IBM announced the technology and business expansion of its LotusLive cloud collaboration platform. In addition, the company announced the extension of the core collaboration services of LotusLive to third-party apps.
IBM will make APIs for LotusLive services available to any IBM business partner in the second half of 2010.
“Lotus knows that helping customers work with people outside and inside their companies, especially in the context of a business process, is important,” said Sean Poulley, vice president, IBM Cloud Collaboration. “By making it easy for partners to weave cloud-based social networking, collaboration and communication tools into their applications, customers will gain powerful new ways to solve business problems.”
Read this release for more details about IBM’s announcements, which also include new service enhancements, and topics for Lotusphere 2010.