Join us for the inaugural Pacific Lotus Users Group (PACLUG) event at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas on June 21-22. This event will bring together IT and LOB professionals from all over the Western United States to share ideas and tools using IBM Collaboration and Social Business solutions. This free event will provide you with the most current information about increasing your efficiency through collaboration and integrating your platforms with social business tools. This is an event that you will not want to miss!
We have many great plans for our inaugural event. These include: · Expert panel discussion on “The Future of a Social Business”, which will cover topics like Web 2.0/E2.0, mobility, gamification, enterprise collaboration and much more! · Keynote address including demos from Alistair Rennie, GM of IBM Collaboration Solutions · Lab solutions area to see demos and meet with IBM subject matter experts · Solution Showcase including the IBM Pavilion · Discounted certification exams and testing area · Meals and receptions
Total Cost: This is a free event for all attendees. You do not need to be a part of a local users group to attend, nor do you need to register for any other conference. Since this is a FREE conference, we have limited availability to host the event. Make sure you register today and make plans to attend. Your total cost will be your travel to Las Vegas and hotel arrangements. We have a block of hotel rooms at Planet Hollywood for $99/night.
This is your opportunity to learn and network with colleagues from all over the Western United States. Register today at www.paclug.org!
Please join us for an Open Mic Q&A discussion on "All about Notes databases". You’ll have an opportunity to ask questions directly of IBM Lotus Developers and Support Engineers.
Date: Wednesday, March 16 Time: 11:00 AM Eastern US time (3:00 PM UTC/GMT), for 60 minutes
Q&A and transcript
You may submit questions in advance as a response to this entry in the Notes/Domino 8.5 forum. A transcript of all questions and answers will be posted to the following technote: Technote #1457446 – Open Mic Q&A: All about Notes databases – 16 March 2011
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Going to Lotusphere for the first time? Going by yourself or just a few people? Want to meet up with a gang and go with them? 9 years running and we always have a great time, and we never know what we are going to end up doing after the park…. please join us!
This is open to customers, partners and IBM’ers alike!
The party starts @ 7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Lotusphere 2011 Party (PLEASE NOTE: Attendees must wear their badge in its badge holder for admittance. Guest tickets for adults and children may be purchased at Conference Registration. Security will be at the park to inspect all bags upon arrival.)
TCO with N/D 8.5 has decreased costs by 30% or more with sophisticated compression technologies, administration improvements, and End User functions. Consulting and free tools are provided to help customers determine their own potential For example, Forrester Consulting calculated a three-year, risk-adjusted ROI of 147% for an organization with a payback period within twelve months of deployment. See link below….
Free and embedded functions within the Notes/Domino platform providing more value for your IT staff and End Users
Embedded Instant Messaging
File Sharing and social networking
Full featured Browser based email
Push to Mobile devices (including Blackberry, iPhone/pad/pod, Windows Mobile, and Android)
Web 2.0 and client-based Designer tools
Personal Open Document Format Productivity – documents, spreadsheets, & presentations
Personal secure (drag and drop) document repository for team sharing
APIs to key industry tools – SAP, Siebel
TCO of update to 8.5.x is less than 12 months, 30% fewer servers, 40% to 60% in disk savings, >50% I/O consumption, ~50% in Network bandwidth and extensive integration via Eclipse & Web Services
We have a few tools that can help the customers realize cost savings. If you would like assistance with any of these tools, IBM can help you plan for your upgrade, cost out the savings as well as assist in your own value proposition for your upgrade. If you do not know your IBM Lotus Rep or technical lead – please contact me directly and I would be glad to get someone to assist you immediately!