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Gil Cattelain

Gil Cattelain

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About Gil Cattelain

Gil Cattelain, Product Marketing at Novell => Gil has more than 16 years of experience in software marketing for the high-tech industry, including recent time at Echopass and Genesys as Director of Digital Marketing where he specialized in SEO, demand/lead generation and social media marketing for the cloud-based contact center market. His expertise also includes international product marketing and product management at Matrix42, Folio Corporation, Open Market Inc., PowerQuest and Netopia Inc. He has also held positions as international public relations manager and channel marketing manager. Gil holds a B.A. in international marketing and political science from Brigham Young University and is fluent in French.

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Author Archives

Enterprise Printing: From Pain to Gain – iPrint 2.1 Coming Soon!

Gil Cattelain

July 7, 2016 4:12 pm

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Take a look at Gartner’s 2016 CIO Agenda Report, and you’ll notice that “technology challenges” were named as a top barrier to success for CIOs this year. Many enterprises are still struggling with inefficient, confusing and unreliable systems that are slowing down operations and negatively impacting productivity. Unfortunately, enterprise-printing systems are perpetuating this negative sentiment. …

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Local File Storage Is a BAD IDEA for Businesses

Gil Cattelain

July 6, 2016 9:44 am

Reads:476

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Envision this scenario: One of your employees opens his laptop, only to discover he is locked out. The machine is infected with the malicious form of malware known as ransomware. The situation gets worse. All of his files are stored locally, instead of on your business’s servers. There is no backup, leaving you with a …

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Your Employees Probably Don’t Care About Data Security

Gil Cattelain

June 27, 2016 2:00 pm

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Imagine that Joe in marketing receives a request from a colleague for a document containing private information. Trying to be helpful, Joe shares the document without asking for the recipient’s credentials. This could lead to a potentially costly data breach—and one that may have significant repercussions for your enterprise. This type of data breach—stemming from …

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Top Five Reasons to Use Filr for Enterprise File Sharing

Gil Cattelain

June 20, 2016 12:15 pm

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Imagine telling your young children they must stay at home to play, where it’s safe, then leaving them unsupervised for a long period of time. The risks they would face at home—like staircases and sharp objects—could potentially equal the dangers they would face in the neighborhood. A similar case could be made about file sharing …

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ZENworks 2017: One Tool To Rule Them All

Gil Cattelain

June 13, 2016 1:35 pm

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Comments:2

Right now there is a major transformation happening in the Endpoint Management market as client management services are converging with mobile device management services. Driving this transformation is widespread demand from IT managers to control all endpoints from a single pane of glass. This demand, in fact, has led to the emergence of a new …

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Are Tight Industry Regulations Preventing Your Organization From Sharing Files?

Gil Cattelain

June 6, 2016 1:36 pm

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Your business is stuck between a rock and hard place with its file-sharing strategy. On one hand, employees need quick and easy access to documents to stay productive and efficient. Tight industry regulations, however, prevent your employees from using convenient, but insecure, hosted cloud-based storage services like Dropbox and Google. Rest assured, your business is …

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Where Can You Find Novell Products on the New Microfocus.com?

Gil Cattelain

May 31, 2016 3:33 pm

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Ever since Novell was acquired by Micro Focus, our team has been hard at work marrying the two brands into a single cohesive entity under the Micro Focus name. It’s been a long process, with the most recent milestone being the integration between Novell.com and Microfocus.com. We’re excited to announce that, just recently, we successfully …

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Will We See You in Berlin for GWAVACon This September?

Gil Cattelain

May 19, 2016 10:12 am

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Summer may be just getting started, but here at Micro Focus we’re already thinking about GWAVACon, September 13 to 14 in Berlin. A premier two-day IT conference presented by one of our biggest partners, GWAVA, this annual event focuses on providing the latest news in mail server management and enterprise messaging. GWAVACon is an ideal …

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Is Your Enterprise Help Desk Vulnerable?

Gil Cattelain

May 18, 2016 4:05 pm

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When it comes to enterprise communications, most organizations walk a fine line between efficiency and complete chaos. When the network is functioning as it should, and employees have full access to the services they need, there are relatively few problems. But when things go awry—as they often do—it can lead to major disruptions—meaning frustrated customers …

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Now Is a Great Time to Migrate to Windows 10

Gil Cattelain

May 2, 2016 3:52 pm

Reads:1,448

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Back when Microsoft released Windows 10 last July, your business didn’t budge. Instead of migrating immediately to the new version, your company decided to continue using its existing software in an attempt to play it safe and avoid the inevitable bugs that were bound to arise. You’re not the only one dragging your feet. At …

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