Thank you for your interest in social computing on the MSP Hub.
By creating a profile and sharing social content in this public environment, you are fostering more direct, person-to-person collaboration among IBM’s many constituents, including its employees, clients, business partners, IT analysts, industry influencers, and others.
The social computing tools within the MSP Hub Communities (Registration & Profile, Peer to Peer, RSS feeds, and social tagging) are effective ways to interact with others and share your own insight and expertise. Remember that these tools are intended for individuals who wish to share and discuss non-confidential business and technology-related subjects. They are not intended for personal or non-business or technology related topics or agendas, for sharing confidential or restricted information, for aggregating lists of contacts for sale or distribution, for soliciting sales or employment, or for human resources related subjects.
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