XPages Extension Library Stocking Filler
Fri, Dec 19th 2014 9:11a Padraic Edwards Hopefully the eleventh XPages Extension
Library release for Notes/Domino 9.0.1 will serve as a nice stocking filler
for you all as 2014 draws to close. It's been a great year for XPages
on OpenNTF with a total of nine releases delivering lots of new features
and fixes. This new release is notable for two things in particular. First,
it contains a bunch of fixes and improvements relating to the Bootstrap-based
responsive design offering that shipped in the previous release (901v00_10.201 [read] Keywords: domino
XPages Goes Responsive
Fri, Dec 5th 2014 10:11a Padraic Edwards As was recently announced, Bootstrap
is now part of the OpenNTF XPages Extension Library, added in release 10.
The ExtLib includes a new plugin that contains Bootstrap 3.2.0, providing
new renderers for the XPage core controls, the ExtLib controls, and two
new Bootstrap themes. An added benefit of supporting Bootstrap is
that the ExtLib now includes jQuery 2.1.1, giving XPages developers the
power to use jQuery in their apps as well.
As most XPages developers know, Responsive Web Des [read] Keywords: ibm
OpenNTF Election will end October 1.
Fri, Sep 26th 2014 7:12a Peter Tanner Ballots have now been sent to representatives
of each OpenNTF Member and to all OpenNTF Contributors. If you didn't
receive a ballot, please contact the ip-mamanger at openntf.org.
Votes are due by October 1. [read] Keywords: openntf
OpenNTF Board Elections
Thu, Aug 28th 2014 1:12p Peter Tanner Nominations are now open for the OpenNTF Board Elections. Several
Board members will not be standing for re-election – so there is certainly
room for new blood.
There are five board positions open for Member Directors (those representing
OpenNTF's member companies) and three board positions open for Contributor
Directors. Member Directors are elected for two years and Contributor
Directors for one year.
So, if you work for an OpenNTF Member company or if you are an [read] Keywords: openntf
On OpenNTF: xspless - a LESS CSS Builder for Domino Designer
Thu, Jul 3rd 2014 6:12a Mark Leusink LESS
(Leaner CSS) is a dynamic stylesheet language that allows you to use variables,
nesting, functions (and more) in your CSS file. LESS files can be compiled
into plain CSS file. xspless
is the name of a new project that Jesse Gallagher created. It is a LESS
CSS Builder for Domino Designer. From the documentation:
"This is an Eclipse builder plugin
for Designer. By installing this plugin, right-clicking on an application,
and choosing "Add/Remove LESS CSS Nature", it allows Desi [read] Keywords: domino
Latest Release of XPages Extension Library Improves RDB Support
Tue, Jul 1st 2014 12:12a Peter Janzen The 7th
9.0.1 release of the XPages Extension Library
is now available on OpenNTF. Besides providing a number of fixes for existing
features, this release focuses on improving support for using Relational
Databases as a data source. First and foremost, the Relational Database
plugin has been moved out of ExtlibX and into the main Extlib branch. This
now means that when you install v901_r07 of the Extension Library or subsequent
releases, relational database support in XPages will be inst [read] Keywords: domino
On OpenNTF: Change Tracking for IBM Domino Directory
Tue, May 20th 2014 11:34p Niklas Heidloff Shankar Venkatachalam has published a new
Tracking for IBM Domino Directory”.
"We have created an application
called “Change Tracking for IBM Domino Directory”. As the name indicates,
the application tracks the changes in person and group documents in the
IBM Domino Directory. The application reports what has changed, who has
made the change and when the change has happened.
The application works for IBM Domino
version 6 to 9 as well as i [read] Keywords: domino
OpenNTF.org remembers Tim Tripcony #codefortim
Tue, May 20th 2014 2:11p OpenNTF The entire OpenNTF.org community was shocked
last week to learn about the death of Tim Tripcony. Tim was a prolific
contributor to OpenNTF.org, both with his own projects and his collaboration
on the XPages Extension Library and the OpenNTF.org Domino API. Tim was
a big supporter of open source and the IBM XPages community. His death
touches every one of us personally.
In an effort to remember Tim’s amazing
contributions to our community, the OpenNTF.org board would like to inv [read] Keywords: collaboration
On OpenNTF: User Rename Readiness Tool for IBM SmartCloud Notes
Tue, May 6th 2014 12:58a Niklas Heidloff J Rajenderan and Shankar Venkatachalam
have contributed a new project called User
Rename Readiness Tool for IBM SmartCloud Notes.
The tool helps to rename user names, for example when people got married,
in both the on premises applications and IBM SmartCloud Notes. Below is
the description from J Rajenderan and Shankar Venkatachalam. You can find
out more by reading the documentation.
"What is this tool and when is
it to be used?
This tool is programmed to look at the
relevant o [read] Keywords: domino
Register Now for the OpenNTF Annual General Meeting
Mon, Apr 14th 2014 6:11a Christian Guedemann On Thursday, April 17, 2013 from 11am-12pm
EDT, OpenNTF will host its Annual General Meeting. This is an opportunity
for anyone interested in the activities and direction of OpenNTF to participate
in discussions on the future of OpenNTF.
Use the following link to register for
the AGM and join us on April 17.
We have a lot of interesting topics
to share and discus with you!
I'm looking forward to see you
Christian [read] Keywords: openntf
On OpenNTF: Agendas for Meeting Rooms displayed in front of the Rooms
Tue, Apr 8th 2014 12:32a Niklas Heidloff Itay Cohen, Boaz Mizrachi, Yaniv Agam and
Asher Chen have contributed a new project, called Resource
Agenda Presenter. Here is their
"The RAP application is a system
which works in collaboration with the Rooms & Resources application
and supplies an on-line rooms/resource agenda on displays located next
to the room/resource and includes the time of event, event owner and event
subject (can be disabled). The system is an HTML based and therefore supports
any OS usin [read] Keywords: collaboration
REST API to read Projects from OpenNTF
Wed, Mar 26th 2014 2:25a Niklas Heidloff There are more than 850 projects on OpenNTF
and many different types of projects which makes it sometimes hard to find
the projects certain types of developers are looking for. In order to address
this OpenNTF introduces the notion of "project spaces" to group
similar types of projects together. Example spaces could be everything
related to social or everything related to IBM WebSphere Portal.
OpenNTF contributors can request spaces
if they have contributed several projects and hav [read] Keywords: connections
Please join us for the OpenNTF Annual General Meeting
Thu, Mar 20th 2014 3:11p Per Henrik Lausten On Thursday, April 17, 2013 from 11am-12pm
EDT, OpenNTF will host its Annual General Meeting. This is an opportunity
for anyone interested in the activities and direction of OpenNTF to participate
in discussions on the future of OpenNTF.
As the Agenda shows, there will be reports
from the various groups within OpenNTF, and more importantly be time to
ask questions, make suggestions, and get involved.
The meeting will be held via a teleconference
and the dial in numbers are listed [read] Keywords: openntf
On OpenNTF: Automated Dead Mail Deletion App
Wed, Mar 5th 2014 12:23a Niklas Heidloff Shankar Venkatachalam has contributed a
project to OpenNTF, called Automated
Dead Mail Deletion App.
"This application helps IBM Domino
administrators in clearing/purging the dead emails from one or more domino
servers of their organisation automatically.
1) The application server first read
it's configuration document, and take a connection to that server.
2) The application also reads the configuration
document to understand, how many mail.box are availa [read] Keywords: domino
New Release of the XPages Extension Library
Tue, Mar 4th 2014 2:15a Niklas Heidloff Paul Hannan has uploaded a new release
of the XPages
"This release is the fourth IBM
Notes Domino 9.0.1 version of the XPages Extension Library (ExtLib) to
OpenNTF. Again it closely matches the XPages Extension Library that is
currently in Notes Domino 9.0.1 and contains new support, enhancements
and a number of bug fixes. This release continues the improvements 9.0.1
ExtLib which we hope you will enjoy.
The MOBILE area is continuing theme
with this release [read] Keywords: domino
2000 XPages Questions on StackOverflow
Wed, Feb 19th 2014 12:10a Niklas Heidloff What a great story. Two
years ago the XPages community
decided to use StackOverflow for XPages related specific questions and
answers. Since then 2000 questions have been asked and 84% of them have
been marked as answered.
One advantage of StackOverflow is that
XPages developers can get help from other developers who might not even
know anything about XPages. For example questions about Java are often
answered by Java developers. Another advantage of StackOverflow is the
nice [read] Keywords: xpages community
On OpenNTF: Demo code for C&S APIs
Thu, Feb 13th 2014 12:17a Niklas Heidloff Nathan Barry and James Cooper have published
code they used in their IBM Connect
session "AD204: What's new in the IBM Domino Objects: By Example".
Abstract: "Through a series of
demos, we will showcase and explain use cases for the major enhancements
to the back-end classes included in release IBM Domino 9.01 and 9.0 in
the areas of Calendar & Scheduling and View Navigation." [read] Keywords: domino
On OpenNTF: XPages Unit Test Samples
Wed, Feb 12th 2014 12:03a Niklas Heidloff Padraic Edwards has published the samples
he, Brian Gleeson and Martin Donnelly used in their IBM Connect session
"AD208 - End to End Quality Processes for Top Notch XPages Apps".
"When it comes to getting XPages
apps ready for production there's a lot to know. Do you have a web test
automation suite in place to drive your apps through the browser and guarantee
quality? Do you have a JUnit test framework to exercise your XPages components?
Is your application accessible to the lat [read] Keywords: ibm
Infinite Scrolling in Mobile XPages Apps
Mon, Feb 10th 2014 1:03a Niklas Heidloff At Connect 2014 the XPages team showed
the new infinite scroll feature for views in mobile apps. See the video
from Dario Chimisso and Tony McGuckin to see this feature in action.
Here is Dario's description:
"Infinite Scroll is a new feature
included in the extension library release as part of the OpenNTF
project. You've probably seen the nice work done by Keith Strickland about
wrapping a dataview with a dojo scrollablePane, we've taken the same approach
and improved [read] Keywords: xpages dojo
Wizard to create XPages based Mobile Apps
Wed, Feb 5th 2014 11:55p Niklas Heidloff At Connect Gary Marjoram, Jonathan Roche
and Eamon Muldoon demonstrated the new wizard in IBM Domino Designer to
create typical mobile business apps with views and documents.
Gary's description: "The Single
Page Application Wizard allows you to create an initial design framework
for your XPages mobile application. It was published to OpenNTF.org on
the 13th Dec 2013 as part of the XPages
Below is a demo from Gary.
Here is the deck from t [read] Keywords: domino
Some Pictures from IBM Connect 2014
Mon, Feb 3rd 2014 1:28a Niklas Heidloff OpenNTF booth:
Christian Guedemann and Niklas Heidloff
before the OpenNTF session:
OpenNTF BOF session at 7:00 AM:
Lars Buntrock, Henning Schmidt, Nathan
Freeman, Serdar Basegmez and Christian Guedemann: [read] Keywords: ibm
Great OpenNTF BOF Session, even at 07:00 AM
Tue, Jan 28th 2014 12:11p Christian Guedemann Having a Birds of Feather Session at 07:00
AM is hard. Even with coffee and Swiss chocolate. But I'm very proud of
the large crowd we had and the vibrant discussion.
Our main topic was the planning of the
new app dev contest. We will outline the ideas in detail later, but here
some ideas and visions:
1. Virtual Conference with top speakers
from the community and some home work
2. The Sprint Contest. You got 2 weeks
to fulfill a specific task, you can do it as team or as individua [read] Keywords: collaboration
OpenNTF - Touchable @ IBM Connect
Wed, Jan 22nd 2014 2:21a Christian Guedemann OpenNTF will have a strong presence at
IBM Connect 2014.
1. Most of our board members are
at the conference.
This is a great changes for you to meet
them face 2 face. Ask question and give us feedback to our work for OpenNTF.
2. We have a booth!
Find us at the Solution Showcase. Our
booth number is 308.
Thanks to all the volunteers who will
work on our pedestal.
3. We have a session!
Niklas and I are glad that we can talk
about the latest and greatest from [read] Keywords: collaboration
IP Policy and OpenNTF Essentials and other OpenNTF-sponsored projects.
Fri, Jan 17th 2014 7:16a Peter Tanner Since 2009, OpenNTF has been scanning many
of the contributions for IP issues. If we found problems with a release,
we worked with the author to try to fix them. Once the problems were
dealt with, the project was “cleared” - and this was indicated on the
One shortcoming of our process was that we did not check the IP of 3rd
party components that the author used in the contribution – simply due
to a lack of resources. However, for projects that are s [read] Keywords: eclipse
Awesome Collaboration Today Survey Responses
Tue, Jan 14th 2014 12:50a Niklas Heidloff Last week we started a survey
about Collaboration Today. Since then we've received 158 responses.
The feedback we've received is very
motivating and shows that many people appreciate this service which is
a clear sign for us to continue this. 144 people have responded that they
use Collaboration Today and some left comments like "great quality
service" (see below).
We've also received feedback that people
want to see more technical content (110 people) and some people sugges [read] Keywords: collaboration
www.openntf.org - New! Fresh! Dynamic!
Sun, Jan 12th 2014 10:11p Christian Guedemann It's done. OpenNTF wears its new clothes.
I want to thank Bruce (@belgort), Per (@perlausten), Niklas (@nheidloff) and
Martin(@MartinRolph) for their work! Martin you
and your Team from Oval have done an amazing job!
I've asked Martin to say some words
about his experience working with openntf.org
"Working with the OpenNTF
board on their website redesign has been thoroughly enjoyable, from the
first concept discussions, right up to launch. It hasn't been entirely
without i [read] Keywords: ibm
Please let us know how to proceed with Collaboration Today
Tue, Jan 7th 2014 12:08a Niklas Heidloff OpenNTF is evaluating about how to proceed with Collaboration Today. Since the manual content curation process takes time, we'd like to be ensured that people utilize and appreciate this service. Alternatively we could automate this process but Collaboration Today would then contain more noise and wouldn't have categories.
In terms of content we're considering to completely focus on technical information as opposed to all IBM Collaboration Solutions related content. We could also broaden [read] Keywords: collaboration
Ready for a deep dive into OpenNTF Essentials?
Tue, Dec 10th 2013 2:11p Christian Guedemann OpenNTF Essentials - The last time, we
showed you why, now it's time for the how.
The new OpenNTF Essential project combines
key OpenNTF projects together into one easy to deploy project that is "essential"
for any XPages developer. Come take a deep dive into several of these projects
and learn from the project developers themselves about why every XPages
developer should be using these projects to save time and money!
Join us for a deep dive into OpenNTF
Essentials this Thur [read] Keywords: admin
Winners of the latest XSnippets Contest
Wed, Dec 4th 2013 8:48a Serdar Basegmez OpenNTF continues to award high quality
made to the XSnippets
site. Today we are happy to announce the sixth set of winners of the contest
who will each receive $100 (US).
Four snippets have been
selected among all that have been submitted within the last quarter (Jul.1
The judging panel of Mark
Leusink, Per Henrik Lausten and Serdar Basegmez selected the following
snippets based on originality, technical value, reusability and wow factor:
[read] Keywords: dojo
Philippe Riand: Help Wanted for Bootstrap 3.0 Support for XPages
Tue, Nov 26th 2013 12:15a Niklas Heidloff Philippe Riand posted a new release of
with an experimental 3.0.0 theme.
"This release features several
- Bug fixed in the outline menu renderer
(thanks to Colin McDonald for reporting the issue). It also no longer relies
on the blank gif image from oneui, but uses its own copy.
- New 2.3.2 theme, as this is the latest
2.x release of Bootstrap. 2.3.1 is still provided, but will be removed
soon, so use 2.3.2 instead.
- Experimental 3.0.0 theme. [read] Keywords: xpages bug
Meet OpenNTF at IBM Connect 2014
Mon, Nov 25th 2013 12:30a Niklas Heidloff IBM has announced some of the IBM Connect
2014 sessions on the Social
Business Insights Blog. Our OpenNTF
breakout session has been accepted! As in the last three years we will
present the latest and greatest projects and efforts from OpenNTF:
"Don't reinvent the Wheel - (Re)use
Open Source Software from OpenNTF
Speakers: Christian Guedemann, OpenNTF
/ WebGate Consulting AG, Niklas Heidloff, IBM
Abstract: OpenNTF is THE open source
community for IBM Collaboration Solutions with [read] Keywords: collaboration
OpenNTF Essentials available today!
Wed, Nov 20th 2013 1:27p Christian Guedemann We have made a lot of noise about OpenNTF
Essentials. Thanks to all that joined our webinar. It's really a good sign
of our community. Technically OpenNTF Essentials combines a set of projects
into a single updatesite and delivers this with all the example databases
for each individual project. But the technical aspect was not the challenge.
It was hard to define our starting point. Will we displease people because
we have chosen the wrong projects? But it's a bit like doing a sightseein [read] Keywords: collaboration
New OpenNTF Project: XPT / XPages Toolkit
Mon, Nov 18th 2013 10:20a Christian Guedemann I've released the Version 1.0.0 of the
Project XPages Toolkit,
in short XPT. Like the Extension Library or POI4XPages, the XPT is a plugin.
A example database shows the different capabilities of the XPT. To give
you an overview of the features of the XPT I've made this short video.
Hope this gives you a first impression,
what the XPT is. [read] Keywords: xpages database
@DNUG: Niklas Heidloff speaks about OpenNT
Tue, Nov 12th 2013 2:15p Christian Guedemann Niklas Heidloff, Technical Chair at OpenNTF
has the honor to opens the second day of the DNUG "Social
Collaboration 39" Conference.
He will talk about the newest ideas and plans at OpenNTF and give you an
update about all the things that has happen 2013.
If you have any question about OpenSource
or OpenNTF, try to meet him. Are you planing to contribute software, or
have you an idea for a cool project? A short chat with Niklas will help
you to see all the opportunities and prevent you [read] Keywords: collaboration
IBM Connect 2014: Call for Help
Thu, Nov 7th 2013 7:47a Christian Guedemann OpenNTF intends to participate in the IBM
Connect 2014 Solutions Showcase. You will able to find Christian Guedemann,
Niklas Heidloff and other directors at the OpenNTF booth. We are also interested
in having community members volunteer some time during IBM Connect to help
us at the pedestal, perhaps 2-3 hours.
OpenNTF has two exhibitor staff badges
(will probably get you into the Sunday night party, Monday's OGS and the
Wednesday night party) that are available to people wanting to [read] Keywords: ibm
The Power of IBM SmartCloud for Social Business and XPages App Dev
Wed, Oct 23rd 2013 4:08a Niklas Heidloff I've developed a sample scenario that
shows how to leverage the great capabilities available in IBM SmartCloud
for Social Business and it shows how to extend this functionality via (XPages)
apps to implement specific business requirements.
IBM SmartCloud for Social Business provides
a big set of out of the box functionality. For example you can easily invite
guests to your organization without having to add these people to on premises
directories first. IBM SmartCloud for Socia [read] Keywords: ibm
New Release of the XPages Extension Library
Tue, Oct 22nd 2013 11:37p Niklas Heidloff There is a new release
of the XPages extension library. Paul Hannan describes the release below.
"This release is the third to OpenNTF
of the IBM Notes Domino 9.0 versions of the XPages Extension Library (ExtLib).
The primary change in this release is the removal of the XPages Social
Enabler, which was a feature in the Extended Components (extlibx) of the
ExtLib, and its inclusion in the IBM
And this release includes new features
and enhancements to the REST service [read] Keywords: domino
Updatesite.ntf 9.0 has been open sourced
Tue, Oct 22nd 2013 12:41a Niklas Heidloff The updatesite.ntf
that comes with IBM Domino 9.0 has been open sourced under the Apache 2
The update site template can be used
to deploy XPages extension libraries (and DOTS plugins) easily onto IBM
Domino by deploying NSFs (and modifying an ini parameter).
With the Apache licensed update site
template OpenNTF developers can now put their own extension libraries in
update site databases and package them in their project releases. [read] Keywords: domino
Tue, Oct 22nd 2013 12:15a Niklas Heidloff Shu Qiang Li has contributed a new project
See below for his description.
Firebug script panel. Users can define map files to mirror key words in
For iNotes, all source code is obfuscated
and key words are not easy to understand, which makes it hard to debug
through Firebug. Through this Firebug [read] Keywords: ibm
Happy Birthday Collaboration Today
Tue, Oct 8th 2013 12:56a Niklas Heidloff In September
2012 OpenNTF launched Collaboration
Today, THE news site for IBM Collaboration
Solutions professionals. Collaboration Today aggregates high quality content
from various sources making it easy for IBM Collaboration Solutions professionals
to learn about announcements, best practices, new documentation, events
and much more.
Since September curators
from the community have added 3000 news entries from 400 different authors
In order to follow Collaboration Today
su [read] Keywords: collaboration
Tue, Oct 1st 2013 11:06p Christian Guedemann It was Bruce Elgort who inspired me to
contribute code to OpenNTF. His enthusiasm and engagement has unleashed
the wish in me, to be a part of the great OpenNTF community. Every time
a had the privilege to talk to him via skype and over time zones, I was
more inspired. The work with Bruce in the OpenNTF Board of Directors was
fun and driven by his pace. Things that we talked about were transformed
from dreams to plans and finally to results.
Bruce, without you, OpenNTF wouldn't be w [read] Keywords: collaboration
New OpenNTF Project: XPages JDBC Driver Wrapper
Tue, Oct 1st 2013 12:33a Niklas Heidloff Andrejus Chaliapinas has contributed a
new project - XPages
JDBC Driver Wrapper. Below is
"For quite a while XPages Extension
Library v9.0 for OpenNTF contained functionality for connectivity to Relational
databases. That connectivity required so far additional manual and not
very intuitive step to wrap specific JDBC driver into Eclipse update site
properly recognizable by IBM Domino platform.
This XPages JDBC Wrapper plugin for
Domino Designer simplifies thi [read] Keywords: domino
A tutorial about how to clone a project from github
Tue, Sep 24th 2013 10:12a Christian Guedemann 30 OpenNTF Project are currently hosted on gitHub.com and GitHub has become very poplar for the OpenNTF Community. The following tutorials will show you how to:
- Clone a project from GitHub
- Make your own branch to work on
- Import the project into eclipse and the domino designer
- Commit your changes
- Push the changes to GitHub
- Merge the changes into the development branch
A personal note: This is my first attempt :) [read] Keywords: domino
OpenNTF Gains Nonprofit Status
Tue, Sep 17th 2013 8:02a Peter Tanner OpenNTF has received word
from the US Internal Revenue Service that its nonprofit corporate status
application has been approved. We requested, and were granted 501(c)(4)
status. A 501(c)(4) company is one that exists "for the promotion
of social welfare". In other words the IRS recognizes that we
do good stuff that benefits others.
The importance of this
is that it greatly simplifies the annual financial/tax reporting that we
need to do. Basically, we just have to file a simp [read] Keywords: application
On OpenNTF: FileSilo Application to share Files
Mon, Sep 16th 2013 2:07a Niklas Heidloff Oliver Busse has contributed a new project
See below for his description and screenshots. You can also try
the application live (key: openntf).
"This is a simple XPages application
to share files with others without using any login or user management.
The access to the downloads is filtered by a customer ID only. You can
provide the ID to your customer so he can see his downloads only. In addition
you can provide readers and authors fields to restrict internal Notes [read] Keywords: notes
Two excellent technical IBM and OpenNTF Webinars this Week
Mon, Sep 9th 2013 8:50a Niklas Heidloff As a quick reminder there will be two excellent
webinars this week that IBM Collaboration Solutions developers shouldn't
Tomorrow (Tuesday, September 10th) Philippe
Riand will present how he has developed his Bootstrap4XPages
OpenNTF project. Add
the webinar to your calendar and
visit the OpenNTF
webinars page for e-meeting information.
On Wednesday, September 11th, Ryan Baxter
will demonstrate how to add your own gadgets to the embedded experience
in IBM Connections. A [read] Keywords: collaboration
New OpenNTF Project: Orphan Database Detector
Mon, Sep 9th 2013 1:20a Niklas Heidloff Shankar Venkatachalam has contributed a
new project - Orphan
In some IBM Domino environments, Domino
administrators might forget to delete the mail files for users, when they
remove these users from the Domino Directory. This application will help
administrators to identify such orphan databases. The administrators then
can delete those orphan databases to free up some disk space.
Read the documentation. [read] Keywords: domino
Jesse Gallagher: Progress on the org.openntf.domino Design API
Sat, Sep 7th 2013 10:01a Bruce Elgort Jesse Gallagher gives an update on the
Design API he's working on for the org.openntf.domino project:
"The primary focus of my recent
work with the OpenNTF Domino API
has been the implementation of a fleshed-out design API. I've done a lot
of work in my Domino-programming career manipulating design elements, usually
via DXL (such as with my Forms 'n' Views app), and my aim is to codify
all of that into the API itself, eventually growing it to cover almost
every design element th [read] Keywords: domino
Eight Community Members Elected to OpenNTF Board of Directors
Tue, Sep 3rd 2013 9:24a Peter Tanner The nomination period for the OpenNTF Director elections is over – and
we have eight nominees for the eight positions. This means that all the
nominees are elected by acclamation.
The newly elected or re-elected Directors are:
Member (corporate) Directors, elected for two years:
Corey Davis (re-elected)
Nathan Freeman (had served as Director in the
John Head (re-elected)
Mikael Orn (had served out Brent Peter's term,
and [read] Keywords: community
myWebGate Scrum Version 1.0 Released
Mon, Sep 2nd 2013 1:11p Christian Guedemann The myWebGate - Team has released myWebGate Scrum.
The Projects covers some aspects of software development and is inspired
by the book Head
First - Software Development and Scrum
You can create projects. Collect user
stories. Assign user stories to iterations. Define task for each user stories
and track the progress of you work.
Without loosing the focus of your own
tasks and bugs:
The myWebGate Scrum Application is also
a showcase, how to build application which depen [read] Keywords: application
New on OpenNTF: Find nearest Locations based on Data stored in Notes Databases
Wed, Aug 21st 2013 1:42a Niklas Heidloff OpenNTF contest winner Karsten Lehmann
has contributed a new project to OpenNTF, called Mindoo
The project provides efficient indexing
of geographical data stored in NSFs so that users can quickly find the
nearest locations that are stored in Notes databases to a given address,
e.g. the users' current locations. In his implementation Karsten uses an
technique, similar to how other databases are using it.
Karsten describes the project on his
bl [read] Keywords: notes
New on OpenNTF: Bootstrap for XPages as Extension Library
Mon, Aug 19th 2013 4:10a Niklas Heidloff Philippe Riand has contributed yet another incredible project to OpenNTF: Bootstrap for XPages.
The project contains an extension library which can be deployed on IBM Domino so that the Bootstrap look and feel can be used in various XPages applications without having to import design elements into Notes databases. In order to use Bootstrap, developers can simply switch to one of the two new Bootstrap themes (normal and responsive version). All existing code and controls like the application [read] Keywords: domino
Watch Demos how to enhance Email with Embedded Experiences in IBM Domino 9
Thu, Aug 15th 2013 1:37a Niklas Heidloff As part of the IBM Social Business Toolkit webinars Ryan Baxter and Stanton Sievers recently presented how to enhance email with embedded experiences in IBM Domino 9.
Watch the video or read the slides
Yesterday Vincent Burckhardt demonstrated in another webinar how to extend communities and profiles in IBM Connections via iWidgets.
Watch the video or read the slides
On August 28th there will another webinar how to access the activity stream in IBM Connections and in Se [read] Keywords: connections