The IBM Connections roadmap
At DNUG 45 Danielle Baptiste, Director of Offering Management, has given a presentation on the Connections Roadmap. Here are the most important news announced.
In a future Cumulative Refrash will be introduced new UI for Files, Communities and Notifications
Files UI now is this, defaults to My Drive
In the future the UI will be this, defaults to All Files
There will be the possibility of searching for keywords in file names
For Communities the actual UI is this
and the future one is this
Also here there will be the possibility of filtering by keyword
For notifications, the actual UI of the Newsletter is this
And it will change to this
Let’s talk about PINK now.
In a while will ship the new version of Component Pack 188.8.131.52, and the big news is that it will not contain anymore IBM Provate Cloud, also known as Conductor for Containers. This because IPC has grown bigger and bigger and getting rid of it will make the architecture simpler. The downside of this is that now we have to install Kubernetes manually before installing CP 184.108.40.206 .
The next PINK service that will be released is the People service, which is a big enhancement to the actual Profiles. Here are some screenshots of what it will look like