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What is Unified Endpoint Management?

I’ve recently spent the last couple of weeks talking about Micro Focus’ vision and strategy for the ZENworks product portfolio to a number of customers and partners. In a nutshell, the vision is for ZENworks to be an easy-to-use, Unified Endpoint Management solution with strong self-service and application management capabilities, provided in an identity centric, …

Best Practices for Preparing Your Network for Filr, Using File Reporter and Storage Manager

A few months after the initial release of Filr, I wrote an article on how file management products such as File Reporter and Storage Manager could simplify the deployment of Filr by utilizing product features to not only help you learn which files make sense to make available for remote file sharing and access, but …

Introducing Collaboration Community Webinars

If you have been watching this blog and have attended any event that I have spoken at recently you know that we are big on community and working very hard with community. One of my favorite community features we have introduced and implemented this year is the Ideas forum and that has been a great …

Archiving GroupWise Email to Google Vault

Nexic: Looking to archive GroupWise email to the cloud? Google Vault is a great solution. In 2007, Google acquired the email cloud archiving company Postini. Postini was started in 1999 and has many years of experience in email archiving. After the acquisition, Google started work creating their first Google owned-version: Google Message Discovery, which was based …

Troubleshooting DSfW user authentication

Logs and configurations to look at to troubleshoot and resolve DSfW user authentication.

DSfW FSMO Roles

In Domain Services for Windows, as in AD, there are 5 roles that are assigned to the first DSfW server in the forest. These roles are called Flexible Single Master Operation roles or FSMO roles for short. The 5 FSMO roles are…

Now Is the Time to Double Down on Endpoint Security

This is Jake, your VP of sales: Jake is everyone’s favorite employee. He’s great at his job, makes the company a lot of money and is friendly and easy-going. He’s probably the least suspicious person in your enterprise, and the last person you would expect to be a digital security liability. The truth, however, is …

Bundle Assignment Best Practices Webinar recording now available!

On Sept 23 we kicked off the ZENworks Community Technical Webinars with the Bundle Assignment Best Practices webinar. We had great attendance and although there were a few technical hiccups I think it turned out pretty great. For anyone that wasn’t able to join us I’ve posted a recording that you can check it out …

In Case You Missed It: Micro Focus GWAVACon 2015 in Berlin

It’s been a busy week here at Micro Focus, as the team is fresh off an excellent event in IT, GWAVACon—an annual conference for network professionals filled with informative lectures and discussions. This year, the theme of the conference was mail server management and enterprise messaging. For the second year running, the event was held …

Solutions for Archiving GroupWise Email to the Cloud

Nexic: Do you feel the options for archiving GroupWise email to the cloud are too limited? This article will help you understand more options that are available for GroupWise.

Filr Axion Technical Preview is now available

Yesterday I explained that we have simplified the Technical Preview process for anyone who is interested in participating. GroupWise Cornell was available already and as of today, you now have access to Filr Axion as well. If you are interested in evaluating either of these, please sign up for the Technical Preview and participate in …

Updated Technical Preview Program

Some of you may have participated in the Technical Preview program in the past. The program is run by Sales, and specifically the SEs, and allows customers like yourselves to get early access to the software before it ships. It’s a bit different than just a public beta in that not all products will offer …

Introducing ZENworks 2016 Preview Program

ZENworks 11 SP4 is just out, but here at Micro Focus, we are already working towards our next release – ZENworks 2016. With this release, we want to take a slightly different approach in how we build and deliver ZENworks. This time around, we want to share with you what we have built, while we …

Five Things Employees Hate About Enterprise Applications

In the modern enterprise, applications are the gears that keep basic processes running. Just about every department, from finance to marketing to design, relies on applications to remain productive. And yet, they are often blamed when they don’t work properly. With this in mind, here are five common problems that workers face when using enterprise …

New Updates to File Reporter and Storage Manager

In the last 30 days, we’ve released updated versions of File Reporter and Storage Manager. Even though these are just maintenance releases, both updates provide some feature updates and bug fixes that you’ll want to leverage right away. File Reporter 2.6.1 Support for Clustered EMC Isilon Devices using SmartConnect Mode Support for EMC Isilon NAS …

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