Community articleIntegrating IBM Connections into web applications
Added by IBM contributorIBM on December 21, 2015
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A subset of the IBM® Connections applications can be surfaced in other products programmatically.



A subset of the IBM® Connections applications can be surfaced in other products programmatically.

The procedures described in this section require you to have some programming knowledge. In addition to surfacing applications in other products programmatically, you can also install prebuilt plug-ins that do not require programming abilities. These plug-ins surface IBM Connections applications in a predefined list of products. For more information about these plug-ins, see the Extending section of the product documentation.
Extending bookmarks
Use the API provided with IBM Connections to extend the Bookmarks application of IBM Connections.

Integrating business cards in to your web application
Add the Profiles business card to your web application to provide a useful summary of a person's professional role, business location, and contact details. Integrating the community card enables users to easily navigate to a community from your web application.

Adding a file picker to your web application
Use a Javascript API to select from a list of files stored in the IBM Connections Files application, and use those files and their metadata in a callback function.