Virgin Media preserves institutional memory with Jive

“If HP knew what HP knows, we would be three times more profitable.” Lew Rockwell, former CEO HP

Platforms for collaboration in the enterprise using social tools are relatively new. Inevitably, products will be retired by vendors because they have ceased to be economically or idealogically viable. Cisco’s WebEx Social is a recent example and there are rumours that Microsoft is dropping Yammer, although this isn’t official yet.

For organisations that value the content and relationships created by its employees, and when a vendor retires a product, Sei Mani has developed a library of software patterns to easily move profiles, follow relationship, groups and posts from one platform to another.

Here’s a a short case study on how we did this for a migration of content from WebEx Social to Jive.

 

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