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IBM Connections 6.0 available for download

Following up on my post from Tuesday – today we made IBM Connections 6.0 officially available for download! You can find download instructions here: https://ibm.biz/BdisBR To recap, IBM Connections 6.0 brings a range of new capabilities to the end-user creating a richer, more focused and more effective experience. With IBM Connections 6.0 we added new functionality across […]

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IBM Connections Docs 2.0 CR2 Is Now Available on Fix Central

  The IBM Docs team is excited to announce the release of IBM Connections Docs CR2, now available on Fix Central ! The release of Docs 2.0 CR2 comes alongside the IBM Connections 6.0 Announcement. The IBM Docs team has been working hard on adding new features and functionality to the Documents editor and Spreadsheets […]

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IBM Connections 6.0 officially announced!

Today we announced the next release of IBM Connections! IBM Connections 6.0 brings a range of new capabilities to the end-user creating a richer, more focused and more effective experience. With IBM Connections 6.0 we added new functionality across the board from Communities, to Files, Search, Onboarding as well as the brand-new IBM Connections Homepage – […]

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IBM Connections Compliance adds oversight to IBM’s Social and IM solutions

Today IBM announced two new offerings related to its market leading IBM Connections Enterprise Social business platform. From todays announcement: IBM Connections Compliance Connections Compliance enables security and policy management controls that are designed to help social organizations remain compliant with key regulatory and corporate governance requirements. IBM Connections Compliance delivers granular security, reporting, logging, and […]

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Highlights for IBM Cloud – Connections & Docs 1Q 2016

Looking for a quick way to see the highlights for IBM Connections and IBM Docs Cloud in Q1 ? We got you covered . What’s New in IBM Connections Social Cloud Q1 2016 from Jim Puckett

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IBM named the Worldwide Market Share Leader in Enterprise Social Networks for sixth consecutive year by IDC

The latest report from IDC Research names IBM as the market share leader in the enterprise social software market. That’s now six years in a row that IBM has led the competition in this fast-growing market. The IDC study examines vendor revenue performance in the enterprise social networks market for 2012-2014 and presents a forecast […]

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Download the New IBM Connections 5.0 Desktop Plugins

The new IBM Connections Desktop plug-ins for Microsoft Windows have just been released to our app catalog. There’s a couple of things that I would like to call out here. First, IBM Connections 5.0 will be available for download next week. This is the first time that we have released the desktop plugins before the […]

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A Little About IBM Connections 5.0 and File Sync

Now that we have officially announced IBM Connections 5.0 I wanted to take some time and talk about one of the top new features in this release: enterprise file sync and share. Also, if you haven’t seen it yet, check out Suzanne Livingston’s blog from yesterday where she talks about the new external collaboration features […]

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From Adoption to Adaptation, from Enablement into Engagement – The Upcoming Luis Suarez Masterclass

There are just 12 more days left for the IBM Connections User Group meeting in Prague! The 6th Social Connections event. There’s still time left to register and book your travel plans. With IBM Connections Next now just weeks away, this event couldn’t have been timed any better. As I mentioned a few weeks back, […]

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Get 5 minute tips on IBM Connections — every day!

If you got here, you are either a regular subscriber to this blog, a fan of IBM Connections, or you are looking for tips and tricks to get the most value out of the enterprise social collaboration platform. Maybe you have a question on how to drive adoption, how to tune your email notifications, how […]

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Enterprise Social Software Market Hits $1B, IBM Leads for 5th Consecutive Year

IBM today announced that for the fifth consecutive year, IDC ranked the company number one in worldwide market share for enterprise social software. According to the press release, IDC’s analysis of 2013 revenue, the worldwide market for enterprise social software applications grew from $968 million in 2012 to $1,242 million in 2013. The press release […]

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Demo: IBM Connections File Sync and Share

By now, you are probably aware that we have updated our social collaboration cloud services and that the latest monthly release of the IBM Connections mobile apps have been posted to the app stores (click here for iOS and here for Android). The big feature this time around for IBM Connections is File Sync which […]

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Take your IBM Connections Reports to the Next Level

Yesterday, we made a video tutorial available to walk admins through the process of customizing the out of the box IBM Connections Reports. Out of the box, IBM Connections provides over 100 reports for admins and community managers to monitor adoption and figure out the content that’s working so they can focus their energies in […]

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Watch out: We are updating IBM SmartCloud Connections. Say hello to File Sync!

We have started the process to upgrade our cloud deployment of IBM Connections, IBM’s Enterprise Social Network. As announced here last week, we are updating our social business offerings and this quarter’s release will be the biggest release ever! Interested to learn more? The first step is to register for our webinar in 2 weeks […]

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Social HR Powered by KangoGift and IBM Connections

By now, you hopefully know our landing page for everything Social Business: http://ibm.com/social. We have recently updated this page to feature various partner solutions such as Dynamic Signal, KangoGift, among others. You may remember that I first blogged about KangoGift 2 months ago. In a recent presentation shared by KangoGift, they explain the challenges faced […]

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