Chapter 8. Extending Lotus Connections to Other Applications

Lotus Connections’ value as a set of standalone social networking tools has been covered in the previous chapters of this book. These include features such as Communities, Activities, Dogear, Profiles, and Blogs. In addition, Lotus Connections can serve as a platform for integrating social collaboration capabilities into other products.

This chapter discusses the out-of-the-box integration capabilities that ship with Lotus Connections version 2.0.1.

Overview of Integrating Lotus Connections into Other Applications

One of the primary goals for providing integration with Lotus Connections is to allow end users to continue working in the tools they know. These could be WebSphere Portal, Lotus ...

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