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Updating to ZENworks Full Disk Encryption 2017 Update 1

Darrin VandenBos

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July 24, 2017 10:45 am

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ZENworks 2017 Update 1, which released in early July, provides major enhancements to Full Disk Encryption, including support for UEFI/GPT devices, newer hardware configurations, and Windows 10 updates. On Wednesday, August 9, we’ll be holding a ZENworks Technical Community Webinar to introduce these exciting new changes. And, maybe more importantly, we’ll go over what you …

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Categories: GroupWise

ZENworks 2017 Update 1: It Just Keeps Getting Better

Gil Cattelain

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July 18, 2017 1:59 pm

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In the IT world, the newest and shiniest things often get the most attention and praise. But like wine, cheese, and the movie Casablanca, ZENworks just keep getting better the longer it’s around. First introduced in 1998, ZENworks (Zero Effort Networking) has now evolved into ZENworks 2017, a bona fide unified endpoint management (UEM) solution. …

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Categories: Announcements, Endpoint Management, Expert Views, ZENworks, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Suite

August Endpoint Management Community Webinars Announcement

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July 18, 2017 1:30 pm

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Hello community! After a bit of a break I am pleased to announce that we are ready to resume our schedule of Endpoint Management Community Webinars. We are still working on the full schedule for the next 6 months but today I am pleased to announce the topics for August 2017: Title: Why and how …

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Categories: Announcements, Endpoint Management, Events, Service Desk, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption

Minimize Storage Space and Safeguard Files with Filr



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July 18, 2017 9:44 am

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With ease of file access & share, comes the cost of storage and risk of infected files. In today’s work environment, users have greater freedom to store files in shared and personal folders. Though this helps improve productivity, users might end up uploading personal & unapproved files (such as videos) to the enterprise storage, thereby using …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Filr, Technical

Are You Ready For The Next Major Ransomware Attack?

Gil Cattelain

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July 17, 2017 4:21 pm

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From a cybersecurity perspective, the first half of 2017 was an absolute nightmare. We saw not just one, but three major global ransomware attacks occur in less than seven months. First, back in May, there was the massive WannaCry ransomware epidemic that spread to over 230,000 global computers across 150 different countries. Then in June, …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, PR Blog, ZENworks, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Mobile Workspace, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Suite

Retain Unified Archiving… What’s new in 4.2?

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July 11, 2017 3:53 pm

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Retain Unified Archiving is an archiving solution that supports GroupWise and securely archives email, appointments, files and attachments, as well as other email platforms, social media, and mobile communication data. Retain is unique in that it can archive multiple systems simultaneously, so if you are using GroupWise and Exchange, along with social media and mobile …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, GroupWise, Information Archiving, Technical

Why I Love This Product Essay Contest Deadline Extended

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July 10, 2017 2:44 pm

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Good news! We’ve extended the deadline for the Why I Love This Product Essay Contest! You now have until 31 July 2017 to submit your essay. If you love using Micro Focus products, tell us about it. We want to hear how our products are helping to make your life—and the life of your users—easier than ever. Plus, by entering the contest, you’ll receive a free Micro Focus Community t-shirt.

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Categories: Collaboration, Endpoint Management, File & Networking Services, Information Archiving, Technical

Community Sites – An Update



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July 7, 2017 1:23 pm

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If you’ve been watching on our community sites, you’ve probably noticed some subtle, but important updates.   We’re still in the process of planning a consolidated community, but in the meantime, we’re working to make what we have as useful as possible.  We’ve made some changes that will help you find information about your Micro Focus …

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Categories: Announcements, Applications, Cloud Computing, Collaboration, Customer Care, End-user How-to, Endpoint Management, File & Networking Services, General, Novell, Technical

Features to Consider When Choosing File Analysis Tools

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July 5, 2017 1:08 pm

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With multiple File Analysis vendors identified in the latest Market Guide for File Analysis Software report, how do you determine which vendor tools are right for you? The 2016 Market Guide for File Analysis report from Gartner is the third annual publication on File Analysis – a market segment that Gartner first identified and defined …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, File Reporter, Open Enterprise Server

Integrate Filr 3 into SUSE Manager 3



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July 5, 2017 11:21 am

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This article explains the steps to integrate Micro Focus Filr 3 into SUSE Manager 3.x for managing and patching.

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Filr, Technical

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