Novell is now a part of Micro Focus

Novell Cool Solutions

Gil Cattelain

Gil Cattelain

Contact Gil Cattelain
Member since 6/18/2008

Bio

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.

User Points

560 points earned on legacy (former) Cool Solutions site
11890 points earned on this site

Author Archives

Out-of-Date Apps Could Expose Your Network to Ransomware

Gil Cattelain

April 21, 2016 3:03 pm

Reads:1,263

Comments:0

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 …

+read more

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

Gil Cattelain

April 14, 2016 10:01 am

Reads:1,100

Comments:0

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 …

+read more

A Better Approach to Vacation Auto Reply

Gil Cattelain

April 11, 2016 3:54 pm

Reads:2,002

Comments:0

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 …

+read more

Have Your Company’s Files Gone Rogue?

Gil Cattelain

April 7, 2016 2:53 pm

Reads:1,497

Comments:0

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 …

+read more

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

Gil Cattelain

March 31, 2016 10:40 am

Reads:3,413

Comments:2

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 …

+read more

Micro Focus iPrint 2.0 Coming Soon and What to Expect

Gil Cattelain

February 22, 2016 2:48 pm

Reads:3,824

Comments:3

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 …

+read more

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

Gil Cattelain

February 9, 2016 2:15 pm

Reads:4,170

Comments:0

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 …

+read more

Filr 2.0 Coming Soon and What to Expect

Gil Cattelain

February 3, 2016 4:11 pm

Reads:5,506

Comments:1

In the next couple weeks we will be releasing a new version of Filr.  Here is a preview of some of the changes you can expect to see in Filr 2.0: Files on Demand: With Files on Demand Desktop Clients, you don’t need to download all of your files from the Filr server. Instead, you …

+read more

Ten Reasons to Upgrade to Windows 10 Using ZENworks Configuration Management

Gil Cattelain

January 4, 2016 2:00 pm

Reads:3,534

Comments:0

Chances are likely that your IT department is contemplating a Windows 10 migration in the New Year. In fact, recent research from Spiceworks indicates that Windows 10 migration is included in 47 percent of IT professionals’ 2016 budgets as a top operating system project. Yet, planning a Windows 10 migration and efficiently executing it are …

+read more

Using Active Directory? Now You Can Leverage Novell Storage Services (NSS) in OES 2015

Gil Cattelain

December 21, 2015 10:57 am

Reads:2,673

Comments:0

If you’re familiar with Open Enterprise Server (OES) and the accompanying NSS file storage service from Micro Focus, then you’re most likely aware that, up until recently, NSS was reserved for eDirectory users only. After reviewing feedback from our customers, however, we learned that the lack of NSS support for Active Directory users was problematic …

+read more

RSS

© Micro Focus