If your organization is upgrading to Domino and Notes 8.0.2, there are a number of new features and enhancements to existing functionality.
These are listed below, along with links to relevant product documentation, as well as other technical content resources, such as developerWorks articles, tech notes, Wikis, and more.
If you know of other resources that have helped you with product updates, please add to this Wiki article, and thank you!
New in Notes and Domino 8.0.2
Domino is now supported on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5.1, 32-bit and 64-bit.
For additional information, see "Notes and Domino 8.0.2 platforms and system requirements" in the release notes.
NTLMv2 proxy authentication
NTLMv2 proxy authentication is now supported. There are no special configuration instructions; it can be configured in the same way as any other proxy. Note, however, that the Apache Axis 1.4 runtime used for Domino Web Services does not use the platform URL handler, and will not obey the proxy configuration.
Notes client on Linux
The Notes Toolbox / My Widgets and LiveText features have been expanded to include platform support for Linux
Domino Access for Microsoft Outlook
- Support for DAMO in a Citrix environment has been introduced
- Support for Outlook 2007 - DAMO now runs on Outlook 2007 SP1
- Support for Windows Vista OS.
Notes 8.0.2 client performance was improved significantly from 8.0.1.
For more information about this release, see:
Additional technical content resources
Knowledge Collection: Upgrading to Lotus Notes/Domino 8.x
What new features in Notes 8 require a Domino 8 server or mail template?
Planning your upgrade to Lotus Notes/Domino 8.0.1
Notes/Domino Fix List: 8.0.2
What's new in IBM Lotus Notes and Domino 8
Related Wiki articles
Upgrading to Notes and Domino 8.0.1: Things you need to know
Browser setting via desktop policy: Notes/Domino 8.0.1