…of which only around 15m were active users on a regular basis.
Now: Twitter has 883m user accounts and 232m monthly active users.
See on econsultancy.com
Aditya Agarwal, Director of Engineering at Facebook, gave an excellent “Scale at Facebook” talk that covers their architecture, but the talk is really more about how to scale an organization by preserving the best parts of its culture.
The Key Points :-
1. Scaling takes Iteration
2. Don’t Over Design
3. Choose the right tool for the job, however your choice comes with overhead.
4. Get the culture right.. Move Fast – break things.
5. Huge Impact – small teams.
6. Be bold – innovate.
See on highscalability.com
Burberry take connecting with everyone involved in the brand very seriously and digitized all aspects of their business. Ovum has argued for some time for others to do the same and embrace Enterprise Social Networking.
It is time for organisations to more seriously consider enterprise social networking, particularly within collaboration strategies, as the market begins to mature and transition from the introductory to growth phase, according to analyst firm, Ovum.
See on www.arnnet.com.au
Speaking of Tweets and RT’s, Twitter announced, via a Tweet of course, that the company only continues to gain greater momentum as the hub of our digital culture. The company has passed a key milestone by earning more than 200 million monthly active users, which represents a 42% increase in just nine months. Just shy of its 7th birthday, Twitter is already up to 400 million Tweets per day.
See on www.briansolis.com