Analyzing Enterprise Social Media Networks

  title={Analyzing Enterprise Social Media Networks},
  author={Marc A. Smith and Derek L. Hansen and Eric Gleave},
  journal={2009 International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering},
Broadening adoption of social media applications within the enterprise offers a new and valuable data source for insight into the social structure of organizations. Social media applications generate networks when employees use features to create "friends" or "contact" networks, reply to messages from other users, edit the same documents as others, or mention the same or similar topics. The resulting networks can be analyzed to reveal basic insights into an organization's structure and dynamics… CONTINUE READING