OpenNTF Lotus Awards

Category openntf lotus awards


There are two brand new Lotus Award categories this year for open source contributions:

Best Open Source Contribution by an Individual

This Award will be presented to person that provides the best template, solution, widget or sample, made available via Open Source through OpenNTF.org. The offering must leverage new technology innovations introduced into the IBM LotusĀ® Notes and / or IBM Lotus Domino 8.X, such as XPages, Live Text, Application integration with the Sidebar, or mobilization of applications. Submissions for this Award should be solutions that leverage these new technologies to address a specific business need. Entries will be judged based on wow factor and completeness of solution (30%), innovation (10%), overall business value they demonstrate (30%), the extent to which these solutions leverage the technologies, and the ability to demonstrate how these enhancements boost end user and organizational effectiveness (30%). Special consideration will be given to developers new to the Notes and Domino development environment.

Best Open Source Contribution by a Business Partner

This Award will be presented to the business partner that provides the best commercial application made available via Open Source through OpenNTF.org. The offering must leverage new technology innovations introduced into the IBM LotusĀ® Notes and / or IBM Lotus Domino 8.X, such as XPages, Live Text, Application integration with the Sidebar, or mobilization of applications. Submissions for this Award should be solutions that leverage these new technologies to address a specific business need. Entries will be judged based on wow factor and completeness of solution (30%), innovation (10%), overall business value they demonstrate (30%), the extent to which these solutions leverage the technologies, and the ability to demonstrate how these enhancements boost end user and organizational effectiveness (30%). Special consideration will be given to developers new to the Notes and Domino development environment.

Best of luck to all the individuals and business partners submitting award entries. For the record Elguji will not be submitting any award nominations for either of these two categories.