The Information Workplace Light Burns Brighter
The Vendor Landscape Creates More Opportunity And Complexity
October 29, 2010
Why Read This Report
When Forrester introduced the concept of the Information Workplace (IW) in 2006 it was largely a vision of the future. Since then, much has changed. The world economy has suffered a prolonged recession, forcing organizations to find new ways to drive information worker productivity. Technology Populism has resulted in workers self-provisioning consumer-grade tools to solve business problems. And often, IT is getting pushed to respond with enterprise-grade alternatives. Tech vendors are taking notice — packaging more and more software workloads into end-to-end IW solutions. These trends mean that content and collaboration professionals must make increasingly bigger, strategic bets on IW solutions with broad and long-term implications.
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Tools And Templates
Models and Calculators
- Collaboration Investments Are Closely Aligned With Business Goals
Also in Collection: The Information Workplace Becomes Reality
Case Study: International Power's Information Workplace
February 2, 2011 | Tim Walters, Ph.D.
Deciding Whether To Use The Intranet As A Foundation For The Information Workplace
December 21, 2010 | Tim Walters, Ph.D.
Amway Integrates Notes And SharePoint To Drive Its Information Workplace (IW)
December 17, 2010 | Rob Koplowitz
IBM Case Manager Productizes The Information Workplace
November 16, 2010 | Rob Koplowitz
WebCenter Suite Allows Oracle Applications To Embrace The Information Workplace
November 3, 2010 | Rob Koplowitz
Microsoft And SAP Duet's New Vision For The Information Workplace In SharePoint
November 24, 2010 | Rob Koplowitz
Table of Contents
- A Fundamental Bet On Knowledge Workers
- Four Anchor Vendors That Are Lighting The Way
- After The Big Bet, You'll Still Fill Specialized Gaps With Smaller Bets
- It's Time To Make Some Big Bets On An Information Workplace Strategy
- Supplemental Material
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