November 2012

I am sitting in the concluding session of the DanNotes conference in Kørsor, Denmark. About a hundred delegates have been here for a couple of days with an agenda featuring Mikkel Heisterberg, Mat Newman, Paul Mooney, Abigail Roberts, Frank van der Linden, and several other domestic and internationa...

Missed this during the US holidays last week...a new release of IBM Mobile Connect is now available. Mobile Connect is a VPN solution, very resilient and has the added advantage of a client-less approach (e.g. for iOS). The client access license is included in the Domino Enterprise Client Access lic...

Whatever we call it, part 2

November 26 2012

Up early as I am about to embark on what potentially could be my second round-the-world trip of the year, in equally short time. First stop, New York City. Then Copenhagen and the DanNotes event. Then, perhaps, Seoul. All great stuff and worth the trip. Two weeks ago, I hosted a webcast to unveil t...

On a webcast watched live by 2000 people, earlier today, IBM announced a plan for a public beta of IBM Notes/Domino 9.0 Social Edition. The beta is expected to be available on December 14, and you can register for the beta today via http://bit.ly/ND9BETA . If you were unable to join us for the web...

My last blog post about Opting In: Lessons In Social Business from a Fortune 500 Product Manager was about six weeks ago. At that time, the manuscript was complete, the title and table of contents was announced, and the contributors were recognized. Since that time, the publishing process has acce...

Earlier today, the IBM Institute for Business value released a new study, "The Business of Social Business: What works and how it's done." This comprehensive study interviewed over 1,100 participants and executives from across several industries globally. The analysis discovered that there are three...

When IBM Connections 4 shipped eight weeks ago, I was frequently asked, "When will the Connections Files and Profiles entitlement in Notes/Domino be updated?" Based on what I knew then, the answer was, "When we ship Notes/Domino Social Edition in Q1 2013." With all credit due to my colleagues on...