IBM Plugging Holes In Connections/SharePoint Integration

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If you are using SharePoint but are considering Lotus Connections for blogs, communities, social networking, etc., this type of integration could help people understand what the resulting user experience would be like. Good Enough For “SharePoint Shops”? Despite this plug-in, I still believe IBM has made a fundamental and perhaps unrecoverable competitive mistake by not being radically more aggressive regarding SharePoint integration.

Newsgator Integrates Social Software into Core Work Process

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I have written about NewsGator on a number of occasions (see for example:  NewsGator Enhances its Social Sites 2010 Platform for SharePoint ). NewsGator is a long time Microsoft partner for enterprise social on SharePoint with millions of active users of its Social Sites offering.

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2012 Social Marketing and New Media Predictions eBook Now Available

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I have covered them several times on the TheAppGap (for example see: Awareness Summer 08 Release Brings Sharepoint Integration and New Features ). Social movements and programs will become more integrated within existing business processes and become the driving agent behind purpose-driven product innovation, lead generation, sales, R&D, customer service, market research, communications, brand development, company culture, and, yes, marketing.”

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News Roundup – Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014

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I know the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas was over a month ago, but here’s the news I saw coming out from the show (or a bit after). “ Qumu’s Speech Search for SharePoint 2013 … Qumu added speech search and other new capabilities to its Video App for SharePoint 2013. In its embedded form within SharePoint and Qumu’s Video Control Center 7.0, ” K2 for SharePoint was released at the end of March 2014.

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Harmon.ie Provides Social Email to Push Enterprise Collaboration Adoption

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  These include bringing central components of SharePoint into both Outlook and Lotus Notes. SharePoint’s adoption by IT departments has been pervasive with close to 80% of the enterprise collaboration market.  This capability appears as a side bar within SharePoint.

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Employee Engagement Affects Collaboration

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The Sharepoint Sessions Revisited – AIIM Seminar

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I posted in October on the  Sharepoint Sessions , based on a local Boston event sponsored by Knowledge Management Associates , "Real World Sharepoint Experiences." This time I am sharing my notes from AIIM's Automating Document centric Processes - Is SharePoint Enough? Each session was led by a Microsoft Sharepoint partner and discussed how their products complemented Sharepoint. What has been your experience with Sharepoint integrations with other tools?

New Product: Mainsoft Harmony to Support Document Co-Authoring

Michael Sampson - Currents

Whenever I think of Mainsoft, the Mainsoft Lotus Notes to SharePoint integration plug-in is the first thing that comes to mind. It's similar for SharePoint too. The tool is directly integrated into Outlook, where a lot of people spend a lot of their day. -

Socialcast Adds Sharepoint and Outlook Integration, New Features, and Enhanced Metrics

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To support this strategy they have made a number of moves, including enhanced features that we will look at: Outlook and SharePoint integration, and increased support for mobile devices. To further support this email integration, Socialcast has integrated with Outlook.

Microsoft SharePoint - Recent News (July 5, 2010)

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Layer2 offers Auto Tagger for SharePoint 2010. - For SharePoint 2010. Atalasoft offers a universal document and file viewer for SharePoint. Means that users can preview documents and files within SharePoint, without opening the associated document or file. Adlib Software offer a PDF document transformation engine for SharePoint. Enables documents to be converted to PDF and stored in SharePoint, either on-demand or according to list/library item metadata.

Moxie Integrates with Collaboration and Communication Software

Michael Sampson - Currents

Moxie Software announced new integration options between Employee Spaces and various other enterprise collaboration and communication tools, including SharePoint, Outlook, Skype (for presence availability), and Atlassian Confluence, among others: " Microsoft SharePoint Integration. Also, edited and saved SharePoint documents can be automatically synchronized with linked folders in Employee Spaces. Microsoft Outlook Integration.

Congratulations to Lewis Silkin on SharePoint-based Document Management

Michael Sampson - Currents

I met with Jan Durant and Carol Skinner for an demonstration of their document management system for SharePoint. A few years ago they determined that their current document management system (Open Text DM 5) was not up-to-scratch, and decided they could do better by building their own in SharePoint 2007. It took them 3 years, with some problems during the development due to design limitations in SharePoint 2007 (2000 items per folder was a particular problem).

News Updates (June 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mainsoft SharePoint Integrator 2.0. 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

WebCenter Vision and Strategy Session

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and portals: integrated multi-channel user interaction environment, unified access to tools, information, etc. Lotus Connections has integration with WebSphere so they are on the track of distributing social elements into other applications and platforms. New releases: WLP ("Sunshine"), ALU/WCI ("Neo"), WebCenter ("Roadrunner") as well as SharePoint integration, mobile, personalization, activity intelligence and recommendations.

NewsGator Ramps Up Activity Streams and Analytics and Becomes Gets More Mobile and

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NewsGator is offering a native social iPhone client for Social Sites on SharePoint. that is fully integrated with SharePoint. Below is an example of a Social Sites workspace within SharePoint.

Mobile Devices for Collaboration - Recent News (Monday, May 17)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Kindling added mobility features to its idea management application , and SharePoint integration. - This approach allows device users to collaborate without any application download or IT integration requirements. On SharePoint: " To drive enhanced collaboration, SharePoint administrators can configure Kindling’s Web Part to integrate customized views and lists of ideas throughout SharePoint.

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News Updates (September 9, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Nuance released Paperport 12, with new features and SharePoint integration. PaperPort Professional 12 is able to communicate with the Microsoft SharePoint Services 2003, SharePoint Portal 2003, SharePoint Services 2007 and SharePoint Server 2007 document management systems. For added convenience, ScanDirect supports scanning to PDF with the results directed to SharePoint. PaperPort 12.

News Updates (January 21, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mainsoft Integrator Preview. Mainsoft previewed the SharePoint Integrator for Lotus Notes 8.5 The latest release of Mainsoft's client-side plug-in for Lotus Notes supports the integration of custom IBM Lotus Domino and Java applications with SharePoint document libraries as business mashups that run on the Lotus Notes 8.5 Ephox announced the integration of its online content authoring tool with Lotus Quickr, providing a Word-like interface for editing content.

Cisco WebEx Connect Questions

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Integration. Will SharePoint integration include Web Parts (similar to what Awareness has done with its SaaS solution)? What about portlets for integrating WebEx Connect with other portal platforms? What about integration with Lotus Connections, Lotus Notes/Domino, Lotus Quickr? Recommendation: People should be examining Cisco's announcements this week more broadly that just a SaaS Collaboration/Web 2.0

News Updates (January 20, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mainsoft Integrating Notes and SharePoint 2010. Mainsoft demo'd the integrating between Lotus Notes and SharePoint 2010. " Mainsoft is also previewing SharePoint integration with Microsoft Outlook. see screencast of the integration.

Cisco Quad: Peeling Back the Layers

Michael Sampson - Currents

Real-time instant text messaging with others in the firm, through integration with Cisco's instant messaging offerings. Voice Mail Integration. Given that Microsoft calls the same capability a "Document Library" in SharePoint, Cisco obviously believes it's a sufficiently generic term.

News Updates (February 9, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

LotusLive Labs will be available, with a range of pre-production services that are fully integrated with LotusLive, later this year. Co-Working. Co-working provides an opportunity for people working remotely from work to still have time with others.

News Updates (October 29, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The Microsoft Office integration is powered by DocVerse. - The offering also includes a SharePoint connector , bringing Jive's social collaboration tools to SharePoint. SharePoint Conference 2009 Review. Kristian offers his review of last week's SharePoint Conference, in Vegas. Day 2 , all about SAP and SharePoint integration. - Jive Social Business Software 4.0. Jive announced Version 4.0

News Updates (October 8, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jive and SharePoint. Jive announced a new connect and integrate (rather than replace) strategy, for integrating with other enterprise systems. The first connector is for SharePoint. " The first module under the new strategy is the Jive SharePoint Connector, a deep integration between Jive SBS and Microsoft SharePoint. The integration with SharePoint be available later in 2009. - A Documentum integration will ship in 2010. -

News Updates (July 21, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft released Service Pack 2 for Office 2008 for the Mac, including new SharePoint integration options. " 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. BT said clients will be able to access Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, Office Live Meeting and Office Communications online through the offering.

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News Updates (June 9, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mainsoft is hosting a webinar on June 16 on SharePoint Integrator for Lotus Notes 2.0. Trying eProductivity. In order to evaluate Eric Mack's eProductivity for Notes application, you need Lotus Notes. Eric posts about how to do so. Unfortunately, as many people have learned, the IBM web site can be an overwhelming experience for an individual user that simply wants to download and try or buy Lotus Notes.

2009: Planning Considerations For Enterprise 2.0

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SharePoint Next": Call, Raise Or Fold. Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007 (MOSS) is a disappointing platform for social computing in my opinion. Still, many organizations are deploying SharePoint for many valid reasons unrelated to E2.0 NewsGator) to augment what SharePoint has in terms of E2.0 As I mentioned earlier, it's unfortunate Microsoft implemented RSS within SharePoint - many organizations will be stuck with RSS until this mistake is corrected.

The AppGap " " Dotster Provides On-line User Communities for Business: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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It allows for integration with other enterprise applications, as well as features like single sign-on. They can also be standalone or integrated as tab on a Web site.

Enterprise RSS - RRW Readers Speak Out

Collaborative Thinking

My evidence for this is purely anecdotal, as I haven't worked in the enterprise for quite a while, however, for the past couple of years I've had tangential connections to Microsoft SharePoint projects. I think Microsoft SharePoint could be the killer app for RSS in the enterprise. SharePoint has RSS built in and uses it to syndicate changes that happen within the SharePoint ecosphere and notify enterprise workers that something significant has happened.

The AppGap » Connectbeam Offers New Social Networking Application Integration Possibilities : News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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Connectbeam Offers New Social Networking Application Integration Possibilities by Bill Ives April 28, 2008 at 8:07 am · Filed under Reviews Recently, I had a chance to catch up with Puneet Gupta, CEO of Connectbeam. We saw a demonstration of Connectbeam integration with Sharepoint.

Communication, communities and collaboration

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The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Forrester Reports that Corporate Social Networks will Augment Strategic HR Strategies

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applications by 2013 (see F orrester Predicts a Large Growth in Social Networking Market but How Will Its Integration Occur with the Enterprise? ). We feel this offers greater security, control, and integration into company IT infrastructure than operating out in the cloud.

Telligent Releases an Integrated Suite of Collaboration Tools with High Powered Metrics | The AppGap

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s products also includes enhancements that address the issues that have impeded the adoption of community-driven collaboration technologies in the enterprise, such as integration with existing business applications, manageability, ease-of-use, measurability and ROI.

Tomoye: Bringing Web 2.0 to Communities of Practice

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The system is.net based so it hooks with Sharepoint. The open APIs allow for mashup integration. About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter UPCOMING WEBINAR: No Time, No Budget, Fewer People? 5 Big Ideas for getting all that work done. Tomoye: Bringing Web 2.0