Use Profiles to share research interests and grant awards

Create the user interface with widgets and Lotus Connections

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Ilya Afanasiev and Carl Osipov

Date archived: September 6, 2016 | First published: February 22, 2011

In this article, learn to augment IBM Lotus® Connections Profiles pages with information about research grant awards and academic research interests. An example application, including code samples, shows how to gather source content on grants and publications and store it for further text analysis. The content is ranked and shaped into a research interest tag cloud for the Profiles user. The UI is implemented using two custom widgets composed of XML and JavaScript files.

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ArticleTitle=Smarter collaboration for the education industry using Lotus Connections, Part 3: Use Profiles to share research interests and grant awards