Putting Collaboration into a Context of Enterprise Productivity
Ed Brill, Director for IBM’s End User Messaging and Collaboration practice, talks with BizTech Reports about the evolution of collaboration, and the issues that IT managers will face as they harness this technology to accomplish enterprise objectives cost-effectively and efficiently. Ed brings two decades of experience in understanding, analyzing and explaining the impact of this technology on the enterprise.
Collaboration solutions help people work smarter
Collaboration solutions have the power to improve a big part of our lives: the way we work. The time we spend just looking for the right expertise and information to do our jobs can add up. Two-thirds of people believe there are colleagues who can help them do their jobs better, but they don't know how to find them.
Connect more people to more resources
Today's companies are implementing solutions that support more forms of collaboration such as instant messaging, social computing, and community-based tools to share content and expertise. Collaboration solutions help people work smarter and drive business benefits by deepening valuable relationships, making better decisions faster, spurring innovation, and reducing costs.
Improve personal and group productivity
Reduce time and travel expenses
Save money and improve efficiency
Web 2.0 and business-grade social software
Additional solutions for collaboration
Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC)
IBM Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC²) solutions integrate real-time tools—voice, data, video—into a single, intuitive user interface. We know that people work smarter when these capabilities are embedded in the way they work, so IBM delivers the unified interface through the e-mail clients, productivity applications and business processes people use every day. IBM UC² solutions can help your people find, reach and collaborate smarter with others.
In this webcast replay, you'll hear IDC analysts discuss the changing world of enterprise mobile solutions and how the smartphone has evolved into the mobile device of choice. Also learn how Blackberry® smartphones combined with Lotus collaboration software help busy professionals work smarter remotely. If you've got a mobile workforce, or just need to stay productive while on the road, you won't want to miss this valuable webcast!
Webcast: Business Community Collaboration
This webcast provides an overview of IBM Smarter Collaboration solutions, including those for mobile workers that help harness new ideas. Learn how to leverage the collective intelligence of your employees, partners and customers to help them make better business decisions and a more efficient enterprise.