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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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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

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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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Out-of-Date Apps Could Expose Your Network to Ransomware

Gil Cattelain

April 21, 2016 3:03 pm

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It’s every business professional’s worst nightmare: Trying to log in to your computer, only to receive notification that your computer has been hijacked, and the only way to regain access is to pay a hefty ransom via Bitcoin. Suffice it to say, this type of malware—called ransomware—can be absolutely devastating, as it means having to …

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You’re Using Big Data…But Are You Managing It Properly?

Gil Cattelain

April 14, 2016 10:01 am

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Some time ago, your enterprise made the decision to collect and store massive amounts of consumer information in hopes of using it to gain a better market foothold. What you and your colleagues underestimated in the early stages of big data implementation, however, is how your business should store and manage this information. Now, it’s …

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A Better Approach to Vacation Auto Reply

Gil Cattelain

April 11, 2016 3:54 pm

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No one enjoys getting a vacation auto-reply, also known as an out-of-office (OOO) message: “I’ll be out of my office until July 6, 2016 please call my cell phone at XXX.XXX.XXXX for any urgent messages.” They feel cold, like an impersonal, inadvertently sent message. Worst of all, auto-reply messages hinder team collaboration. Receiving an auto-reply …

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Have Your Company’s Files Gone Rogue?

Gil Cattelain

April 7, 2016 2:53 pm

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Your company keeps a tight watch on all its physical assets, from employee laptops and desktops to company vehicles to tools and equipment. Your company’s digital assets—the sensitive documents that contain private and valuable information—however, do not receive the same oversight. Where these files are stored (on your servers, company-owned physical devices or in the …

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Put Your Company’s Docs on Lock With Micro Focus Filr

Gil Cattelain

March 31, 2016 10:40 am

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Imagine someone in your company writes a highly sensitive document to be seen by only a select number of eyes. This document cannot leak to unintended parties. There’s just one problem: You have no way of protecting it. Once the document is sent via email, or uploaded into a third-party cloud repository, there is no …

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Micro Focus iPrint 2.0 Coming Soon and What to Expect

Gil Cattelain

February 22, 2016 2:48 pm

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In the next month or so, we will be releasing a new version of iPrint => introducing WalkUp Printing and AirPrint support with iPrint 2.0.  Here is a short list of the new enhancements you can expect for this release: Apple AirPrint ™ certified: iPrint Appliance 2.0 will be AirPrint certified (iOS and OS X …

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Missing some cool pet features? Micro Focus GroupWise has it.

Gil Cattelain

February 9, 2016 2:15 pm

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When it comes to email software solutions, we all have our “pet” features that keep us from migrating to other solutions. Case in point: We’ve noticed those on GroupWise seem to care a lot about two unique features that most email clients lack: Silent Email Retraction One of the most common features customers new to Micro …

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