Notes/Domino Best Practices: Master Checklist

Below is a list of articles that every Notes/Domino application designer, administrator, and IT manager should read,regardless of their responsibilities. In addition, the following links take you to different sections of the checklist depending on your area of interest:

Click here for the Notes/Domino Performance Best Practices

Click here for the Notes/Domino Server Sizing Best Practices

Click here for the Domino Web Access Best Practices

Click here for the Transactional Logging Best Practices

Click here for the Notes/Domino Administration Best Practices

Click here for the Notes/Domino Security Best Practices

Click here for the Calendaring & Scheduling Best Practices
Source: IBM

IBM Notes/Domino Admin Tool

This technote contains an all-in-one Admin Tool that consists of a collection of tools that IBM Support provides in various technotes and wiki articles. These technotes usually require an Administrator to create agents to troubleshoot or workaround various issues. This goal of this tool is to eliminate those steps in favor of guided options to perform the required tasks.

Understanding SMTP authentication and securing your Domino 8 server from spam

LDD Article about SPAM Prevention SMTP Authentication

  •  Introduction
  • Overview of the SMTP process and of SMTP authentication
  • Determing whether Lotus Domino is open relay or closed relay
  • Making Lotus Domino a closed-relay serverEnabling SMTP authentication on the Domino server
  • SMTP authentication between Lotus Domino and Outlook clients
  • Avoiding address spoofing when relaying mail from authenticated users
  • Inbound anti-relay settings and message transfer to external Internet domains