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eDirectory 9.1 in OES

Madhan

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July 20, 2018 2:41 pm

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Hello Everyone, You may have noticed the Update 3 for OES2018 was released 2 to 3 weeks into June, instead of end of May. This was due to the decision to take in eDirectory 9.1 into that patch scope and it required good amount of qualification. It was primarily done to enable OES customers to …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, File Services and Management, General, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

Update on IDM 4.7 and IDM 4.7 Bundle Edition support for OES

Madhan

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July 20, 2018 2:29 pm

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Hello Everyone, Just a quick update on where we are with IDM 4.7 and OES support. An updated IDM 4.7 ISO release to support OES is currently under development. It’s expected to be generally available between end of August to mid September. When available, this will be supported on OES2018 patched to Update 3 level …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, File Services and Management, Information Management & Governance, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

When to Deploy an MAM Solution



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July 19, 2018 2:44 pm

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Many of us are confounded by the challenges introduced by the advent of mobile devices in our daily lives. For an IT administrator, it starts with recognising the challenges in the first place, and then trying to find a solution. While looking for solutions, frequently administrators are faced with a choice between a UEM and …

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Categories: Configuration Management, Expert Views, Mobile, Novell, Security, Technical, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Mobile Workspace

GroupWise 2018 WebAccess on Linux without Apache



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July 18, 2018 3:39 pm

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Not that we do not like Apache2, but there are use cases were one does not need Apache2 (no need for privileged ports nor SSL) – like if one is using a HTTP load balancer (doing SSL offload). The good news is that you don’t need Apache2, not even for the static content (almost, see …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical

The Need for Mobile Device Archiving with Retain

qmangus

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July 16, 2018 12:11 pm

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Mobile communications are more prevalent than ever! Whether your organization has BYOD, corporate issued, or a combination of both, you need to have oversight and archiving of all mobile communication data. Mobile archiving is essential for regulation compliance, data management, and oversight. Mobile Device Usage at Work Osterman Research recently published a white paper “The …

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Categories: Collaboration, Information Archiving, Information Management & Governance, Mobile, Retain Unified Archiving

How Good is Mobile Device Support in Your Enterprise? – Webinar Coming-up!

Gil Cattelain

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July 12, 2018 4:25 pm

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There are now more mobile devices in the world than people, and a large percentage of them are being used for business activities as either corporate-owned or BYOD devices. It’s part of the consumerization of IT trend that has seen mobile devices become a key tool in business productivity, enabling employees to remain in contact even …

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Categories: Configuration Management, Expert Views, General, IT Operations Management, PR Blog, Security, Technical, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks

Lock an iOS device to an App using ZENworks



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July 12, 2018 3:01 pm

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Recently during a discussion on ZENworks 2017, many of our customers asked for an ability through which IT admins can lock down a mobile device (generally an iPad) to a single app. On further discussion, many use cases surfaced for this. Some of …

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Categories: Configuration Management, Cool Tools, End-user How-to, Endpoint Security, IT Operations Management, Mobile, Mobility, Security, Technical, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Mobile Management

Webinar – Why OES Customers are Upgrading to Filr Advanced – July 18

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July 10, 2018 12:14 pm

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Many Open Enterprise Server (OES) customers have upgraded to Filr Advanced. Join us for the webinar, Why you should upgrade to Filr Advanced, on July 18, at 15:00 CEST, 10am EDT, where we will discuss why customers are upgrading to Filr advanced from Filr standard. We will show you the powerful features that Filr Advanced offers you! Register …

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Categories: File Services and Management, Filr, IT Operations Management, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Mobility, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

Restrict LDAP users on ZENworks Reporting

Ron van Herk

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July 10, 2018 8:45 am

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I like using ZENworks Reporting to generate custom reports for ZENworks Configuration Management or for ZENworks Service Desk but there has been one thing I found very annoying, the ability to manage LDAP users and the Roles within ZENworks Reporter. The ZENworks Reporter appliance configuration makes it very easy to add an LDAP source to …

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Categories: IT Operations Management, Service Desk, Software Asset Management, Technical, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Reporting

Micro Focus Commitment to SUSE

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July 9, 2018 8:14 am

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With the Micro Focus announcement to sell its SUSE Open Source software business, there have been many questions and concerns about how this might affect Micro Focus’ current commitments to OES, bundles, products delivered as SUSE-based appliances, and other Micro Focus products that use SUSE technologies. We want to assure you that we remain committed to a strong partnership …

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Categories: Announcements, File Services and Management, General, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Technical, ZENworks

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