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Open Enterprise Server: It’s a Windows world, right?



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February 14, 2017 11:17 am

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What’s with this “either-or” thinking lately?  “Windows” or bust!  Give me “Linux” or give me death!  An “Apple” a day keeps the viruses at bay!   All in all, it can get pretty contentious, even in the IT world.  But is taking such a strong stance really necessary?  Shouldn’t it all be about value, cost, and …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

Help Drive the Direction of our Community Update Project



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January 27, 2017 9:43 am

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Help us improve our community and enter to win a $500 Amazon gift card.  Read on….. Micro Focus is working on plans to consolidate and update our community properties and we want our efforts to be customer driven so we’re asking you for input:  SURVEY THANK YOU for taking a couple of minutes for this. …

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Categories: Announcements, Applications, Cloud Computing, Collaboration, Customer Care, Endpoint Management, File & Networking Services, General, ZENworks

TTP iPrint Printer Lists and Extending Novell Open Enterprise Server Part II: Leveraging eDirectory

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January 25, 2017 11:23 am

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This is the second part of a series explaining how to use TTP iPrint Printer Lists. It also uses them as an example of how to leverage existing OES capabilities to extend the product to new solutions. In this article we will explain how to set up eDirectory …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, iPrint, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

TTP iPrint Printer Lists and Extending Open Enterprise Server Part I: Introduction and Explanation

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January 17, 2017 9:10 am

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This is the first part of a series explaining how to use TTP iPrint Printer Lists. These lists are designed to make iPrint easier in a complex multi-site OES environment. These articles will not only explain how to set them up, but will also use this project as an example of a way that OES …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, iPrint, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

iPrint 3 – Beta Program Announcement



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January 16, 2017 11:20 am

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The iPrint team has been working hard on the next release of it’s Appliance, building new features, fixing bugs – to simplify print for your enterprise. For us to make this really successful, we need your inputs – suggestions and opinions, on what works for you and how well ! We are opening up a Beta …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, iPrint, Open Enterprise Server

What’s in Micro Focus maintenance?



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January 13, 2017 11:27 am

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Often, I’m asked why companies should continue to pay maintenance on their Micro Focus software licenses.  Most licenses nowadays are perpetual.  In other words—you bought the right to use the version of the product you’re on.  So what’s the value of maintenance after that?  Many times, IT professionals don’t really know what they are getting …

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Categories: Collaboration, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Filr, General, GroupWise, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

File and Print Community Webinars – 2016 Recap and a Look Ahead to 2017



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December 29, 2016 10:44 am

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A new year is upon us and I feel this is a good time for us to recap our community webinar efforts for the File and Print portfolio. Starting with June this year, several webinars were delivered on OES, Filr, and iPrint in the File and Print portfolio. Here are the webinars, we had in …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, Filr, iPrint, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

New Capabilities in Storage Manager 5.1 for Active Directory Add Management Flexibility and Enhance Product Performance

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December 14, 2016 3:09 pm

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The release of Micro Focus Storage Manager 5.1 for Active Directory introduces some impressive new capabilities designed to ease the management of your ever-growing network-stored data. With the ability to now manage data across Active Directory forests, flexibility in how provisioned home folders are named, provisioned group folders owned by multiple groups with access permissions …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, File Reporter, Open Enterprise Server, Storage Manager, Technical

Better Printing, Happier Customers: iPrint with Open Enterprise Server



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December 6, 2016 10:52 am

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I’m always amazed when I hear an Open Enterprise Server customer hasn’t deployed iPrint in their enterprise.  First of all, it’s a free entitlement for being current with your Open Enterprise Server maintenance.  What’s not to like about free?  And more importantly, it’s incredibly easy to use and saves lots of time for both end-users …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, iPrint, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

Veeam Adds OES 2015 Support

Joe Marton

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November 28, 2016 2:58 pm

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Veeam Backup & Replication is a leading Data Protection and Availability solution. Its unique approach for protecting virtualized environments allows for agentless imaged-based backups that still allow for granular restores including File Level Restore (FLR). After hearing the voice from many Novell/Micro Focus customers through the years, NSS support for FLR was introduced in Veeam Backup & …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

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