I received a message last weekend with the subject “Er is iemand die van je houdt” (‘There is someone that loves you’). Of course I was curious, it was valentines day so who wouldn’t! Unfortunatly for me, it wasn’t what I was hoping for: A marketing ploy, yes…., […]

LCTY – Silverside

For everyone interested in knowing what was said at Lotusphere 2010: The date and location of our Silverside LCTY session is set! Lotus Comes To You  with special speaker Douglas Spencer – IBM USA Date: 31 maart 2010 Location: Expo, Houten starting at 13:00 Sign in here With […]


I was watching television yesterday when something caught my eye. For a while now we’ve been innundated with show reruns on television. Yes I know it’s a very common thing in other countries but here they used to prevent that as much as possible. I don’t know why […]

Blog layout

As you can see I’m still exploring the different templates for this blog so don’t be surprised if it changes a bit from time to time. I love to explore the different possibilities and features!

Lotus Knows video

Ok, it’s been a couple of weeks already but I still get the vibe when watching this video that was shown at the closing session of Lotusphere 2010…


One of the products Lotus has bought over the years and incorporated into their Lotus portfolio that always interested me was Lotus Workflow. I have a real admiration for this product that has been out there now for a over decade but still is more than versatile and […]

Weekend 'splash'

Took my car to the carwash yesterday for the first time in 4 months to wash off months of mud, dirt, snow sludge and salt. Then looked for the first big mud puddle I could find and ……. drove straight through it! ….grin….

Social Media

I’ve been blogging for several years now. But, just personal stuff, for Friends & Family so to say and avoiding anything having to do with work. I’ve had a LinkedIn profile and Twitter account but didn’t do much with those. After hearing some stories about using Social Media […]


Wikipedia has a nice definition when it comes to ‘usability’ in relation to computer science: “the elegance and clarity with which the interaction with a computer program or a web site is designed” A very, very important part of designing applications and websites and at the same time […]

Lotussphere 2010

So OK, I’ve already mentioned Lotusphere 2010 was the inspiration for this weblog so the logical first blog would of course be on….. Lotusphere 2010! What can I tell you, my mind is still trying to find it’s way back to earth after being in the ‘cloud’ for […]