June 2012

Earlier this week, we released Lotus Notes Traveler 8.5.3 Upgrade Pack 1. As I blogged earlier in the month, this release includes the new Traveler High Availability solution, but there are additional goodies. In the Traveler client for Android, two new monthly calendar views are available, as w...

Last week, IBM announced SmartCloud Notes Entry, a new member of the SmartCloud for Social Business family. From the announcement: IBM SmartCloud Notes Entry caters specifically to the messaging needs of the unserved, boundary, or seasonal worker. SmartCloud Notes Entry is a browser-only experience...

On Tuesday this week (June 26), we will ship Lotus Notes Traveler 8.5.3 Upgrade Pack 1, which includes the new high availability option I described earlier this month. That addresses one common Traveler request. Another that I hear often is, how can I make Traveler as secure as something like Blac...

This morning, IBM is announcing the results of the most recent IDC market share report in the enterprise social software market and it's a three-peat! IBM again leads this fast-growing market segment and is growing faster than both the market and the nearest competitor. According to IDC, the enter...

As announced at Lotusphere 2012, we will be adding a high availability deployment architecture to Lotus Notes Traveler. Last week we finished off internal approvals on this new capability, and barring any last minute hiccups, we expect to make it available as Notes Traveler 8.5.3 Upgrade Pack 1 on J...

This morning, Jess Stratton has blogged about her new Lotus Notes end-user training video on Lynda.com:Back in October, I was given the opportunity to create a training course for new users of the 8.5.3 Lotus Notes client for Lynda.com, the premiere software training and tutorials website. Together...

A new tool for IBM Sametime customers...The Sametime Configuration Validator is a tool designed to load the entire configuration information for your Sametime environment, and validate the configuration. It examines configuration settings to verify consistency.This is an Eclipse-based tool that uses...