The new release focuses on improved customization, interoperability, and enhanced management of the user's most relevant information.
By Chris Smith
IBM this week released Lotus Connections 2.0, an enhanced version of what is now the fastest-growing software product in IBM's history.
Social networking, which made headlines with YouTube, MySpace, and Facebook, is now finding its niche in the business world. Connections 2.0 is a stable and secure platform for connecting people with each other in ways that increase the speed of decision-making and bring the necessary resources and skills together to accomplish the job, whatever that job may be. Whether an organization is 5,000 people or just five people, there is a module in Lotus Connections that it can use to help solve its problems.
IBM promotes collaboration within and between teams as critical to successful application development in enterprises.
By Ron Exler
Over 3,500 IBM customers and partners convinced themselves that Walt Disney World might be a good place to spend a week for the 2008 version of the IBM Rational Software Development Conference. Rational is IBM's suite of collaborative software development solutions for enterprises. The conference offered 300 sessions in 14 tracks as well as an executive summit focusing on generating greater value and performance from software.