Connections Cloud provides high-value collaboration services such as file-sharing (Files), project tracking (Activities), contact management (Contacts and Profiles), Communities, email (Connections Cloud Notes
® and Connections Cloud iNotes
®) and online meetings (Meetings).
As an ISV, you can use Connections Cloud services and functionality to enhance your cloud and on-premise applications, open them to a wider customer audience, and strengthen your business case. You can use the Application Programming Interface (API) provided with each of the following services to integrate your application.
Share and track documents that are outside your internal company infrastructure. Help users share content securely with vendors and other third parties. Connections Cloud users can invite anyone, including non-subscribers, to read, comment, or revise documents.Meetings
Instantly launch an online meeting from your service or application, invite others to join (even non-Connections Cloud for users), take notes, and start tracking action items. Post presentation files and share with the meeting participants.Activities
Create a project space that Connections Cloud users can join to share information, documents, and to-dos.Contacts
Access a user's contacts in Connections Cloud to help simplify invitations to your service or application. Connections Cloud can synchronize contacts with both Microsoft Outlook and IBM Notes.Email
Point an application to the Connections Cloud Notes environment the same way you point to any other IBM Domino server. Customize the Connections Cloud Notes email template to improve productivity in the enterprise through special email features.Communities
Create a new community and add members to it to enhance the social business aspect of the application. Enable members and participants to interact efficiently through discussion forums, project activities, and private subcommunities.Parent topic: Application integration for IBM Connections Cloud