Social Connections 14 / October 16 – 17 in Berlin

A great event will be held in October in Berlin in the Spreespeicher. It again will be full of very great and helpful session with tremendous speakers.

You can read more about the SOCCNX 14 here and also can register now ( ).


IBM Collaboration Webcasts

In collaboration with DNUG ( a great German Notes User Group – !! ) there are a lot of extremely interesting webcasts.

This week there has been the webcast about “Road to Connections Pink” ( held by Martti Garden and Matthias Schneider), which gave a very good overview about the transition of IBM Connections 6 to “Pink”. You can download the presentation ( it´s in German ) here:

You can find an overview of all webcasts on the event page of DNUG:

So feel free to register for those events and take a look behind the scenes 😉

Collaboration Solutions with IBM and Cisco: IBM Connections Cloud enterprise social network, cloud-based email, and calendaring solutions combine with communication capabilities of Cisco to redefine everyday work

Today IBM announced the combination of the IBM Collaboration Solutions from the IBM Cloud with Cisco.

Collaboration solutions from IBM® and Cisco bring together the key applications that workers need to be productive and effective: video, voice, unified communications, enterprise social networks, team collaboration, email, and calendar offerings. With the integration of IBM Connections Cloud and Cisco communication capabilities, modern workers can now communicate and collaborate easily across their teams, with their partners, and with their customers. This powerful combination makes information and trained specialists easier to find and creates more personal and effective collaboration.

Collaboration solutions from IBM and Cisco include integrations between:

  • IBM Verse™ email and calendar
  • IBM Connections™ enterprise social network
  • Cisco Spark Business Messaging and Basic Meetings
  • Cisco Spark Business Messaging, Basic Meetings, and Cloud Advanced Meetings
  • Cisco WebEx Conferencing Audio Toll
  • Cisco WebEx Conferencing Audio Toll Plus
  • Cisco WebEx Conferencing Audio Toll Plus International

Comparison of Collaboration Software


An overview about the leading collaboration solutions. 

Engage anytime, anywhere with employees, customers and citizens
IBM enterprise social software provides business collaboration capabilities including communities, profiles, file-sharing, blogs, wikis, bookmarks, content management, IM, online meetings, audio and video chat, email, calendaring and more. Delivered on cloud, on premises or as a hybrid, it integrates with what you have today—and will have tomorrow.

Take a look at the comparison here