harmon.ie Expands Its Social Email Offering to Include Lotus Notes

Portals and KM

Their new Notes edition now enables Lotus customers, many of whom have deployed SharePoint, to bring SharePoint functionality into the email environment for Notes users, without a costly migration to an all-Microsoft platform. Here is sample Notes screen that shows the harmon.ie

harmon.ie Goes Mobile, Bringing SharePoint to the iPad

Portals and KM

Their tools focus on increasing user adoption of collaboration tools include bringing central components of SharePoint into both Outlook and Lotus Notes. Now business users can work on a presentation from their desktop, drag-and-drop it to SharePoint, and send a link to colleagues using harmon.ie in Microsoft Outlook or IBM Lotus Notes. I have written about harmon.ie several times. See for example - Harmon.ie

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There's Product Announcements and There's Creative Product Announcements - Harmon.ie for iPad Fits into the Latter #sharepoint #ipad

Michael Sampson - Currents

provides a way of integrating SharePoint documents, data, and people information into Outlook, Lotus Notes, Google, and. desktop users to securely share documents, get real-time document and colleague status update, and connect with colleagues anywhere, anytime. ". Harmon.ie

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Notes on CUST115 ABS on Visual Social Communications

Michael Sampson - Currents

Some notes: 1. use lots of IBM tools - Lotus Notes, Sametime (including Sametime Gateway), Connections 3, Cisco Phone System, 31 video conferencing rooms (are very hard to schedule; are constantly used). solution - integrate desktop collaboration and Polycom. There was a very strong communications campaign built around the release of desktop video conferencing, such as wall posters. Conference Notes

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News Updates (December 10, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Lotus Notes More than Email. Kevin talks about the value of Lotus Notes within his organization. Our quoting, project management, and quality systems all run on Lotus Notes databases. With the most recent version of Lotus Notes (8.5)

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News Updates -- Lotusphere 2009 Special (January 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM and Research In Motion announced new integration points between IBM's software and the RIM BlackBerry, including access to Lotus Symphony documents from the BlackBerry, IBM Lotus Quickr access from the BlackBerry, and extended support for IBM Connections by the BlackBerry. IBM and SAP announced the forthcoming release of Alloy, an integration tool for Notes and SAP Business Suite. IBM announced LotusLive, a collection of hosted services for Lotus software.

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"There is no Excuse"

Michael Sampson - Currents

a Lotus Notes database. - a Central Desktop workspace. -. Two conversations over the past month have left me shaking my head in disbelief. Both represent situations where collaboration technology is generally (and cost-effectively) available to support the business activity being performed, and the organizations involved should be doing better than they are. The first conversation was with an insurance broker.

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News Updates (June 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

of its SharePoint Integrator for Lotus Notes. Mainsoft SharePoint Integrator extends the Lotus Notes platform to include SharePoint, integrating Lotus Notes email and Sametime instant messaging with SharePoint document sharing, calendar, and team collaboration features. introduces new features that enable users to: (1) Manage SharePoint team events from the Lotus Notes 8.5 Mainsoft SharePoint Integrator 2.0. Mainsoft released Version 2.0

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News Updates (October 21, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM and Canonical announced a new cloud- and Linux-based desktop package for companies looking to save money on IT. " It is compatible with SOA-based IT environments and gives people a complete, open, and secure alternative to closed and costly Microsoft desktop software.

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News Updates (May 14, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

From Notes to Google. Hamilton Beach recently migrated its email from Lotus Notes to Google Apps; but has kept applications on Domino. Because of the complexity, we upgrade our Lotus Notes/Domino environment about every five years. Quest on Notes Migrations.

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Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Social Business for SMBs

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012. They have 450 desktops and thought they might be too small for Connections but with their 15 different locations it is now important for these social capabilities and Connections now comes into play.

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News Updates (October 8, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The most immediate short-term user impact is likely to be the greatly improved browsing experience with Internet Explorer Mobile 6, the first full Microsoft Web browser on its Windows phones, drawing on code from desktop IE 6, 7 and 8. Lotus and iPhone. IBM changed its pricing strategy for Domino Designer, offering a free edition for building Notes applications (as long as those apps are not connected to a Domino Server, eg, are run locally). Windows Phone.

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Collaborative Note-Taking and Research Patterns - Three Architectural Options

Michael Sampson - Currents

Tim argues that being successful with collaborative note-taking requires mapping the different research patterns : " Previously, we discussed how a resurgence in electronic note-taking application popularity is the latest trend to result from the consumerization of IT: employees are using note-taking apps outside of work, especially on mobile devices, and bringing their desktop counterparts into the organization. Lotus Notes, anyone?

News Updates (July 27, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Telepresence, HD video conferencing and desktop video systems all worked together to connect the remote members of the team in a satisfactory manner. Notes to Exchange Migration. million people started the migration from Notes to Exchange and SharePoint in the last fiscal year.

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Coveo Expresso Available as Free Basic Level Enterprise Search Tool

Portals and KM

  Coveo’s new offering provides a basic, but robust, set of search functionality, at no cost, for up to 50 users, 1M desktop files and email items and 100,000 Intranet documents.     Next, we covered the desktop search that looks at all the content on your computer.

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News Updates (July 7, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

CSC, which already manages 700,000 Exchange and Lotus Notes e-mail accounts, will now have a trio of offerings, according to Brian Boruff, vice president of cloud computing for CSC: BPOS hosted by Microsoft; BPOS hosted in CSC's "Trusted Cloud," which will offer better security and will cost 20% to 40% more; and CSC's existing outsourced e-mail management services. CSC Does BPOS. Computer Sciences Corp.

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Novell GroupWise 8 Brings Enterprise 2.0 Capability to Personal Productivity Functions

Portals and KM

As we discussed, this is a completely different approach than I find on my Mac desktop where email, calendaring, and contact management are all in separate applications that are opened in individual windows.

Enterprise Social Messaging: Vendor Replies

Collaborative Thinking

The notes below are vendor supplied comments to the earlier post, I just wanted to call them out rather than see the information lost in the comment section. Socialcast's Google Gadget can be integrated into Gmail, iGoogle, or Lotus Notes 8. Note: A large number of our customers use Google Apps). Socialtext Signals & Socialtext Desktop transmissions are encrypted via https when the server uses https.

News Updates (September 10, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The full list of plans for Acrobat.com in 2009 include adding more real-time document collaboration tools; integration with desktop tools including Adobe products and Microsoft Outlook 2007, plus import from and export to PDFs and to Microsoft and Open Office formats; and increased support for the Adobe developer community. The findings validate what IBM has been saying about Notes/Domino since we shipped version 7 -- IBM Lotus Notes/Domino is far cheaper to acquire, operate, and maintain.

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News Updates (July 21, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

It wasn’t that long ago that my colleagues and I were envisioning the concept of a desktop application for working with SharePoint and Office Live Workspace and integrated with Office for Mac. Staff at the SOE will also begin using Google Apps for desktop video conferencing. CNNMoney on how David Allen uses Lotus Notes and eProductivity (by Eric Mack). - Mike on Cisco and Collaboration. Mike comments on the collaboration technology moves being made by Cisco. "

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Opening Session

Collaborative Thinking

SAP news: "Atlantic" first joint software product between the two - access SAP information from Lotus desktop. Leave, travel expense processing from Lotus Notes. Demo: Atlantic plug-in brings SAP data into Notes. Alistair Rennie Jeff Eisen (client), Russ Hoden (server): Version 8: Notes 8 UI improvements, open client, mentions Sametime Unyte.

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Social XYZ: Got my answer in 30 minutes. with IBM Connections.

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Twitter Labels lotus-connections (9) demo (4) greenhouse (3) ibm-connections (2) iphone (2) reviewer-guide (2) social-business (2) web-2.0 (2) Lotus Connections 3 Demonstration - On An iPhone Lotus Connections 3 Reviewers Guide Lotus Connections 3 Demonstration - Create New Act.

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Oracle Beehive 1.5: Still A Work-In-Progress

Collaborative Thinking

Team workspaces, web / video conferencing, and integration with desktop productivity tools (including Windows Explorer) were the among the list of improvements cited in the press release. release notes: Oracle Beehive Extensions for Explorer. Also, the focus is on Exchange exclusively yet there remains a large amount of Lotus Notes customers that also might be reconsidering their enterprise messaging direction.

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How to Manage Your Business in a Recession: "#1 Reset Priorities to Face the New Reality"

Michael Sampson - Currents

inhouse variants (Lotus Notes, Lotus Quickr, Microsoft SharePoint, Jive Clearspace, etc.) and hosted variants (Central Desktop, 37signals, Huddle.net, etc.). The January 19, 2009 print edition of Fortune magazine features an article entitled How to Manage Your Business in a Recession , authored by Geoff Colvin (pp.66-71). Inside, Geoff lays out 10 ways to weather the current economic storm.

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How Procter & Gamble Got Employees to Use Social Networking at Work - CIO.com - Business Technology Leadership

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Print Comments Share [+] LinkedIn TOOLS Comments LinkedIn CONNECTIONS Procter & Gamble RELATED Price Cut on Palm Pre Not a Sign of Bad Sales Signs to Help You Know the Recovery Is Coming Twitter Tips: Seesmic Desktop An Alternative to TweetDeck ); ); WHITE PAPERS Make Your Business More Productive Improved collaboration. Get started at www.google.com/apps/exchange From Data Center to Desktop, Microsoft Virtualization delivers Save BIG $$$ Fast.

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Using social technologies to aid communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

In most cases the community decides to use those tools that are already available such as the Unilever Portal (Plumtree), LiveLink and in some cases Lotus Notes.

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