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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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IBM Sessions at SXSW 2013

It’s voting time! Here are the IBM sessions being proposed at SXSW 2013. Please vote for your favorites and do let me know if there are any missing! Getting Away With It: IBM Social Sells the Cloud Social and Relationships Dual Are You a Hacker’s Dream? Social, Mobile Safety Social and Relationships Dual Are you […]

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Please vote for our sessions at SXSW 2013!!

SXSW opens its PanelPicker app today for choosing your favorite sessions for consideration in 2013. It can be daunting to read though and vote on 3500+ sessions, so we’d like to help you find our sessions! Please vote for our sessions! Yes, that TPS Report can be social too –http://panelpicker.sxsw.com/vote/582 At your job, your have […]

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Intuition is a smokescreen

Today’s post is by Joe Russo, IBM Connections Designer: Often times in design you will here people say something is intuitive or, maybe more often, something is not intuitive. And frankly, I’ve often found this is merely a smokescreen, to cast something they don’t like and have solid argument to reason why they don’t believe […]

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Pocket Veto – the unspoken tenet of Social Software

Today’s post is by Joe Russo, IBM Connections designer: Ok, just to be a pain, I’m starting with civics lesson. In the United States, there is a process by which bills become law. The House of Representatives vote and if the majority agrees, the bill passes to the Senate. They vote and if majority agrees […]

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Happy 5th anniversary, IBM Connections!

What a journey the last five years have been. We are thrilled to celebrate 5 years of IBM Connections on June 29th. Looking back on our original announcement from May 2007, we have come a long way since version 1.0.0! We are the market leading enterprise social software platform, thanks to the tremendous team we […]

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Talkwheel for IBM Connections

Talkwheel has integrated Visual multi-way conversations into IBM Connections communities. It allows Connections users to invite and collaborate with other Connections users or even non-Connections users via Talkwheel service. Check out the video: ibm-connections, social-software, partner

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IBM is #1 in Enterprise Social Software!

This week IBM announced that IDC has ranked IBM #1 in enterprise social software for the third consecutive year Social networking for the enterprise is hot and getting hotter, according to a recent IDC report. –The Wall Street Journal Despite the clamor around Facebook, the No. 1 social networking site, the real king of the […]

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Introducing Badgeville for IBM Connections

Badgeville for IBM Connections has been announced today at the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston. Badgeville provides gamification for IBM Connections provides the ability to influence and reward your social communities. Here’s a snippet from their recent announcement: For this integration, we wanted to focus on rewarding behaviors that supported key business processes that companies […]

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New IBM Connections Mobile app for iOS and Android

I am thrilled to announce that we just released our updated IBM Connections Mobile app for iOS and Android which is posted to the various app stores. This release will allow users to access multiple accounts from a single app of IBM Connections. Now users can also save information from Profiles to their devices contacts […]

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Extend IBM Connections Rapidly with XPages

Earlier this morning IBM Software Architect Niklas Heidloff posted a video showing how you can extend IBM Connections using XPages. He writes “In the video below I demonstrate a simple scenario how a Connections community has been extended using XPages. I focus on the typical user experience and show that users cannot see which parts […]

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Real-Time Social with the IBM Connections Suite

So you love Connections. And you love Sametime. Now you can both in one package, with much more! Today, we announced the electronic availability of the IBM Connections Suite. The Connections Suite gives you one single package that includes: IBM Connections 3.0.1 IBM Sametime Advanced 8.5.2 IBM Sametime Unified Telephony Lite Client 8.5.2 IBM FileNet […]

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Connections101.net Podcast

Have you heard about the new IBM Connections 101 education site? If you haven’t seen it yet, Gabriella Davis and Paul Mooney launched Connections 101 – a site aimed at helping people set up an IBM Connections environment from scratch, especially those with a Domino background or who have never worked with WebSphere. I really […]

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Stop switching apps and create an embedded experience!

This tutorial shares information on creating embedded experiences, which allow you to embed your app or other apps into various IBM collaboration solutions. There is some great information on how to create an embedded experience on our product wiki. Here’s a snapshot of what’s available and links to the resources. An embedded experience is a […]

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