Sametime 8.5 Launched

Sametime 8.5 is available for download. The infocenter is working and for instant messagin you need this:

Deploying instant messaging and presence only

To provide instant messaging and presence only, use a Sametime® Community Server or cluster of servers running on Domino®.

The following components are deployed in a Sametime environment that contains instant messaging and presence only:

  • Lotus® Sametime System Console (used for managing and administering servers from a central location)
  • DB2®
  • LDAP directory
  • Lotus Sametime Community Server
  • Lotus Sametime Proxy Server
  • Sametime Connect client, Sametime client embedded in Notes®, or Sametime browser client
To extend instant messaging to external communities, also deploy Lotus Sametime Gateway. To provide audio-visual features in the Sametime client, also deploy Lotus Sametime Media Manager.