ALL YOUR COMPUTER ARE BELONG TO US. O nce upon a time, a long, long time ago,all IT was owned by the Firm…
A nd IT was controlled by a “Priesthood” of highly intelligent, logical people… Your Worship! Once I get the Maven build done, I am going to deploy it on the Cloud instance with multiple shards! Man! You are awesome!!!
A nd they controlled and centralizedall applications and data… Courtesy of John Mancini – AIIM.org
A nd technology would flow from the Fortune 1000… Courtesy of John Mancini – AIIM.org
If they know what’s good for them! Systems of Record Command and control Transaction-oriented Document-centric Limited deployment Central IT-provisioned A nd these applications knew what they were good at… Courtesy of John Mancini – AIIM.org
B ut these applications had no sense of styleand their presentation was not very pleasant… We have Cinderella doing all the data entry tonight! He he he!!! Cinderella’s Step Sisters
A nd their user interfaces were very powerful,but not very user friendly…
B ut powerful forces of good were at work… Social Networks Mobile Cost Internet Moore’s Law
A nd cheaper technology had new peopleusing the technology… To From Feeling Likes touch interfaces Visual Warm and interactive Logical Concrete Not very friendly Probably has a Blackberry
Left-brained Thinking Right-brained Feeling Everyone Else Objects Analysis Linear Logical Past Factual People Connections Spatial Artistic Future Conceptual Image: WIRED Magazine Issue 13.02 – Feb 2005 A nd cheaper technology had transformed the typical user from left-brained to right-brained… Programmers
A nd the right-brained people transformed their technology and their applications… The Majority of Users People Mobile Connections Spatial Artistic Conceptual Future
A nd most people all cheered this new technology…
A nd technology became democratized… Yes We Can!... Play Angry Birds!
B ut this lack of control made some people very angry… I hate it when he plays Angry Birds! You’re Fired!!!
A nd the technology touched everyone from their homes to their workplaces A nd the users would ask, “Why do I feel so powerful as a consumer and so lame as an employee?” Photo source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/notionscapital/
A nd IT started to lose control,especially based upon age differences Inside the Enterprise Outside the Firewall Good Heavens! Put that Tweet in a Repository! Chill Gramps! We don’t need you anyway! IT Users 18
A nd users asked why can’t they have their right-brained applications in the enterprise???… Collaboration Video Mobile Social Media Real-Time Some images from Gartner PCC – Apr 2011
B ut Enterprise IT was not ready for… new generation of workers new types of devices and content
“There will be a need for the consumer-based technologies.”
“The workforce coming in will have different expectations.”
“The whole industry is changing and changing very fast.”
“Whether the CIO wants it or not, it is coming in”
Survey conducted by AIIM – Aug 2010 20 CIOs interviewed 9 different industries
A nd then the Revolution happened… A and for the enterprise! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kav0FEhtLug
A nd Systems of Engagement emergedthat worked the way users wanted to work… Courtesy of John Mancini – AIIM.org
A nd the applications became more social and right-brained… Productive Consumer-like More Social Rich Media Connected to favorite apps Real-time Comms
A nd Social created more Content and more Content led to more Social…
A nd users with this Content led to… Explanation Participation Content is the Conversation… Engagement Quality Results
A nd it wasn’t just your parents’ “documents”… Video, Audio and Photographs Real-time Market Analysis Real-time Meeting Minutes Whiteboards Customer Stories
B ut sometimes things can go wrong… It says I need to enter my credit card again!?!
A nd security could be a real issue… Mr. President! They’ve taken over your Facebook account!!!
Systems of Engagement Systems of Record Command and control W hich is why left-brained and right-brained services started helping each other Open and accessible Transaction-oriented Interaction-oriented Document-centric User-centric Limited deployment Ubiquitous deployment Central IT-provisioned Self-provisioned Courtesy of John Mancini – AIIM.org
A nd they integrated through Mash-ups, REST, Standards and Service-Oriented Architecture… Collaboration & Social Services UI & Portal Services Search & Discovery Content Services Communication Process and Workflow
W hich led to architectures thatbuild right-brained apps on a strong foundation… Mobile Distribution / Syndication Desktop Web Site Social Networks Information Workplace Platform Rich Content Mobile Social Integration HTML5 On Premise In the Cloud UI & Portal Services UI & Portal Services Search & Discovery Collaboration & Social Services CMIS BPMN 2.0 JSR-286 Open Social CMIS BPMN 2.0 JSR-286 Open Social Content Services Process and Workflow Communication Superscale Data Superscale Storage ERP CRM
A nd CMIS helped to deliver Content to all the new (and old) applications… Web Sites SharePoint Confluence & Jira Jive Drupal Dropbox Content plus…
A nd the users celebrated the new applications…
U nfortunately, Microsoftsort of got itand exploited this trend… Left-brained Right-brained From SharePoint 2007 To SharePoint 2010
A nd there is always somebody up to no good!!!… 36 I will destroy these Open Source people!!!
Apologies to the Times Cartoonist Peter Brookes Operating a rogue Linux machine! A nd they used this platformto enforce their own will…
B ut Open Source proved a formidable foe, removing the Lock-inand opening the Architecture… Customer Customer Customer Media Code Sales Blogger Reception Developer Developer Product Mgmt Shipping Customer Development (Bugs) Internet and Community Mgmt Support Engineer QA Support Marketer Accounts Partner Marketing Tester Partner Partner Partner Open Source Closed Source
F ortunately, some companies saw through thisand used Open Source… 39 Why Does Alfresco Win? Enterprise customer survey – June 2010
L ike at this Construction Materials Firm… Over $30B in revenue Over 200,000 users Dozens of countries Integrating best practices and products across divisions Use Social to eliminate email and foster communication Alfresco delivers specifications and captures results of collaboration
O rthis System Integrator in their Client Engagements
Integrated to client and operational documentation in Alfresco
A nd right-brained applications helped transform the business… People Sales & Marketing Strategy Communication Content Context Processes Enterprise Apps Products & Logistics
43 Which led to Conversations between Employees,Customers and the World… Customers Your Team Self- Help Product Ideas You Content Whole Market Other Departments Operational Ideas Competitive Info Your Product or Service
W hich helped the right-brained employees and left-brained IT grow revenue! Courtesy of John Mancini – AIIM.org
A nd everyone got along, interoperating! I have seen the error of my ways! Content is the real king, Your Royal Highness!