As a large enterprise 2.0 deployment, BCKS is one of the most innovative communities in the world, and demonstrates the true power of what organizations can achieve using communities including improved situational understanding and decision making capabilities.
Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) September 28, 2009
Tomoye today announced it has landed a multi-year contract to expand its footprint in the Battle Command Knowledge System (BCKS) of the United States Army. This community currently supports over 150,000 internal users. The new contract with BCKS will enable the organization to significantly expand the footprint and number of users of this Enterprise 2.0 deployment.
BCKS' mission is to support the generation, application, management, and exploitation of Army knowledge to foster collaboration among Soldiers and Units. The goal is to share expertise and experience, facilitate leader development and intuitive decision making; and support the development of organizations and teams. BCKS will be extending its reach of its community built on the Tomoye Platform.
"We are pleased to be extending our existing relationship with BCKS and providing the platform for innovation and learning within the Army," said Eric Sauve, CEO and Co-Founder, Tomoye Corporation. "As a large enterprise 2.0 deployment, BCKS is one of the most innovative communities in the world, and demonstrates the true power of what organizations can achieve using communities including improved situational understanding and decision making capabilities."
About Tomoye Community Software - The Community and Social Networking Platform for SharePoint
Tomoye's Community Software has been focused on community and social networking software for more than nine years. The company's platform Tomoye Community Software Version 3, is deployed on top of Microsoft SharePoint, both the free and enterprise versions. It is designed to enable organizations to drive value from their social media, community and social networking investments with rich, user-friendly features, within an open source environment. Tomoye's approach to enterprise 2.0 is currently being used in leading organizations around the world. For more information please visit: http://www.tomoye.com.
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