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The State Of Collaboration Software Implementations: 2011

Businesses Still Mainly Use Collaboration Tools To Reduce Travel Costs

March 21, 2011

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  • By TJ Keitt
  • with Matthew Brown,
  • Joe Dang

Why Read This Report

Businesses large and small are continuing to invest in a range of collaboration technologies. While vendors promise that these technologies can solve a range of business problems, most content and collaboration (C&C) professionals tell us that collaboration tools mainly save them money on travel. This, of course, misses the promise of these technologies to accelerate business processes. There is a link between collaboration software and business processes like project management and product development. To realize benefits of collaborative business processes, though, C&C pros must work to integrate these tools into business processes like product development and workflows.

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Table of Contents

  • Businesses Invest In A Range Of Collaboration Technologies
  • RECOMMENDATIONS

  • Link Collaboration Tools To Business Processes
  • Supplemental Material
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