April 2006 | Wikis and blogs transforming workflow
by Shamus McGillicuddy ... Where e-mail and enterprise
content management systems fall short, enterprise blogs and wikis shine
as indispensable communication tools. Experts say CIOs should be
looking at these Web-based tools not as renegade applications but as
lightweight liberators that boost productivity throughout an
Paul Wormeli, executive director
of the Ashburn, Va.-based Integrated Justice Information System (IJIS)
Institute, has deployed blog technology inside his organization and
says blogs speed up collaboration and reduce e-mail. ...
Wormeli said he implemented an
internal enterprise blog to speed collaboration among IJIS members.
White paper drafts are published internally as blogs and members are
able to make comments and suggest corrections. Once he has a final
draft of a publication, Wormeli clicks a button and the white paper is
released to the public on IJIS's Web site.
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