At the complex end you should the “point of integration&# for all your health care data, and be able to provide in a simple yet automated way the data your health care providers need to know.

RFP 130

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Foucault, Control and the LMS

Mark Oehlert

But since this is not usually possible, there isa need for "relays" of observers, hierarchically ordered, through whomobserved data passes from lower to higher levels."

RFP 41