NOTE: Lotus Domino 8.0.x is end of support on April 30, 2015.
Lotus Domino 8.0.2 for System i is available from your local authorized Lotus reseller, your IBM representative or IBM Business Partner. You can also download the Trial Web kit and try Domino 8 for 90 days!
Required system release
Domino 8 features
System i requirements -- IBM iSeries model 270 or 8xx servers; or eServer i5 model 520 and above
The following models are recommended:
The following models are not supported:
Use these values as general guidelines for minimum memory and disk space. The requirements for your environment may be different. For more information about sizing an iSeries or eServer i5 system for Domino, use the IBM Systems Workload Estimator.
Although a Domino server can run on any POWER model, the iSeries server models are optimized for client/server applications such as Domino. iSeries 270, 800-2464, 810-2465, and eServer i5 520-0901 are recommended for Notes-based mail or light applications only. Partial processor models may not be suitable for compute-intensive applications; IBM eServer i5 520-0902 or higher recommended for CPU-intensive workloads.
Attention LEI clients
Lotus Enterprise Integrator (LEI) Version 8. is required for use with the same version of Domino 8.
Important note for Language Pack users
If you currently use or need a non-English version of Domino, do not install the current maintenance release until the corresponding language packs are also available. When you upgrade a Domino server that has language parts installed, the upgrade process replaces all Domino language parts with the corresponding English version. Language packs are typically available 30 to 60 days after the English version.
Compatibility with other Lotus software
For the latest information about software compatibility for maintenance releases of Domino 8 and other Lotus software products, see the Lotus Software for IBM i operating system Compatibility Guide (PDF, 146KB).