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This ChalkTalk covers key concepts that are important when talking to a customer about disaster recovery.
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.
Watch this short video to hear President, Bob Flynn, talk about why now is a great time to do business with us.
We know Mac lovers. They live here, too. Finally, you can show your Mac users the love by adopting Micro Focus Kanaka, the best way to integrate Mac workstations into your enterprise network. Micro Focus 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.
Join Mike Friesenegger, Linux and Data Center Technical Specialist, as he talks about the why of System z.
Join us to discuss options for high availability and disaster recovery for Open Enterprise Server and GroupWise. Topics will include OES Clustering Services, Business Continuity Clustering (along with exciting pricing changes) and PlateSpin Forge and Protect.
Learn how Cloud Manager enables customers to take advantage of the cloud opportunity, allowing businesses to increase their agility and flexibility.
View this ChalkTalk to understand the Cloud opportunity and how we help companies to leverage it.
Product Marketing Manager Sophia Germanides demos Open Enterprise Server with Engineers Glen Davis and Ted Tronson, focusing on three cool new ways that Micro Focus iPrint will continue to serve you and reduce printing headaches.
Hear our focus from President and General Manager, Bob Flynn.
Cloud, cloud, cloud! While sounding all cute and cuddly, moving to the cloud can be like moving to the wild, wild west. IDM4 is the first Identity Management product on the market to be built with the cloud in mind. See how IDM4 can help tame the cloud.
See how the Role Mapping Administrator can make your business more agile by giving Business Managers the ability to set their own teams' access levels.
The new reporting module in IDM4 makes life easier for administrators by reducing the time and complexity traditionally inherent in reporting system. See how this new reporting systems can solve many of the problems IT and business leaders deal with.
Learn about the powerful combination of AppManager and Operations Center and see how NetIQ helps customers to manage IT services, costs, and system performance objectives.
Lightning Round: Callers ask their tech questions.
BSM made easy! Listen to this short ChalkTalk and take the mystery out of delivering a business service management practice within your IT organization.
Learn how to describe to a customer how to manage unstructured file space–on a whiteboard, a napkin, or the back of an envelope using simple diagrams.
Learn how to use a whiteboard discussion with your customers to capture needed metrics.
Jon Giffard, Product Manager for Service Desk, shows you how to explain the value of Service Desk to your customers.
Richard Whitehead, Director of Solution Marketing for Intelligent Workload Management, talks about WorkloadIQ, our unique approach to the Intelligent Workload Management market.
Learn the value of integrating siloed data.
Learn how to take away the pain of missed appointments.
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 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.
Pete Green explains the need for ZENworks Endpoint Security Management and how ZESM addresses those needs.
Randal Bartsch demonstrates how Vibe can transform project information into project knowledge.
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Justin Taylor explains the least privilege principal.
Justin Taylor explores transparency, both the business and IT sides.
Justin Taylor describes what Analyzer does and how it benefits the customer.
Learn about the Identity Manager 4 family. This video provides a brief overview of the pains solved by Identity Manager 4. It also provides an overview of the Standard edition, the Advanced edition, and the Compliance Management Platform.
Justin Taylor explains roles and how to position them to customers. He covers the importance of roles, how roles impact customers, and how to explain roles to customers.
Learn about privileged user management with Novell Privileged User Manager.
Justin Taylor explains an important differentiator: Real Time. In this ChalkTalk, Justin explains how we provide real-time management of events.
Justin Taylor explains the SAP driver for Identity Manager. In this ChalkTalk, Justin talks about the new enterprise SAP driver and how to explain it to SAP customers.
Learn about enterprise single sign-on with SecureLogin.
Justin Taylor builds on the SAP enterprise driver ChalkTalk. In this ChalkTalk, Justin explains how to help customers realize the benefits of compliance management in SAP environments. Show customers how to gain these added benefits with the Compliance Management Extensions for SAP.
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.
Application Virtualization allows mutually exclusive applications to reside on the same workstation because of the virtual registry. This saves you the costs of using terminal services or similar technologies.
Learn how to describe to customers by using a whiteboard that Application Virtualization allows application patches and service packs to also be applied virtually. This greatly reduces the time it takes to maintain applications in the enterprise.
Learn how to describe to customers by using a whiteboard that Application Virtualization is a better way to package and uninstall applications on enterprise desktops.
Learn how to describe to customers by using a whiteboard that Application Virtualization allows them to build portable applications that leave no residue on the executing device.
Jason Blackett describes how you can secure your applications you build with Application Virtualization.
Learn how ZENworks can leverage third party imaging solutions.
Learn how to implement user-based management in ZENworks Configuration Management 10.
Learn how ZENworks 10 Asset Management Services allow you to save money and reduce risk by better tracking of your software.
Find out how GroupWise 8 helps you improve your personal productivity.
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.
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.
Learn how to define a workload and workload portability.
An introduction to workload portability.
A technical overview of how PlateSpin products consolidate servers.
An explanation of how PlateSpin products can consolidate servers into a balanced virtual environment from a previously chaotic physical environment.
Disaster recovery at the large scale - planning and implementation of a remote data center.
Using workload portability and the PlateSpin Protect product for disaster recovery
An explanation as to what happens during a workload portability job, where a workload is taken from one server and migrated to another.
An explanation of how workloads can be ported to physical machines, virtual machines and images.
An introduction to the Information Technology Infrastructure Library Framework (ITIL) framework and IT service management best practices.
Open Enterprise Server and Identity Manager help a small IT team provide IT services for more than 3,600 users, keeping costs low.
This video highlights what is driving the need for Intelligent Workload Management and how we are positioned to deliver in this new market space.
Forrester discusses collaboration market trends and our principles and strategy.
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 Open Enterprise Server 2 and OES Clustering 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 OES Clustering Services 1.8 and setting up Open Enterprise Server 2 Linux clusters.
In this engineer-to-engineer session, you'll explore Micro Focus iFolder 3.7 capabilities, including creating, sharing, and merging folders and resolving file conflicts. You'll also see the Web admin console and learn how to provision and manage users, create policies and balance server loads.
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.
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 Micro Focus eDirectory users and group preferences for authentication against Active Directory applications - without a OES Windows Client or syncing. Dynamic Storage Technology can manage your file systems to improve utilization of storage resources and backup windows.
Thursday's highlights of Collaboration Solutions, including how File Management Suite intelligently manages files, Micro Focus iFolder integrates with Pulse, and how Pulse users can work seamlessly together with users of Google Wave.
Chris Neal demonstrates how to set up storage volumes on OES Linux using the NSS file system with locally attached storage.
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. ZENworks Configuration Management has streamlined desktop and system management, while Open Enterprise Server has contributed to the organization's server consolidation initiative.
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 our 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 Micro Focus eDirectory look like Active Directory!
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 Storage Services for decades, but what they have to say may surprise you. NTFS and Posix file systems will also be discussed.
The following is a public service message for Windows NT users from the Institute for Information Therapy.