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GroupWise in 2017 at a Glance

Mike Bills

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February 21, 2017 2:59 pm

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I have been getting a lot of questions from customers and partners about Micro Focus plans for GroupWise in 2017.   We had a lot of activity in 2016 around GroupWise, It’s only natural to wonder what we will do in 2017. At a high level we have two major releases for GroupWise planned in …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog

Collaboration Community Technical Webinar: “Troubleshooting Micro Focus GroupWise: Best Practices” is Posted

Mike Bills

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February 21, 2017 12:39 pm

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If you missed it or just want to watch it again, the latest webinar for the Collaboration Community “Troubleshooting Micro Focus GroupWise: Best Practices”  has been posted and you can view it here! Don’t forget we choose the topics for Collaboration Community Technical Webinar series by you telling us what you want to see. So be …

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Open Enterprise Server: It’s a Windows world, right?



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February 14, 2017 11:17 am

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What’s with this “either-or” thinking lately?  “Windows” or bust!  Give me “Linux” or give me death!  An “Apple” a day keeps the viruses at bay!   All in all, it can get pretty contentious, even in the IT world.  But is taking such a strong stance really necessary?  Shouldn’t it all be about value, cost, and …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

ZCM 2017 Branding Application Window not just for “Branding”



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February 13, 2017 2:04 pm

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ZENworks 2017 brings a lot of new features, for users and administrators, too. For the user’s environment a big change is brought through the “ZENworks Application Window”. (Let’s wish a good retirement to the good old NAL!). With this new Application Window, ZENworks 2017 provides branding capabilities through an “End User Branding Policy“. Yes, a …

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management

Reducing the Number of JoinProxy Servers in a Public Network



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February 10, 2017 5:48 pm

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A Micro Focus customer wanted to introduce the Work from Home option for its employees. To resolve system-related issues that might occur on these devices, the customer required remote control access. Remote access can be achieved by the use of JoinProxy servers. Micro Focus had successfully tested a scenario in which 5000 devices …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Technical, ZENworks Configuration Management

It’s Time to Lay the Groundwork for a Digital Workspace

Gil Cattelain

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February 9, 2017 3:50 pm

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A new generation of employees are entering the workforce, and they are bringing with them a very different set of habits and beliefs. One of the biggest differences is the non-negotiable expectation that they can get their work done at any time and from any location, using the devices, connectivity, applications and collaborative tools of …

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Categories: Expert Views, General, PR Blog, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management

Importing Microsoft Active Directory Print Management Printers into Micro Focus Service Desk 7.3



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February 3, 2017 8:55 am

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Do you manage printers with Microsoft Active Directory Print Management? Are you tired of manually creating and updating printer items in Micro Focus Service Desk? Even if you have done this, chances are good that this process quickly got out of hand. Manually keeping up with changes to printers can be exhausting and error prone. …

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Categories: End-user How-to, Endpoint Management, Service Desk, Technical

ZENworks Remote CD/DVD Drive

Mark Fratto

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February 3, 2017 8:29 am

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As the IT world evolves things tend to change and not always for the better when the old ways of doing things just seem easier in those one off situations. Take for example an actual CD/DVD drive on a laptop. Well, in this case I have finally decided to start sharing the …

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Managing a virtual android device (Android x86) through ZENworks



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February 1, 2017 2:28 pm

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ZENworks 2017 provides mobile management capabilities. You can get a first-hand experience of the features provided by trying it out on a virtual Android device if you do not have a real device handy.  The latest Android release (as of writing this article) Android-x86 6.0-r2 is available for download at http://www.android-x86.org. The following steps may …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Mobile Management

GroupWise Resource Archive – January 2017

Advansys

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January 30, 2017 1:53 pm

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Happy New Year and best wishes for a great 2017! The January release of the free GroupWise Resource Archive, which provides easy research of the NGW Digest email discussions between GroupWise administrators, partners and consultants, is now available. Use the high speed text search capabilities to discover invaluable guidance within topics ranging from GroupWise technical issues to Micro …

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