Big News for Domino, Connections and OpenNTF 

By Paul Withers | 9/15/17 3:35 PM | Infrastructure - Connections | Added by Oliver Busse

There are signs you can tell summer is over. For us in the northern hemisphere, the weather starts feeling chillier (although it’s been very changeable in UK most of the “summer”). And things start ramping up as people get back from holidays and Q3 comes to an end.

IBM Connections Desktop Plugin folder sync issue - now solved 

By Robert Farstad | 9/15/17 1:29 PM | Infrastructure - Connections | Added by Oliver Busse

I had an issue with the IBM Connections Desktop Plugin. IBM introduced the "My Drive" and the ability to sync folders and sub-folders some months ago, and this seemed to be working fine when I connected the plugin to on-prem installations of Connections. I was able to sync folders, files and sub-folders.

Say hello to "OpenCode4Connections.org" 

By OpenNTF | 9/14/17 2:04 PM | Infrastructure - Connections | Added by Oliver Busse

We at OpenNTF.org are excited to launch our new brand - OpenCode4Connections.org. OpenNTF has a proven track history in building open source communities around interesting technologies and products, e.g. it was the incubinator for the success of XPages.

Orient Me: Rethink your Docker storage driver configuration 

By Nico Meisenzahl | 9/4/17 3:30 AM | Infrastructure - Connections | Added by Oliver Busse

I did some research around Docker storage drivers, CfC and Orient Me the last days because I had some issues in different Orient Me installations. Finally, I came to the conclusion that the Docker storage driver configuration which is installed by the Orient Me setup might need to be customized for a production environment.

Installing IBM Connections Touchpoint in an TLS-Only Environment 

By Martin Leyrer | 8/21/17 11:13 AM | Infrastructure - Connections | Added by Oliver Busse

During the installation of IBM Connections Touchpoint for a customer a stumbled upon an "issue" that is not (yet) covered in the documentation but is/will be an issue in the "real world™": "ssl-only environments" (properly: "tls-only"). The Connections documentation has a whole chapter called "Forcing traffic to be sent over an encrypted connection" on how to redirect all HTTP traffic to Connections to HTTPS (which you should do in times like these).