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The Red Pill Now blog and podcast.

July 25, 2016

Co-Existence With Notes

In my last post I covered some of Red Pill’s thinking as to why we recommend to our customers not to rush to migrate. Ultimately organizations will move […]
July 18, 2016

The Pitfalls of Migration

With IBM Notes and XPages having reached an apparent end of life most companies are now giving serious thought to what they do with their Notes […]
June 6, 2016

Beyond XPages

Early last year I did a presentation at several User Groups entitled “Beyond XPages”. The presentation outlined an approach for building modern Web applications for Notes data that […]
April 4, 2016

Engage: A New Direction?

The Journey The team from Red Pill Now had an “interesting” journey to Engage when the plane carrying three of us was involved in the bombings […]
March 14, 2016

Red Pill Now Sponsoring Engage, Eindhoven, NL – Mar 23/24, 2016

Red Pill Now is pleased to be a Platinum sponsor at this year’s Engage event. Engage has grown to be the largest user group event for […]
February 3, 2016

IBM Verse: Next Impressions

At IBM Connect this week IBM largely focused on its vision for its social collaboration platform Connections. Connections Next While IBM didn’t say it, I couldn’t […]
January 31, 2016

IBM Verse: Final Impressions

Back in May of last year I shared my first impressions in using IBM’s new e-mail client Verse. After using Verse for seven months the trial in […]
January 30, 2016

Connect, Connect, Connect

In 2015 it seemed like every other conference had Connect in its name. The year started with IBM ConnectEd (Orlando – Jan). This was followed by IBM InterConnect (Las Vegas – […]
January 29, 2016

Automating REST Services For Notes Data

At Red Pill Now, we have a strong belief that the future for Notes data lies in the ability to access the data via REST services. […]
January 28, 2016

Lotus Notes Market Share

“An approximate answer to the right problem is worth a good deal more than an exact answer to an approximate problem.” — John Tukey The issue […]
November 17, 2015

Red Pill Is Presenting at ATLUG

Red Pill is pleased to be presenting at the week’s ATLanta User Group for IBM Social Collaboration Products aka ATLUG. If you are in the Atlanta […]
November 16, 2015

Give It a REST Nathan

TLCC are conducting another edition of their Ask The XPages Experts experts tomorrow (10:30AM Eastern) . Red Pill Now’s own Nathan T Freeman will deliver a mini-talk called […]
November 4, 2015

Running Notes Applications on a Tablet

In The Beginning…. Many years ago, shortly after the original iPad was released I was sitting in a meeting. In one corner of the room was […]
October 11, 2015

IBM Leadership Alliance 2015

Each year IBM invites a group of customers and business partners to its Leadership Alliance to share its visions for the future and facilitate networking between […]
October 4, 2015

Is This Also A Dream of Notes’ Future?

At Dreamforce 2015 Salesforce.com and Microsoft came together to announce a number of initiatives to integrate their products and services.  This included a demonstration of SalesForce […]
August 10, 2015

That was then, this is Now

At next week’s MWLUG Red Pill will be delivering a session immediately following the OGS entitled “That was then, this is Now”. It is being designed […]
August 5, 2015

Red Pill @MWLUG

Red Pill is pleased to be the Corporate Sponsor for the 7th annual MWLUG conference being held at the Ritz Carlton in Atlanta August 19-21. It […]
May 21, 2015

XPages 2.0

Thanks to TLCC and TeamStudio I had a chance last week to see the latest version of Pete Janzen’s update on the latest plans for future enhancements […]
May 18, 2015

Red Pill Development Solidifies Alignment with IBM Design Focus with New Hire

Earlier this years I had the chance to hear Phil Gilbert of IBM talk about the IBM Design Team. For me, and my colleague Nathan Freeman, […]
May 8, 2015

IBM Verse: First Impressions

In a yellow uniVERSE now far far away from where I live today I attended my first Lotusphere and heard of a new vision for Lotus […]