| Recent Blog Posts
Updates to the IBM Connections plugins|
Thu, Oct 1st 2015 12:47p Wolfgang Meixner
The IBM Connections plug-ins are updated regularly, usually monthly - check out the September blog post of IBMs Connections plug-in team for a description and pictures of what was updated recently, ...
IBM Notes/Domino and Mac 64-bit processor support|
Tue, Sep 29th 2015 10:08a Wolfgang Meixner
At last: IBM® Notes® now runs on Macintosh 64-bit processors using Mac OS X operating systems, performance and memory capabilities inherent with Macintosh 64-bit processors. Source: IBM ...
Social Collaboration Redbooks|
Mon, Sep 28th 2015 2:52p Wolfgang Meixner
Find here a list of IBM Redbooks and Redpapers on Social Collaboration, showing most recently published first. A new one on Creating an Exceptional Web Site using IBM Digital Experience will be pub ...
Apple’s App Transport Security & Domino|
Wed, Sep 16th 2015 1:43p Wolfgang Meixner
Problem Third-party apps built for iOS 9.0 (or later), or built for OS X 10.11 El Capitan (or later), will not be able to connect to a Domino server due to enforcement of Elliptic Curve ciphers. Ex ...
What is Watson?|
Sat, Aug 15th 2015 11:26a Wolfgang Meixner
Unlike other computing systems, Watson takes in data from all sorts of sources, from research reports to Tweets. All the information humans produce for other humans to consume. However, Watson is not ...
Fri, Jul 31st 2015 2:09p Wolfgang Meixner
Onboarding Wizard for IBM Connections Getting started with a social software platform like IBM Connections is a challenge. As long as you don’t follow anybody, you simply get to see an empty activit ...
Fri, Jul 31st 2015 7:13a Wolfgang Meixner
The IBM Watson Personality Insights service uses linguistic analytics to extract a spectrum of cognitive and social characteristics from the text data that a person generates through blogs, tweets, ...
Windows 10 support for Notes|
Thu, Jul 30th 2015 1:03p Wolfgang Meixner
An official supportability technote about IBM Notes, iNotes, and Notes Browser Plug-in support for Windows 10 is in the works and coming soon. In the meantime, here are the main points that have been ...
Internet der Dinge beflügelt die Phantasien|
Wed, Jul 29th 2015 2:15p Wolfgang Meixner
Das Internet der Dinge beflügelt die Phantasien von Anwendern, Unternehmen und Technikanbietern. Die ungezählten Möglichkeiten, Menschen, Dinge und Abläufe in unserer physikalischen Welt mit Hilfe ...
IBM Opens its Gates|
Tue, Jul 28th 2015 3:35p Wolfgang Meixner
IBM hopes that developers will be drawn to the value-add that in can provide; namely, its tried and tested knowledge of healthcare, mobile, retail, insurance and banking, a gamut of projects they c ...
File Navigator als Plugin in der Notes Sidebar|
Tue, Jul 28th 2015 2:50p Wolfgang Meixner
OpenNTF stellt ein File Navigator Plugin für Notes 8.x zur Verfügung, über das man Dateien per
Drag and Drop in Notes Dokumente einfügen kann. Ein Öffnen und Löschen der Dokumente über dieses Plugin i ...
Renew your SSL Certificate for Sametime Proxy server|
Fri, Jul 24th 2015 12:25p Wolfgang Meixner
The Sametime Proxy server ships with an SSL certificate to allow for push notifications to occur securely for the Sametime Mobile Chat client for Apple iOS via the Apple Push Notification Service (A ...
IBM Technical Support for iOS|
Fri, Jul 24th 2015 12:19p Wolfgang Meixner
The IBM Technical Support mobile app let’s you quickly and easily access key technical support content and functions for all your IBM software and hardware products. ...
IBM Verse for iOS|
Thu, Apr 30th 2015 1:31p Wolfgang Meixner
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimised for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus. ...
Verse Basic Limitations|
Sat, Apr 4th 2015 7:47a Wolfgang Meixner
We want you to see how Verse helps declutter your inbox. You can: Send up to 100 emails in a 24 hour period. Send mail containing up to 10 recipients per email. Send mail messages up to 100MB in s ...
IBM Notes 9.0.1 FP3 IF3 and IBM Domino 9.0.1 FP3 IF2|
Mon, Mar 30th 2015 2:18p Wolfgang Meixner
In addition to the features provided in Notes and Domino TLS 1.0 Interim Fix, this Interim Fix adds support for • Notes / Domino Support for TLS 1.2 with protocols: HTTP, SMTP, LDAP, P ...
Social Media Analysen mit My Socialytics|
Wed, Mar 25th 2015 2:06p Wolfgang Meixner
"Mithilfe des Social Media Monitoring Tools My Socialytics können Unternehmen soziale Medien nutzen, um tiefe Einblick in die Meinung von Verbrauchern zu erhalten und Trends in Bezug auf Produkte un ...
Changing my colours|
Wed, Mar 4th 2015 2:29p Wolfgang Meixner
Changing colours from green to red - blue will be unaffected. ...
Mon, Feb 23rd 2015 1:55p Wolfgang Meixner
edcom Nachlese - full house, great sessions, lots of tweets ...
IBM Notes/Domino 8.0.x? Support ends April 30|
Tue, Feb 10th 2015 8:46a Wolfgang Meixner
Please join members of the IBM Support & Services teams for this webcast as they discuss IBM Notes/Domino 8.0.x, for which support is ends April 30, 2015. We want to ensure all of our clients are ready with any needed extended support. In addition to some technical upgrade considerations, we will be discussing a special promotion called the Upgrade Bridge Extended Support option. The special offer is good through March 31, 2015. Topic: Do you have IBM Notes/Domino 8.0.x? Support ends A
FP3 - Fix your Domino|
Wed, Jan 21st 2015 1:58p Wolfgang Meixner
Fixpack3 with importat TLS, xPages, LDAP and a bunch of other fixes released today. Update your Servers! More to find here >>>
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 10:13a Wolfgang Meixner
If you or your end users have location-sensitive workloads or data that need to be hosted locally in Germany, now you can have SoftLayer bare metal and virtual servers and other cloud services in country. Sources: SoftLayer IBM Pressrelease
Domino 9.0.1 FP2 IF3|
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 10:12a Wolfgang Meixner
DESCRIPTION: IBM Domino could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the failure to check the contents of the padding bytes when using CBC cipher suites of some TLS implementations. A remote user with the ability to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack could exploit this vulnerability via a POODLE (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption) like attack to decrypt sensitive information and calculate the plaintext of secure connections. Note that Interim Fixes are c
IBM Domino TLS Support preventing POODLE Attack|
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 10:09a Wolfgang Meixner
W32 DominoServer_901FP2IF1_W32 W64 DominoServer_901FP2IF1_W64 Linux DominoServer_901FP2IF1_Linux Linux64 DominoServer_901FP2IF1_xLinux64 AIX32 DominoServer_901FP2IF1_AIX AIX64 DominoServer_901FP2IF1_AIX64 System z DominoServer_901FP2IF1_zSeries IBM i 6.1 & 7.1 DominoServer_901FP2IF1_IBMi_6.1_7.1 Source: IBM Technote
Yosemite and IBM Notes Support|
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 10:07a Wolfgang Meixner
Q: What versions of Notes will be supported on Apple’s OS X 10.10 Yosemite? IBM Notes 9.0.1 slipstream with 9.0.1 Fix Pack 2 or above is required for support. Prior releases, including Notes 8.5.x, are not supported. Source: IBM Technote
IBM Domino – POODLE attack and what is the solution?|
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 10:05a Wolfgang Meixner
IBM intends to release Domino server Interim Fixes over the next several weeks that implement TLS 1.0 with TLS_FALLBACK_SCSV for HTTP to protect against the POODLE attack. Implementing TLS 1.0 for Domino will protect against the POODLE attack and will allow browsers to still connect to Domino after they have been changed to address the POODLE attack. IBM will provide Interim Fixes for the following Domino releases: ◦ 9.0.1 Fix Pack 2 ◦ 9.0 ◦
Rometty and IBM’s disappointing quarterly earnings|
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 10:02a Wolfgang Meixner
So on Monday, Rometty and CFO Martin Schroeter had to tell Wall Street that they would not hit the target. “Given our third-quarter performance, the actions we’re taking and with only 15 months till the end of 2015, we no longer expect to deliver $20 operating earnings per share in 2015,” Schroeter said on the quarterly conference call. A huge IBM selloff followed the news, and the shares dropped 7% in heavy volume. Some analysts on the call then questioned if IBM was in a “crises.”
Planned SHA-2 deliveries|
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 10:00a Wolfgang Meixner
SHA-2 support for Domino 9.x is planned to be delivered over the next several weeks via an Interim Fix. • With this Interim Fix, Domino administrators will be able to configure Domino 9.x to use a SHA-2 certificate over HTTP, SMTP, LDAP, POP, and IMAP. With a SHA-2 certificate in place, users will be able to use a browser to connect to iNotes, XPages, traditional Domino Web apps, and Sametime (based on Domino HTTP). • Once the Interim Fix is applied, browser u
IBM Connections 5.0 CR1 Available|
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 9:57a Wolfgang Meixner
This release includes a roll up of fixes that we’ve been releasing for the past couple of months. Additionally, it also adds some new features. Source: Luis Benitez
EasySync Pro 4.2.7|
Mon, Dec 1st 2014 1:47p Wolfgang Meixner
….. gibts auch noch.
IBM® Lotus® EasySync® Pro 4.2.7 adds support to the following: • Federated Calendar support for IBM Lotus Notes® 8.5 or later • Windows® Mobile 6.5 ...
JVMPatch released for IBM Domino and Notes 9.0.1 Fp2 and 8.5.3 FP6|
Wed, Oct 15th 2014 5:31a Wolfgang Meixner
W32 JVMPatch_SR16FP1_W32_853.5_853.6_ClientServer W64 JVMPatch_SR16FP1_W64_853.5_853.6_Server Linux JVMPatch_SR16FP1_Linux_853.5_853.6_ClientServer AIX JVMPatch_SR16FP1_AIX_853.5_853.6_Server AIX64 JVMPatch_SR16FP1_AIX64_853.5_853.6_Server Solaris JVMPatch_SR16FP1_Sol_853.5_853.6_Server zLinux64 JVMPatch_SR16FP1_zLinux64_853.5_853.6_Server Source: IBM