Design Principles for Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing

Earlier in the year I was thinking about how best to establish a knowledge management community for a team of Enterprise Architects. The tool of choice was Microsoft SharePoint. I started by laying out a set of design principles that I felt were appropriate for the community design to adopt. This proved to be a very powerful and compelling technique and allowed many of the design decisions to be taken simply and collectively by exploring the sensibility and applicability of each principle. Continue reading “Design Principles for Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing”

Wiki Patterns and Anti Patterns

Wiki technology is a foundational component of modern knowledge sharing. It will speed up many aspects of delivery, aide with communications and cut maintenance costs. Using Wiki to good effect is an excellent approach for collaboration and knowledge sharing at negligible cost. Let’s consider some common problems and how the Power of Wiki can create useful technology patterns for Knowledge Management. Continue reading “Wiki Patterns and Anti Patterns”