Submissions/MediaWiki as enterprise software

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This is an open submission for Wikimania 2011.

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144

Title of the submission
MediaWiki as enterprise software
Type of submission (workshop, tutorial, panel, presentation)
Presentation
Author of the submission
Yaron Koren
E-mail address or username (if username, please confirm email address in Special:Preferences)
yaron57@gmail.com
Country of origin
United States
Affiliation, if any (organization, company etc.)
WikiWorks
Personal homepage or blog
http://yaronkoren.com
Abstract (please use no less than 300 words to describe your proposal)

MediaWiki is a popular tool for corporations and organizations of every size. A suite of extensions exists, including Semantic MediaWiki, that turn MediaWiki into a powerful application for data management, and let it compete with any so-called enterprise wiki software. This talk will present one view of "best practices" in implementing MediaWiki for the enterprise, along with some experiences in MediaWiki-based consulting and custom development for large organizations. The talk will also include some thoughts on the relationship between the Wikimedia Foundation and the corporate MediaWiki community.

Track (People and Community/Knowledge and Collaboration/Infrastructure)
Wiki Technology - Communication and Business
Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?
Yes
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