KMaus09:Day two practitioner Dale Chatwin

Dave Snowden

They had one of the early, and sophisticated Lotus Notes systems. Side bar here , Notes was a great KM system, a poor email system, but the idiots trying to compete with Microsoft on email rather than playing to the products strengths. It had CoPs, CoI and a PPP (professional practice place which was a wiki). They have been through three different wiki software packages in a year! Notes loyalists continue to challenge it.

The social Web before social networks: a report from 2003

David Weinberger

“We’ve gotten weblogs and wikis, and I think, even more importantly, we’re getting platform stuff. What did this look like in 2003, beyond blogs and wikis? Pete opened a wiki and posted its URL into the chat. It’s different from: Let’s take the Lotus juggernaut and add a web front-end. Lotus Notes) was stifling as much sociality and creativity as it was enabling. The Web was social before it had social networking software.

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