Monthly Archive: August 2005

Aug 26

It’s all gone wrong: how do we manage

IMG_0773 Originally uploaded by sdownes1972. I’ve just spent 3 days looking at the output files produced when a Lotus Server (or client) crashes or hangs. It also had me thinking about how IT departments manage service restoration and what they could learn from other organisations. Back in 1995 (eeks feel old now) I attended a …

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Aug 08

Are you with BT Internet?

If so I’d recommend, if you haven’t done so already, to phone their cancellation line and explain you are thinking of switching to another providor based on their cost. In my case an instant 25% discount was applied to my service for the next 4 months, and I was advised to call back in December …

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Aug 06

Presence awareness in the directory

Notes and Domino 7 integrated with the Sametime instant messaging product (presently release 7.0 beta 4) has one feature which I am really looking forward to. Presence awareness has now been extended to the Domino directory & directory catalog (CHECK). This is great news for those using the directory to lookup telephone numbers as you …

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