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Latest news from the Social Connections user group

#LetsConnect

IBM is running a series of jams to define the future of Connections. These interactive workshops will take place physically and virtually to iterate on the next version of Connections. Business leaders, Community managers, stakeholders, … come and help define the future of the product Workshops will be held in the following locations: Belgium, Brussels […]

Welcome Matteo Bisi to the Social Connections team!

Hello everyone, I’m the new guy of the outstanding Social Connections Crew! To those of you who don’t know me, my name is Matteo Bisi, I’m from Italy and I work as s System Engineer for Factor-y, supporting our customers on IBM Connections and WebSphere Portal environments. I’m a 6 times IBM Champion for Collaboration […]

Announcing location of Social Connections 15 – we are going south

After a period of long thoughts, pondering, discussions, interviews we have decided the next location for our fantastic collaboration and networking conference known as Social Connections. For the first time ever we stay in the same country as our previous conference, Germany. The reason for that is simply that the community asked us. And who […]

Connections User Group – The start of a new Era

The times they are a-changin! And we are super excited! As you probably know by now HCL has signed an agreement with intent to acquire Connections along with many other products in the IBM Collaboration portfolio. It’s a huge step and very interesting times for all of us using IBM Collaboration Solutions. For us in […]

Sponsor highlight: ISW / Kudos

Our next Gold sponsor you might know as the Aussies (new: now also with a Swede), a k a ISW and the app suite Kudos Apps. One thing is certain though, Kudos Apps constantly evolves to meet the users’ needs. Not only is many of the apps available for both On Premise and Cloud, they […]

Sponsor highlight: TIMETOACT GROUP

TIMETOACT GROUP is a large German business partner who used to sponsor Social Connections as long as I can remember – until their flagship “XCC – Web Content Extension for IBM Connections” has been acquired by IBM and renamed to “ICEC – IBM Connections Engagement Center”. Then we haven’t heard of them for a while […]

Sponsor highlight: Tiny

A company called Tiny seems to be a new player in IBM Collaboration Solutions  – until you realize that their previous name was Ephox. Tiny has led the market in the development of online rich text editors for almost 20 years and claims to power about 40 % of websites in the world. If you’ve […]