Open Source as a bridge between commercial products

I've come across this scenario multiple times. A company C1 merges with another company C2. C1's corporate standard is CMS1 and C2's is CMS2. Because of the merger, C1 has to eventually move its systems to CMS2. However, during the transition phase, which could be as long as 18 to 24 months, it is very … Continue reading Open Source as a bridge between commercial products

World Usability Day

November 3 is World Usability Day. Portal and Content Management products are not known for being user friendly. However, I think more and more companies have begun to understand the benefits of usabilty and user centric design practices. We've also recently started a group to spread awareness about usability and to institutionalize good usability practices … Continue reading World Usability Day