Cloud Standards Customer Council to Host Webinar on Successfully Deploying Social Business Technologies in the Cloud
Newest whitepaper provides roadmap to achieving measurable business results
NEEDHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Cloud Standards Customer Council (CSCC) will be hosting a webinar on Thursday, February 20th at 11am ET to introduce the group’s latest whitepaper, “Social Business in the Cloud: Achieving Measurable Business Results”. The paper, which was developed in collaboration with a number of organizations worldwide, provides a practical reference for successfully implementing technologies based on experience across a wide spectrum of businesses, industries, and geographies. By enabling a business metrics focus, the paper helps IT and business decision makers agree on how social business investments will be used to achieve business objectives.
“By establishing business and IT consensus for implementing interoperable context aware social services, this CSCC paper changes the conversation on how to achieve critical market advantage through social enablement”
The paper describes five principles that help guide the implementation of a social business platform of interoperating services with well-considered boundaries for people, processes, and data. By combining open technology with a shared business and IT view of success, this paper shows how social business capabilities can be implemented to deliver maximum value to the enterprise.
“By establishing business and IT consensus for implementing interoperable context aware social services, this CSCC paper changes the conversation on how to achieve critical market advantage through social enablement,” said John Mertic, SugarCRM Director of Alliances, President OpenSocial Foundation, and contributing author of the whitepaper.
“The CSCC continues to deliver valuable insights from the Cloud community and this paper provides a clear guide for enabling flexible and innovative enterprise social business deployments. Additionally, it bridges open architectures and open technologies and the evolving cloud, social, and mobile linkages,” said Todd Moore, IBM Director, Open Technologies and Partnerships.
To register for the webinar, visit https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/858256377. Download a copy of the whitepaper at http://www.cloudstandardscustomercouncil.org/Social-Busines-in-the-Cloud-Final.pdf.
The Cloud Standards Customer Council (CSCC) is an OMG® end-user advocacy group dedicated to accelerating cloud’s successful adoption and drilling down into the standards, security and interoperability issues surrounding the transition to the cloud. While not a standards organization, CSCC complements existing cloud standards efforts by establishing a core set of client-driven requirements that ensure cloud users will have the same freedom of choice, flexibility and openness they have with traditional IT environments. CSCC is open to all end-user organizations. Its annual sponsors include: IBM, Dell, and Software AG. For more information, visit www.cloud-council.org.