The Wiki-Service is designed as an experiment. Its
goal is to evaluate the benefits of wikis and social
software for organizing the intranet‘s informations
and make knowledge more accessible.
Therefor we use the spiral approach of Concept
Development and Experimentation (CD&E).
Because earlier a bottom-up
initiative failed at higher
leadership commitment, we main experiment
choosed a middle-up-down- Aug 10
approach. First, we set up a
demonstrator and convinced today
higher leadership, then we
began to built up a beta
Mar 09 - formal start
Nov 08 - Inspector General
Dec 2007 - reached ministry of
2006 - first works and begin of convincing
The current step is about
integrating social networking. steps
Users an their knowledge shift
The project began with the idea
of a „Wikipedia Bundeswehr“
Soon it evolved into today‘s
Wiki-Service with the offer to
create wikis for any use case.
BeWiki is the hub, the roadsign
Wiki-Service to all the information in the
intranet and other wikis. Was
The service hosts several wikis. prefilled with > 40.000 articles.
portals for Project Wikis
organisational are used for
units (m)any use
Wikipedia Mirrors are customized,
linkable and integrated mirrors of
german and english Wikipedia
Over time we added
support for multiple wikis,
Because there was support for closed user
no budget at the groups, semantic and
beginning, we social profiles
decided to use
MediaWiki on LAMP.
With our steps toward focusing on communities we
more and more reach mediawiki‘s limits.
After experimentation phase we‘ll have to decide which
platform will be suitable for productive operations.
To accelerate the development of an
active community we started a marketing
campaign with internal and external
publications, presentations, posters,
flyers, wallpapers, screensaver ...
Quality The gardener community does also
garden wiki contents, but focuses on
Management gardening community and self control. In
this way we hope to get a much higher
impact of self control mechanisms by
multiplying the gardening activies.
In addition we're
technical solutions to
identify more complex
quality problems with
community an scientific approach.
controls Goal is to develop
ga metadata of wiki
r de content that show a
ne postitive or negative
shifts into focus
Participation rises with awareness of
dynamic content and community
We use social profiles and
a highly dynamic home
page to visualize