Compare with Exchange Server !!!

I,m new to lotus note! What is the advantage of lotus note over the exchange server.

What conditions should I chose lotus note rather than the exchange server!

Please advise. Thank experts!

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kevinc29Author Commented:
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In this case the best way is to build your own picture.
Here are some links:

From the Notes FAQ: 

From Lotus:

And the other side (Microsoft): 

Personally, considering my experiences with Microsofts products and Microsofts overall strategy, I very much prefer Lotus Notes. Especially in fast prototyping, security, architecture and long term strategy of the product Notes has big advantages.
But if you ask this question in a Microsoft forum you might get different answers.

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