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Filr Desktop Application for macOS High Sierra

kdevadas

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September 27, 2017 1:16 pm

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As the Product Manager for Filr, I wanted to take a quick minute and provide an update on the status of Filr support for macOS High Sierra. Micro Focus Filr 3.2 Desktop Application for Mac currently doesn’t work on macOS High Sierra release. You are probably also aware that there have been quite a few …

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Categories: Collaboration, Filr, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Micro Focus Enterprise Messaging: The Evolution of GroupWise

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September 19, 2017 3:35 am

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I often get asked by the curious, “What’s the evolution of GroupWise look like?”   Of course, there’s the next version of GroupWise that’s on the horizon—and Micro Focus GroupWise 18 will deliver solid value and new benefits. But is GroupWise 18 the “evolution” of GroupWise?  Or would a true evolution be something more than the …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, Enterprise Messaging, Events, Expert Views, General, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, GroupWise Disaster Recovery (Reload), GroupWise Forensics, GroupWise Mailbox Management, GroupWise Reporting & Monitoring, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Messenger, Retain Unified Archiving, Secure Messaging, Secure Messaging Gateway, Technical

Teamwork Anytime, Anywhere

Hannah Chudleigh

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September 15, 2017 3:00 pm

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More than 1 in 4 organizations in North America have employees who work remotely. For multinational organizations, that number more than doubles. With so many employees working on different schedules in different places, how do teams stay connected? The answer is Micro Focus Vibe. What happened to Teaming? If you found this article by looking …

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Categories: Collaboration, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical, Vibe

GWAVA is now Micro Focus Secure Messaging Gateway

qmangus

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September 13, 2017 2:42 pm

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I wanted to let everyone know that GWAVA 7 is now Secure Messaging Gateway! This change shows the Micro Focus commitment to this unparalleled security solution. This release also shows Micro Focus’ commitment to the collaboration market as a whole. Knowing that Micro Focus continues to put resources, time, and effort into GroupWise and GroupWise …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Secure Messaging, Secure Messaging Gateway, Security

Can Micro Focus Help Fight Ransomware? The Answer Is Yes!

Gil Cattelain

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September 13, 2017 1:43 pm

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Ransomware—a form of malware that encrypts files and user machines for ransom—remains one of the top threats facing businesses today. According to a new report, ransomware has risen by over 250 percent so far in 2017. And the U.S. is directly in the cross hairs as the country that is most affected by it. One …

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Categories: Announcements, Business Continuity, Configuration Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, Endpoint Security, Expert Views, File Analysis & Management, File Management Suite, File Reporter, File Services and Management, Filr, Information Management & Governance, IT Operations Management, Mobile, Security, Storage Manager, ZENworks, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Suite

Collaboration Ideas Forums – Moved

Mike Bills

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September 7, 2017 10:11 am

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Hello Everyone, I know a lot of you are watching and participating in the Ideas Portal for many of our products. I wanted to give the community a heads up the the URLs for the Collaboration products, namely GroupWise & Vibe, have changed. If you have been accessing the Ideas Portal from the Enhancements request …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Messaging & Team Collaboration

Ten years of Endpoint Management goodness and more to come!

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August 31, 2017 9:35 pm

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As the Product Line Manager for the Unified Endpoint Management products here at Micro Focus, over the last ten years, I have seen a lot of things happen. I literally started in my role as Product Manager the week after ZENworks Configuration Management 10 shipped. As I am sure many of you will recall that …

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Categories: Configuration Management, Endpoint Security, IT Operations Management, Security, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

The Ultimate in GroupWise Protection with Veeam and Micro Focus

Joe Marton

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August 31, 2017 8:16 am

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In my previous Cool Solutions article, I discussed the enhancements Veeam has made with its NSS support, adding support for OES 2015 with Veeam Backup & Replication 9.5 and then adding OES 2015 SP1 support in 9.5 Update 1.  This makes Veeam an excellent solution for protecting Micro Focus Open Enterprise Server.  But what about …

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Categories: Business Continuity, Collaboration, GroupWise, GroupWise Disaster Recovery (Reload), High Availability & Disaster Recovery, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical

GroupWise Resource Archive – August 2017

Advansys

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August 29, 2017 12:40 pm

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The August 2017 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.

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical

Mobile Phones and The Office—Five Things You Need to Know

Madeleine Low

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August 29, 2017 8:31 am

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For most people, their smartphone has become an extension of their arm. It’s the thing that wakes them up in the morning, and it’s the last thing they check before they go to sleep. In many ways, mobile phones have made work life easier for business employees. They can easily be reached by clients, answer …

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Categories: Collaboration, Configuration Management, Endpoint Security, Expert Views, IT Operations Management, Mobile, Mobility, Security, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Mobile Management

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