Google Apps, A New Frontier – Part One: The Realization

Tweet Sometimes I look back and realize I’m not very bright. I should have recognized patterns far earlier than I did. Coming to grips with the opportunities that Google Apps presents is one of those things that makes me feel like I’m blind. I became a little less near-sighted when I recently visited colleagues Dawson […]

 

Seriously, Mobile is Replacing Desktop PCs?

Tweet A new MobileIron study conducted by Ponemon Institute shows that mobility has introduced disruptive business and employee demands that are causing CIOs to shift to a new model of enterprise IT. The study, called “The Changing Mobile Landscape in Financial Services,” was released today and surveyed over 400 IT professionals in the financial services […]

 

SlideShark: EPCM Strategy and New Anywhere Solution Emerge

Tweet It’s a busy month for SlideShark, the mobile presentation technology that represents, by far, the best strategy for managing PowerPoint presentations on iPad. SlideShark Anywhere This is a cool idea – provide a web-ready interface to SlideShark. In most cases, presenters, sales people, biz-dev professionals will always have iPad handy. However, there’s something compelling […]

 

DropTask, A Game-Changer for iPad Users

Tweet I’ve been using DropTask (iTunes App Store, $4.99 for the app, $6.50/month for Pro version) for some time now and while I have absolutely no time to blather on about how great this service and its iOS apps are, I’m taking the time anyway. This can’t wait if you’re the type who’s always probing […]

 

Timely Redefines Time Tracking, Seriously

Tweet It’s not often that I get emotional about software services, but TimelyApp has me singing a new tune about my former pain and misery of time tracking. I spend a lot of time consulting and it’s a real problem finding enough time to track time. That was then, this is now. TimelyApp, a SaaS […]

 

Accellion kiteworks Flies Higher

Tweet It’s no secret that I have been critical of Accellion’s user interface in past mobile offerings. As a [former] enterprise IT architect, I have always praised Accellion for its security, collaboration features, and passionate focus on mobile app integration. Getting an enterprise mobile solution right is not easy; few companies have created experiences for […]

 

VIPOrbit: Contact Management That’s Out of this World

Tweet Reviewing VIPOrbit was a difficult task and ironically, a key element of VIPOrbit is all about managing tasks. It was difficult because I’m clearly not in the cross-hairs of the user segment that this product seems ideally designed for. I’m an outlier and I’ve said it many times here and over on Google+. I […]

 

Free eBook Recommends ‘10 Ways to Build a Better Business Network’

Tweet (Ed note – I’ve started using this app and while I’m a poor judge of what works best for contact management, there’s something compelling about VIPorbit because it organizes information in the context of relationships and the conversations that ensue – i.e., “orbits”. I still have lots to learn about the approach designed into […]

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5 Million Presentations Uploaded to SlideShark

Tweet The headline is a story that will break in a few hours (see press release). It’s a well-established factoid that about 30 million PowerPoint slide decks are created every 24 hours.  I’m happy for Brainshark and most important, their enterprise SlideShark customers who are getting their arms around the growing crisis in presentation content […]

 

70″ Klipfolio Dashboard In About An Hour

Tweet Three years ago a client asked me to configure and install a 70″ flat panel dashboard with three rotating screens of KPIs using the Klipfolio dashboard. Setting aside the build-out effort for the three screens of KPIs, the total estimated cost was north of $10,000 and potentially many days to configure and implement the […]

 

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