For those tracking the enterprise portal space, you might find this interview and exchange of viewpoints relevant. Check on the main page of the site or the archives and click on Windows Media Player to hear the audiocast.
Topic: Making Enterprise Portals Work!
Guest: Lac Tran
Title: CIO, Rush University Medical Center
Guest: Mike Gotta
Title: Principal Analyst, Burton Group
Enterprise portals are rapidly being adopted to address the information and application access requirements of an organization. A large percentage of such deployments are not delivering results or are facing adoption issues. What is going wrong here?