MAS202 Customizing IBM Connections Sun 25-Jan, 03:45 PM - 04:45 PM @ Swan - Mockingbird 1-2Presenter: Paul BastideIBM Connections enables you to connect and socialize with colleagues, find experts, and quickly share and organize information to get work done. As a developer, you can leverage the IBM Connections data to provide a better experience for your users. In this session, you learn what features you can extend, leverage and use to build a compelling experience. The session highlights how best to extend and work with the IBM Connections Cloud.
You locate the Swan – Mockingbird 1-2 using the Swan’s map.
IBM Connections 5.0 is now generally available. You can search for the package IBM Connections 5.0 Multiplatform or part code CRS4IML . IBM Connections 5.0 is a major release and builds and extends the IBM’s social software platform. There are some very cool new features which interest developers:
External users participate fully in an IBM Connections Communities
@mention views are available to draw attention
File Sync Support
New API Documentation Format and Updates to the APIs
I also recommend you look carefully at the new format for the API documentation. It’s snazzy and helpful, for instance the Following API
On Sunday 26 January 2014, I am delivering a presentation showing how to develop with the IBM Collaboration QuickStart for Social Business. I am presenting at 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM.
SHOW501 : Mastering Social Development Using the IBM Collaboration Quickstart
IBM Collaboration QuickStart for Social Business is a preconfigured software development environment for developing your custom social applications. The QuickStart environment has IBM Domino, IBM Connections and IBM Sametime configured, and ready to develop on IBM SoftLayer. The session shows you how to extend a DVD rental application to integrate fully into the IBM social experience. During the session, you’ll learn how you can take advantage of the development environment by step-by-step instruction, and how to use the IBM Social Business Toolkit SDK features to build a social application. The session also provides guidance on enabling your applications for the IBM SmartCloud for Social Business.
The presentation is available on SlideShare.
The presentation is in Swan Osprey 1 & 2
The full list of Application Development Sessions is located here.