Posts tagged with ‘LotusLive’

IBM LotusLive iNotes wins a CRN 2010 Tech Innovator award

Posted by Darren on November 15th, 2010 / No comments

The title says it all – LotusLive iNotes has won an honour in this year’s Everything Channel’s CRN Tech Innovator awards. iNotes won the award for the best small / medium business software productivity solution. According to the press release:… [more]

A big week for LotusLive

Posted by Darren on October 6th, 2010 / 1 comment

As usual, Ed Brill got his blog post in before me, so I’m not going to repeat Ed’s rather thorough overview of the LotusLive Notes announcements. But if you want a quick overview of the new bullets:

The cloud collaboration guru

Posted by Darren on September 13th, 2010 / No comments

A couple of years ago I recorded a series of videos for GuruOnline. Our contact John has often mentioned that the series has been viewed a considerable number of times (over 19,500), so when the chance to record some … [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]

Lotus Notes Traveler on the iPad

Posted by Darren on June 9th, 2010 / 5 comments

It’s a busy week for announcements in Lotus-land, but that tends to happen around the time of DNUG (which is this week, so there you go). Already this week Stuart McIntyre blogged about the new version of Lotus Quickr 8.5[more]

Trust in the cloud

Posted by Darren on April 20th, 2010 / 3 comments

Every time someone mentions ‘the cloud’ this week your mind wanders… are the talking about ‘the cloud’ as in that fuzzy collection of Internet-based services and storage, or that cloud of volcanic ash which is keeping the airport duty-free shops … [more]

A good time to look at LotusLive Meetings

Posted by Darren on April 19th, 2010 / No comments

I couldn’t really let the opportunity pass. The volcanic apocalypse is yet another example of the disruption that we all potentially face, one of those things that scuppers our travel plans. Other things outside of your control include inclement weather, … [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]

LotusLive attracts 18 million paying subscribers

Posted by Darren on December 11th, 2009 / 3 comments

This hit the Twittersphere yesterday and was also blogged about by Stuart McIntyre on his LotusLive blog… the combined services of LotusLive have now attracted 18 million paying subscribers. Since we started the year with zero paying subscribers that’s … [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]