For the second semester, I'm pleased to announce several PoTs
IBM Sametime PoT 11 & 12 October, 22 & 23 november :
In this Proof of Technology you will learn how to communicate the business and technical value of deploying Lotus® Sametime® software in the enterprise.
This session addresses both infrastructure and development topics and covers the capabilities and value of the Lotus Sametime family offerings.
Participants will utilize hands-on exercises designed to reinforce key solution capabilities.
After attending this Proof of Technology workshop, you should be able to:
• Identify important organizational drivers for unified communications and real-time collaboration
• Explain key characteristics of Sametime Web Conferencing and Instant Messaging
• Understand Sametime’s integration capabilities with your applications
• Identify technologies which can be readily integrated with Sametime
• List some IBM Business Partners who have Sametime offerings
• Describe how to make Sametime meetings highly-available
• Summarize the ability to customize Sametime with plug-ins and branding
• Define how to securely connect Sametime to other instant messaging systems
• Understand the value of Sametime and how it can benefit your organization as the foundation for unified communications and collaboration (UC²)
Lotus Domino 8.5 4 & 5 october, 15 & 16 november :
This Proof of Technology (PoT) describes and demonstrates the valuable new features in IBM Lotus Notes® Domino® 8.5. Topics range from Features and Functions, Licensing, Administration, Security, Upgrading, Mobility and Application development. The contents of this PoT includes 14 presentations, 6 labs, a .wmv video demonstration and instructor guide. The image is hosted on Demonet for remote access, with setup and access instructions contained in the instructor guide. The entire PoT is expected and recommended to take 2 full days to cover all material, however, each presentation and lab is independent and the PoT can be customized for delivery based on customer specific and expressed interests.
This PoT is intended for customers who are are on previous versions of Notes Domino, and an opportunity for new customers to experience the power of Notes Domino. The presentations will provide extensive coverage of the product's features and functions and the companion hands-on labs will re-enforce how Notes Domino delivers the end-user experience with efficiency and increased developer productivity that drive business value.
WebSphere Portal TBD :
This Proof of Technology (PoT) offering is designed to demonstrate the exceptional user experience provided by WebSphere Portal software with a
focus on business value and solutions, and the exciting new web 2.0 features it enables and leverages, Additional focus areas include
administration, infrastructure and development topics. Participants will receive a hands-on experience of the WebSphere Portal product as well as
the integration capabilities found in the WebSphere Product Family. This offering also shows how WebSphere Portal can be used to implement a
responsive and easy-to-use portal that has rich function delivered from the secure and scalable infrastructure of WebSphere Application Server.
The objective of this session is to demonstrate how IBM WebSphere Portal allows you to customize your work environment to the needs of your
business and present content and applications in a consistent fashion. Portal gives you the ability to easily provide a highly personalized user
experience based upon the end user’s previous interactions with your portal, their personal preferences, as well as attributes from their user profile
or any other source.