Profile of David F CarrEditor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
Member Since: 11/15/2013
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David F. Carr oversees InformationWeek's coverage of government and healthcare IT. He previously led coverage of social business and education technologies and continues to contribute in those areas. He is the editor of Social Collaboration for Dummies (Wiley, Oct. 2013) and was the social business track chair for UBM's E2 conference in 2012 and 2013. He is a frequent speaker and panel moderator at industry events. David is a former Technology Editor of Baseline Magazine and Internet World magazine and has freelanced for publications including CIO Magazine, CIO Insight, and Defense Systems. He has also worked as a web consultant and is the author of several WordPress plugins, including Facebook Tab Manager and RSVPMaker. David works from a home office in Coral Springs, Florida. Contact him at [email protected]and follow him at @davidfcarr.
Articles by David F Carr
posted in July 2012
Wildfire Interactive gives Google a social media marketing component to round out its advertising and analytics offerings.
Sprout Social and HootSuite both add automation and optimization for social post timing. HootSuite also introduces bidirectional integrations with Zendesk, Evernote, and Storify.
Impact of public social media is important, but McKinsey study sees two-thirds of the value coming from social business collaboration within and between businesses.
Frank Gehry architecture practice spinoff creates Web-based office for sharing computer models for building design and construction, bridging multiple 3-D authoring tools.
UpMo hopes freemium plan for an "internal LinkedIn" will lead human resources departments to rethink the way they nurture talent and retain their best employees.
VidyoWay will let users of Cisco, Polycom, Lifesize, and Microsoft Lync talk to each other. In the meantime, Vidyo starts the conversation about how much better off they would be using its technology.
File sharing platform fleshes out social collaboration, plus web-based document previews and editing.
What makes software social? A fluid experience, as much as a news feed.
Salesforce.com's Radian6 social media monitoring service will market add-ons from specialists like Clarabridge, Klout, Solariat, and others to provide powerful analytics.
Socialite tool helps salespeople get credit for social media interaction in Salesforce.com, even as it ensures corporate control.
Social and cloud collaboration star in both the new consumer version of Office 365, enabled by SkyDrive and Skype, and the business versions built around SharePoint and Lync.
Chatter will be embedded throughout Eloqua's marketing automation suite by the end of the year.
CaptureToCloud snags snapshots of Web content to share and discuss with friends and colleagues.
While products like NewsGator Social Sites focus on SharePoint as the center of Microsoft's collaboration universe, MindLink instead builds on the Lync unified communications platform.
Atlassian's issue tracking tool streamlines mechanism for gathering problem reports from Web app users.
Oracle adds Involver to Vitrue, Collective Intellect, and RightNow, acquisitions that seem particularly focused on keeping pace with Salesforce.com.
IMN was already in the business of helping auto dealers get their message out via email newsletters. Now its Social Driver product is making content on their Facebook pages more lively.