Lotus Connections provides a rich set of social software capabilities. From user profiles to powerful communities to sharing bookmarks, feeds, blog entries, and more, Lotus Connections is a well-rounded set of social and collaboration tools. It is based on the principles of being open, allowing it to integrate with third-party tools or homegrown applications. Lotus Connections provides a rich user experience, but it does not limit you to a single experience. With Lotus Connections, you can access social data when and where you need it.