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Open Enterprise Server 2015 and AD Only Users



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March 11, 2015 3:20 pm

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We had previously posted a video of how you can migrate the file system rights of existing eDirectory OES users to their equivalent AD identity. We now have a new video to show you what happens when the user exists only in Active Directory IE if your organization is moving to AD as …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, General, NetWare, Novell, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Annihilate Novell Backup Windows: The True Speed of SEP sesam

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February 6, 2015 12:18 pm

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How long is your typical Novell backup window? 2 days? 4 days? 6 days? SEP recognizes the pain points in the industry when backing up Novell environments which include GroupWise, OES Clusters, eDirectories, and NSS Volumes.  Our backup and disaster recovery solution, SEP sesam, comes pre-loaded with patented Multi-Streaming Technology which can facilitate unlimited simultaneous data streams, resulting …

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Categories: GroupWise, NetWare, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Is Your Backup Solution Cluster-Ready?

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January 6, 2015 4:00 pm

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With today’s complex IT environments, many companies have implemented clusters to ensure high availability and manageability of critical network resources.  When dealing with mission-critical data, an equally powerful backup solution must be in place to improve business continuity and decrease IT headaches.  Additionally, enterprises have incorporated multiple backup solutions to protect their infrastructure which increases the …

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Categories: Cluster Services, End-user How-to, NetWare, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

How to implement Time Zone changes in Russia on NetWare (2014 year)



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October 23, 2014 10:52 am

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Background In October 2011 Russia ceased using of Daylight Savings Time (DST) and kept Summer time forever. Nine time zones around the territory were implemented in a range from UTC+3 to UTC+12. Moscow local time became UTC+4. Those changes are described in my previous post…

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Categories: General, NetWare, Novell, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Chance for easy $100 for OES users



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May 22, 2014 1:56 pm

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If you use OES or NetWare, we want to hear from you. Answer ten easy questions and you could win a $100 Amazon gift card or ten $10 Amazon cards. Piece of cake.

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It’s here. OES 11 SP2

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January 28, 2014 11:34 am

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There’s no ‘kind of’ about this.  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 11 SP2 IS a big deal. This service pack includes many improvements, some long-awaited and much-requested. Most of these changes increase the convenience for you, the Open Enterprise Server administrator. Below is a list of some of the most important changes and improvements. Install We’ve …

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Categories: Announcements, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, NetWare, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, PR Blog

Extended Support Lengthened for Novell NetWare 6.5

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January 6, 2014 2:36 pm

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Novell is pleased to announce that Extended Support for NetWare 6.5 has been extended to 31 December 2015.  To capitalize on the latest enhancements and maximize return on investment, Novell encourages customers to upgrade to the latest release of Novell Open Enterprise Server.  However, we are offering additional support on NetWare for customers who need …

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An Example of Troubleshooting NetStorage

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August 30, 2013 11:55 am

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One of the hidden gems in Open Enterprise Server, be it running on NetWare or on top of SLES, is NetStorage. This provides web access to your files via a web interface, or via WebDAV. As a web interface, you get to see your drive mappings from your login script parsed, to show in the …

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Epic Uptime Achieved…

Bret Fitzgerald

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April 5, 2013 11:46 am

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We recently had two stories run on a Novell NetWare 3.12 that ran without a reboot for over 16 years. It’s great coverage – but is there anyone out there that can beat it? Here are the two articles: http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2013/03/epic-uptime-achievement-can-you-beat-16-years/ http://www.zdnet.com/a-lesson-for-the-cloud-100-percent-uptime-achieved-for-16-years-7000013449/ We’re proud of our heritage and the direction we’re headed in the near future.

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, NetWare, Open Enterprise Server, PR Blog

Migrate NetWare 6.5 from VMware Server 2 to ESXi



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February 23, 2012 11:23 am

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Migrating NetWare 6.5 from VM Server 2 to ESXi 5 is possible!

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