K2 [Smart]s…continued…

I really like smart objects 🙂 For a K2.NET 2003 user the benefits of smart objects will be obvious in one key area – keeping business data in one place! Keeping business data separate to the process! The SmartBox datastore provided by blackpearl neatly stores all your smartobject data in there (if you choose to use it). It keeps all the reference information in there as well so that your other bits of information that comes from external systems and other smartobjects can be linked to provide the rich set of information you required.

Blackpearl ships a bunch of Continue reading “K2 [Smart]s…continued…”

Beta 2 is out!!

Beta 2 release of K2[Blackpearl] and K2[Blackpoint] are out now. There are many incentives for customers to participate in Beta 2. email beta2@k2.net to get involved.

K2[Blackpearl] is a dynamic application assembly platform which has been demonstrated to enhance the capabilities of Microsoft platform. Recent demos of Beta 2 has shown enhancements to MOSS, Visio and VS.NET.

So what do I like in K2[Blackpearl] ? Continue reading “Beta 2 is out!!”

K2 [Blackpearl] webcast… on Wednesday 6th June

UPDATE: reactions on this event: here

UPDATE 2: the recording 

So, I have been talking lots about K2[BlackPearl]. There’s a webcast coming to show you much more in detail.. with demos..

Adriaan is presenting this webcast. Go here for previous announcements

Register now…

http://www.k2.net/events/webcast/signup.aspx?id=K2%20%5bblackpearl%5d%20and%20workflow

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Process Intelligence

Activities performed by people in their day to day business lives are somehow related to their business goals. The vision of an enterprise set by the execs is translated to be executed by their workforce. How effectively this is done is what determines the profits of their shareholders, the benefits of employment and the partnerships of people involved with it. The tools and techniques used by the majority of the workforce and its culture impacts the effectiveness of an enterprise. Corporate performance management depends on its business process management. Continue reading “Process Intelligence”

Workflowing MOSS

I have been naturally interested in knowing the effort estimates required to implement human workflows in the MOSS platform. I come across this request frequently. (This topic has been previously explored by Chris here) So, when I attended few workflow sessions at the recent APAC Sharepoint conference in Sydney at the Hilton , I was looking forward to finding more about this from the people in the game. Continue reading “Workflowing MOSS”