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November 28, 2017

Red Pill Now and SWING Software Enter Into a Strategic Partnership

SWING Software and Red Pill Now have entered into a partnership agreement aimed at providing IBM Notes customers with top-of-class solutions and services for archiving Notes […]
November 28, 2017

Lessons Learned Replacing Lotus: Part 2025

I had an interesting call a few days ago from my long-time friend who sold me my first Lotus in 1989. Apparently Lotus had just announced […]
November 9, 2017

Red Pill Now is Sponsoring Engage 2018

Red Pill Now is pleased to announce that is will be a Platinum Sponsor for Engage 2018 being held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands May 22-23 next […]
October 25, 2017

Domino 2025 Announced

One of the rumors making the rounds at Social Connections 12 was that IBM were getting ready to sell Notes. Today the story behind the rumor […]
October 23, 2017

Our Take On Social Connections 12

Social Connections 12 was held in Vienna Austria between October 16 & 17. Turk Ergun and myself decided (almost at the last minute) to make the […]
October 16, 2017

Red Pill Now Partners With Team Technology

Red Pill Now is pleased to announce it is partnering with Team Technology, adding TeamWorkr to Red Pill Now’s growing portfolio of best in class solutions, […]
October 13, 2017

Red Pill Now Partners With Darwino

Red Pill Now is pleased to announce it is partnering with Darwino, adding Darwino to Red Pill Now’s growing portfolio of best in class solutions, consulting, […]
October 11, 2017

Red Pill Now Expands Web Design Services

Red Pill Now has completed the acquisition of a boutique, enterprise class, cloud-based website hosting business from partner and creative director, Bob Kadrie and will immediately […]
August 28, 2017

Lessons Learned Replacing Lotus: Part 3

Welcome to the third and final part in this series on lessons learned replacing Lotus. In the first part I made some subtle (and not so […]
August 28, 2017

Lessons Learned Replacing Lotus: Part 2

For those of you who have read Lessons Learned Replacing Lotus: Part 1, I have a small confession to make. I do not really own a […]
August 19, 2016

MWLUG Recap

The Event As always MWLUG has been an awesome event thanks to the amazing efforts of Richard Moy and his team. There were many familiar faces, […]
August 16, 2016

The Lotus Position

Over the years I have had the chance to attend a lot of LUGs around the world including Engage (BLUG), Inform (AUSLUG), and of course there […]
August 14, 2016

Pete Janzen: Lotus Legend

Many years ago I launched a web site called Lotus Legends that recognized the contributions made by many people inside and outside IBM to the Lotus […]
August 14, 2016
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Getting Your Hands On Graphs

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August 2, 2016

Reading The IBM Tea Leaves

Last week I read an interesting statement from an IBMer outlining a pending announcement in September of an updated policy on the Support Lifecycle for Notes/Domino. The standard IBM […]
July 27, 2016

Rethinking Notes

Red Pill Now has the distinct pleasure of being a Platinum sponsor for this year’s MWLUG, being held in Austin, TX on August 17-19. We are […]
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 […]
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 – […]
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 […]