The ink is dry! Blueprints unwanted.

 Sometimes I just like to rely on an existing metaphor The last time I wrote about shared folders and what to do about it. This time I wanted to write about another important part of my job. To find a little inspiration for this blog post, I checked out a couple of websites with the […]

TDI Sync Connections Pictures to domino

TDI Sync Connections Pictures to domino Some weeks ago, a customer asked me if it is possible to synchronize pictures that have been uploaded to IBM Connections back to their domino LDAP server.  New employees would change their pictures in IBM Connections directly, but there was no possibility to upload the same pictures into the […]

Sametime Proxy Server – Updated security certificate for push notifications (iOS)

Before the 19th of June 2014, Sametime administrators must download and apply the latest security certificate for iOS traffic. If push notifications have stopped working for the native iOS client, then this could be due to the connecting SSL certificate for the APNS server having expired. You can find more information and installation instructions in […]

Personalization does not work for all users

Currently I`m working on a WebSphere Portal 8 project, where a lot of personalization rules are used to control visibility of certain portlets. In this case, the IBM Connections portlet (Activity Stream) should only be shown to certain users – the rest of the portlets on the page should be visible to all users. So […]

IBM Sametime 9 Fixes – May 2014

IBM has published new security fixes for IBM Sametime Proxy,  IBM Sametime Meeting 9.0 and the Sametime WebPlayer Plugin on the 21st of May 2014. These fixes resolve the security issues described in the following technotes: “Security Bulletin: Security fixes for Sametime Proxy Server and Web Client” (#1673260) “Security Bulletin: Various Meeting Server Security […]

IBM Connections Next – new features

Most of our IBM Connections customers as well as we can barely wait for the new release “IBM Connections Next”.  End of June 2014 is the estimated date for the release. In order to shorten the time until then, I made a summary of information we already have about IBM Connections Next in this blog […]