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Where Can You Find Novell Products on the New Microfocus.com?

Ever since Novell was acquired by Micro Focus, our team has been hard at work marrying the two brands into a single cohesive entity under the Micro Focus name. It’s been a long process, with the most recent milestone being the integration between Novell.com and Microfocus.com. We’re excited to announce that, just recently, we successfully …

GroupWise Resource Archive – May 2016

Released upon the cusp of Summer in the Northern Hemisphere (Winter for Down Under), the May release of the free GroupWise Resource Archive enables easy research of NGW Digest email discussions between GroupWise administrators, partners and consultants.

MFSD Extensions & SOAP Web Services – Java code examples

Service Desk provides a rich experience for developers to extend the functionality and integrate with other 3rd party systems. Currently there are two ways to integrate 3rd party systems with Service Desk…

Looking for your Service Desk Reporting input

I am currently working on creating a Cool Solution’s Service Desk domain for ZENworks Reporting and am looking for folks that might be interested in doing custom reporting against Service Desk. If you are interested drop me an email at…

Renew Tomcat and Apache Certificates on the iPrint Appliance

The Tomcat and Apache Certificates will expire two years after the installation of an iPrint Appliance server. When those certificates expire, errors will be presented to the administrator when attempting to manage iPrint within iManager and the /psmstatus. Also, end user secure printer authenticates will fail. The below script will partially automate the steps required …

Install VMware Tools to iPrint Appliance

The host and guest operating systems run more efficiently when VMware tools are installed to the guest operating system. The steps and script below simplify the VMware Tools installation to the iPrint Appliance…

What’s new in GroupWise 2014 R2 SP1 Webinar Posted!

Another Collaboration Community Webinar completed, recorded and available to you! Today’s “Whats new in GroupWise 2014 R2 Sp1 and GroupWise Mobility 2014 R2 Sp1” webinar is now available to review here. If you were able to attend but just want to see it again you also have access to the recording.

Collaboration Community Webinar for June Scheduled

The next webinar for the Collaboration Community has been scheduled and is ready for you to register for! The topic for June is “GroupWise Coexistence Solution for Microsoft Exchange.” It is scheduled for Thursday June 30 at 10:00 AM MST. You can register for it today here!

Will We See You in Berlin for GWAVACon This September?

Summer may be just getting started, but here at Micro Focus we’re already thinking about GWAVACon, September 13 to 14 in Berlin. A premier two-day IT conference presented by one of our biggest partners, GWAVA, this annual event focuses on providing the latest news in mail server management and enterprise messaging. GWAVACon is an ideal …

Is Your Enterprise Help Desk Vulnerable?

When it comes to enterprise communications, most organizations walk a fine line between efficiency and complete chaos. When the network is functioning as it should, and employees have full access to the services they need, there are relatively few problems. But when things go awry—as they often do—it can lead to major disruptions—meaning frustrated customers …

Updated ZMM 3.2.1 Reporting Package

I’m please to provide an updated ZENworks Mobile Management Reporting Package for building custom ZR5 reports. This update adds new objects, fields and measures for new capabilities added since 2.8.2 including DEP devices, Certificate Management, SAML and much more. This version has been tested against ZENworks Mobile Management 3.2.1. To use the updated ZENworks Mobile Management …

GroupWise Ideas Portal: Make Your Voice Heard

Is there some feature or function you’ve really wanted to see in GroupWise? Well now there’s a way to let both Micro Focus Product Management and the entire GroupWise community know what you are looking for. It’s called the Ideas Portal and if you haven’t visited it yet—you really should! The Ideas Portal can be …

Service Desk Dashboard

Micro Focus Service Desk has reports that provide information about the performance of Service Desk to Supervisors and users in a graphical snapshot. The reports can be accessed easily and they can be exported to Excel and PDF formats. Service Desk has many reports on KPI, Requests, Service Agreements, and Configuration Items and on …

You’re Having Problems with a Micro Focus Product? Oh No!

When you are having problems with one or more of our products, you come to our site for one thing: help resolving your problem and getting your systems purring contently ASAP. It’s up to us to provide you with all the tools you need to do that and to make them easy to find and access Folks in need …

#ZENworks 2017 Preview 2 now available!

I am pleased to announce the availability of the next major milestone for ZENworks 2017. The engineering team has been hard at work building some exiciting new value into the product and I am happy to share it with you. Here’s what’s new in Preview 2: Refined mobile device enrollment workflow iOS Device Control policy …

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