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I’ve Got Office 365, Now Where is the Intranet?

Office 365 is an outstanding enterprise platform with multiple best-of-breed solutions such as Office, SharePoint Online, OneDrive, Exchange Online, Skype for Business, Yammer, Delve, Microsoft Teams, Flow, PowerApps and more. Office 365 is our go-to platform for the modern intranet due to the wide variety of tools and broad capabilities that it offers. There is […]

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Rise 2.3 Release Introduces Directories, Web Parts, and More

Rise 2.3 Released We are very excited to announce a new milestone in the evolution of Rise, Perficient’s solution for the modern intranet. Today we are able to announce the immediate availability of Rise 2.3 for our existing and new customers. Rise 2.3 delivers 5 new Directory experiences (Applications, People, Documents, News, and Media Assets), […]

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Acuity Brands Awarded Honorable Mention for Intranet Usability

We’re excited to announce that our client Acuity Brands was awarded honorable mention for their recent intranet redesign! Ragan Communications presented Acuity Brands with an honorable mention in the “Intranet Usability” category of their annual Intranet Awards. Check out the story below for how we helped Acuity create a modern intranet with Rise. Background When […]

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Why Intranets Fail (and What to Do About It)

It is about time that we all face a hard truth: Many traditional intranet projects fail to achieve their stated business objectives. There, I said it, and I’m already starting to feel better. According to one recent Gartner report, “Since the emergence of the intranet in the mid-1990s, organizations have seen wave after wave of […]

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Best Intranets of 2017: Trends for the Modern Intranet

The Nielsen Norman Group just released the results of its 16th Annual Intranet Design Awards. You can check out the winners here, but we were more interested in the trends that the Nielsen Norman Group found among the winners. As developers of Rise, Perficient’s approach to the modern intranet, we like to make sure we’re […]

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Anatomy of a Modern Intranet – Part 2 of 2

In part one of our blog series, we discussed the evolution of the modern workforce and its impact on the modern intranet. In this second post, we’ll take a closer look at the elements of a modern intranet and the common scenarios that a modern intranet should support. The definition of a modern intranet is […]

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Anatomy of a Modern Intranet – Part 1 of 2

At Perficient, we are often engaged with clients to drive digital transformation efforts aimed at increasing internal user engagement and adoption. A primary strategy for achieving this is the implementation of a modern intranet. But what does it mean to have a modern intranet? At Perficient, we’ve been building the modern intranet for many years, […]

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[Guide] The State of the Modern Intranet

As we head into the new year, one thing we’ve been thinking a lot about at Perficient is, “What’s next in the corporate intranet space, and what does it mean to have a ‘modern’ intranet?” We’re always striving to be at the cutting edge of digital transformation, and intranets are no exception. To know where […]

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The Intranet in the Age of BYOD

Think back to your childhood, we all had that parent, teacher, aunt, or uncle who’s answer was always NO! Until recently this was the answer of most IT organizations when it came to bringing your own device to the table. Can I get my email on my phone? No! Can I access the intranet from […]

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