July 25, 2017

Will Today’s Digital Transformations Finally Create a New Era of Productivity?

I recently had a fantastic and wide-ranging conversation with one of the leaders of today’s tech revolution, Marcus Weldon, Nokia CTO and President of Bell Labs. We discussed the future of work, the difficulties of taking AI to the next level, and the leadership challenges we all face in the coming cognitive era. As we […]

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June 14, 2017

Come See Collaboration Solutions with IBM and Cisco at CiscoLive!

Not quite two months ago I announced the general availability of Collaboration Solutions with IBM and Cisco. Now you’ll have the chance to see this integrated offering in action at its first major event! In our booth and in special sessions at CiscoLive! in Las Vegas, June 25-29, we will showcase how our new cloud-based […]

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May 31, 2017

IBM Collaboration Solutions Announces Acquisition of XCC

Web Content & Custom Apps Extension for IBM Connections Today I am pleased to announce that IBM has acquired XCC- Web Content & Custom Apps Extension for IBM Connections from TIMETOACT. XCC is a digital workspace hub designed to enhance and complement the user experience of IBM Connections. The acquisition signals IBM’s intention to continue to lead the collaboration […]

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May 30, 2017

Social Email Keeps Just-in-Time Parts Moving at Power Metal

In China’s hyper-competitive landscape for consumer electronics parts suppliers, being able to respond to orders faster than the competition is a matter of survival. That ability to respond quickly and efficiently requires having the right people in place, and giving those people the right tools to deliver on the increasingly demanding expectations placed on the […]

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May 8, 2017

Get Ready to THINK in 2018

Collaboration solutions are all about bringing together people, information and technology to enable new innovations and drive business impact. The future of the collaboration market is evolving quickly with tighter integrations of advance technologies in cognitive, machine learning, data, internet of things and security. Any organization that is implementing a collaboration platform needs to do […]

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May 4, 2017

Collaboration Helps TAV Airports Employees Make Connections

Missing a flight can ruin an important business trip or an entire family holiday, so airports put a lot of thought and effort into helping passengers make their connections. It’s a core part of their customer service. TAV Airports of Istanbul, Turkey realized that to deliver that great service, it’s just as important to make […]

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April 27, 2017

Those Who Cannot Remember the Past …

… are condemned to repeat it. ~ George Santayana AI, Back to the Future: All of us who work in, and are impacted by, AI should sear that quote into our collective memories. We will be living it for the foreseeable future. On April 9, 2017, United Airlines dragged passenger Dr. David Dao from an […]

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April 26, 2017

Sign off Securely with IBM Connections and DocuSign Integration

Exchanging files, especially sensitive ones, requires a secure environment. Too often that security breaks down at a document’s very last phase when somebody pulls it out of its native platform to provide a final signature. If a document environment isn’t secure from beginning to end, it really isn’t secure at all. That’s why any file-sharing […]

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April 26, 2017

How Oblong Mezzanine Amplifies Watson Cognitive Computing

Fortune 500 companies’ urgent need to drive innovation and performance is being satisfied by the integrated ecosystem of cognitive apps and tools for collaboration converging around Watson Work Collaborations Solutions. This integration is part of a larger trend in which customers and companies are using new collaborative and social technologies to transform the way teams […]

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April 25, 2017

CloseUp with Eileen McDargh

When you meet with someone whose professional title is “Chief Energy Officer,” you know you’re dealing with a person who’s tough to keep down. Eileen McDargh has made a career out of helping people not just bounce back but bounce upward and onward. In the #LeadersRead featured book for April, Your Resiliency GPS: A Guide […]

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