Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

This is the first in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. I first came to co-present a Lotus Notes based KM project with my client. So he has been using a Web-based community for new talent since 2002. You can use Lotus apps natively.

2011 179

Work The Web


Mind you, when I first started thinking about social software and how I would use it at work it was probably around 2002 or thereabouts and it still took me a while to engage (December 2003).

2009 151

More IBM Research on Enterprise 2.0 – Activities and Other Tools

Portals and KM

I was especially interested in Activities, as have I have written on it before in Looking Closely at Lotus Connection and, under an older name - Activity Explorer: New Collaborative Tool from IBM , and an even earlier precursor, Unified Activity Management. version of some of the work we attempted with QuickPlace and other Lotus tools in 1999-2000 at Ryder. Here is some interesting research from IBM on the effects of a set of enterprise 2.0 tools.

2008 100

SocialText Putting A Little Social Into.Enterprise Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

That said, I saw a demo of what IBM is doing with Lotus Notes 8, and it is the closest thing I have actually seen to the supposed ideal of Facebook for the enterprise.