SmartCloud for Social Business provides high-value collaboration services such as file-sharing (Files), project tracking (Activities), contact management (Contacts and Profiles), Communities, email (SmartCloud Notes
® and SmartCloud iNotes
®) and online meetings (Meetings).
As an ISV, you can use SmartCloud for Social Business 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. SmartCloud for Social Business 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-SmartCloud for Social Business users), take notes, and start tracking action items. Post presentation files and share with the meeting participants.Activities
Create a project space that SmartCloud for Social Business users can join to share information, documents, and to-dos.Contacts
Access a user's contacts in SmartCloud for Social Business to help simplify invitations to your service or application. SmartCloud for Social Business can synchronize contacts with both Microsoft Outlook and IBM Notes.Email
Point an application to the SmartCloud Notes environment the same way you point to any other IBM Domino server. Customize the SmartCloud 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 SmartCloud for Social Business