The beginning of each year, Notes and other IBM products enthusiasts come to ConnectED (formerly Lotusphere) to discover the latest innovations dedicated to communication solutions in collaborative environments. With the tag line "a new way to engage", IBM really wants to show it's collaborative and analytical vision of how we work. IBM had the same idea in November 2014 when they announced IBM Verse, which is now one of the stars at ConnectED 2015.
In today’s global, mobile, and social business environment, success depends on people making connections and building relationships to improve workforce productivity. Instant messaging is one of the earliest created network-based collaboration tools and still stands as the basis for all of the others.