Moving Beyond Email
We have been struggling with the downside of email for quite a while — it is high time to act.
The engineers that created the early corporate email systems in the late 70's were well aware that email wasn't at all suitable for many-to-many communication. They were, for good reasons, concerned that the "push" nature of email communication would cause information overload and create massive amounts of duplicated information.
Yet, what kept them awake at night back then was likely not those things, but rather how to reduce the cost of each email ...