I asked a few of my colleagues to tell me what their favorite Sametime feature was... here's what they said:
My favorite Sametime feature is the ability to take a quick screenshot and send that to the person I'm chatting with or share it in a meeting room. -- Ben Gold, Sametime DeveloperThe ability to glance through my open Sametime chats and see the picture of the person I'm chatting with. -- Rob Corell, Business Operations ManagerMy favorite feature is to set the Meeting "shelf" in the Connect client to show all the meetings scheduled in my Notes calendar. That way, I can simply click on the entry in the list and very quickly enter the Sametime meeting room that the chair had included in the calendar entry. -- Barry O'Nan, Senior Engineering ManagerHaving Sametime automatically change my status when I'm in a meeting because I would always forget to do that myself. -- Dave Cohen, Software EngineerMy favorite Sametime feature is being able to see the context of the person I'm chatting with (e.g. phone Icon when they are on a call). -- Pat O'Sullivan, Senior Architect and Master InventorMy favorite feature is being able to see who is available, and to get an idea of whether they are currently busy, or if it's okay to bother them. -- Michael Muller, ResearcherVideo conferencing with people from other geos, especially those that I have been working with for many years without ever meeting face to face. -- Orit Yaron-Duzy, Sametime Deployment on Messaging and GreenhouseMy favorite Sametime feature is the ability to log all my chats into easily searchable html files. -- John E Newman, IBM Real Time Collaboration Services Support
Being able to see ALL my primary contacts in one visual panel, and know at a glance who is online right now -- Ian McNairn, Program Director, Social Collaboration and InnovationMy favorite Sametime feature is being able to have an Audio/Video call by just clicking a "green" person. -- Lilach Ofek, Project ManagerMy favorite feature is Alerts - Alert me when available. -- Kerry Thompson, Information Developer.I love how easy it is to start an instant meeting from the chat list - Sara Weber, Development Manager CIOLab AnalyticsBeing able to send a file right from the chat window. -- Sheri Branco, Usability Specialist
How about you? What's your favorite Sametime feature?