Collaboration “in the Wild”: Some Observations

January 15, 2010
An Enterprise 2.0 dream scenario: implementing a complex project across multiple sites, in two different time zones, with a large team (well over 100). The team was reasonably savvy with collaboration tools; core team members were quite comfortable with Instant Messaging, and we have been relying on SharePoint for many months. A centralized, coordinated document repository; a single source, very public bugs/issues list – the foundation was in place for some time, so our “go-live weekend” experience was pleasantly predictable…