Thanks to low code, HCL Domino Volt makes it easy to develop powerful, secure, and enterprise-ready applications. HCL is committed to a continuous delivery cycle and released the first major release of Domino Volt on July 28, 2020.


A lot has happened since the launch of Domino Volt. The latest release v1.0.1 comes with over 10 new features and improvements. The latest release allows users across the enterprise to continue to build applications without technical knowledge, whilst delivering greater value to your Domino investment. The highlights include:

  • Extend the reach of your applications: Increase engagement beyond your logged-in users by providing anonymous access to applications.
  • Unleash your Domino data: Point-and-click integration allows users to leverage Domino data in their applications without writing code.
  • Empower users with enterprise data: Easily look up company data, sales or directory information without the need for technical knowledge.

Creating applications is now even faster because workflow design and access to data is much easier. Get more value from your applications by extending their use outside your organization.

Watch the full replay here:

Full feature set: What’s new in v1.0.1:

  • Anonymous Access: Extend the value of Domino Volt to people outside your organization by creating applications that can be used without authentication to your directory.
  • Out-of-the-box directory services: Easily look up information about people in your directory, such as who is the manager of an employee, email address, location, or other data contained in the directory.
  • Direct access to Domino data: Domino Volt designers now have a simplified way to integrate data from Domino views and documents into their applications.
  • Docker containers: Container deployment helps streamline the setup and management of your Domino Volt installation. A pre-configured sample environment is included as an option for easy setup, learning and evaluation purposes.
  • Application Upgrade: Update edits and changes to existing applications. Upgrading keeps the URL used to access the application and previously collected data intact.
  • Dynamic role assignment: Assign users to dynamic roles. For example, you can assign an employee³s manager the role of “approver” for submitted requests.
  • Improved file user interface in the text widget: Easily add and manage files and images used in your text elements.
  • New JavaScript Editor: The new editor highlights JavaScript syntax and provides pre-built code snippets and object selection for quick code completion – increasing user productivity.
  • New JavaScript functions: Create custom navigation and use buttons or other elements from the palette to submit forms. New functions include – form.getStageAction(), app.getProductBaseURL(), app.getFormLaunchURL() and app.getRecordURL().
  • Service Catalog: Define and catalog service definitions that can be used by Domino Volt app designers. This “define once and use by all” approach allows organizations to create and reuse integration points specific to their organization. Domino Volt designers can integrate them into their applications without any technical knowledge of the API.
  • Integration of PDF documents: Add fillable PDF templates to your application to create PDF documents. Capture data and insert it into the template. Save the resulting PDF file locally or with the submission record.

We are happy to advise you

Do you have questions about Domino Volt? Please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact us

On 17.07.2020 the launch webinar of HCL Verse 2.0 took place. Version 2.0 is more modern and secure than ever before. HCL Verse 2.0 helps you to organize your day better and increases the efficiency and performance of your teamwork. Read more

Normality is slowly returning to our world, including work life. The home office is still the preferred place to work at, and many will certainly continue to do so – and that’s a good thing. We have learned that this is how it works. Read more

These are excited and exciting times in which we currently live and work. Many of us may experience for the first time what it means not to go to the office to do our daily work – if that is even possible. Read more

Despite the Corona crisis, we offer you our full service without any restrictions. Even from your home office we remain one hundred percent ready for you. Read more


The current exceptional situation with regard to the coronavirus affects all of us in everyday life as well as in a professional context. Thanks to our agile and digital way of working, we are also well prepared for the changes and restrictions of the coming weeks. In order to protect the health of our employees, we mainly work in the home office. Read more

Flexible and agile business software? How great would it be!

Read more

As in the years before, We4IT will be sponsoring the upcoming Engage conference! Europe’s biggest and most famous User Group Conference for HCL products (formerly IBM) will take place this year again in the Netherlands in Arnhem, after we had the pleasure to visit the wonderful city of Brussels last year. Read more

With the former IBM Champion Oliver Busse, the team of We4IT has a freshly elected HCL Ambassador on board. Read more

On December 4, HCL unveiled V11 from Notes/Domino and Sametime as well as Connections 6.5 (previously released) and other news about the new Nomad and Volt products. Read more