Appendix B. Understanding Replication
Replication is something unique to Lotus Notes. This appendix explains
What replication is
How replication works
How to replicate your databases to and from the server
How Replication Works
Domino data is stored in databases that are usually hosted by Domino servers, but which may also be hosted by your own Notes client. A given database might be hosted by a single Domino server or Notes workstation or by multiple machines—one or more Domino servers and possibly multiple users’ Notes workstations as well.
The primary reason why a database may exist on multiple machines is so that users can gain access to the data more quickly and conveniently. Notes can deliver locally stored data to you more quickly than data stored ...