Unified communications

IBM unified communications solutions offer secure instant messaging, web conferencing, and team collaboration software to use alone or to integrate into other applications.


IBM Sametime

Provides a core set of integrated real-time collaboration services—voice, data and video. Rich presence, enterprise IM, online meetings and more make it easy for people to find, reach and collaborate effectively with others.

IBM Sametime Unified Telephony

Integrates telephony into real-time communications with a unified end user experience, including integrated softphones; phone and IM presence awareness; and call management and call control across multiple systems.

Products and services with integrated real-time capabilities

IBM Notes and Domino

Includes enterprise email, calendaring and scheduling with integrated business instant messaging and a rapid application development platform.


IBM Domino Designer

Based on the IBM Notes for Collaboration client, including integrated instant messaging. Adds a comprehensive, easy-to-use application development environment that leverages open standards.


IBM CEO Community Collaboration Bundle

Provides a social networking, real-time and team collaboration solution in an easy-to-buy bundle, combining the capabilities and benefits of IBM Connections, IBM Sametime, and IBM Quickr software.

IBM WebSphere Portal Extend

Provides a single point of personalized interaction with applications, content, process, and people. Includes integrated Sametime instant messaging and IBM Quickr.


IBM Connections Cloud

Hosted online collaboration, meeting and mail services for inter-company collaboration. Some of the service offerings provide, or will soon provide, Web conferencing or instant messaging.


IBM Connections Suite

IBM social software, unified communications, and robust document management capabilities in a single offering