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Social networking is redefining the workforce and creating a new frontier for enterprise architects. Increased mobility, generational shifts, new tools, and the changing digital lifestyle of workers bring an opportunity to embrace borderless relationships and foster collaboration in an open environment.
I recently recorded a three-part video series that summarizes some of my thinking in this area. To view the series, visit Social Networking in the Enterprise.
Design for a New Social Dynamic
In Part 1 of this three-part series, get an overview of how "social" will expand your role and value over the next few years. (Video - 13.28 min)
Focus on People
Learn some core principles of an "architecture of participation" that represents a people-centric approach to enterprise architecture. (Video - 17:23 min)
Get ideas about where to start and how Cisco began to develop an integrated workforce experience. (Video - 9:48 min)