MAS202 Customizing IBM Connections

At IBM ConnectEd 2015, I am lucky enough to be one of the Jumpstart Presenters.  It’s at least my fifth year presenting at the Conference (neé Lotusphere, IBM Connect); I’ve lost track how many times. Once again, I am going to present on Social Application Development, and I am joined by my team (as noted […]

My Introduction to Liberty and WebSockets

Recently, I’ve been turned on to IBM WebSphere Liberty – super fast and highly configurable Application Server Runtime.  The runtime requires Java 7.0 to get access to the latest features to build web applications, OSGi applications and EJBs. Two features caught my eye were Java Servlet 3.1 and Java API for WebSocket 1.0.  The WebSocket […]

IBM Connections Cloud Application Development Workshop – Q4 2014

Thanks to Paul Godby, a colleague in the Ecosystem Development group in IBM, there is an update to the IBM Collaboration Solutions Ecosystem Development Community. The update is compelling a new set of self-paced workshops are available for IBM Connections Cloud Application Development. Anyone that is a member of IBM Greenhouse can access the materials.  […]

Business Support Systems Subscription API and Part Numbers

The Business Support Systems enable an administrator or vendor to create a subscription (or entitlement) for a user.  There is one thing for those that are new… where do I get the part number. Part numbers are the available in the Announcement Letter for the Service or Release.  I went to the Offering Site, and […]

Getting Started With Activity Streams and OAuth

Activity Streams is a way to generate a social record of what happened and what’s happening around a person or group of persons (community). The social record is super powerful when combined with business applications that provide updates on behalf of users. IBM paired these activity streams with OpenSocial so that a well formatted context […]

Seamless User Experience with IBM SmartCloud for Social Business

I work with many partners to integrate with IBM Collaboration Solutions products and projects – IBM Domino, IBM Sametime, IBM Connections, IBM Social Business Toolkit, IBM Collaboration QuickStart for Social Business. Recently, I have been focusing on integrating with the IBM SmartCloud for Social Business. Many partners ask how they can make a seamless experience […]

SHOW501 Mastering Social Development Using the IBM Collaboration QuickStart for Social Business

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 […]