IBM Connections is a Leader in Forrester Wave for File Sync and File Share!

We’re pleased to share the news that Forrester Research has named IBM Connections a leader in file sharing and file sync! The Forrester Wave™: File Sync And Share Platforms, Q3 2013 From Ted Schadler,Rob Koplowitz with TJ Keitt,Khalid Kark, and Andrew Smith: In Forrester’s 26-criteria evaluation of file sync and share vendors, we identified, researched, […]

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IBM Next Gen Theme for IBM Connections

With the availability of IBM Connections 4.5 Cumulative Refresh 1 (CR1), customers have even more flexibility with providing a customized look and feel of the Connections user interface. This Next Generation theme was made available Cloud First to our IBM SmartCloud Connections customers. Now, on-premises customers can deploy the theme on top of IBM Connections […]

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Michael Sampson’s new book on IBM Connections

Michael Sampson, Collaboration Strategist, shared with us his news about his latest book on IBM Connections! For the past year I have been writing a book for organizations using IBM Connections. I felt there needed to be a book that pulled together good practices, effective approaches, and examples of how organizations are using IBM Connections […]

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Please welcome Albert Nichols to the Social Software Product Management Team!

We are very pleased to announce Albert Nichols has joined the IBM Connections Product Management team! We’re excited to have him on board! Here is a brief interview with Albert on his experience and future. Welcome Albert! What is your background? I graduated from Tufts University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer science and […]

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Mikkel Flindt Heisterberg on developing for the IBM Connections Activity Stream

Today we have an interview with another fabulous IBM partner, Mikkel Flindt Heisterberg. Mikkel is an IBM Champion, and talked with us today from Copenhagen on how he works with the IBM Connections ActivityStream. How long have you been working with IBM Connections?Well a looong time 🙂 I’ve been installing and working with IBM Connections […]

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Rob Novak on SnappLinks for IBM Connections

Today we have a special interview with Rob Novak, President, SNAPPS and IBM Champion, 2011, 2012, 2013! Rob has been busy working on a new tool for use with IBM Connections, SnappLinks. We understand you have a new product called SnappLinks for IBM Connections. Can you tell us what it does? SnappLinks is a growing […]

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Going to E2 this year? Care about open standards? Join a free event!

The w3C Social Business Community is hosting a meet up at the Enterprise 2.0 conference this June in Boston. Join us! Enterprise 2.0 Social Meet-up There will be a meetup at Enterprise 2.0: Date: June 18 Time: 7:00 PM Location: Boston Marriott Copley Place Limited Spaces:Register now

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Workshop on Social Standards: The Future of Business

Workshop on Social Standards: The Future of Business 7-8 August 2013, San Francisco, USA “Social” is revolutionizing all aspects of life, from our personal communications to how work is accomplished in an organization. Social business can transform the enterprise: enterprises are increasingly applying social tools to become more efficient and gain a competitive advantage, and […]

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New Demo of IBM Connections & WebSphere Portal

Check out this demo featuring the latest Social Web Experience technology including WebSphere Portal and IBM Connections.

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Japan’s BestCommunications integrates CRM with IBM Connections

BestCommunications has developed an integrated solution of their Notes/Domino based CRM application and IBM Connections. Their CRM application is named “e-Kokyaku” which means customers in Japanese. It provides a web interface to manage customer information such as company profile, call memo and information on past deals. Also, mobile access interface is provided. When in e-Kokyaku, […]

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Pavlovian?

Post by Joe Russo Today I needed to contact a colleague and was using SMS text to make the contact. In doing so, I was immediately struck by my behavior. Normally I would use Sametime to interact with my friend, but, due to being mobile (walking down the hall) I was using text instead. What […]

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New IBM Connections 4.0 Plug-ins for Lotus Notes

We are very pleased to announce the general availability of the IBM Connections 4.0 Plug-ins for Lotus Notes. This linked value offering is now available on the IBM Business Solutions Catalog for customer download. Please have a look using the link above – we encourage everyone to install & use it! Some noteworthy features include: […]

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IBM Connections 4 – 10 Video “Shorts”

If you want to quickly find out what’s new with your favorite IBM Connections feature, check out this new video series on all the IBM Connections 4 apps. Most of the videos are about a minute long, and you can watch the whole series in one playlist here! IBM Connections 4 Video Shorts In this […]

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Introducing IBM Connections 4!

Today we announce the IBM Connections 4, the market leading social business platform. We are excited to share with you all the great new capabilities in Connections 4. To help you better understand what is in Connections 4, I will share videos on the various elements of Connections, starting with the home page experience: Here […]

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IBM Connections: Are you experienced?

The IBM Collaboration Solutions UX/ID team is proud to announce the Experience IBM Connections site. This single-page, external site is intended to drive user adoption of IBM Connections and enhance the total client experience. This effort was inspired by feedback from customers requesting materials to help promote Notes to end users. The site includes tips […]

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