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How to Balance Usability and Data Protection in the BYOD Era

Gil Cattelain

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April 22, 2019 3:44 pm

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Priority one for corporate IT: protect company data across devices and networks. Unfortunately, this conflicts with your users’ top priority: completing tasks and using those resources as needed. Today, the “bring your own device” (BYOD) movement has increased the number of devices and locations. Current mobile device management (MDM) solutions offer control at the expense …

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Categories: Expert Views, PR Blog, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks TKB

New GroupWise Web Client Tech Preview Webinar Posted

Mike Bills

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April 11, 2019 12:01 pm

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I wanted to give another special thanks to everyone that was able to attend our Webinar today to get a first look at the new GroupWise Web Client. If you were not able to join or you just want to watch it again the recording of the Webinar can be found here.

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Categories: Collaboration, Collaboration Blog, Expert Views, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, GroupWise TKB, Technical

Upgrading to Filr 4 from a VM with snapshots

BSCHOOFS

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April 10, 2019 4:50 pm

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These steps can be used when upgrading any major Filr release (like Filr 2 to Filr 3, or any upgrade requiring an appliance replacement, preserving the vastorage disk).

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Categories: Collaboration, Filr, Filr TKB, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical

Micro Focus Filr 4.0 is Now Available!

Nick Scholz

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April 8, 2019 5:19 pm

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Micro Focus is pleased to announce the availability of Filr 4.0, the latest iteration of our powerful Enterprise File Sync-and-Share solution. Version 4.0 is a big one, and it includes plenty of exciting features and enhancements, many of which were requests straight from you, our users! Micro Focus Filr 4.0 is here! Highlights include: Revamped Look and …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, Filr, Filr TKB, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical

Micro Focus Retain 4.8 is now released!



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April 8, 2019 1:31 pm

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We’re pleased to announce that Retain 4.8 is now available! Our latest release features these enhancements: Additional Android file types can now be viewed If a sender/recipient is not recognized as an internal user for both PIN & SMS messages, a mock email address is used when forwarding (e.g. Phone_numberRetain@test.com) MySQL 8.0 is now supported …

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Categories: Announcements, Enterprise Messaging, Information Archiving, Information Management & Governance, Information Management & Governance Blog, Retain Unified Archiving, Technical

SLES11 SP4 notification while patching OES11 SP3 and OES2015 SP1

Madhan

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April 3, 2019 10:33 am

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Hi Everyone, Just a heads up.  As you may know SLES11 SP4 went out of general support at the end of March 2019. Now, if you try to patch any OES version based on that like OES11 SP3 or OES2015 SP1, you may receive an pop-up notification like the below.  It’s informational in nature and …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, iPrint, Open Enterprise Server, Open Enterprise Server TKB, Technical

GroupWise Resource Archive – March 2019

Advansys

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April 2, 2019 9:18 am

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The March 2019 release of the free GroupWise Resource Archive, which provides easy research of the NGW Digest email discussions between GroupWise administrators, partners, and consultants, is now available. Use the high speed text search capabilities to discover invaluable guidance within topics ranging from GroupWise technical issues to Micro Focus/Novell business discussions. The GroupWise Resource Archive can be …

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See End-User Productivity at Micro Focus Universe Next Week!

Nick Scholz

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March 22, 2019 4:45 pm

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Micro Focus Universe is almost upon us, and it’s going to be one of the biggest events of the year for Micro Focus users and fans! Those of you here in the Cool Solutions community know that end-user productivity is near and dear to our hearts. We love sharing new thoughts, ideas, product releases, and …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, Collaboration Blog, End-user How-to, Enterprise Messaging, Events, Messaging & Team Collaboration

Ransomware: Preventing Hostage Data

Gil Cattelain

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March 22, 2019 10:23 am

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The goal of ransomware is simple: to hold your data hostage until a ransom is paid to its captor. The effects are devastating. The NotPetya ransomware is estimated to have cost businesses up to $10 billion. Its sibling, WannaCry, tallied somewhere between $4 billion and $8 billion in losses to business. The costs of ransomware …

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Categories: Expert Views, General, PR Blog, Security, Security Blog, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks

File Dynamics: How Data Breaches, Ransomware, and Compliance Transformed a Network File System Management Product to a Recognized Leader in Data Access Governance

buckgashler

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March 20, 2019 11:37 am

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With the approaching first year anniversary of the introduction of File Dynamics, I thought I would provide some insight on why we took the Storage Manager for Active Directory product, significantly enhanced its capabilities, and gave it a more applicable name. Origins File Dynamics is built from a heritage of technology first introduced in 2003 …

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Categories: Expert Views, File Dynamics, File Services and Management, Information Management & Governance, Information Management & Governance Blog, Storage Manager

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