Archive for 2010

HTTP request consumer in XPages

Saturday, December 18th, 2010

Chris Toohey recently posted an example of a simple HTTP request consumer using a traditional (classic) Lotus Notes/Domino agent. I had a need for a similar solution in XPages – and since Chris never posted his follow-up post on the XPages version I had to do it myself The HTTP request consumer is used by […]

My first two months as self-employed consultant

Saturday, December 11th, 2010

This is a followup to my first two weeks as self-employed consultant at PHL Consult. 2 months have now passed since I started as full-time consultant at PHL Consult – and I am really enjoying it! It has been exciting to focus on my own business and see the immediate results of actions that I […]

My first 2 weeks as a self-employed consultant

Friday, October 29th, 2010

I started as self-employed full-time consultant on October 18 – and today the first 2 weeks has passed. So how did they go? I have started working on my first XPages project for my first client. The project is currently in the design and early implementation phase and I have therefore been to a design […]

DanNotes – Danish Lotus User Group – 44th conference

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

The Danish Lotus user group DanNotes is hosting its 44th conference on November 3rd and 4th, 2010. The agenda consists of IBM and IBM Business Partner presentations on November 3rd and of development and administration tracks on November 4th. The developer track is hosted by Carl Tyler from Epilio while the administration track is hosted […]

Welcome to the opening of PHL Consult

Monday, October 18th, 2010

It’s October 18! Today is my first day as a full time consultant in my own company PHL Consult – where I am going to primarily work with Lotus Notes and Domino based solutions. Feel free to take a look around the new offices For my first project for a client I am going to […]

Independent member of the Danish Notesnet group

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

I am pleased to say that my Lotus Notes/Domino consultancy company PHL Consult has been accepted as an independent member of the Danish Notesnet group of Lotus specialists. The members of Notesnet are all self-employed consultants working with Lotus products in general – and for most of the members with Lotus Notes and Lotus Domino […]

Lotus related podcasts in heavy rotation

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Two years ago I blogged about podcasts that I listened to at that moment. Since then lots of new and interesting podcasts have appeared. I currently listen to a lot of Lotus related podcasts and the following are in heavy rotation on my iPhone as they provide me with insight and lots of inspiration: The […]

I will start on my own as a Lotus Notes/Domino consultant

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

I have exciting news! I am leaving IBM October 15 to start on my own as a self-employed consultant at PHL Consult. I will work primarily with development and administration of Lotus Notes and Lotus Domino solutions. I have been with IBM for 16 years and had almost never thought that this day would come […]

A Practical Guide to Distributed Scrum

Friday, July 16th, 2010

I have received my copy of the recently published “A Practical Guide to Distributed Scrum”. The book covers much of what I have already experienced in my role as an IT architect for 4 Scrum teams consisting of developers from Denmark, Lithuania, Belarus and India. So I look forward to read through the practical suggestions […]

WebSphere Application Server V8.0 Beta

Monday, July 12th, 2010

WebSphere Application Server V8.0 is now available in beta. More information on features can be found in the WebSphere Application Server 8.0 information center.