With just 60 IT professionals to support the organization's 10,000 users and network infrastructure, the California Highway Patrol constantly seeks new ways to operate more efficiently and drive down technology costs. Novell ZENworks Configuration Management has streamlined desktop and system management, while Novell Open Enterprise Server has contributed to the organization's server consolidation initiative.
Watch this short video to hear Novell President, Bob Flynn, talk about why now is a great time to do business with Novell.
Eric Varness, VP of Marketing talks to customers about the new features and benefits of Novell ZENworks 11 SP2, Full Disk Encryption, and Mac support.
Join ZENworks Senior Product Manager Jason Blackett to see how you define the standardized set of applications that all users should have and then automatically deploy and install these applications.
Join ZENworks Senior Product Manager Jason Blackett to see how you deploy and validate the ZENworks 11 SP2 Adaptive Agent to a Mac device and validate the device once the agent is installed.
Join ZENworks Senior Product Manager Jason Blackett to see how you can use ZENworks to manage the automated deployment and installation of applications across Mac, PC and Linux.
Join ZENworks Senior Product Manager Jason Blackett to see how you optimize the Mac user experience based upon a user's location and working environment, including defining which servers to use or what software applications to make available depending upon user location.
We know Mac lovers. They live here, too. Finally, you can show your Mac users the love by adopting Novell Kanaka, the best way to integrate Mac workstations into your enterprise network. Kanaka gives users single log-in functionality to all the Open Enterprise Server network resources, just like PCs get. Only now you don't have to pay extra for it.
Later this year ZENworks Configuration Management will get Mac support, full disk encryption, Service Desk integration and more! Get the full roadmap details during this exciting session.
Later this year ZENworks Configuration Management will get Mac support, full disk encryption, Service Desk integration and more! Get the full roadmap details during this exciting session.
Join us to discuss options for high availability and disaster recovery for Open Enterprise Server and GroupWise. Topics will include Novell Cluster Services, Business Continuity Clustering (along with exciting pricing changes) and PlateSpin Forge and Protect.
With minimum staff levels, the IT department at Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust was hard-pressed to securely manage its large heterogeneous IT infrastructure. The Trust decided to update its Novell ZENworks environment, adding Novell ZENworks Asset Management, and implemented Novell Identity Manager, achieving economic savings, an accurate picture of the software and hardware assets in the estate, and a significant reduction in the administrative workload of IT staff.
At BrainShare 2011 Brent Beachem demonstrates the new Full Disk Encryption Module of ZENworks, which allows customers to maintain and manage both software and hardware-based encryption from a single console.
Product Marketing Manager Sophia Germanides demos Novell Open Enterprise Server with Engineers Glen Davis and Ted Tronson, focusing on three cool new ways that iPrint will continue to serve you and reduce printing headaches.
Dave Wilkes shares the continuing vision of engineering excellence and then turns it over to the Novell ZENworks team who discuss Mac support in Novell ZENworks 11 SP2.
Hear Novell's focus from President and General Manager, Bob Flynn.
Lightning Round: Callers ask their tech questions.
Novell ZENworks 11 enables you to migrate any machine anywhere in your company, to Windows 7 automatically with identity-based endpoint management.
This Webcast focuses on the broad implications of Windows 7. What does Windows 7 mean for you and your enterprise today and tomorrow? Do you have what it takes to eliminate the hardware and application compatibility headaches a Windows 7 migration often brings? Can you ensure employee productivity during your migration—and beyond? And, most importantly, how can your Windows 7 migration deliver not just an upgraded OS, but greater organizational efficiency and business success?
Learn how to remotely diagnose and address issues on Windows and Linux devices.
Learn how to run canned reports and build custom reports.
Learn how to create bundles to deploy Windows software.
Learn how to identify devices that are not configured to meet your corporate policy and enforce your corporate policy to reduce power consumption.
Learn how to create bundles to deploy Linux software.
This demo shows how the imaging and personality migration features of ZENworks 11 can help you migrate to Windows 7 quickly and effectively, with minimal impact to users' productivity.
Learn how to create image bundles and use them to deploy the Windows 7 operating system.
Data growth can be hard to control and the spiraling cost of new disk storage capacity needs to be controlled, without hurting the productivity of users. See how Novell Dynamic File Services can solve this problem by getting the most out of your existing hardware, while at the same time getting maximum value for your primary storage investment. All without users changing the way they work.
Discover a strategy for moving NetWare servers to a virtualized Linux platform.
Here's a look at how ZENworks uniquely allows you to manage the software that you distribute to your machines and its entire lifecycle.
Learn how ZENworks can leverage third party imaging solutions.
Learn how to implement user-based management in ZENworks Configuration Management 10.
Learn how the patch management services component of ZENworks Configuration Management allows you to quickly and easily patch and determine the patch status of your Windows devices.
Learn about iFolder - one of the key capabilities in Open Enterprise Server.
See how Dynamic Storage Technology can help you reduce costs in your storage infrastructure.
See how Domain Services for Windows helps a Windows client access resources made available on a Linux box through Open Enterprise Server.
Learn how easy it can be to migrate from older platforms to Open Enterprise Server 2.
Learn how ZENworks 10 Configuration Management SP3 improves branch office support.
We asked our attendees what key points they took away from the event.
In this demo, hosted by John Stetic and Jo De Baer, you get a sneak peak at one of our newest, most innovative products for creating and managing cloud environments—Novell Cloud Manager.
Markus Krauss, Anita Moorthy and Hans Krogull show you how you can harness the technology of the future with Novell Cloud Security Service.
In Friday's sixth demo, you’ll learn more from Richard Doll and James Tan about our award winning appliance products—SUSE Studio and SUSE Appliance Toolkit.
Brian Singer, Jason Arrington and Pascal Oetiker highlight some of the innovative capabilities in Novell Sentinel and where it’s headed in the future.
Friday's third demo, presented by Johan Rosius and Gavin Massie, focuses on compliance and SAP.
Grant Ho, Laurence Pitt and Mark Schouls host our second demo that covers Novell ZENworks 11 Configuration Management and its futures.
Friday's first demo, hosted by Richard Lindstedt and Kevin Smith, focuses on the latest capabilities and benefits of efficient data management.
John Dragoon, Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer and Channel Chief, gets things started on Friday and welcomes you back to another day of informative keynotes. Ron Hovsepian, President and Chief Executive Officer, gives a brief overview of where Novell is headed as a company. John introduces you to the exciting demos you will see in today’s session.
Grant Ho, Laurence Pitt and Mark Schouls host our second demo that covers migrating to Windows 7 with Novell ZENworks Configuration Management and Novell ZENworks Application Virtualization.
Jim Ebzery, Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Security, Management and Operating Platforms business unit, introduces our Identity and Security focus area, and outlines the exciting demos and resources it offers. Our first demo, hosted by Jay Roxe and Rick Wagner, features the latest version of one of our most exciting products: Novell Identity Manager 4.
Javier Colado, President and General Manager of Europe, Middle East and Africa, takes you through the ins and outs of the new Novell strategy: Intelligent Workload Management.
John Dragoon, Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer and Channel Chief, kicks off the conference and welcomes you to BrainShare Amsterdam 2010.
Novell Open Enterprise Server and Novell Identity Manager help a small IT team provide IT services for more than 3,600 users, keeping costs low.
The SUSE Appliance Toolkit can help make the installation, configuration and patching of software in your data center a snap!
Demonstration on how Novell Sentinel and Sentinel Log Manager can keep your business safe from breaches.
Dipto Chakravarty and Anita Moorthy demonstrate how Novell Cloud Security can help you manage and secure multiple SaaS applications.
Demonstration of Project Atlantic, the codename of Novell Cloud Manager, which will be released later this year.
Thursday keynote highlights Novell Compliance Management Platform Extension for SAP Environments.
John Dragoon provides the introduction for Thursday's keynotes.
In this keynote, the Novell Identity and Security team provides the first preview of the next major release of our award winning identity and access management solution, Novell Identity Manager. Then, the Novell ZENworks team shows you - via live demonstration - how Novell can help you migrate to Windows 7 using ZENworks 10 Configuration Management.
John Dragoon, Chief Marketing Officer of Novell, kicks off BrainShare 2010 by introducing attendees to the much anticipated solutions they will see.
Novell CEO Ron Hovsepian kicks off BrainShare discussing Novell's strategy for delivering the next generation of solutions that address both the intelligent workload management and collaboration markets.
This video was played just prior to the start of BrainShare 2010. This animation features the Novell Geeko as well as two other animated characters. The animations were created by Nathan Rees and his brother Kit Rees. Music for the animation was created by Gerald Hartley. Voice talent for the Geeko and Fred was done by Chris Miller. Voice talent for the female character (Laura) was by Laura Chappell. Script written by Eric Harper and Todd Swensen of Word Assembly. Directed and produced by Russ Dastrup and Troy Monney of Novell Corporate Marketing.
Actebis Peacock GmbH reduced IT workload by 50 percent with Novell ZENworks Configuration Management and Novell Asset Management.
If you are a current Novell ZENworks customer, you have experienced industry-leading ROI and award-winning systems management technology first-hand. And, as a key component of Novell Endpoint Management Solutions, Novell ZENworks 10 Configuration Management SP2 takes these capabilities to a whole new level.
Christoph Stoica, Novell Director End-User Computing, explains how you can manage and optimize your endpoints, secure your entire array of devices, and easily track your IT assets and how our offerings help you secure your critical data and lower IT costs.
Forrester and Novell discuss collaboration market trends and Novell principles and strategy.
ZENworks architecture overview, critical information required for design, and design activities best practices.
If you're concerned about reducing downtime, preserving data integrity, and ensuring disaster recovery, tune in to this 16-minute technical overview of the fault tolerance and high-availability capabilities available through Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 and Novell Cluster Services 1.8.
In this 11-minute demo, we continue our exploration of fault tolerance and high availability with a look at the actual process for installing Novell Cluster Services 1.8 and setting up Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 Linux clusters.
ZENworks Configuration Management lets you remotely manage devices from a Web-based console without having your IT administrator visit every workstation or branch office allowing your business to reduce travel costs and focus more on business objectives.
ZENworks Configuration Management provides enterprise customers the fastest return on investment by saving time and resources every step of the migration process by maintaining and managing user-based applications and system settings.
ZENworks Configuration Management lets you create bundles to automate the distribution of applications, patches and operating system upgrades ensuring devices are always up-to-date. By applying the ZENworks bundle feature you allow your organization to reduce administrative effort and lower your total cost of managing desktops.
ZENworks Configuration Management policy features offers you a unique policy-based approach to automate software updates, endpoint security and migration. Through Policy-Driven automation you will be able to optimize the value of your IT assets and control IT costs.
Thursday's highlights of Novell Collaboration Solutions, including how Novell File Management Suite intelligently manages files, Novell iFolder integrates with Novell Pulse, and how Novell Pulse users can work seamlessly together with users of Google Wave.
Patrick Hynes, Solution Director, Endpoint Management, introduces Novell Endpoint Management solutions and how they Simplify and streamline Windows 7 migration. Highlights from the Taming the Windows 7 Giant Tour, Spring 2010.
As a Novell ZENworks customer, you've experienced industry-leading ROI and award-winning systems management technology first-hand. In this webcast learn how Novell ZENworks 10 Configuration Management SP2 takes these capabilities to a whole new level.
Watch this webcast and learn why you should upgrade to ZENworks Configuration Management SP2, the latest in Novell Endpoint Management. Learn about the host of new features, unbeatable pricing, and migration program that will make your move simple and easy.
Novell Product Manager Jon Giffard talks about some of his favorite new features.
Geek vs Geek Dance Club is one in a series of three videos that were used at the Novell BrainShare event in Salt Lake City that began March 22, 2010. Just a fun sequence used to call attention to the word "Intelligent" which is part of a Novell focus to offer solutions in a technology category called Intelligent Workload Management. Produced and Directed by Blufire Studios, Russ Dastrup and Troy Monney.
By using PlateSpin Orchestrate to manage both Microsoft Windows and Linux environments, Tenzing has created a new cloud computing platform for a new market of customers.
Pete Green, Technical Specialist for Endpoint Management at Novell, gives us a more technical review of the Novell ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management and ZENworks Application Virtualization. Highlights from the Taming the Windows 7 Giant Tour, Spring 2010.
Synovus Financial (Synovus) is a more than $33-billion dollar financial services holding company. Synovus provides commercial and retail banking, as well as investment services, to customers through 30 banks, 330 offices and 467 ATMs in Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Florida and Tennessee.
Sussex HIS manages more than 25,000 devices at hundreds of locations. By implementing Novell ZENworks Configuration Management, Sussex HIS has enabled full remote maintenance and automated software distribution–saving costs and contributing, ultimately, to improved clinical care.
Learn about the top two innovations delivered with Open Enterprise Server, neither of which is available anywhere else. Domain Services for Windows allows you to use your eDirectory users and group preferences for authentication against Active Directory applications - without a Novell Client or synching. Dynamic Storage Technology can manage your file systems to improve utilization of storage resources and backup windows.
View this webcast to learn how you can develop a Windows 7 strategy for your company and deploy it in record time. Novell ZENworks can help give you instant insight into the scope of your migration and seamlessly transition your PCs to Windows 7.
Join Liam Morrison for a deep dive technical demonstration of Novell ZENworks Configuration Management.
While we've made moving from NetWare to Open Enterprise Server more like an upgrade than a migration, there are some differences from the way you've always managed your NetWare upgrades in the past. In this hour, you will get a basis for planning and executing the upgrade, review upgrade methods and options, and see a demo using the new Migration GUI Tool.
Who Secures Your Identity?
Who Manages Your Identity?
Christoph Stoica, Novell Director End-User Computing, explains how you can reduce IT efforts, relax IT skill requirements and optimize the value of your IT assets to control costs.
Chris Neal demonstrates how to set up storage volumes on OES Linux using the NSS file system with locally attached storage.
Join Chris Neal as he walks through setting up storage volumes on OES Linux using the NSS file system. He also explains the relationship between the various components of NSS and Linux file systems and volume managers.
Looking to upgrade to Novell ZENworks Configuration Management? Simplify and streamline the process with Novell ZENworks Migration Assurance. In this webcast, you will learn how the offering combines onsite consulting, proven training resources and world-class support options—all designed to bring best practices to your upgrade, how to select the appropriate program offerings based on the size of your organization and your current business relationship with Novell and how some of your peers have leveraged Novell ZENworks Migration Assurance with great success.
A Case for Novell ZENworks® 10 Configuration Management
See how easy it is to implement tiered storage without affecting your end users. Gain major time and dollar savings for your storage infrastructure.
With Open Enterprise Server you can virtualize NetWare or Open Enterprise Server instances to gain efficiencies in your storage and print infrastructure. See how fast you can get a XEN VM up and running.
A graphical user interface makes it easy to upgrade your NetWare servers to Open Enterprise Server running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. The sysadmin's best friend!
Check out the coolest new feature from Novell engineering! You can actually stop spinning up new Active Directory servers every time you add a business app. Leverage your existing infrastructure since DsfW makes eDirectory look like Active Directory!
Come and listen how you can reduce your IT costs and increase user productivity by aligning your IT organization with your business objectives.
Often called, "the Hummer of the IT industry," storage of unstructured data is a topic on everyone's minds. Speak to the team that developed Dynamic Storage Technology and hear about automated, policy-driven storage, and how you can put it to work in your environment.
Learn what developments are coming in the future for Open Enterprise Server.
If you're considering deploying Vista, or if you have to account for new Vista machines on your network, come hear from the experts that have made Open Enterprise Server Vista-ready. Common Internet Filing System (CIFS), Domain Services for Windows, and SAMBA will be discussed.
The clear trend in organizations is that more and more people are bringing their Macs to work. Can you connect them to your network reliably and securely? What about scalability and performance? Talk to the team that's developed the enhanced support for Apple Filing Protocol and hear the pros and cons of NetATalk.
With Open Enterprise Server 2 and the flexibility of Linux, a new question comes to mind: which file system will serve me best? Hear from the team that has worked with Novell Storage Services for decades, but what they have to say may surprise you. NTFS and Posix file systems will also be discussed.
In this session, you'll learn the best way to approach the design, configuration and deployment of ZENworks 10 Configuration Management along with implementation of best practices.
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