Institutionally-driven technologies: Adding or subtracting value?

David Snowden is writing about the shortsightedness of IT departments driving knowledge management platforms in organisations.  He argues that: “One software package cannot replicate the richness of the web, and your employees deserve that richness as does your organisation if it is to be effective and successful.”

David’s argument is focused around Sharepoint, but for those in the world of education, the parallels with VLEs will be apparent.