I'm sitting in David Allen and Eric Mack's session and am so pleased with the turnout.  The room is about 2/3rds full and Eric and David are on fire.  This is an incredible presentation and worth the price of admission alone.  Very honored that David was able to join us.

While I won't get a chance to recap the day until later, I wanted to link to some press releases:
An overview of all of today's press announcements from Lotusphere: IBM Helps Businesses Build a Smarter Workforce Through Communities in the Cloud
About LotusLive: IBM Lotus Introduces New Portfolio of Integrated Cloud Services
About Alloytm by IBM and SAP: At Lotusphere IBM and SAP Announce Alloy, First Jointly Developed Software Product
About IBM and RIM Blackberry joint announcements: IBM, RIM Mobilize Business With Lotus Software and Developer Tools for the BlackBerry Platform
All Lotusphere press releases from IBM business partners: Lotusphere 2009 News

Now, for those who missed my INV102 session, we also delivered on the "not all the news is in the opening general session" thought.  There are more press releases on Wednesday (there's this little inauguration thing tomorrow so we're not going to try to compete).  Further, this really addresses the question Kevin Hansen was at in his blog -- the OGS was a strategy session, the mini-keynotes (the whole INV track as well as a lot of the other key sessions) are great places to learn more detail and some future plans.

But I also have to say this: We are confident in what we're shipping today.  While we have a roadmap for all the products, and plan a Notes/Domino 8.5.1 release for later this year for example, there is a lot still to learn about on the road to deploying or upgrading to the existing 8.5 release.  Lotusphere != futuresphere, and you should take home from the conference things that can immediately improve your productivity.  Things like those I'm learning about in David and Eric's sessions.  This is truly a Lotusphere moment.

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