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Filr 2017 Technical Preview 1 is now ready!



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July 26, 2016 12:39 pm

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Hi everyone We’re ready with our first Technical Preview of Filr 2017.  In case you missed Dev’s post about Filr 2017, here is a list of the new features: Net Folder sharing: Now share not just files but also folders inside Net Folders via Micro Focus Filr 2017 both with your teams and your external …

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Categories: Announcements, File & Networking Services, Filr, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Performance improvements due to better NSS disk storage allocation policies with OES 2015 SP1



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July 26, 2016 12:29 pm

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Beginning with the OES 2015 SP1 release, the NSS file system has improved disk storage allocation policies. This improvement in disk storage allocation is referred to as delayed block allocation. Delayed block allocation improves the file system performance and reduces the file fragmentation by effectively writing larger amounts of data at a time. Delayed block …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

ZENworks Patch Management Support for Windows 10 Updates

Darrin VandenBos

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July 21, 2016 10:26 am

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Starting with Windows 10, Microsoft changed their business model for operating system delivery and support. Over the last several months, I’ve received lots of questions about how ZENworks Patch Management handles “Windows 10 updates.” In response to these questions, here’s a short review of Microsoft’s new model and how ZENworks supports this model. Review of …

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Categories: ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Suite

New File Reporter 3.0 Release Includes Significant Feature and Performance Enhancements

buckgashler

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July 21, 2016 10:22 am

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With each new release of File Reporter, we’ve tended to introduce notable performance or feature enhancements. This week’s release of File Reporter is consistent with that tradition with both performance breakthroughs and new data analytics tools. Micro Focus Branding Perhaps the most visible change to the product is the complete Micro Focus branding. Installation wizards, …

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Unleash the power of Filr by automating & integrating using REST APIs!

kdevadas

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July 21, 2016 10:17 am

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Why APIs? Ability to integrate, automate & customize are becoming must haves for software of current times. Automation & integration helps save a lot of time & money and potentially cuts down the risk of manual mistakes. Customization helps make the IT administrator & end user’s life a lot simpler. APIs are the programming interfaces …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Filr, Technical

Help us improve ZENworks Inventory & Asset Management Reporting



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July 20, 2016 2:31 pm

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As you may be aware, we have embarked upon an exercise where we are revamping domains within ZENworks Reporting. This is to ensure that we meet your expectations both from usability and performance aspects. As first output of this exercise, we have already created a new domain for ZENworks…

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Linux Management, ZENworks Mobile Management, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Join us for a TechTalk on OES 2015 SP1 – What’s New and Improved

Madhan

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July 19, 2016 12:53 pm

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Hello Everyone, join us for a TechTalk on OES 2015 SP1 this Thursday – hosted by Lothar Wegner, Technology Specialist, and myself. You can register for the Webinar here…

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Categories: Announcements, File & Networking Services, GroupWise, Novell Client, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

New set of ZENworks Community Webinars

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July 18, 2016 11:10 am

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It’s been a busy couple of months as we continue to march towards ZENworks 2017, so we’ve taken a bit of a break from the webinars, but I’m pleased to announce the next round. Two of these sessions related to System Update come not from the Ideas portal, but from numerous conversations with customers. July …

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GroupWise 2014 R2 SP1: Moving forward to the future



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July 12, 2016 1:31 pm

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“Nature repeats herself, or almost does: repeat, repeat, repeat; revise, revise, revise.” –Elizabeth Bishop from North Haven   It’s a common theme in software, the “mid cycle” release.  Software developers like to do these types of releases because it demonstrates commitment to patching bugs, making incremental improvements, and further developing the product. But is it …

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Feedback Requested – iFolder in OES

Madhan

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July 11, 2016 1:56 pm

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iFolder was revolutionary when it was introduced. 2.x version on NetWare and the initial versions on OES and how they tied into the rest of system like NetStorage was superb. iFolder 3.x based on mono – improved on 2.x in many areas like user experience, multiple folder sharing etc, but we lost some capabilities as …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Filr, iFolder, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

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