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Work Log Reports Highlight Release of Storage Manager 5.2 for Active Directory

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May 16, 2017 9:44 am

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Since its initial release almost 15 years ago, the product today known as Micro Focus Storage Manager has obtained a loyal set of supporting network administrators across multiple industries. That’s because Storage Manager automates network file system tasks that are traditionally done manually, resulting in cost savings and assurance that tasks are being performed properly. …

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Kanaka for Mac 3.0 Now Available

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April 3, 2017 8:13 am

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Micro Focus has released an update to its popular macOS access software-Micro Focus Kanaka for Mac 3.0. Micro Focus Kanaka for Mac provides Mac macOS users automated single login access to NetIQ eDirectory storage resources through flexible login options. The Kanaka Plug-in component allows users to simultaneously log in to macOS and mount storage resources …

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New Capabilities in Storage Manager 5.1 for Active Directory Add Management Flexibility and Enhance Product Performance

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December 14, 2016 3:09 pm

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The release of Micro Focus Storage Manager 5.1 for Active Directory introduces some impressive new capabilities designed to ease the management of your ever-growing network-stored data. With the ability to now manage data across Active Directory forests, flexibility in how provisioned home folders are named, provisioned group folders owned by multiple groups with access permissions …

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Feature Focus: File Reporter Tree Map

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August 22, 2016 2:39 pm

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In an earlier article, I briefly covered the high level capabilities of the new File Reporter Tree Map along with those of the other Data Analytics tools – the Dashboard and the Pivot Grid. But until now, I really didn’t have the time to give the Tree Map the attention it deserved. But first, a …

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Impressive New Capabilities Introduced in New Storage Manager 5.0 for Active Directory

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August 17, 2016 3:36 pm

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The recent release of Micro Focus Storage Manager 5.0 for Active Directory introduces a complete administrative interface makeover, as well as some impressive new capabilities designed to both ease administration and expand the product’s management role in the network file system. Some of these new features have been driven by customer requests, others by the …

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New File Reporter 3.0 Release Includes Significant Feature and Performance Enhancements

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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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Micro Focus Products and the Emergence of the File Analysis Market Segment

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May 4, 2016 8:44 am

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In 2014, the Gartner research firm identified and introduced the world to a new market segment they termed, “File Analysis”. By examining their thousands of customers, Gartner discovered that a sizeable amount of them were negatively affected by the exploding growth of their network-stored data. Their findings showed that continuing to add more storage capacity …

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First Look at What’s Coming in Next Version of Storage Manager for Active Directory

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April 14, 2016 8:30 am

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This week I had the opportunity to sit down with the lead engineer for Storage Manager and get an early look at some of the impressive work that’s being done to the upcoming release of the Active Directory version of Storage Manager. I managed to get a few screen shots that I wanted to share. …

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Simplifying Your Migration to OES 2015 through File Reporter and Storage Manager

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December 1, 2015 1:33 pm

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The recent release of OES 2015 is a big leap forward in terms of both capabilities and reliability. With the expanded storage capacity for network volumes, NSS file system access from Microsoft Active Directory, iPrint enhancements, and an extensive range of performance improvements, upgrading to OES 2015 should be a the objective of every customer …

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New Kanaka DMGs Released to Support El Capitan

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November 5, 2015 11:34 am

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With Apple’s release of Mac OS X El Capitan (10.11), we have updated the Kanaka for Mac Plug-in installer to support the location of Directory Utility.app. There is no functional change in the product. You can download the new DMGs at…

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