A new phase – I'm joining panagenda!

As many of you know I’ve been working for several years as a business consultant in the area of Social business, Collaboration and Document Management. However earlier this year I decided that I wanted to expand both my knowledge as well as my international reach beyond what I […]

Salesforce & IBM Connections integration – keeping your organization connected

With so many solutions touting social capabilities out there and being used for different situations it can be daunting to decide on when to use what and why. Your organization might already have Salesforce, IBM Connections, Sharepoint and solutions like Jira that offer social capabilities but how do […]

Webcast Dec 1st: Positioning IBM Connections & Document management

Update April 2016: As the SocialBiz.ug site has since been taken down this webcast cannot be viewed anymore. The slidedeck is still available however on my Slideshare account which you can find here: -LINK- Quite often people ask me how they should position and integrate a Social Enterprise […]

busy weeks! Zurich & Stuttgart

It has been a busy month all over but the last two weeks have been extremely busy. Both with a major project at a customer going live this weekend as well as with two conferences last week and this week. I had a great day on October 28th […]

Slidedecks – ICONUK

Below the slides for the two sessions (co)presented today at ICONUK: ICONUK 2015: Files, files everywhere! Do you know where your organisations documents are and can you say you control it when that auditor 'comes knocking'? from Femke Goedhart   ICONUK 2015: Zen and the art of requirements […]

Fall user groups – busy times ahead!

After not having traveled much over the last few months it is promising to shape up to be quite a busy fall this year! 21st/22nd of September – London: In little over a week I will be attending ICON UK, the UK user group for IBM software users […]

Bringing your IBM Connections files to the user – desktop integration

As someone whit a special interest in both document management and social business anything that touches the both of them and improves the user experience of file management is of special interest to me. Today was a great day for me in that respect as I got to […]

IBM Connections: Default follow on public files is it logical?

At one of my customers a user complained about the fact that every time he opened a publicly shared file it would automatically ‘follow’ that file. This meant that every subsequent ‘like’, change or comment to that file would show up in his timeline. Of course he could […]

Re-Thinking mail – Attachment storage in the cloud

This week Microsoft is hosting its big Ignite conference in Chicago and based on comments from some people in my network I was alerted to an intriguing announcement about Microsoft releasing a new integration between outlook and OneDrive by the end of 2015 that would allow attachments to […]

Announcement – Starting up a new venture

[dutch translation below] As of April 2015 I am starting up a new venture under the name of Ipsamet Consulting focusing on business analysis and information management. This won’t change my role within Silverside, where I will continue to work, but I will also be taking on this […]