Lotus Notes Domino 8 upgrade use case document example

Get an example use case document of a Lotus Notes Domino 8 upgrade that explains the steps of upgrading messaging servers from versions 6.x or 5.x.

The following is an example of a use case document. You can use this example as a guideline when creating your own use case documents, which is an important step in the Domino 8 upgrade process.

Use case:

Domino Server Upgrade

Subject area:

This use case identifies the basic steps needed to upgrade the messaging servers from Notes/Domino 6.x (or 5.x) to Domino 8.

You are reading part 5 from "Upgrading to Lotus Notes Domino 8," excerpted from Chapter 7 of the book "Lotus Notes Domino 8: Upgrader's Guide," published by Packt Publishing.

Business event:

The upgrade will provide new TCO and management features to your company.


  • Architecture team
  • End user
  • ISSL (IBM Software Services for Lotus)
  • Administration team
  • Operations

Use case overview:

These use case deals with the architecture.

Help and support:

Be sure to check out the following sites for help and support from IBM and Lotus.

Upgrade Central:


Tutorial: Upgrading to Lotus Notes Domino 8

 Home: Introduction
 Part 1: The Lotus Notes Domino upgrade process
 Part 2: Reviewing the current Lotus Notes Domino infrastructure
 Part 3: The Lotus Notes Domino 8 upgrade path
 Part 4: Special feature considerations for upgrading to Lotus Notes Domino 8
 Part 5: Lotus Notes Domino 8 upgrade use case document example

Lotus Notes Domino 8: Upgrader's Guide This chapter excerpt from Lotus Notes Domino 8: Upgrader's Guide, is published with permission from Packt Publishing.

Click here for the chapter download.

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