DOM545 - Domino Designer and Lotus Notes

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Subject Title
Domino Designer and Lotus Notes

Subject Description
The Lotus DOMINO server, powered by Lotus Notes combines Web Server technology with the problem messaging, groupware and application development capabilities of Notes. This subject will provide a basic introduction to Lotus Notes; an extensive look at developing applications using Domino Designer including issues involving extending a Domino application to work on the web; an overview of Domino Administrator; and a look at configuring Domino on the AS/400 and using Domino to access AS/400 databases.

Credit Status
1 Credit for CPA/CPD program.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

  •         Use the Notes Formula Language in a Domino Application
  •         Design and create forms and views
  •         Access DB2 tables using Domino Connection Services
  •         Extend a Domino Application to work on the Web.
  •         Use sections, tables, pages, embedded views, hotspots, links, outlines and framesets
  •         Use the LotusScript Language in a Domino Application
  •         Use the Java Language and the Java Debug Console in a Domino Application
  •         Understand and be able to apply Domino and Database Security measures
  •         Create an Agent using the Domino Agent Builder.
  •         Use a Workflow Design Template

Essential Employability Skills
Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

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