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Overcoming the Challenges of Virtual Endpoint Management

Your business uses a variety of different virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solutions such as Microsoft Windows, Active Directory and VMware Horizon (View). These solutions can be deployed to VDI end users across the globe; however, they don’t provide the comprehensive virtual endpoint management features that users need to ensure that these solutions perform up to …

Using Wireshark to Trace ZENworks and other SSL secured traffic

When I started at Novell almost twenty years ago I had the privilege of working on the LAN support team. Our job was to basically use tools like Network General’s Sniffer and LANalyzer to troubleshoot network communications. With help from great people like Earle Wells and Thom Kerby I quickly learned how to use these …

Don’t Sweat Data Compliance: Invest in Mobile Device Management

Mobility has become one of the biggest drivers of productivity and cost savings in the enterprise. But for companies operating in highly-regulated industries like financial and healthcare, implementing traditional mobility or bring your own device (BYOD) solutions is much more difficult due to the overwhelming amount of regulatory policies that must be followed.

Novell-Cifs CASA Repair Tool

A tool to troubleshoot and fix the system created CASA key: common-proxy-casa and CASA key: novell-cifs

Quick Reference Tool for VI

A tool to learn vi/vim or to be used as a quick reference tool – vic short for vi commands.

Licensed Products Allocation Report

This is a predefined report created to provide the Allocation and installation details of each Licensed Product. This solution works for all DB’s (Sybase, Oracle, MS-Sql).

Join the OES 2015 Authorized Beta!

Dear Open Enterprise Server Customers, The newest version of OES – code named Altair and releasing as OES 2015, is preparing for its authorized beta. What’s New in OES 2015?

Proof of Life [Mobile Device Management]

I’m sure many of you have heard for quite some time that eventually the mobile management capabilities found in ZENworks Mobile Management will eventually be making their way into the ZENworks architecture.

The Attachmate Group announces intention to merge with Micro Focus

The Attachmate Group a privately-held software holding company owned by an investment group led by Francisco Partners, Golden Gate Capital, Elliott Management and Thoma Bravo, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Micro Focus … 

Boost IT Productivity by 45 Percent in Your Organization

Your IT staff is one of the sharpest groups in your organization. Team members are capable of driving serious revenue for your company by implementing forward-thinking technological solutions across the enterprise.

Introducing Novell ZENworks Mobile Management 3.0

As the Novell Product Manager for Mobile Device Management it’s great to see rapid development of new capabilities again. After a hiatus earlier in the year, we’ve released 2.9, 2.9.1 and now 3.0.

Novell: Coming to a City Near You This Fall

It’s been a busy summer here at Novell. And this fall, we’re going to keep the ball rolling when we hit the pavement with our Road to Productivity Tour. This tour, which will visit 12 cities across the U.S. from Boston to San Francisco, is a great way for customers in need of endpoint management…

Five Questions to Ask Before Investing in BYOD

Telecommuting is becoming one of the biggest perks that workers demand from their employers today. In fact, Forrester predicts that 63 million—or about 43 percent of the U.S. workforce—will work from home by 2016.

SC Magazine Names Novell ZENworks a ‘Must See’ Product

Protecting your remote endpoints is one of the most important jobs that you have as an IT manager. These critical entry points provide direct access into your enterprise over the Web.

Introducing ZENworks Application Virtualization 11

It’s been a long time since my last post, because we’ve been hard at work on lots of new products. Let me introduce you to the first of those, ZENworks Application Virtualization 11, the latest and greatest version of this innovative product.

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