IBM Verse On-Premises V1.0.5 helps improve user experience with intelligent folder suggestions, dual time zone display in calendar, and support for third-party chat platforms

IBM United States Software Announcement 218-530
November 6, 2018

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OverviewOverviewTechnical informationTechnical information
Key prerequisitesKey prerequisitesOrdering informationOrdering information
Planned availability datePlanned availability dateTerms and conditionsTerms and conditions
DescriptionDescriptionPricesPrices
Program numberProgram numberOrder nowOrder now
PublicationsPublications


At a glance

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IBM Verse® On-Premises V1.0.5 continues to build on its innovative experience for on-premises users with capabilities that are designed to increase ease of use and offer greater extensibility:

  • Emails can be quickly organized with new folder suggestion feature.
  • Meetings can be scheduled across time zones.
  • Email compose window can be minimized and restored while viewing other emails.
  • Custom chat solutions can be used with Click to chat feature.


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Overview

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Verse On-Premises V1.0.5 continues to transform enterprise email by combining collaborative communication with a focus on work and tasks that matter most. Intuitive user design is a key attribute of Verse, which delivers an innovative email experience to both cloud and on-premises users. Verse On-Premises V1.0.5 includes the following enhancements for users and administrators:

  • When a user files an email, Verse On-Premises can suggest folders to use based upon the user's previous selections and content contained in the email.
  • When composing an email, a user has the option to mark the email as confidential in the subject line.
  • The email compose window has a minimize and restore button that enables users to view other emails while composing a new message. This enhancement eliminates the need for users to save an email being composed as a draft while checking other email.
  • The option to empty the trash is readily available at the top of the folder or inbox.
  • The calendar can display a second time zone in the right margin, providing quick access to meeting times for two different zones.
  • The calendar view can be printed.
  • Click to chat capabilities are enhanced with an option to register a custom extension for a user-preferred chat client.
  • Extensibility and customization enhancements that enable clients to tailor the experience to meet the needs of the organization include:
    • Color and theme modifications
    • Support for adding a submenu in the navigation bar
    • Support for optional integration with Gravatar for display pictures in the Important to Me bar, and Business Cards
  • Calendar preview capability enables the administrator to configure Verse On-Premises to preview the ongoing enhancements to the calendar experience. This capability is off by default.

Verse takes a different approach to enterprise email by integrating the ways that employees connect each day into a single collaboration environment for mail, meetings, calendars, file sharing, or social.



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Key prerequisites

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux® and Windows™ Server 64-bit systems are supported.

The following are required:

  • IBM® Domino® V9.01, Feature Pack 9, or later
  • IBM Connections™ V5.5, or later

See the Software requirements section for details.



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Planned availability date

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November 6, 2018



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Description

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IBM Verse On-Premises V1.0.5 continues to bring collaborative innovation to organizations. Using advanced design thinking, Verse helps you prioritize work, personalize the collaboration experience, build stronger working relationships, and improve time management so that teams can spend more time on higher value work.

Powered by IBM Domino, IBM's security-rich application platform for hosting email and business applications, Verse On-Premises improves the communications and collaboration environment in the following ways:

  • Presents mail based on what is important to you. Using advanced search capabilities, Verse On-Premises keeps you organized so that you stay current with important work items and events.
  • Clears clutter and creates more clarity. Experienced through a simple, fully customizable interface, Verse On-Premises helps you focus on the projects and workloads that matter most.
  • Keeps your teams connected and agile. Discover new ways to work together by using Verse On-Premises built-in extension points for integrating with your other application or solution investments.
  • Eliminates the need to deploy a rich client (for example, IBM Notes® or Microsoft™ Outlook) for email, calendaring, and scheduling. IBM Client Application Access offers a lightweight alternative solution for accessing your Notes and Domino applications. This optional capability is seamlessly integrated with Verse On- Premises.
  • Enables mobile capability. Take many of the capabilities of IBM Verse On- Premises with you on your Apple iOS or Google Android mobile device. While you are mobile or traveling, you can continue to collaborate with important people, manage tasks that need action, and respond quickly to top items.

Accessibility by people with disabilities

A US Section 508 Accessibility Compliance Report containing details on accessibility compliance can be found on the Product accessibility information website.



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Reference information

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For more information about IBM Verse On-Premises, see Software Announcement 218-368, dated August 14, 2018.



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Program number

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Program number VRM Program name
5724-Z08 10.0.0 IBM Domino Enterprise client access
5724-Z09 10.0.0 IBM Domino Messaging client access
5724-Z10 10.0.0 IBM Domino Messaging and Collaboration Express®


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Offering Information

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Product information is available on the IBM Offering Information website.

More information is also available on the Passport Advantage® and Passport Advantage Express website.



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Publications

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No publications are provided for this release.



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Services

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Software Services

IBM Software Services has the breadth, depth, and reach to manage your services needs. You can leverage the deep technical skills of our lab-based, software services team and the business consulting, project management, and infrastructure expertise of our IBM Global Services team. Also, we extend our IBM Software Services reach through IBM Business Partners to provide an extensive portfolio of capabilities. Together, we provide the global reach, intellectual capital, industry insight, and technology leadership to support a wide range of critical business needs.

To learn more about IBM Software Services, contact your Lab Services Sales or Delivery Leader.



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Technical information

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Specified operating environment

Software requirements

One of the following systems is required with Domino running:

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Server 6 or Server 7 64-bit
  • Microsoft™ Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise or Standard Edition 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2012 Standard or Datacenter Edition 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard or Datacenter Edition 64-bit

Planning information

Packaging

This offering is delivered through the internet as an electronic download. There is no physical media.

This program, when downloaded from a website, contains the applicable IBM license agreement and License Information, if appropriate, which will be presented for acceptance at the time of installation of the program. For future reference, the license and License Information will be stored in a directory such as LICENSE.TXT.



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Ordering information

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For ordering information, consult your IBM representative or authorized IBM Business Partner, or go to the Passport Advantage website.

This product is only available through Passport Advantage. It is not available as shrinkwrap.

These products may only be sold directly by IBM or by authorized IBM Business Partners for Channel Value Rewards.

More information can be found on the IBM Channel Value Rewards website.

To locate IBM Business Partners for Channel Value Rewards in your geography for a specific Channel Value Rewards portfolio, go to the Find a Business Partner page.

Product: IBM Domino Enterprise client access (5724-Z08)

Product: IBM Domino Messaging client access (5724-Z09)

Product: IBM Domino Messaging and Collaboration Express (5724-Z10)


Passport Advantage

No new parts.

Charge metric

The charge metrics for these licensed products can be found in the following License Information documents:

Program identifier License Information document title License Information document number
5724-Z08 IBM Domino Enterprise client access L-HKAG-B4J9GT
5724-Z09 IBM Domino Messaging client access L-HKAG-B4J9GT
5724-Z10 IBM Domino Messaging and Collaboration Express (R) L-HKAG-B4J9GT

Select your language of choice and scroll down to the Charge Metrics section. Follow-on releases, if any, may have updated terms. See the License Information documents website for more information.



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Terms and conditions

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The information provided in this announcement letter is for reference and convenience purposes only. The terms and conditions that govern any transaction with IBM are contained in the applicable contract documents such as the IBM International Program License Agreement, IBM International Passport Advantage Agreement, and the IBM Agreement for Acquisition of Software Maintenance.

This product is only available through Passport Advantage.

Licensing

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This software license includes Software Subscription and Support (also referred to as Software Maintenance).

Software Maintenance

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License Information number

The following License Information documents apply to the offering in this announcement:

Program identifier License Information document title License Information document number
5724-Z08 IBM Domino Enterprise client access L-HKAG-B4J9GT
5724-Z09 IBM Domino Messaging client access L-HKAG-B4J9GT
5724-Z10 IBM Domino Messaging and Collaboration Express (R) L-HKAG-B4J9GT

Follow-on releases, if any, may have updated terms. See the License Information documents website for more information.

Limited warranty applies

Yes

Limited warranty

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IBM provides you with access to IBM databases containing information about known program defects, defect corrections, restrictions, and bypasses at no additional charge. For further information, see the IBM Support Guide.

IBM will maintain this information for at least one year after the original licensee acquires the program (warranty period).

Program technical support

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This technical support allows you to obtain assistance (by telephone or electronic means) from IBM for product-specific, task-oriented questions regarding the installation and operation of the program product. Software Subscription and Support (Software Maintenance) also provides you with access to updates (modifications or fixes), releases, and versions of the program. You will be notified, through an announcement letter, of discontinuance of support with 12 months' notice. If you require additional technical support from IBM, including an extension of support beyond the discontinuance date, contact your IBM representative or IBM Business Partner. This extension may be available for a fee.

For additional information about the IBM Software Support Lifecycle Policy, see the IBM Software Support Lifecycle Policy website.

Money-back guarantee

If for any reason you are dissatisfied with the program and you are the original licensee, you may obtain a refund of the amount you paid for it, if within 30 days of your invoice date you return the program and its PoE to the party from whom you obtained it. If you downloaded the program, you may contact the party from whom you acquired it for instructions on how to obtain the refund.

For clarification, note that (1) for programs acquired under the IBM International Passport Advantage offering, this term applies only to your first acquisition of the program and (2) for programs acquired under any of IBM's On/Off Capacity on Demand (On/Off CoD) software offerings, this term does not apply since these offerings apply to programs already acquired and in use by you.

Volume orders (IVO)

No

Passport Advantage applies

Yes, information is available on the Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express website.

Software Subscription and Support applies

Yes. Software Subscription and Support, also referred to as Software Maintenance, is included with licenses purchased through Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express. Product upgrades and Technical Support are provided by the Software Subscription and Support offering as described in the Agreements. Product upgrades provide the latest versions and releases to entitled software, and Technical Support provides voice and electronic access to IBM support organizations, worldwide.

IBM includes one year of Software Subscription and Support with each program license acquired. The initial period of Software Subscription and Support can be extended by the purchase of a renewal option, if available.

While your Software Subscription and Support is in effect, IBM provides you assistance for your routine, short duration installation and usage (how-to) questions, and code-related questions. IBM provides assistance by telephone and, if available, electronic access, only to your information systems (IS) technical support personnel during the normal business hours (published prime shift hours) of your IBM support center. (This assistance is not available to your users.) IBM provides Severity 1 assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For additional details, see the IBM Support Guide. Software Subscription and Support does not include assistance for the design and development of applications, your use of programs in other than their specified operating environment, or failures caused by products for which IBM is not responsible under the applicable agreements.

Unless specified otherwise in a written agreement with you, IBM does not provide support for third-party products that were not provided by IBM. Ensure that when contacting IBM for covered support, you follow problem determination and other instructions that IBM provides, including in the IBM Support Guide.

For additional information about the International Passport Advantage Agreement and the IBM International Passport Advantage Express Agreement, go to the Passport Advantage and Passport Advantage Express website.

Variable charges apply

No

Educational allowance available

Not applicable.



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IT system security involves protecting systems and information through intrusion prevention, detection, and response to improper access from within and outside your enterprise. Improper access can result in information being altered, destroyed, or misappropriated or can result in misuse of your systems to attack others. Without a comprehensive approach to security, no IT system or product should be considered completely secure and no single product or security measure can be completely effective in preventing improper access. IBM systems and products are designed to be part of a regulatory compliant, comprehensive security approach, which will necessarily involve additional operational procedures, and may require other systems, products, or services to be most effective.

Important: IBM does not warrant that any systems, products, or services are immune from, or will make your enterprise immune from, the malicious or illegal conduct of any party.



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Prices

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