23 02, 2014

A History of Lotusphere

My presentation at the ATLUG Day of Champions seeks to predict the future for Lotus/IBM Notes based upon trends observed for other computer-based technologies. In order to get a more complete picture I decided to research the history of Notes itself and the annual event we all best know as Lotusphere. The following slide deck

17 02, 2014

ATLUG Winter Meeting – Feb 20

The next meeting of the Atlanta User Group for IBM Collaboration Technologies (ATLUG)  will be held on Thursday February 20. IBM Connect 2014 This week's meeting will feature a discussions about IBM Connect 2014. Red Pill Development's Peter Presnell will provide a brief summary if some of the key announcements. This will be followed by

24 01, 2014

Lunch Scrum: Monday 12:30

Members of Red Pill Development have made it a tradition to meet for lunch at 12:30 each Monday to get away from the office and talk abut various topics related to Notes Development, Mobile Development, Web Development, playing Fantasy IBM etc. Its a tradition that first started back when we worked at GBS. Other members

22 01, 2014

ATLUG Day of Champions

The ATLanta User Group for IBM Collaboration Solutions (ATLUG) is planning a new event to be known as ATLUG Day of Champions on Monday April 7. The goal of this event is to provide a new style of event for the local user group centered around IBM's Collaboration Solutions that includes IBM Notes, IBM Sametime,

19 01, 2014

This Week At Red Pill

Lets take a look at the new in IT this week that caught the attention of us at Red Pill Development. 5,106 of these would be needed to deploy Notes/Domino 9.0.1  Events The anticipation is building for IBM Connect 2014. Many members of the communities have offered great tips for getting the most out of

13 01, 2014

Take The Red Pill Challenge

Are you under pressure to deliver a modern experience for your existing portfolio of aging Lotus/IBM Notes applications? Do you have more than a handful of Notes applications that need some love? Are you going to be attending Connect 2014 later this month? If you answered YES to these three questions you are invited to

12 01, 2014

This Week At Red Pill

Modernizing Notes Applications? Lets take a look at what's been happening in related technologies this past week. In 1956 a 5 megabyte IBM hard disk is loaded into an airplane. It weighed over 1000kg. Much of the news this week came from the annual Consumer Electronics (CES) conference at Las Vegas. Wired posted

4 12, 2013

Modern Domino: IBM Connect 2014

Yes... Connect 2014 is not far away and details about the technical program is slowly leaking out. The team at Red Pill Development has been closely monitoring the content and offer the following summary of sessions we consider relevant to developers planning on attending next year's event. The content will be updated as new details

1 10, 2013

BLUG – All About Mobile

Red Pill Development is one of four companies presenting at the next BLUG meeting in Brussels on Tuesday 29th October. If you are an existing Notes/Domino shop and looking for mobile solutions here is a great chance to hear from some of the major players in this area. Each company will be doing a 45

16 09, 2013

Red Pill Is Presenting At ATLUG

The Fall meeting of ATLUG will be held at IBM in Atlanta on Thursday starting at 11:30AM. For those in the Atlanta area please drop by and hear Nathan Freeman and Peter Presnell talk about Asymmetric Modernization. Your Notes applications have served your organization well over the past 20 years. You have recruited well and