Posts tagged with ‘Lotus’

Lotus Park

Farewell Lotus Park

Posted by Darren on February 22nd, 2013 / 22 comments

On the 26th of November 1991 I started my employment with Lotus Development Corporation. Initially I worked in the Customer Support team, supporting Lotus 1-2-3 and Symphony. After a couple of years I joined the Corporate Sales team as a … [more]

30 reasons why software rules at IBM

Posted by Darren on June 13th, 2010 / 1 comment

To start with, I think this article has an amusing opening line…

Once the neglected stepchild of IBM’s colossal services business and systems unit…

Presented in the style of a slide-show, this article describes why software is now big business … [more]

UK LCTY event videos now on-line

Posted by Darren on April 27th, 2010 / 2 comments

If you missed the UK LCTY events, or you attended and want to enjoy the sessions all over again, you can go here.

It has been noted that the audience looks a bit sparse, but that’s because the camera … [more]

LCTY versus the volcano

Posted by Darren on April 19th, 2010 / 2 comments

This promised to be a busy week – two LCTY events, and in the middle I had to go to Dublin for a day to provide some Lotus strategy / portfolio training. That involved flying from Heathrow to Dublin, Dublin … [more]

A new job… another one

Posted by Darren on April 1st, 2010 / 9 comments

This was announced on Twitter today, but I wanted to provide some more information. Following nine months in the role of Messaging & Collaboration Business Unit Executive (North East Europe) I’m moving back to a role with Lotus UK & … [more]

Lotusphere Comes To You (UK) guest speakers

Posted by Darren on March 25th, 2010 / No comments

An update on the guest speakers… not William Shatner, not Leonard Nimoy, and certainly not Harry Hill (I admit defeat). In Edinburgh we have Baroness Eliza Manningham-Buller DCB, who is described as the former ‘real-life M’. Or for those of … [more]

Review of the decade

Posted by Darren on December 31st, 2009 / No comments

Don’t worry, this won’t take long. I’ve seen a lot of links for ’10 things’ today, either for the year or the decade, and I really can’t be bothered to do my own. Anyway, most people will be out boozing … [more]

Lotusphere 2010 agenda now on-line

Posted by Darren on November 25th, 2009 / 1 comment

Before I start talking about Lotusphere 2010 I just wanted to mention that today is the 18th anniversary of me joining what was, at the time, Lotus Development Corporation. I know what you’re thinking, I must have gone straight from … [more]

Collaborating with the outside world

Posted by Darren on August 19th, 2009 / No comments

In September, the Lotus team in Sweden will be holding their Gold Club event – a meeting (with dinner thrown in) for their most valued customers. Our Swedish country manager Kristoffer invited me (in my new capacity) to come over … [more]

Stu McIntyre loves Lotus Connections 2.5

Posted by Darren on August 18th, 2009 / 1 comment

Outside it’s August, even though the weather has been a bit September-ish, even October-ish, at times. But for collaboration guru Stuart McIntyre, today was like Christmas… although to be more accurate it should be Christmas next week as IBM [more]