Connectria's Chris Miller to Speak at Admin2005 Europe Training Conference for Lotus Software Professionals

ST. LOUIS, MO (November 17, 2005) - Chris Miller, Director of Messaging and Collaboration for Connectria, has been invited to speak at Admin2005 Europe for Lotus Software Professionals as one of the world's leading Lotus experts. His training sessions will cover various topics dealing with messaging infrastructure services, client configuration and maintenance, core Domino server administration, Notes/Domino extended products, and domain monitoring in Notes/Domino Release 7. Chris is a Certified Lotus Professional (CLP) in Domino 7, Principal Certified Lotus Professional (PCLP) in ND6, R5, R4, and Collaboration, a Certified Lotus Instructor (CLI), and IBM Lotus Workplace certified. He has been working with Domino administration since 1994 and is a frequent speaker at numerous Lotus conferences around the world. Admin2005 Europe, a Notes/Domino training event for Notes/Domino administrators and professionals, will take will take place in Amsterdam from December 5-7.

Chris Miller's Notes/Domino Training Sessions:
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Troubleshooting SMTP Routing
Deciphering the Notes.ini
Lotus Sametime (Instant Messaging) Server Configuration Tips and Techniques
Domino 7 Domain Monitoring
Automatic Diagnostic Collection Tool and Analysis
Troubleshooting Domino Web Access (iNotes)

Sessions details for Chris Miller's Notes/Domino training:

Messaging Infrastructure Services Track
Get best practices to ensure the reliability, stability, and security of your current messaging environment. Identify the appropriate set of tools and options for your organization to effectively and efficiently combat spam. Get the latest tips and techniques for troubleshooting internal and external routing problems, addressing and calendaring issues, archiving, journaling, and more

Troubleshooting SMTP Routing
Get proper debugging techniques to solve even the most difficult SMTP mail issues in Domino. Follow the route of a mail message as it flows through the Domino domain, entering from the Internet and exiting your Domino environment. View samples to test relays in your environment. Learn to effectively troubleshoot inbound and outbound SMTP errors and define the steps to test and secure the Domino SMTP server with a thorough security checklist. Clarify which messaging parts are handled by the Domino router and which are SMTP, and see how to properly manage authenticated SMTP traffic.

Client Configuration and Maintenance Track
Reduce your administration headaches and keep your users in sync, connected, structured, and secure, while providing ubiquitous access to Domino data. Ensure the security of certifier IDs and delegate registration at a lower level by implementing the Certificate Authority in ND6. Gain an understanding of Notes.ini parameters to aid in troubleshooting Notes client issues and learn the latest methods to effectively deploy desktop and security policy settings.

Deciphering the Notes.ini
The client and server Notes.ini files are filled with confusing lines - eliminate uncertainty with a detailed description of Notes.ini components, learn steps to successfully make changes, and pick up proven ways to manage these files. Leave armed with a sample Notes.ini file that contains sectioned descriptions of the components, as well as the skills necessary to ease your administration and management. Break down the structure of the Notes.ini, clarify how client and server ini files differ, distinguish what a majority of the variables mean, and discover where to find the proper description. Plus take home great undocumented Notes.ini settings.

Troubleshooting Domino Web Access (iNotes)
Tackle common DWA issues like unavailable personal addresses and instant messaging awareness problems. Distinguish which browsers do - and don't - support DWA, see how to troubleshoot error messages, and get a database containing tweaks that make the DWA template accessible by cell phone and PDA browsers. Find out how to deal with hard to understand error messages, including the dreaded "unable to process your request", and take home an error message matrix that exposes possible causes and fixes for common error messages.

Core Server Administration Track
Master Domino server administration with expert advice and field-tested best practices. Get tried and true tips for server maintenance and troubleshooting to avoid potentially crippling server issues. Tap into fresh techniques for diagnostic data collection and data analysis for efficient problem resolution. Troubleshoot and maintain an efficient clustered environment, plus get many more tips and tricks to make administration easier. Advance your administration skills to the next level by learning to enhance the overall performance of your systems with valuable techniques for Domino monitoring.

Automatic Diagnostic Collection Tool and Analysis
Discover proper configuration tips and tricks for Automatic Diagnostic Collection so you can monitor your servers and recover them from a crash. Learn how to read NSD files and find out the best ways to collect data for support regarding a Domino server crash. Dissect diagnostic files so you can correctly determine the cause of a crash. See how to appropriately limit the size of the console output file so your disk never fills up. Deal with users who complain about Notes client crashes but don't provide the data needed to resolve them. Leave with a complete understanding of how to collect diagnostic data for all client/server crashes in your organization.

Extended Products Track
Take an in-depth look at the Notes/Domino Extended Products: Instant Messaging, Web Conferencing, Team Workplace, and more. Our experts identify and detail the configuration tips and tricks you need to know so you can easily implement these products and seamlessly carry out their administration. Plus, get a jump on WebSphere Portal Administration.

Lotus Sametime (Instant Messaging) Server Configuration Tips and Techniques
Focus on Sametime 6.5.1 and see how to integrate it into your Domino environment. Hear real-world experiences on hosting and architecting Sametime solutions and tap into lessons learned in deploying Sametime in enterprises that range from single to multiple servers that reside inside and outside the firewall. Get the lowdown on load balancing meeting and chat services. Explore the SIP Gateway, learn how to cluster Sametime environments, and see how to connect your Sametime infrastructure to other enterprises. Come away with sample network diagrams and architectures of simple and advanced Sametime environments.

What's New in Release 7 Track
Find out what's new, what's been improved, what issues are addressed, and where potential challenges may lie as you prepare to embrace Release 7. Stay ahead of the game and arm yourself with information that will help you plan for an upgrade, including how NSFDB2 may impact your organization, client changes and new features, improvements in Calendaring and Scheduling, Fault Recovery Analysis, and much more. Plus, preview what lies beyond Release 7, and how it may impact your plans.

Domino 7 Domain Monitoring
See the new Domino Domain Monitoring (DDM) in Domino 7, which can detect, analyze, and resolve important and costly Domino problems across an enterprise. See how DDM rolls up, prioritizes, and presents you with complete server information at a single UI location so you can quickly determine the health of your entire domain. Understand DDM's innovative drill-down capabilities and ability to provide valuable real-time and historical information. Plus see how a variety of problems can be prioritized and filtered to the appropriate administrator, and how you can configure and run highly customizable checks to find and resolve problems quickly.

About ADMIN2005 Europe
ADMIN2005 Europe is a Notes/Domino conference covering topics such as messaging, performance, security, user management, server and database administration, collaboration, and Notes/Domino Release 7. This is the premier event for Notes/Domino administrators, analysts, architects, and consultants. ADMIN2005 Europe brings together the world's leading Notes/Domino administration experts to share their best practices, tips, tricks, and innovative solutions to help Notes/Domino professionals take advantage of the latest technologies and get more out of their existing environment. More information can be found at www.admin2005europe.com.

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