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Why NOW is the Perfect Time to Upgrade your GroupWise Email Security & Archiving

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January 6, 2017 5:10 pm

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GWAVA (now part of Micro Focus) is running a special offer to trade out your current competing security and/or archiving licenses and replace them with Retain and/or GWAVA*. If you’re running GroupWise, you should make the switch because you’ll enjoy: The best GroupWise archiving and security solutions on the market. A single source for all …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, Technical

Update to ZENworks Patch Management support for Windows 7 and 8.1 updates

Darrin VandenBos

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January 6, 2017 3:37 pm

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[NOTE: This article does not apply to Windows 10 updates; Windows 10 patch releases are slightly different than Windows 7 and 8.1. For information about how Windows 10 patches work, see ZENworks Patch Management support for Windows 10 updates.] In August 2016, I wrote a Cool Solutions article (ZENworks Patch Management support for Windows 7 …

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Categories: ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Patch Management

Want A Better MDM Solution? We Have You Covered with ZENworks 2017

Gil Cattelain

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January 3, 2017 10:17 am

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With the New Year starting, now is a good time to think about some IT-related processes that you want to improve in 2017.  Here’s one to add to your list of resolutions: Make it a point to optimize your business’s mobile device management (MDM) strategy, to improve security and make life easier in your organization. …

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Categories: Expert Views, General, PR Blog, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management

Windows 10 Migration Can Be a Dream

Gil Cattelain

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January 3, 2017 10:01 am

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At this point, Windows 10 — released in 2015 — is well beyond its nascent stage. In fact, Microsoft is already planning on ending support for its debut version, 1507, within the next 18 months. Many businesses, though, still haven’t migrated to Windows 10. In a recent survey, 41 percent of companies claimed they have …

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Categories: Expert Views, General, PR Blog, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management

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

GroupWise Resource Archive – December 2016

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December 29, 2016 10:41 am

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Seasons greetings and happy holidays to all Cool Solutions readers! The December 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 …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, 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

Configuring Micro Focus Desktop Containers server with SSL using ZENworks Reporting Server to generate a CSR and eDirectory to issue a Certificate

SHASHIKALA

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December 13, 2016 9:30 am

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The article explains the steps involved in configuring Micro Focus Desktop Container (MFDC) server with SSL. By default MFDC server gets installed with normal settings which will not have security over streaming applications. With this solution, MFDC server is configured with SSL so that all transaction to and from …

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization

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

Customizing ZENworks Application Window using ZENworks End User Branding Policy

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December 5, 2016 4:38 pm

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ZENworks Application (ZAPP) is the next generation of Novell Application Launcher (NAL). ZAPP contains all of the existing features of NAL and more. ZAPP provides a new cool look and feel and new capabilities over NAL. Here is the comparison between NAL and ZAPP…

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Technical, ZENworks

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