Search

Buyer's Guide to Intranet Projects

Technology and vendor neutral advisor for digital workplace projects

Author

Camilla Heikkilä

Camilla Heikkilä is a specialist in web communications and web services. Camilla works as a consultant for North Patrol, helping customers clarify web concepts, choose the right technology and to buy web services.

Case: Ramirent’s Intranet – triumph over adversity

6.8.2020

Ramirent, one of Europe’s largest machine rental companies, relaunched its intranet during the Covid-19 pandemic and major internal changes. Simultaneously, new communication and collaboration tools were introduced. Renewing the digital work environment is always a major task, and on top of that, Ramirent had some extra challenges. Nevertheless, the new intranet was successfully launched on schedule in early May.

Continue reading “Case: Ramirent’s Intranet – triumph over adversity”

Case: Åbo Akademi implemented a bilingual intranet with O365

24.4.2020

Intranets have been a hot topic for universities recently. When the technical platforms of intranets come to the end of their life cycle, it’s time to reassess the whole concept. This was done by The University of Helsinki with their Liferay Intranet which we wrote about earlier

Where the University of Helsinki decided to differentiate between the intranets of employees and students, the Swedish-language Åbo Akademi University, situated in Turku and Vaasa, took a different approach. Åbo Akademi University’s new intranet is for both staff and students, and it was implemented on Finland’s most popular intranet platform, O365.

Continue reading “Case: Åbo Akademi implemented a bilingual intranet with O365”

Case: The new intranet of the University of Helsinki is a result of close-knit collaboration

5.3.2020

2017 was a year of change for the University of Helsinki. The University was undergoing a big organizational change and at the same time a new student platform was taken into use. The intranet called Flamma was a joint intranet for both staff and students. Now, some of its content would be transferred to the new student platform called My Studies, giving an opportunity to reorganize the content of the intranet. In addition, the technical platform was coming to the end of its life cycle and adding the fact that the intranet was not responsive, a renewal was more than called for.
Continue reading “Case: The new intranet of the University of Helsinki is a result of close-knit collaboration”

Survey results: The roles and functions of digital workplaces in Finland

27.2.2019

What does intranets and digital workspaces look like in Finland in 2018? We conducted a survey, in order to find out roles, functionalities and technologies of the digital workplace as well as to see how organizations develop and lead their intranets and digital workplaces.

Continue reading “Survey results: The roles and functions of digital workplaces in Finland”

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑