Trilog Group delivers Social Project Management to IBM Lotus customers
ORLANDO, FL – 31 Jan 2011: Trilog Group,
winner of the IBM Lotus Award for Enabling Innovation through Social
Collaboration in 2011 and the IBM Lotus Award for Best Total Lotus Software
Solution in 2009 and 2010, today announced the general availability of ProjExec
5.0, a Social Project Management solution for the IBM social collaboration
platform. This latest release from Trilog Group features major technology
advancements to deliver a truly social project experience without sacrificing
essential project management practices and rigor.
ProjExec 5.0 leverages a state-of-the-art Web 2.0 user experience
in its Project Wall, a Trilog Group innovation that integrates
a familiar social networking paradigm similar to Facebook directly with core
business processes. ProjExec 5.0 is being highlighted at Lotusphere 2011 at
pedestals 609-610 in the Product Showcase exhibition hall.
Trilog Group's Social Project Management solution enables
organizations to execute projects better and smarter using time-tested and
rigorous project management methodologies fully integrated with a social
dimension that fosters innovation, promotes participation, knowledge sharing and
smarter collaboration. ProjExec 5.0 features seamless integration with IBM
Lotus social software and the entire IBM Lotus technology platform, including
IBM Lotus Quickr 8.5, IBM Lotus Connections 3.0, IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1, IBM
Lotus Domino 8.5.1, IBM Lotus Notes 8.5.2 and IBM WebSphere Portal 7.
ProjExec 5.0 includes integration with Lotus Connections Profiles,
which allows project managers to locate qualified and available resources in
Lotus Connections directly from the project planning tool. Integration with
Lotus Connections business cards allows users to access Lotus Connections from
within their ProjExec environment. Project users can also initiate Activities in
Lotus Connections directly from project work items such as tasks or issues to
collaborate with others who are not project members. Project Wall offers
powerful project micro-blogging and event aggregation capabilities that
streamlines communications on multiple projects simultaneously and provides
total visibility across project activities and project-related information.
"Social Project Management is not an attempt to change the
discipline of project management," said Alex Homsi, President and CEO, Trilog
Group. "Rather, we're empowering people by managing the "social side" of
projects and making the experience more enjoyable. Project Wall does just that.
It gets people engaged and makes their work more observable, resulting in better
Social Project Management Everywhere
ProjExec 5.0 brings the social project experience to where people
work today. ProjExec enables teams to innovate and execute projects
better and faster using familiar tools like email and mobile devices.
integration – sidebars for Lotus Notes, Lotus iNotes and Microsoft Outlook
simplify task management and reporting; one click update of task progress keeps
project status up to date; drag and drop email and documents directly on tasks
from your email client.
devices – keep projects moving with mobile support for Blackberry, iPhone,
iPad, Nokia, Android and Windows Phone.
integration - personal work management with project tasks fully integrated
with Lotus Notes calendar; cross project team calendars for a consolidated view