I spent Friday afternoon last week at LIKE Ideas 2013 where the topic of discussion was Big Data. I’m quite sceptical of the current hype – any current hype usually – and Dom Pollard flashing up Gartner’s hype curve with Big Data approaching the first peak indicates that it’s worth thinking carefully before being seduced. Origins and examples “Big data” has emerged as a topic … Continue reading LIKE Ideas 2013: Big Data
Setting up an intranet governance framework in the context of decentralised publishing by Ernst Décsey, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Faced with the challenge of setting up decentralising content publishing using a new web content management system, UNHCR were challenged by senior management to provide publication policies and guidelines to guarantee the quality of material published on the new system. Ernst presents a comprehensive … Continue reading J. Boye Aarhus ’09 Intranet Track: Day One, Session Two
If there’s one thing I will take away from the J. Boye 2009 conference in Aarhus, it’s the benefit of reading a bus timetable properly. Having confused destination and starting point, I have just been driven at high speed to Billund airport to catch my flight home. Hearing the above words spoken by a taxi driver normally wouldn’t instill confidence, but as his satnav indicates … Continue reading "I haven’t been to this airport before Mr. Hare, have you?"