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When Was the Last Time Your IT Team Went Home Early on Friday?

Gil Cattelain

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May 28, 2015 3:49 pm

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It’s 4 p.m. on a midsummer Friday afternoon, and most of the people in your organization are already at home enjoying the weekend thanks to your business’s flexible summer hours policy. Instead of relaxing with a cool drink in your hand, however, you and your fellow IT workers are still pounding away at your keyboards …

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Categories: Expert Views, PR Blog, ZENworks

7 Questions and Answers About Novell Collaboration

Nick Scholz

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May 27, 2015 5:23 pm

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  Not all collaboration suites deliver equal performance, ease-of-use, and security. But there are more than just three factors to consider when selecting a platform to base your team’s work around. Here are the questions and answers any decision maker should know about Novell collaboration before making their final selection. 1. How do I know …

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Categories: Collaboration, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Messenger, Mobility, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, ZENworks

Product Management Favorite New GroupWise Solutions: Propose New Time

Mike Bills

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May 27, 2015 10:33 am

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I want to reset the conversation with the GroupWise community as I share my next favorite new solution that you will find in GroupWise 2014 R2 (GW2014R2). If you recall from my last couple of posts I wanted to start sharing my favorite features from GW2014 R2 with you. Too often, we get caught up …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog

Help us make inventory better

jblackett

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May 27, 2015 8:21 am

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The ZENworks Development team is currently working to rebuild the existing Windows Inventory Collector(s) (based on C) into a refreshed, modern, and more flexible .NET architecture. The purpose of this change is to allows us to respond to customer issues in less time and allows us to quickly and easily integrate the new features that are latest …

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GroupWise Resource Archive – May 2015

Advansys

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May 26, 2015 11:53 am

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Advansys is pleased to make available 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 Micro Focus/Novell business discussions. The May 2015 edition of the GroupWise Resource Archive is available from: …

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Fishing for New College Graduates to Work in Your Organization? Read This

Gil Cattelain

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May 21, 2015 12:47 pm

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All across the U.S., graduation caps are flying and the time-honored anthem of “Pomp and Circumstance” is ushering in yet another wave of fresh college alumni to the workforce. These recent grads are an especially empowered bunch, as they are entering into the healthiest job market for college graduates in several years. A recent survey …

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DE-Mail Plug-In für GroupWise

Mike Bills

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May 21, 2015 12:39 pm

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Score:5

Durch die gesetzliche Regelung zur Nutzung von sicherem Email Verkehr (DE-Mail), müssen Email Systeme in die Lage versetzt werden, via DE-Mail verschickte Emails mit den entsprechenden Versandoptionen darzustellen, sowie Emails via DE-Mail aus dem vorhandenen Mailclient mit einstellbaren Versandoptionen zu verschicken.   Micro Focus Consulting hat daher ein Plug-In für GroupWise entwickelt, welches genau diesen …

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Categories: Cool Tools, GroupWise, Technical

Imaging within subnet with firewall on ZENworks Linux Primary Server enabled

Arun Prakash Jana

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May 19, 2015 9:07 am

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Setting up firewall on a Linux Primary Server to allow all ZENworks Imaging traffic may be tricky as some of these services use dynamic ports. This article explains the firewall configuration required on a primary server for using ZENworks Imaging services. Each service and the ports it needs are explained first. A sample configuration for …

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks Configuration Management

Wake-Up Call: The Workspace Has Changed … And You Should as Well

Gil Cattelain

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May 18, 2015 10:44 am

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Do you feel like you fell asleep at your desk and woke up in a new technologically driven business environment that you barely recognize—à la Rip Van Winkle? If so, you’re not still dreaming; business processes are becoming increasingly automated and exponentially faster as connectivity proliferates. This is happening to such a degree that even …

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Removing DSfW Domain Controllers



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May 12, 2015 11:45 am

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ndsdcrm tool for removing domain controller(DC) in DSfW domain 1.0. Purpose here is to help DSfW Administrator decommission domain controller from the domain. This may be needed when hardware becomes very old, or it is impacted by some malware or virus that has slowed the server. Or the requirement itself has reduced. DSfW server …

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