People who work in high tech are more impatient with obsolete technology, and so they will tend to push for better intranets. Also, tech firms often produce some of the technologies used in advanced intranets and obviously have a need to try out their own products on their own intranets.
Through detailed case studies, this 828-page report catches you up on the trends and challenges of past winning intranets from computer companies, independent software vendors (ISV), value-added retailers (VAR), technology outsourcing providers, telecommunications services, and other high-tech organizations.
The showcased intranets were chosen based on expert review of the design and usability of hundreds of nominated intranets, reprinted from the Intranet Design Annuals 2001-2014.
- 27 case studies of intranet designs from technology-focused companies
- Review of the design patterns that contribute to the winning intranets’ success and tips on how to incorporate them onto your intranet
- Information on the methods and technologies used to achieve their vision in an organization's framework
- 468 full-color screenshots of before and after designs, usually hidden behind a firewall