IBM Connections Next - Futures & Feedback


Published on

Presented by Mike Roche of IBM on 4th July 2011

Published in: Technology, Business
1 Like
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

IBM Connections Next - Futures & Feedback

  1. 1. 1
  2. 2. Ireland Lab  SWG  Tivoli  WPLC  IM  BAO  Rational  Solutions  Research/STG  HPC  CIO07/08/11  Tivoli 2
  3. 3. WPLC➢ Work on the following Portfolio Items: ➢ LotusLive ➢ Connections ➢ Quickr ➢ Portal Accelerators, Portlet Factory, ➢ Sametime - SUT, Advanced ➢ XPages ➢ System Test ➢ Vulcan ➢ Mobile ➢ SFA ➢ GAD 3 © 2009 IBM Corporation
  4. 4. Connections 3.01Sametime Web Proxy Integration●Microsoft Outlook Social Connector●Lotus Notes Files Connector●Community features● Ideation blog for idea generation/management ● ● MediaGallery (images and video) ● Community moderation (blogs, files, forums) ● IBM ECM library integration●Global site moderation (blogs, files, forums)Connections 3.01 Portlets● 4
  5. 5. Connections 2011/12 Priorities/Deliverables● Customers & Deals!● LotusLive Tune-ups● LotusLive Trains● Connections 4.0 ● Social Platform ● Continue Community Evolution ● B2C & Internal/External capabilities ● Vulcan 5
  6. 6. Connections Business Focus● Social platform ● To support Social Business and partner ecosystem ● To deliver the 2015 revenue targets ● To enable better integration with our stack and future social offerings from IBM and partners – growth and pull through sales ● Supporting customers to really leverage the services● Maturing the services, consistency, flexibility, branding● Looking for opportunities to extend 6
  7. 7. Social Software “Next” Themes Social Platform Enhanced Communities Business to Consumer Evolution for TeamsSupport “IBM Vulcan” with new Add new functions to Creation and management ofservices and deeper integration communities to meet team use compelling customer across the portfolio cases for sharing and communities collaboration Need to streamline work ● Need engaging social ● ● Need anytime, anywhere ● Need to share and collaborate customer communities to access across a group of people increase loyalty and revenue ● Need to prioritize whats ● Need to support different ● Need to understand what is important and avoid distractions groups with different social and working and gain insight from ● Need consistent, integrated collaboration requirements trends collaboration experience ● Need to support openness and choice Social Everywhere Deliver new or expanded value in the context of other applications Subject to change. Information regarding potential future products is intended to outline our general product direction and it should not be relied on in making a purchasing decision. The information mentioned regarding potential future products is not a commitment, promise, or legal obligation to deliver any material, code or functionality. 7 Information about potential future products may not be incorporated into any contract. The development, release, and timing of any future features or functionality described for our products remains at our sole discretion.
  8. 8. Connections Business Focus● Things we need to do better ● W3 & CIO ● Convert more pilots ● Support new customers with adoption ● Get from sales meeting to pilot faster ● Support customers with feature requests & use the pre-release process as a litmus test ● Harden the platform and make it easier to leverage 8
  9. 9. Hot Research● Newman (Agora) – meeting transcription, indexing, search, scene detection, commenting)● SaND● Analytics● Reputation● EU Framework 7: ROBUST, CULTURA & CLIQUE 9