Profile of Tony Byrne
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Tony Byrne is the president of research firm Real Story Group and a 20-year technology industry veteran. In 2001, Tony founded CMS Watch as a vendor-independent analyst firm that evaluates content technologies and publishes research comparing different solutions. Over time, CMS Watch evolved into a multichannel research and advisory organization, spinning off similar product evaluation research in areas such as enterprise collaboration and social software. In 2010, CMS Watch became the Real Story Group, which focuses primarily on research on enterprise collaboration software, SharePoint, and Web content management.
Articles by Tony Byrne
posted in June 2008
One of the keynotes at the Enterprise 2.0 conference featured a couple of guys from the CIA discussing the Intellipedia project to create an internal wiki shared by the entire U.S. national intelligence community... They quoted from the now famous, "General Interference with Organizations and Production" section of the 1944 OSS Simple Sabotage Manual...
Yesterday at the Enterprise 2.0 Conference we were treated to a series of Social Software demos pitting IBM (Connections) against Microsoft (SharePoint). Both vendors pushed the portal angle: IBM bringing WebSphere Portal Server into play and Microsoft showing off various third-party Web Parts... IBM came off looking better for various reasons.