The idea of eXo Social is to leverage, in the enterprise, the power of Social Networks. To facilitate this, eXo Platform has developed this solution using Open Social standard, embedding Apache Shindig in its platform. Using this approach, enterprises can deploy in house a social network solution, and use all the features of eXo Platform Portal, Enterprise Content Management, collaboration tools in a secure way.
The 3rd IndicThreads.com Conference On Java Technology will be held at the Hotel Sun n Sand in Pune, India on 5-27 Nov 2008. In a novel initiative, the conference this year includes a code lab on Google technologies, known in geek terminology as a Hackathon. The Hackathon includes sessions on Google technologies like Google Web Toolkit (GWT) and OpenSocial. These sessions would be followed by a dedicated code lab session where delegates can try out the latest developments with Google technologies like Google Web Toolkit and OpenSocial under the guidance of the expert speakers and Google engineers.