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Being Introduced to File Reporter 2.5 was Worth the Trip for Some BrainShare 2014 Attendees

buckgashler

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November 24, 2014 3:54 pm

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BrainShare 2014 was the perfect venue for introducing to Novell customers the new features of Novell File Reporter 2.5—a product released less than a month before. It started in a big way when some of the new features were demonstrated during the Keynote Address on Monday morning. Probably the most impressive demonstration was the new …

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Categories: File Reporter, Technical

Goodbye iReport, Welcome Jaspersoft Studio



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November 24, 2014 12:43 pm

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No software lasts forever (except maybe Win XP). iReport, the trusted report designer which shipped with ZENworks Reporting 5, has been on life support from some time. Now the time has come to say goodbye.

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Categories: Announcements, Endpoint Management, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Reporting

GroupWise Blog: Mac is Back in GroupWise Cornell!

Nick Scholz

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November 24, 2014 10:30 am

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For those who weren’t able to make it, Novell showed some very interesting things at BrainShare 2014. From an interview with our soon-to-be CEO Kevin Loosemore, to our OES Altair commercial, and everything in between, there were plenty of fascinating Novell happenings for attendees to enjoy. But this is the GroupWise blog, and we’re here to …

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Categories: Announcements, Expert Views, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Technical

What’s Wrong With Mobility in the Classroom?

Gil Cattelain

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November 21, 2014 10:15 am

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The bring your own device (BYOD) movement is quickly spreading from the business world into school districts throughout the U.S. Research shows that BYOD in school districts has increased from 22 percent in 2013 to 56 percent in 2014. Fueling this growth rate are forward-thinking educators who believe that mobile skills need to be taught …

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Categories: Expert Views, PR Blog, ZENworks

Micro Focus International Completes Merger with the Attachmate Group

Bret Fitzgerald

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November 20, 2014 1:15 am

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NEWBURY, UK – 20 November, 2014 – Micro Focus International (LON: MCRO) today announced the completion of its merger with the Attachmate Group under the terms of the definitive agreement disclosed on 15 September, 2014. Micro Focus International is a global leader in infrastructure software that understands the technology needs and challenges of the world’s …

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Categories: Announcements, PR Blog

How Much Did #Bellogate Cost?

Nick Scholz

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November 19, 2014 1:56 pm

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By now you’ve probably heard of Bellogate, in which a hacker or imposter sent a University College London (UCL) campus-wide email from what appeared to be the university president’s account. Nearly 29,000 students received an email containing the word “bello.” Then, whether because of the hack or poor email configuration, students were able to reply …

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Categories: Collaboration, Expert Views, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog

Distributing only content that matters

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November 18, 2014 4:54 pm

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I am out at customer site this week and I learned something pretty cool from Craig Wilson that I thought I’d share with everyone. This is a little known fact that even engineering didn’t seem to know and could have huge wins for many customers. As I’m sure you are aware, starting in ZENworks 11SP2 …

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

Using Chromebooks with Novell iPrint



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November 18, 2014 11:11 am

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During BrainShare quite a few people came up asking for and integration between Novell iPrint and Google’s Chromebooks. While we have plans for something like this, it is still a ways out. A couple of us put our heads together to see if we could come up with something sooner to help people out now. …

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Categories: End-user How-to, File & Networking Services, General, iPrint, Mobility, Novell, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

An Update on the Windows Phone client for Filr

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November 14, 2014 4:18 pm

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As many of you know I was recently asked to help Richard Lindstedt on the Novell Filr project, in addition to my ZENworks involvement. Those of you who have read some of my prior posts know that I believe it’s important that we be as transparent with the community as possible — such is the …

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Categories: Filr, Technical

Is the ‘Shellshock’ Bug Still a Threat to My Novell ZENworks Products?

Gil Cattelain

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November 13, 2014 2:10 pm

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It’s been over one month since Bash notified the IT community about the “Shellshock” vulnerability and sent Linux, Unix and Mac OS X system operators into a panic trying to patch their servers. As we explained in a post after the initial discovery, several Novell products were affected by this security issue (see below). As …

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