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New Updates to File Reporter and Storage Manager

In the last 30 days, we’ve released updated versions of File Reporter and Storage Manager. Even though these are just maintenance releases, both updates provide some feature updates and bug fixes that you’ll want to leverage right away. File Reporter 2.6.1 Support for Clustered EMC Isilon Devices using SmartConnect Mode Support for EMC Isilon NAS …

Scripting zman in ZCM

Here’s an example of scripting zman with Python. I wanted to answer a seemingly simple question: “How big a task will it be to migrate user sources”. At the moment I know of no simple way of transferring bundle assignments but here’s how I scoped the size of the task. This was performed on a …

Auto Cancel / Auto Continue feature of executing bundle actions

In ZENworks, application management is carried through Bundles. There are instances where a ZENworks administrator wants to be liberal and get a buy in from the end user in order to run a bundle. As of today, there is flexibility to schedule the bundle as required. However running of the bundle cannot be deferred …

Micro Focus Is Heading To Berlin for GWAVACon 2015

Excitement is starting to build for highly anticipated GWAVACon, located in the heart of Berlin, September 22-23. A premier IT conference for IT managers, consultants and resellers and administrators, this year’s event will focus on enterprise messaging and mail server management. We here at Micro Focus are thrilled to join our customers and business partners …

Logon-Logoff / Power-on-Shutdown Scripts Execution for Windows Clients of DSfW

Login tasks can be mapping a network share as a drive, configure printer, launch some application, etc. Logoff tasks can include backing up critical files and folders in network share, cleaning up temporary files, etc. This blog will explain how DSfW can be used to automate these tasks.

ZENworks Community Webinars planned for the rest of 2015

Micro Focus is working to provide a new way to provide technical information to the ZENworks community via community driven technical webinars. I am pleased to announce that based on feedback from the community via the ZENworks Community Technical Webinar Ideas Forum we’ve locked in the ZENworks Community Technical Webinars for the rest of this year. The …

Micro Focus Prepares to Unleash Open Enterprise Server 2015

Did you think we here at Micro Focus were going to take a break after our recent big software release of ZENworks 11 SP4? Think again! As it turns out, we are just getting warmed up. Now, we are looking ahead to our next big software release: Open Enterprise Server (OES) 2015, set to launch …

For Your Eyes Only – Introducing iPrint Appliance 2.0 with WalkUp Printing

How many times have you raced to the printer to grab that confidential printout before anyone else could see it? Now imagine if the print job would wait for you to be present near any printer, and even await your command to release the printout. Would that be wonderful? With WalkUp printing, part of the upcoming iPrint Appliance 2.0 release, this will be a reality.

Ideas Works!

In June we introduced the Ideas portal to the community. Ideas is our new way of managing enhancement request for our different product lines. If you missed the announcement please check it out here, if you haven’t participated yet please come take a look at the Ideas portals for GroupWise & Vibe.

Experience Hassle-Free Flexible Workplace Productivity — Micro Focus GroupWise 2014

Flexible workplace productivity solutions are in high demand these days. Just about every end user covets the ability to access documents and applications where they want, when they want, on the device they want. The problem, however, is that it’s not easy to deliver flexible workplace productivity solutions that are reliable and easy to manage…

Perform Accounting Using iPrint and Equitrac

This document explains how to configure Equitrac accounting solution on Open Enterprise Server or iPrint Appliance for iPrint printers. iPrint Printers: The print jobs are sent to the iPrint print server and then to physical printer.

Perform Accounting Using iPrint and PaperCut

This document explains how to configure PaperCut accounting solution on Open Enterprise Server or iPrint Appliance for iPrint Printers and iPrint Direct Printers. iPrint Printers: The print jobs are sent to the iPrint print server and then to physical printer…

Up to Date With the New PCI DSS 3.1 Standard?

In case you missed the announcement back in April, the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) released a new version of its PCI Data Security Standards (PCI DSS v.3.1). The new PCI DSS standard affects all merchants that process or possess cardholder information…

ZENworks 11 SP4 is out, but where is new Reporting Engine?

Many of you are probably asking this question. We did answered this as part of 11 SP4 read me, but it seems a majority of people missed out on it. So here is what happened. During beta testing of ZENworks Reporting 5.6 we encountered few issues. Unfortunately, they took a little longer to fix than …

Another Idea implemented!

Good news from sprint demo day! Today I saw a small, but powerful enhancement that we’ve managed to get into the 11.4.1 code base. This idea comes from…

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