Special conference pricing for CLPs was offered to Lotusphere attendees for several years and then taken away last year. I think this really hurt IBM/Lotus' relationship with the certified community more than if they never offered it in the first place. Why not just offer us a token $100 discount ...
Last year cert-lab was about to die, but was brought back in.
Has it gone for good now, or could a joint effort (VOTES please) make it survive ?
The Lotusphere 2008 session preference survey came out, which allows an attendee to vote for only 5 BOF sessions. With the "Communities of Interest" BOFs stuck on the bottom of a list of probably more than 100 BOF submissions, it doesn't look too good for the one I submitted (related ...
Today any Notes addins (API programs) may trigger a separate password dialog box, if the user hasn't selected the "Don't prompt for a password from other Notes-based programs (reduces security)" - which is kind of ON or OFF regarding securty for addons.
What if we could "certify" applications somehow ...
How about a certification path for crash and performance troubleshooting issues.
Although the admin path is on setting up your server, it doesn't really cover low level troubleshooting involved to find the root cause in crashes or performance issues (not always directly related to Notes/Domino).