"Lotus Domino will have life beyond the current 6.5 release,
according to executives from IBM's Lotus Software group. Over time
the collaboration server will be blended into the company's overall
Workplace scenario, and the company again pledged continued support
for current development and applications.
"The goal for Domino 7 and 8 over the next few years is to
provide full 'rich' client access to applications whether the user
is connected or disconnected from the Web, Lotus Software General
Manager Ambuj Goyal told CRN Wednesday afternoon. This rich client
will be based on open-source Eclipse code and will offer users and
developers great flexibility, said Larry Bowden, vice president of
portals and Lotus products for IBM Software..."