Connecting to Other Messaging Systems

Software Requirements

The Notes connector requires the same software as Exchange 2000. For a complete list of software requirements, see Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server Planning and Installation. In addition, the connector requires the following software:

For information on establishing a LAN-based, client-server connection for Notes, see Lotus Notes Release 4 Network Connection Guide.

Important   While the connector is running, do not run the Notes client or other OLE-enabled application software on the same computer as the connector. Such applications can interfere with the processing of OLE objects by the connector.

Connector Performance

Performance planning for Exchange typically involves a trade-off between serving the needs of local users and processing message and directory synchronization traffic through the connector. For best performance, install the connector on an Exchange server other than the one that hosts user mailboxes.

Related Topics

Install the Notes Client Configure the Lotus Notes/Domino Server