New or improved products include IBM SmartCloud Engage, IBM SmartCloud Notes, IBM SmartCloud Meetings, and IBM SmartCloud Docs.
IBM SmartCloud for Social Business provides one-click access to business-grade file sharing, social networking, communities, online meetings, instant messaging, email, and calendar. The power of IBM SmartCloud for Social Business is that it is designed to help companies collaborate and work with anyone inside or outside their company's firewall.
New capabilities in IBM SmartCloud Engage Advanced and new social features in IBM SmartCloud Docs, IBM SmartCloud Meetings, and enhancements to IBM SmartCloud Notes deliver options designed to help achieve productivity and collaboration in the cloud.
IBM SmartCloud Engage Enhancements
IBM SmartCloud Engage Advanced includes IBM SmartCloud Docs, a cloud-based office productivity suite with collaborative editing capabilities. New community-based blogs, wikis, ideation blogs, and file viewers social features included in IBM SmartCloud Engage are designed to help spur creativity and drive innovation across teams.
The IBM SmartCloud for Social Business portfolio offers flexible pricing plans to expand deployment choices:
- Ability to increase services on demand as business requires
- Pay for services on terms that meet business needs - monthly, quarterly, annually, or up front
- Predefined pricing discounts based on purchase volumes
IBM SmartCloud Docs
IBM SmartCloud Docs is a new cloud-based office productivity service providing teams the ability to work on word processing, presentation, and spreadsheet documents. IBM SmartCloud Docs extends IBM SmartCloud Connections and SmartCloud Engage offerings with real-time co-editing support designed to help users quickly edit content and meet deadlines. IBM SmartCloud Docs supports Microsoft™ Office and IBM Symphony® document formats.
In order to use IBM SmartCloud Docs, users must have entitlements to a SmartCloud subscription package that includes Connections File capabilities. IBM SmartCloud Docs is included in IBM SmartCloud Engage Advanced and is available to be purchased as a service add-on for IBM Connections and IBM SmartCloud Engage Standard.
IBM SmartCloud Meetings
IBM SmartCloud Meetings service delivers more capabilities and features in the cloud based on IBM Sametime .
IBM SmartCloud Notes
IBM SmartCloud Notes lets you integrate Mobile Device Management (MDM) products with IBM Lotus Notes Traveler in SmartCloud for Social Business. In addition, SmartCloud Notes is adding service and support enhancements designed to improve the customer experience.
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