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The Linux “Shellshock” Vulnerability and Your Novell Products

For all of us at Novell, the security of your data is of the utmost importance. Security researchers have discovered the following new software vulnerabilities that could affect Novell’s products and customers. What is the ShellShock vulnerability and how do I know it exists on my systems?

OES/SLES Registration Script

A script to easily register Open Enterprise Servers or SLES severs.

Get the most out of BrainShare

Personally I am a huge fan of Evernote and use it for almost everything in my professional and personal life. In preparation for their own conference that is happening this week, the people at Evernote have published an article on how best to use Evernote at conferences to take notes to help you remember what …

Hello Again GroupWise!

I am very excited today to be able to re-introduce myself to the GroupWise community and talk about my new role with Novell as the Product Manager for Collaboration. Before I get started I do want to tip my hat to my predecessor, Mr GroupWise Dean Lythgoe…

ENGL Z-Remote™ for ZENworks

Since the release of ZENworks Configuration Management (ZCM), one of the most commonly requested enhancements from ZENworks administrators is for a standalone remote management tool…

ZENworks Quality

As many of you are aware of early versions of ZENworks Configuration Management could be challenging. Over the last eight years we’ve put a lot of work into tweaking our development processes …

Overcoming the Challenges of Virtual Endpoint Management

Your business uses a variety of different virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solutions such as Microsoft Windows, Active Directory and VMware Horizon (View). These solutions can be deployed to VDI end users across the globe; however, they don’t provide the comprehensive virtual endpoint management features that users need to ensure that these solutions perform up to …

Using Wireshark to Trace ZENworks and other SSL secured traffic

When I started at Novell almost twenty years ago I had the privilege of working on the LAN support team. Our job was to basically use tools like Network General’s Sniffer and LANalyzer to troubleshoot network communications. With help from great people like Earle Wells and Thom Kerby I quickly learned how to use these …

Don’t Sweat Data Compliance: Invest in Mobile Device Management

Mobility has become one of the biggest drivers of productivity and cost savings in the enterprise. But for companies operating in highly-regulated industries like financial and healthcare, implementing traditional mobility or bring your own device (BYOD) solutions is much more difficult due to the overwhelming amount of regulatory policies that must be followed.

Novell-Cifs CASA Repair Tool

A tool to troubleshoot and fix the system created CASA key: common-proxy-casa and CASA key: novell-cifs

Quick Reference Tool for VI

A tool to learn vi/vim or to be used as a quick reference tool – vic short for vi commands.

Licensed Products Allocation Report

This is a predefined report created to provide the Allocation and installation details of each Licensed Product. This solution works for all DB’s (Sybase, Oracle, MS-Sql).

Join the OES 2015 Authorized Beta!

Dear Open Enterprise Server Customers, The newest version of OES – code named Altair and releasing as OES 2015, is preparing for its authorized beta. What’s New in OES 2015?

Proof of Life [Mobile Device Management]

I’m sure many of you have heard for quite some time that eventually the mobile management capabilities found in ZENworks Mobile Management will eventually be making their way into the ZENworks architecture.

The Attachmate Group announces intention to merge with Micro Focus

The Attachmate Group a privately-held software holding company owned by an investment group led by Francisco Partners, Golden Gate Capital, Elliott Management and Thoma Bravo, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Micro Focus … 

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