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The Red Pill Now blog and podcast.

February 14, 2019

Can HCL put Humpty Dumpty back together again

Lotus Notes sat on a wall Back in 1989 Lotus Notes was released and for many years it occupied a unique position in the software market. […]
December 13, 2018

Lotus Lives

By any measure last Friday was a very notable day in the History of Notes/Domino. Not only was it the 29th anniversary of the first release […]
September 23, 2018

A new PLACE for my Lotus

My “Replacing Lotus” blog series from 2017 attracted quite a bit of interest and I have been asked on a number of occasions if I planned […]
July 12, 2018

Domino 10: Collabsphere Just Got Very Interesting

The are now (at least) two compelling reasons to attend this year’s CollabSphere conference in Ann Arbor, MI running from July 22-24. If you are like […]
June 1, 2018

How Domino Became Engaged

Engage 2018 was an awesome event for a great many reasons. Seeing this event grow from humble beginning to an event that is now attracting 400 […]
April 26, 2018
Red Pill Now Take 5

Making Modernization Simple

Domino is back, and yellow has become the new yellow within the yellowverse. We now know that IBM/HCL have a long-term plan for Notes/Domino that extends […]
April 23, 2018
Red Pill Now Take 5

Taking the Guesswork Out of Selecting a Solution for Modernizing Your Domino Data

Join Red Pill Now’s Peter Presnell and Viktor Krantz as they discuss Take 5, our newest offering designed to take the guesswork out of selecting a […]
April 19, 2018

Podcast: Influencing Behavior Through Page Design & Color

Many of us don’t have the luxury of working with a designer while developing our apps. Just because we don’t have a designer at our disposal, […]
April 16, 2018

Red Pill Now Is Fully Engaged

Red Pill Now is delighted to be part of this year’s Engage 2018 event being held in Rotterdam from Monday May 21 to Wednesday May 23. […]
April 15, 2018

Destination Domino: Domino Application Modernization

Interest in Domino has been steadily growing over the past few months with the announcement by IBM of a strategic partnership with HCL. For a growing […]
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 […]
May 3, 2017

IoT The Next Big Thing For Application Development?

I consider myself fortunate that my career has coincided with the rise of the computer as a business tool. Over that time I have seen a […]
February 24, 2017

Wrapping Up IBM Connect 2017 with Bob, Peter and Devin

Red Pill Now’s Peter Presnell, Bob Kadrie and Devin Olson discuss Connect 2017 in our first ever, “conference wrap-up by podcast.” From the OGS, to the […]
November 9, 2016

Installing and Configuring IBM Domino 9 on CentOS 6 Enterprise Linux

A few years ago, shortly after the release of Domino 9,  I wrote an instructional guide (along with some videos posted to YouTube) on how to […]
September 21, 2016

SmartChat

Today it is almost impossible to imagine heading too far without without (a) possession of a smartphone; and (b) having it connected to the Internet. Smartphones […]