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GroupWise & Friends Webinar Series 2016 – Video On-Demand

Netmail

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June 23, 2016 4:07 pm

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Did you miss our recent webinar in our GroupWise & Friends Webinar Series? If you did, you’re in luck. We’ve just uploaded Session 1: Real-life Reasons to Upgrade to GroupWise 2014 R2 to Netmail TV for you to watch on-demand. This summer, we are bringing back our GroupWise experts – Paul Lamontagne and the GroupWise Goddess, …

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Categories: Collaboration, End-user How-to, Events, GroupWise, Technical

Top Five Reasons to Use Filr for Enterprise File Sharing

Gil Cattelain

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June 20, 2016 12:15 pm

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Imagine telling your young children they must stay at home to play, where it’s safe, then leaving them unsupervised for a long period of time. The risks they would face at home—like staircases and sharp objects—could potentially equal the dangers they would face in the neighborhood. A similar case could be made about file sharing …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, PR Blog, Technical

Upgrading to OES 2015 SP1—Easier Than Ever



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June 17, 2016 10:55 am

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Sometimes, doing any sort of server upgrade can be a time-consuming process.  That’s especially true if you are still using physical media and have to manually tend each machine during the upgrade process.  Well—with OES 2015 SP1, you can now use the patch or upgrade channel to do your upgrades. This should reduce the time …

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

OES 2015 SP1 is now available for download

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June 15, 2016 8:40 am

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Hello Everyone, We released OES 2015 SP1 yesterday and you can download it from here. Key highlights of the release include: Salvage / Purge support over CIFS (for both eDirectory and AD users) CIFS Performance improvements NSS Performance improvements by reducing disk fragmentation Enhancements to NSS AD Integration FTP support for AD users Multi-forest Support …

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Categories: Announcements, File & Networking Services, Novell Client, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

ZENworks 2017: One Tool To Rule Them All

Gil Cattelain

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June 13, 2016 1:35 pm

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Right now there is a major transformation happening in the Endpoint Management market as client management services are converging with mobile device management services. Driving this transformation is widespread demand from IT managers to control all endpoints from a single pane of glass. This demand, in fact, has led to the emergence of a new …

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

Enter into the web “Wayback Machine”



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June 9, 2016 1:27 pm

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I was on Novell’s Services Operations team in the mid ’90s overseeing our forum transition from CompuServe to the NNTP branch of the Internet.  Our team took care of all the supporting roles in the services organization.   Our manager hired two guys to help get us on this newfangled thing called “The World Wide …

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Quick question for the community

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June 8, 2016 10:26 pm

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We are currently working on making the Bundle Status view provide both a consolidated and a per version view. This would allow you to see how many users/devices have a particular version of a bundle or the bundle as a whole. However, right now it looks like when you delete a version, say 0, that …

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

Email Wants: Great Benefits for Low TCO



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June 8, 2016 4:00 pm

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What are people looking for when it comes to corporate email nowadays?  Is it the newest social interactivity?  The most modern look and feel?  Integration with other front-end and back-end systems? It’s a knotty question because I’m not sure there’s one simple answer.  Sure—there are platforms emerging today like Slack that people claim will kill …

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Categories: Collaboration, Expert Views, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog

Influence Product Management

Mike Bills

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June 8, 2016 1:18 pm

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As a Product Manager for Collaboration products at Micro Focus the most important thing that I can do is listen to customers and help to solve problems. I hope that you have noticed that we are listening to customers directly and implementing “Community Driven Requirements” in each release. One of my favorite things to do …

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Categories: Collaboration, General, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog

Are Tight Industry Regulations Preventing Your Organization From Sharing Files?

Gil Cattelain

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June 6, 2016 1:36 pm

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Your business is stuck between a rock and hard place with its file-sharing strategy. On one hand, employees need quick and easy access to documents to stay productive and efficient. Tight industry regulations, however, prevent your employees from using convenient, but insecure, hosted cloud-based storage services like Dropbox and Google. Rest assured, your business is …

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