LetsConnect 

By Wannes Rams | 3/20/19 3:49 AM | Infrastructure - Connections | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

IBM is running a series of jams to define the future of Connections. These interactive workshops will take place physically and virtually to iterate on the next version of Connections. Business leaders, Community managers, stakeholders, … come and help define the future of the product

Implementing Cluster Replication From Domino to Darwino 

By Jesse Gallagher | 3/19/19 10:30 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by John Oldenburger

Since its inception, Darwino has had two-way replication between it and Domino, and it's evolved over the years in fidelity and configurability. Recently, I was able to check an item off the to-do list that I've wanted for a while: "cluster-style" replication from Domino, where a document change immediately kicks off replication to Darwino.

Anatomy of a Clean Open-Source Project 

By Jesse Gallagher | 3/18/19 8:06 PM | App Dev - Open Source | Added by Oliver Busse

Over the years, initially thanks to Peter Tanner's diligent work as the OpenNTF IP Manager and now my own occupation of that seat, I've learned to really appreciate the virtues of dotting your "i"s and crossing your "t"s when it comes to making an open-source project legally clean and clear.

Take the Quiz 

By Paul Withers | 3/18/19 5:40 PM | Business - Social Business | Added by Oliver Busse

The hugely successful release of Domino 10 and the impending investment from HCL has got everyone excited about the future. But how well do you know the past? Take our fun Notes/Domino quiz and discover if you are a Collaboration Contender, a Domino Defender or a Notes Ninja!

Is this What the Notes V11 Client Will Look Like? 

By Hogne B. Pettersen | 3/15/19 9:18 AM | Business - Social Business | Added by Oliver Busse

Yesterday IBM held a presentation about the continuous road map for Notes. Highlights: Cloud customers, you are no longer forgotten and you will get all the good stuff! Oh, and: Bye, bye Eclipse. Bye, bye Xpages. Bye, bye iNotes and hello IBM Verse on Premise. Bye, bye Verse app on Mobile and hello lightweight web-version for mobile. Hello different Notes clients. Read all about it here.

IBM mail support for MS Outlook (IMSMO) on Domino 10 

By Ales Lichtenberg | 3/15/19 4:23 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by John Oldenburger

IBM mail support for MS Outlook (IMSMO) is a tool that allows MS Outlook users to synchronize mail, calendar with Domino server. This is not a new tool, but with Domino 10 it has undergone some configuration changes, especially on the server side. Important change: The server components required for IMSMO are installed with the Traveler server. Installing the IBM mail server add-on (IMSA) is no longer necessary.

Expect the unexpected: today I saw an IBM Connections Cloud roadmap for 2019 ! 

By Matteo Bisi | 3/14/19 8:44 PM | Infrastructure - Connections | Added by Oliver Busse

Today IBM and HCL has run a webinar called "Let's Get Real: What's in Domino V11" Andrew Manby, Richard Jefts and Luis Guirigay has presented what's new will be released for Domino, Notes and Sametime V11.

Java With Domino After XPages 

By Jesse Gallagher | 3/14/19 2:45 PM | App Dev - XPages | Added by John Oldenburger

IBM and HCL held a webcast today to detail some plans for Notes/Domino V11. There were some interesting tidbits elaborating on things like the pub/sub support, and it'll be worth tracking down a recording of the event when it's available. What's important for this series, though, is that this event served as the long-promised "roadmap" announcement for XPages.

Quick Domino Tip - Troubleshooting Unable to Find Path to Server Errors From Notes Client 

By John Oldenburger | 3/14/19 11:50 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In this very busy week a short blog post about a problem I encountered today. After setting up an additional Domino Server in our domain I ran into the error message below today. The moment an attempt was made from the Notes Client to make a connection with the new additional Domino server the message 'Unable to find path to server' appeared after a while

APNs Certificate used for Traveler 9.0.1.21 Expires soon! 

By Milan Matejic | 3/14/19 11:48 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

The APNs certificate implemented in IBM Notes Traveler 9.0.1.21,will expire on 30th March and therefore the Push Notifications for Apple iOS devices will not be possible with the "default" certificate. The easiest way to make sure that the Push Notifications functions properly is to update your Traveler Server to 10.0.0.0 or newer release.

Preventing “Build Automatically” Via Policy 

By Paul Withers | 3/13/19 10:06 AM | App Dev - XPages | Added by John Oldenburger

As one of the first steps in XPages training I cover making configuration and settings changes to Domino Designer to optimise your experience. One of those is switching off Build Automatically. Unless your day-to-day ID only has Editor or below access to applications, sooner or later having Build Automatically enabled will cause problems.

Advanced view lookup strategies with Domino JNA for small view index sizes and dynamic filtering and sorting 

By Karsten Lehmann | 3/12/19 7:35 PM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

This might be interesting for some of you, a pattern how I am using Domino JNA in a recent customer project to speed up view lookups and reduce overall view index size. I am using at least three views to produce the content for a data table in the web application

Notes Auto Update - Using the AUT Catalog to Upload new Notes Versions 

By John Oldenburger | 3/12/19 5:13 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In my previous blog post Domino 10.0.1. - Notes Auto Update - Introduction and Configuration Document AUT Servers I described how to create a Configuration document for AUT servers. The Configuration document enables the servers for AUT and specifies a server DNS (an AUT server or a round-robin DNS name) that Notes clients connect to check for updates. In this blog I will describe how to use the AUT Catalog to upload new Notes versions.

Programmatically Update /Add Database to DQL Design Catalog 

By Ulrich Krause | 3/11/19 3:51 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by John Oldenburger

For high speed access to internal information about views and view columns, DQL processing uses design data extracted from view notes. Currently this information will be stored in a new database, named GQFdsgn.cat. It is created using new updall flags. It does not replicate and is solely used as a fast-path tool to access design data at runtime.

Panagenda Application Insights - how to deploy 

By Ales Lichtenberg | 3/11/19 3:49 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by John Oldenburger

Application Insight is one of Panagenda’s products, one of the tools for analyzing Domino environments. This is not a new product that is closely related to Domino 10 but is certainly capable of helping in deciding on the transition to Domino 10. In addition, customers who have valid IBM support can get this product for free. At this time a license is available until April 2019.

Some hints for trying out DQL Explorer 

By Oliver Busse | 3/8/19 12:07 PM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

Yesterday IBM released the prototype version of the DQL Explorer that was demoed some weeks ago at IBM Think by Luis Guirigay on OpenNTF and Github. Of course the interest was tremendous and so I was enthusiastic to test it out.

Remove DELEGATED Entries NOTES.INI Mail R9FP9 

By John Oldenburger | 3/8/19 12:05 PM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

n our Domino production environment we have Domino 9.0.1 Feature Pack 9 installed. We also upgraded our mail databases to the Mail template Feature Pack 9 (Mail R9FP9). The problem that arose after the upgrade of the mail databases to the Feature Pack 9 Mail Template was that in the NOTES.INI files a great number of DELEGATED entries were added based on the new feature added in Notes 9.0.1 FP9, Delegated mail files are refreshed automatically.

Notes Auto Update - Introduction and Configuration Document AUT Servers 

By John Oldenburger | 3/8/19 12:03 PM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

In Notes Domino 10.0.1 Administrators can enable Auto Update (AUT) servers to deploy Notes updates automatically. Administrators don't have to rely on third-party products to automate deployment of new versions and updates of Notes. Instead Administrators can enable in Domino 10.0.1 Auto Update (AUT) servers to deploy Notes updates automatically.

Domino V10 Demo at Think 2019 - Luis , Domino10 and Alexa on the stage ! 

By Matteo Bisi | 3/8/19 2:39 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Oliver Busse

During Think 2019 one of the ICS highlights was the demo played by Luis Guirigay where was shewed live Domino 10 integration with Slack, phone calls and Amazon Alexa for application and Domino administration tasks.

MarvelClient Essentials in Domino 10.0.1 - Documents Don't Appear in the Analyze Database 

By John Oldenburger | 3/7/19 3:00 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Matteo Bisi

In this blog post a quick look at at the possible causes in case after installation and deployment of the MarvelClient Essentials no documents are received in the MarvelClient Analyze database.

Potential bug in Domino Access Services API 

By Oliver Busse | 3/6/19 1:52 PM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by John Oldenburger

Just encountered a problem with Domino Access Services API (DAS). When using the endpoint to get all calendar entries of a given user with https://hostname.local/mail/tbuktu.nsf/api/calendar/events and you don't have any entries in the calendar, the response will be empty.

Updated - Thoughts About Sharing Files Via Link - IBM Connections 6.0 CR4 

By Christoph Stoettner | 3/6/19 1:49 PM | Infrastructure - Connections | Added by John Oldenburger

The last IBM Connections 6.0 CR4 introduced the new feature "Sharing Files via Link". A quite handy way to share files with users by link. Just open the file, go to sharing and select "Share by Link". We tested the feature and it works like a charm, but Everybody who gets this link, can download the shared file (and share the link with others).

Notes Domino 10.0.1 Fix Pack 1 Preliminary Release Notice 

By John Oldenburger | 3/6/19 3:02 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Matteo Bisi

Yesterday BM /HCL published the Notes Domino 10.0.1 Fix Pack 1 Preliminary Release Notice. The current status is 'Gold Candidate'. IBM Notes/Domino 10.0.1 FP1 is in its planning stages and will be recommended to all customers.

Factory tour 2 in Milan, good to see you HCL !!! 3 Nice days between Domino, Notes , Sametime and Portal. 

By Matteo Bisi | 3/5/19 8:23 PM | Business - Social Business | Added by Oliver Busse

During last week I had the honor and the pleasure to be invited at Factory Tour2 in Vimodrone, near Milan at the local HCL office.

We welcome you to submit your abstract for Social Connections Munich 16-17 September 2019 

By Social Connections | 3/5/19 7:57 PM | Business - Social Business | Added by Matteo Bisi

We welcome you to submit your abstract for Social Connections Munich 16-17 September 2019 - Social Connections Social Connections

Easter Egg in the Server Config Doc and How to configure Domino to restrict which groups can receive Internet mail 

By David Hablewitz | 3/5/19 5:50 PM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Oliver Busse

Sometimes you want email groups to receive email from the Internet, but you don’t want every group reachable that way. IBM did a great job hiding it.

IBM Connections Docs – Issue with File Preview in Google Chrome 

By Milan Matejic | 3/5/19 6:22 AM | Infrastructure - Connections | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

I recently deployed a new Connections Environment, together with IBM Connections Docs Applications. After the installation I have encountered an issue with a File Preview, some files cannot be viewed in a Google Chrome Browser. Screenshot of the issue: We could reproduce this issue only with ".doc" and ".docx" files and only in Google Chrome,…

Domino V11 And XPages 

By John Oldenburger | 3/5/19 4:53 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

Some time ago I wrote two blog posts about the future of XPages, XPages as a Development Platform is Dead! and Update XPages as a Development Platform is Dead! Up to now there has been no news from HCL or IBM about the future of XPages and the will to invest in XPages in the coming years. The only thing indicated by HCL is that XPages will be supported in Domino V10 and beyond.

Domino, Proton, IAM, OAuth - Part 4: IAM service 

By Oliver Busse | 3/5/19 4:43 AM | Infrastructure - Notes / Domino | Added by Roberto Boccadoro

Sorry, folks, I had a week off but here we go again! Get ready for some console typing action! This is all about signing certs and creating new certs that will be used for the IAM application. You will also setup the IAM service app that has to run in order to setup your apps with OAuth, LDAP and the authentication via OAuth.

Watson Workspace Obituary 

By Paul Withers | 3/4/19 8:23 PM | App Dev - Cognitive | Added by Oliver Busse

This week marks the passing of Watson Workspace, one of the few major innovations in the ICS space of the last decade. I say that because it was innovative not only in technology, but openness, open technologies adopted and showcased, design thinking approach, integration and most importantly user experience. It may be gone for good, but for me it did a lot of good.