Novell is now a part of Micro Focus

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
15625 points earned on this site

Author Archives

Use the Digital Workforce to Create a Competitive Advantage

Gil Cattelain

April 5, 2017 12:40 pm

Reads:1,717

Comments:0

“It is not the strongest or the most intelligent who will survive but those who can best manage change.” – Charles Darwin Take a look around: The business landscape is a lot more flexible today than it was a decade ago. Now, at least 50 percent of the U.S. workforce now holds a job that …

+read more

Still Using Paper in Your Enterprise?

Gil Cattelain

March 16, 2017 12:08 pm

Reads:1,779

Comments:0

You can try all you want, but I’m willing to bet that you’ll never truly get rid of paper in your enterprise. There are some tasks that just work better on paper than they do on a computer —like creating a quick memo to hand out in a meeting, printing pay stubs for workers and …

+read more

Three Pitfalls That Can Derail Your Digital Workplace Project

Gil Cattelain

March 14, 2017 10:10 am

Reads:1,543

Comments:0

Digitalization has emerged as a top enterprise technology trend, with Gartner predicting that leading organizations will digitalize 20 percent of their operations by 2020. Chances are likely that your business is considering following suit by digitalizing its workplace, in order to prepare for a new generation of ultra-connected employees and workforce demanding flexible “work from …

+read more

It’s Time to Lay the Groundwork for a Digital Workspace

Gil Cattelain

February 9, 2017 3:50 pm

Reads:1,434

Comments:0

A new generation of employees are entering the workforce, and they are bringing with them a very different set of habits and beliefs. One of the biggest differences is the non-negotiable expectation that they can get their work done at any time and from any location, using the devices, connectivity, applications and collaborative tools of …

+read more

ZENworks Configuration Management 2017: Your Ticket to Unified Endpoint Management

Gil Cattelain

January 26, 2017 9:56 am

Reads:1,955

Comments:0

Imagine trying to drive a car without a dashboard. You would have to manually check under the hood for fluids, and guess about critical metrics like your speed, mileage and engine temperature. Driving, in other words, would be immensely difficult — just like trying to manually oversee an enterprise IT environment without a centralized management …

+read more

Using Public Cloud File Sharing and Storage? This Will Make You Reconsider

Gil Cattelain

January 12, 2017 2:59 pm

Reads:2,048

Comments:0

Think about all of the private files that your company stores inside online cloud repositories. There are documents containing trade secrets. Outlines for new products. Executive memos meant for select eyes only. Items, in other words, that would create significant problems if they were made publicly available. Unfortunately, this very problem happened to some Box.com …

+read more

Want A Better MDM Solution? We Have You Covered with ZENworks 2017

Gil Cattelain

January 3, 2017 10:17 am

Reads:1,765

Comments:0

With the New Year starting, now is a good time to think about some IT-related processes that you want to improve in 2017.  Here’s one to add to your list of resolutions: Make it a point to optimize your business’s mobile device management (MDM) strategy, to improve security and make life easier in your organization. …

+read more

Windows 10 Migration Can Be a Dream

Gil Cattelain

January 3, 2017 10:01 am

Reads:1,754

Comments:0

At this point, Windows 10 — released in 2015 — is well beyond its nascent stage. In fact, Microsoft is already planning on ending support for its debut version, 1507, within the next 18 months. Many businesses, though, still haven’t migrated to Windows 10. In a recent survey, 41 percent of companies claimed they have …

+read more

Micro Focus Service Desk 7.3 Is Now Shipping!

Gil Cattelain

November 21, 2016 2:44 pm

Reads:1,688

Comments:0

We are thrilled to announce that Micro Focus is now shipping Service Desk 7.3 to customers. If you are new to the Service Desk platform, this program simplifies the asset ordering and delivery process for enterprises. As I explained in a recent blog post, think of it as a one-stop-shop where users, customers, IT and …

+read more

Build Your Own Self Service Portal in Micro Focus Service Desk 7.3

Gil Cattelain

November 3, 2016 3:21 pm

Reads:2,661

Comments:1

We’ve all experienced the following scenarios: Your mouse or computer breaks, making it impossible to work. You need a new application, but can’t download it. Or a software license expires, leaving you unable to access your critical files. What do you when these issues arise? You submit a ticket request…and then the waiting begins. Using …

+read more

RSS

© Micro Focus