IBM Connections

IBM Connections


4.5 / 5
14 reviews

Who Uses This Software?

IBM Connections is designed and built for larger companies looking to save time with social and collaboration solutions.


Average Ratings

14 Reviews

  • 4.5 / 5
    Overall

  • 4.5 / 5
    Ease of Use

  • 5 / 5
    Customer Service

Product Details

  • Starting Price
    $6.00/month/user
  • Deployment
    Cloud, SaaS, Web
    Mobile - Android Native
    Mobile - iOS Native
  • Training
    Documentation
    Webinars
    Live Online
    In Person
  • Support
    Online
    Business Hours

Vendor Details

  • IBM Connections
  • www-03.ibm.com/software/products/en/conn
  • Founded 1911
  • United States

About IBM Connections

IBM Connections is a business social network & collaboration platform that helps you get work done by engaging the right people to deliver results. The cloud-integrated platform promotes better knowledge-sharing and decisions with features like business e-mail, chat & instant messaging, web conferencing, file sharing, online document editing, & more.


IBM Connections Features

  • Audio / Video Conferencing
  • Brainstorming
  • Chat / Messaging
  • Contact Management
  • Content Management
  • Cooperative Writing
  • Discussion Boards
  • Document Management
  • Group Calendars
  • Project Management
  • Synchronous Editing
  • Task Management
  • Version Control
  • Activity / News Feed
  • Advertising Management
  • Blogs
  • Event Calendar
  • Group Management
  • Messaging
  • Photo Management
  • Privacy Options
  • Tagging
  • User Profiles
  • Video Management

IBM Connections Reviews Recently Reviewed!


Capterra-loader

It is an excellent information consolidation tool ideal for the growth of organizations.

Apr 30, 2018
4/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: I like IBM because:

Is a leading company in the social enterprise software market.

It puts at the disposal of businessmen tools for cognitive analysis with business social networks allowing to improve decision making for the growth of companies.

Thanks to the IBM tools you can perform data analysis that results in our ways of presenting and displaying the results.



IBM provides a security and cognitive technology of social network data allowing results to be obtained that optimize the processes of the organization.

The tools facilitate the combination of advanced business communications with collaborative tools that the market demands.

They are tools that transmit a competitive image of the organization, being positive for the organizations.

Offers conversation and meeting tools with security functions and data protection.

Is a collaboration platform that can help you grow your business to its maximum potential allowing you to update based on market behavior.

Cons: The least I like about IBM;

I believe that the image of the interfaces can be improved considering a grass of light colors.

You can add models of results analysis reports, and management indicators by project type.

It's a program that I personally like a lot, and therefore, there are few negative observations.

Overall: IBM is a prestigious communication tool that allowed the organization to consolidate 7 years of record of information related to the load of projects financed to organizations and entities in the 24 states of the country.

Thanks to the tools, it was possible to understand the results information allowing to make decisions focused on the long-term growth of the organization.

It is a tool that allowed the organization to update and adapt to the dynamics of the market, being currently more efficient in compliance with the processes.

IBM Connections your social intranet

Jan 13, 2017
4/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Easy to use, a lot of functionality you cannot miss in a modern environment , solid architecture .

Overall: I'm an IBM Business partner and IBM Connections is one of the best social collaboration tools IBM has ever made.

As user IBM Connections fits perfectly what i could expect from a social: easy to use , clear and logic UI, features needed like file share and edit. One of my favorite Connections apps is Wiki where you can store all info regarding projects. Last but not least IBM has also made the connections client for Windows and Mac so users can use Connections as repository insted traditional filesystem share.

As admin i love connections because is Solid and when you have it tourned on after a setup or migration you can forget it until next CR to install new functionality and fixes.

Connections is also available for many platform like Windows, Linux or AIX and it's also available for principal DBs like DB2, Oracle or MSsql so any customers can choose his preferred way.

I like also to reccomend a good adoption plan to engage and teach the users in right way so you will have the ROI of the investment for sure.

Recommendations to other buyers: I suggest to plan and invest in adoption to engage users in right wayy

Capterra-loader

excellent platform very simple and effective with tools and applications for the user

Jun 14, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: What I like the most is the security of the information that is based on the high standards of the data, besides that it can be shared and reach the other members of the organization in an ongoing way, improving the agility of the process based on a reliable service. environment and adjustable to the requirements of employees, partners and entrepreneurs.

Cons: One of the negative aspects is that it would be necessary to implement management indicators to improve efficiency and performance within the organization, improving aspects related to productivity.

Overall: Very good is easy to use and adapts to the needs of the user.

Grat tool for connecting employees and sharing information

Oct 05, 2017
4/5
Overall

3 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

3 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Connections has more functionality than I care to use but it can come in handy for the more technical minded. Great features to create employee profiles and message boards wok great.

Cons: Personally I have had a hard time understanding the complicated interface and all the features. This solution might very well be overkill for the vast majority of organizations

Oct 13, 2017
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
Value for Money
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Social Collabra

Apr 11, 2016
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: IBM Connectins is an easy to use app where the end to end flow is very easy to understand and using it. Finding colleagues, creating groups uploading and viewing the uploaded Imagesa are pretty awesome features. its like youtube,facebook and instagram feeded in one small app

Pros: Photos can be uploaded file sync feature where we can use this application across multiple platforms communiites finding colleagues is much more easy

Cons: No upload feature security should be much more foxussed

Ibm connections very good apps

Jan 26, 2016
5/5
Overall

Comments: I am using Ibm connections mobile application from last 8 months . it is very good application . easy to connect with organization . It is very good application. To sync with organization . this application is for organization . this application have one important feature that on a single application we can configured different account for different organization .The Ibm connection is also available for cloud also .

Pros: It is the single application where we can configured different account . Ibm connection application also available for cloud also .

Cons: Some time it will take time to sync up

Handy product

Feb 01, 2016
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: IBM Connections is very easy to use and i can easily use this app to connect to my company servers without making any code changes just simply with my Companys URL

Pros: easy photo sharing easy access number of communities meadia galley is too good

Cons: file sync and push nnotifications is too slow

Mar 07, 2017
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Jan 27, 2017
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money

Sep 17, 2016
4/5
Overall

3 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

4 / 5
Customer Support

3 / 5
Value for Money
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A good collaboration platform for the entire company.

Aug 29, 2017
5/5
Overall

4 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: Customizable and loaded with features. Great source of archival and structured information storage.

Cons: Too many confusing methodologies to communicate. Needs lots of training to onboard everyone. Can be more intuitively productized.

Connections

Jan 12, 2017
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: We use IBM Connections throughout the entire company and getting ready to expand it to other locations. Very easy to use.

Oct 10, 2017
4/5
Overall