A Cloud Marketplace for Social Apps

IBM recently announced the launch of the IBM Cloud Marketplace, a site full of cloud-based apps for businesses, developers and IT. The Marketplace offers demos, trials and services that allow businesses to experiment and test out capabilities from hundreds of IBM offerings company wide.

SC_engageCatering to the line-of-business audience — from marketers to sales to HR — is a wide range of SaaS offerings that spans the breadth of IBM’s Social Business capabilities. Here are just a few examples you can test drive.

  • Social Business CollaborationIBM SmartCloud Engage combines enterprise social networks with web conferencing and collaboration capabilities, like file storing and sharing, messaging, online document editing and activity management. This integrated suite of tools is available as a 60-day trial.
  • Customer Analytics – You can get actionable customer insights through IBM Customer Analytics-as-a-service to improve customer satisfaction and optimize revenue generating actions such as up sell, cross sell and retention.
  • CommerceIBM Commerce on Cloud delivers omni-channel commerce to enterprise and small businesses, helping them to establish or enhance their online presence, to engage customers and ensure seamless brand experiences across all customer touch points.

And there’s much more for gamers, startups and IT alike to tap into Social Business on the cloud.

Previously published on Social Business Insights, June 17, 2014.


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