January 2015

Newsletter January 2015

GBS Newsletter

New in January



Meet us at: IBM ConnectED, CeBIT and Health & Safety Event >>



Experton Social Business Vendor Benchmark 2015 and IBM Verse >>

GBS Talk

GBS Talk

Webinar: iQ.Suite Anywhere - email management anywhere and anytime >>

Tips and Tricks

Tips and Tricks

Microsoft Exchange/SMTP: Automatic Synchronization of iQ.Suite Configurations >>

IBM ConnectED

ConnectED 2015

Orlando, 25 – 28 January

From January 25 to 28, Orlando, Florida will be buzzing about collaboration and digital experience. As a longstanding sponsor of this IBM event, GBS will be on site at stand B 11 with a team of collaboration experts who will focus on two topics:

Creation of platform-independent web applications with GBS AppDesigner and safe email communication. With the increasing influx of email, this aspect of email management is gaining great significance. GBS’ central email management solution, iQ.Suite, makes it possible to meet compliance guidelines and protect sensitive data in the enterprise environment.


CeBIT 2015

Hannover, 16 – 20 March

From March 16 to 20, CeBIT 2015 will run in Hannover, Germany. Exhibitors representing more than 3,400 businesses from more than 70 countries will present pioneering solutions pertaining to this year’s theme: d!conomydigital transformation. At stand A30 in hall 2, GBS will focus on platform-independent application development. The GBS experts will introduce the latest version of GBS AppDesigner including cloud integration. Another highlight at the GBS stand will be the iQ.Suite with interesting new developments in email encryption, data leakage prevention and virus protection.

If you are interested in tickets or a personal conversation, please contact Matthias Krieg at matthias.krieg@de.gbs.com or via phone at +49 (0) 721 / 4901 1186. We look forward to meeting you! 

The Health & Safety Event

The Health & Safety Event

Birmingham, 24 - 26 March

The Health & Safety Event brings the Safety industry together in the heart of the UK. A compelling combination of exhibition and conference delivers the very best industry showcase for the Safety and Health Practitioner and business owner/director. Returing once again this year to the Birmingham NEC on 24 – 26 March 2015.
Come and visit the GBS Experts on Stand D26 and see them showcase the FastWorks solution, and their intuitive FastAudits “offline” mobile inspection and auditing tool. Mark your calendar and register today - it’s free! We look forward to seeing you there.

GBS News
GBS AppDesigner

Experton Social Business Vendor Benchmark 2015: GBS is Once Again in the Leader Quadrant

GBS AppDesigner 3.0: release of iOS App further drives the extension of mobile usage; incorporation of web applications into Microsoft SharePoint

GBS has once again secured its position as “Social Business Leader”, thanks to the company’s multi-platform-enabled solution, GBS App Designer. With this intuitive solution to create modern web applications, GBS confirmed their leading role in the area of social transformation in Experton’s Social Business Vendor Benchmark 2015.

The renowned IT market research company Experton Group closely examined the social business solutions and services markets. More than 100 social business offers by relevant market participants from Germany, and for the first time Switzerland, were tested by the analysts.The recognition was received right on time for the release of the new generation of GBS AppDesigner. The third version of this solution facilitates the integration of web applications created with AppDesigner into Microsoft SharePoint. GBS AppDesigner iOS App has also made mobile use more expansive and the new release will further improve user experience. More >>

IBM Verse

IBM Verse revolutionizes Email Use

IBM Verse (formerly IBM Mail Next) is the new IBM platform for collaboration and messaging. As a longstanding IBM premier business partner, it is crucial for GBS to actively support the development of this new platform. We are pleased that IBM has made us part of the IBM Verse Beta program, thanks to which we are able to get to know the new platform from the end-user perspective, and to influence its further development through feedback and suggestions for improvement. A future focus of ours will also be on its interplay with GBS solutions, such as iQ.Suite, which will allow us to provide our customers and partners with iQ.Suite features for IBM Verse.

GBS Webinare
GBS Talk

Webinar Highlight from January to March

iQ.Suite Anywhere

iQ.Suite Anywhere is a combination of the iQ.Suite App and the new iQ.Suite WebClient. From now on you will have access to iQ.Suite via app and web browser using a desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. This means that you will be able to use the most important iQ.Suite features anytime and anywhere.

In our webinar iQ.Suite Anywhere - email management anywhere and anytime, we will provide a detailed introduction to our solution and share how it has improved the administration and management of iQ.Suite:

Wednesday, 28 January, 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm (CET)

Wednesday, 18 February, 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm (CET)

Wednesday, 11 March, 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm (CET)

GBS Tips & Tricks

iQ.Suite Tips & Tricks for Microsoft Exchange/SMTP: Automatic Synchronization of iQ.Suite Configurations

With version 13 of iQ.Suite for Microsoft Exchange/SMTP and newer, you will be able to apply configurations to multiple iQ.Suite servers in real time using the so-called master-slave process. Find out how it’s done here.