More pre-announcement coverage of the November 5 Lotus Workplace 1.1 launch.

But although IBM Lotus will offer Team Collaboration as a Web-based service -- as it did with Workplace Messaging -- its strategy actually hinges more on offering the components to businesses, which can then plug them into their own applications, or business processes such as call centers or partner supply chains, according to [Michael] Loria [Director, Advanced Collaboration Products].
"We really have a kind of schizophrenic strategy," he said. "On one hand, we're creating a platform for greater integration of technologies. On the other, we're breaking apart the technologies into separate components so businesses can build applications on top of Workplace. "
Link: TechWeb: IBM Lotus readies new workspace software >
(Thanks for the link, Tom)

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