Become a social business with IBM collaboration tools and social network software
IBM® Connections™ Social Cloud (formerly IBM SmartCloud® Connections) is an innovative set of web-based collaboration services combined with social network software. Delivered as software as a service from the IBM Cloud Marketplace, IBM Connections Social Cloud includes file networking and storage, business instant messaging, activity management and social network software. These affordable collaboration tools provide ease of use and can help you reduce costs, improve productivity and spur growth and innovation.
IBM Connections Social Cloud enables you to:
- Collaborate more quickly and easily beyond the firewall.
- Make the most of the cloud to seamlessly store and share files and manage projects.
- Access full-featured collaboration tools and social network software, including dashboards, people, files, activities, instant messaging and communities.
- Use affordable and accessible cloud services to become a social business.
Collaborate more quickly and easily
- Communicate and collaborate with people inside and outside your company.
- Cultivate deeper relationships with customers and partners.
- Invite guests—at no additional charge—to participate in your online projects.
- Create communities to make collaborating even easier.
Make the most of the cloud
- Share and edit information and manage activities more easily with one person or a large community of colleagues inside or outside your company.
- Store and share files, connect with clients, partners and colleagues and manage projects from a single dashboard in the cloud.
- Add integrated solutions from IBM Business Partners to access more cloud-based options that can help simplify and improve your everyday business activities.
Access full-featured collaboration tools and social network software
- Dashboards gives you a central, integrated view of links and access to all of the Connections tools and services.
- People enables you to manage your contacts and connections for social business, projects, and organization.
- Files provides online space for storing and sharing documents, presentations, bookmarks and content collections.
- Communities provides a way to share files, bookmarks and activities with those that have a common interest.
- Activities gives you a set of flexible tools for organizing, managing and sharing projects and tasks.
- Instant messaging connects you in near real time to your business network.
Use affordable and accessible cloud services
- Security-rich, seamless integration between services.
- Predictable expenses through monthly and annual subscriptions.
- Minimal IT staff required.
- Available in 22 languages.
- Benefit from IBM world-class experience in delivering security-rich, business-ready services.
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