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Framework for Migrating Legacy IBM Notes and Domino Applications

Published: 08 August 2014

ID: G00263950

Analyst(s): Jim Duggan, Gavin Tay , Tom Austin


Organizations that have migrated away from IBM Notes/Domino email may still be faced with hundreds or even thousands of IBM Notes/Domino apps. Here is a framework to allow enterprise architects to identify appropriate road maps for both the mission-critical applications and the rest of these apps.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Step 1. Inventory and Classification of IBM Notes Applications in the Organization
    • Identify the Migration's Technical Complexities
  • Step 2. Ascertain the Organization's Migration Success Criteria
  • Step 3. Identify Application Options and Map to Existing Technology Platforms
  • Steps 4 and 5. Prioritize the Phases in Which These Applications Will Be Migrated and Execute the Transition
  • Step 6. Implement a Decommissioning and Archival Strategy

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