From Simon’s commenting on the Enterprise 2.0 conference I picked up on something I firmly believe in; Enterprise 2.0 technology is simple technology. The exciting thing about this stuff is that it’s not the overcomplicated, bloated technology we all have to use in big corporations today. It’s simple, purposeful, appropriate technology that gets out of the way quickly. If a feature war erupts between the current best in class vendors then we will soon be back to square one.
Oh dear. Anybody who isnâ€™t Sharepoint is in a tough spot, and itâ€™s a shame theyâ€™ll have to sacrifice simplicity to stay ahead. Unless they go the exact opposite direction, and (re)embrace simplicity, something that Sharepoint most definitely is not. Let simplicity be the differentiater!
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