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Securing ZENworks Virtual Appliances with System Updates

asudheer

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March 5, 2015 10:36 am

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About ZENworks Virtual Appliance As we all know ZENworks Virtual Appliance is an alternate way to traditional way of deployment & installing ZENworks Server. This is fast, convenient, lowers deployment costs and accelerate time-to-value with a “plug-and-play” virtual appliance. Securing ZENworks Virtual Appliance As we release a newer version of ZENworks, the Virtual Appliance is …

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Categories: Cool Tools, Endpoint Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

Filr MV Log Aggregator for Mac

pprithviraj

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March 5, 2015 10:27 am

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This tool intends to provide all the relevant information to the Mac Developers, in a single archive and with click of a mouse. The tool aggregates the following: Filr app log Mergeview daemon logs system.log Crash logs, if any ( created in last 5 mins) Filr configuration data (filr db & user config) The archive thus …

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Categories: Cool Tools, Filr, Technical

Generating a Self-Signed Certificate for HTTPS Keystore and API Keystore in Keyshield SSO Server

vkarthik

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March 3, 2015 11:40 am

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Score:5

This article presents simple steps how to generate a self-signed certificate from Keyshield SSO server. In the KeyShield SSO server configuration page you have to provide the HTTPS keystore and API keystore file in PKCS #12 format in order to use the Https port for the keyshield Server. The following steps will tell you how …

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Categories: Filr, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

The One-Step Plan to Stronger Digital Workspace Security in Your Enterprise

Gil Cattelain

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March 2, 2015 1:43 pm

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The digital business landscape has changed dramatically during the past few years, and this has led to more challenges facing IT departments than ever before. New threats like malware, ransomware and hacks are increasing by the day. Furthermore, next-generation technologies like the Internet of Things are weaving their way into the digital fabric of your …

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Categories: Expert Views, PR Blog, ZENworks

Novell Service Desk 7.1 Beta availability announcement

Adharsh Praveen R

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March 2, 2015 12:43 pm

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We are pleased to announce and invite you to participate in Novell Service Desk 7.1-Beta. Novell Service Desk is a complete service management solution that allows you to easily monitor and solve service issue. It provides an online support system to meet the service requirements of all your customers, administrators, supervisors, and technicians. Novell …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, General, Novell Service Desk, Novell Service Desk, Service Desk, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

GroupWise Resource Archive – February 2015

Advansys

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March 2, 2015 12:38 pm

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Welcome to the latest edition of the free GroupWise Resource Archive, which enables easy research of discussions between GroupWise administrators, partners and consultants. Use the high speed text search capabilities to discover invaluable guidance within topics ranging from GroupWise technical issues to Attachmate/Novell business discussions. The February 2015 edition of the GroupWise Resource Archive is available from: http://www.advansyscorp.com/products/archive/archive-to-go/groupwise-resource-archive/ Collated by …

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Categories: GroupWise, Technical

Configuring an Additional NIC Card to a Filr Appliance



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February 27, 2015 9:18 am

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Score:5

The network settings for a Filr Appliance are actually recommended to be configured through 9443 VA administration page. Currently, since there is no way to configure an additional NIC card completely through the VA-administration page, the following solution is proposed.

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KeyShield SSO Integration With Filr-1.2.0

vkarthik

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February 24, 2015 9:29 am

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Score:5

This article presents how to integrate KeyShield SSO with Filr-1.2.0. KeyShield SSO is a single sign-on solution that allows users to access their applications without having to authenticate to each one of them. Once users authenticate against a recognized user source – eDirectory, Active Directory, LDAP – they can simply launch their applications and KeyShield will provide the identity to the application.

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Categories: Filr, Novell, Technical

From Gold to Fool’s Gold: Transform Your Data Through Encryption to Make It Useless to Hackers

Gil Cattelain

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February 19, 2015 1:31 pm

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Your business harbors a trove of sensitive data in its back-end servers that hackers would love to exploit for monetary value. These files can range drastically in value, depending on factors such as the type of information they contain and the industry. In healthcare, for instance, stolen patient records can sell for as much as …

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Categories: Expert Views, PR Blog, ZENworks

ZCM 11 SP3 Agent registration with non-persistent VMware View 5.3 VDI Desktops

Maarten Pennink

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February 18, 2015 11:12 am

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Score:4

We want to use ZENworks Configuration Management to manage our Windows 7 FAT desktops and VDI desktops. In our environment we were struggling to get our non-persistent VMware Windows 7 desktops registered in the ZCM Zone. After the Quickprep process (VMware KB) some desktops did not register or registered with an extra guid in the …

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks Configuration Management

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