The BrainYard

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The BrainYard is a news and commentary website published by UBM plc's TechWeb focused on social business produced by InformationWeek and the Enterprise 2.0 Conference. The BrainYard covers the business uses of social media and collaboration technologies, including enterprise social networks for internal collaboration, social communities for customer support, and the sales, marketing, and customer support uses of public social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. The site also covers other enterprise collaboration technologies, such as videoconferencing and unified communications, particularly to the extent these are converging with social software.

The BrainYard website launched in April 2011.[1] A year later, The BrainYard was named the winner of the min's Best of the Web Award for the best new business-to-business publication website[2]

The editor is David F. Carr. Columnists include Venkatesh Rao, Dan Keldsen, Rachel Happe, and other social business consultants and authors. The BrainYard also features contributions from InformationWeek's reporting staff.


  1. ^ UBM TechWeb Introduces The BrainYard
  2. ^ The BrainYard Wins 2012 min's Best of the Web Award
  1. Min's Best of the Web 2012 Winners

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