September 2012

About once a day right now, I am getting questions about the longetivity of the current release of Notes/Domino. It turned out our support page was caught between two policies; an old one that said that we supported a release for a minimum of five years and then had extended support for an additiona...

I wrote a book! Last night, I finished the draft of the concluding chapter for my forthcoming book, which I announced in July. Opting In: Lessons in Social Business from a Fortune 500 Product Manager now moves from authoring to editing. Having never written a book before, I had no real expectat...

The Australian Bureau of Statistics is one of the most mature, invested Notes/Domino customers I have met anywhere in the world. They really understand the value of the platform they built, and in this story, are demonstrating why it makes sense to further that investment:The bureau adopted Lotus No...

A very complete review of IBM SmartCloud Engage, which was recently recognized as a leader in cloud collaboration by Forrester Research...10 second takeaway: IBM's SmartCloud Engage platform for small business provides a powerful cloud-based, small business server replacement at a competitive price....

This morning, you can find the Connections Mail plug-in for IBM Connections 4 is now available on the IBM Collaboration Solutions Catalog. IBM Connections Mail: • Minimizes switching between your messaging and social applications with access to existing corporate email and calen...

The beta of IBM Docs, IBM's forthcoming browser-based productivity suite, has been updated on IBM Greenhouse...IBM Docs is a social document platform that allows organizations, both inside and outside the firewall, to simultaneously collaborate on word processing, spreadsheet and presentation docume...

Earlier this week, OpenNTF.org launched the Collaboration Today community website at http://collaborationtoday.info. As Niklas Heidloff wrote on the OpenNTF blog:The content you will find on Collaboration Today is a compilation of current and relevant news for IBM Collaboration Solutions professio...

An exciting day has arrived as "C4", IBM Connections 4, is now available! IBM Connections has been named the market leader in social software for three consecutive years. This new release extends IBM's technology lead by introducing key new capabilities: Activity Streams - a homepage full of u...

Earlier today, IBM officially kicked off awareness and registration for the Connect 2013, January 27-31 in Orlando, Florida, USA. Connect is not a new name or conference, but rather an expansion of mission and scope for the Lotusphere events of the past two decades. For the last few years, IBM h...