1.0 What Is Novell Messenger?

Novell Messenger is a corporate, cross-platform instant messaging product that is based on Novell eDirectory. Your Messenger system can be set up on NetWare, Linux, or Windows.

Messenger features include the following:

A Messenger system consists of three software components (Messaging Agent, Archive Agent, and Messenger snap-in to ConsoleOne) and various eDirectory objects where Messenger configuration information is stored. This Messenger 2.1 Installation Guide lists system requirements, helps you plan and install your Messenger system, and describes the easiest way to distribute the Novell Messenger client software to users. The Novell Messenger 2.1 Administration Guide describes your Messenger system in detail and helps you configure and manage your Messenger system to meet your users’ needs.