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The Public Cloud – Is it Safe for Enterprise Files?



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August 5, 2014 3:31 pm

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The enterprise file-sync-and-share (EFSS) market has been heating up for the past few years. There are now more than 120 vendors in this space and nearly all of them leverage the public cloud — infrastructure operated by 3rd parties – for storing files on behalf of enterprise users. The way many of these vendors …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Expert Views, File Management Suite, File Services and Management, Filr, Storage Manager

Dropbox and Box Users Unintentionally Leaking Data

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May 6, 2014 4:52 pm

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Yesterday, Intralinks, a competitor to Dropbox and Box in the file sync and share market, informed BBC News and Graham Cluley about a potential risk to sensitive information stored in Dropbox and Box. Intralinks had apparently notified Dropbox of this issue in November 2013, but Dropbox did not take action until the news broke yesterday. …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Endpoint Protection Suite, Expert Views, File Services and Management, Filr, Novell, PR Blog, Unified Endpoint Management

The Top Five Ways Using an On-Premises File Sharing Solution is Easier

Bret Fitzgerald

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April 9, 2014 2:30 pm

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IT is always telling you the IT environment isn’t secure enough. Lately, they may be trying to push everyone toward an on-premises file sharing solution. But you’re already familiar with Dropbox, Google Drive, or one of their competitors. Why should you have to switch just for work documents? They tell you that once you put …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Collaboration, Expert Views, Filr, Mobility, Novell, PR Blog

Webinar: Considerations when moving GroupWise to the Cloud

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March 6, 2014 1:26 pm

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Considering the Cloud? If you’re thinking about making the move, don’t miss our upcoming webinar on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM ET with two members of the uber-cool DigeTeam: Logan Greening & Shane Brown. Join us for an hour and leave with straight-from-the-hip advice that you simply won’t get anywhere else. …

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Why Calgary Girls School Ditched the Cloud – and how Novell solutions solved their pain

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January 14, 2014 12:32 pm

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Novell Platinum partner, Adaris Technologies is having great success with Novell Filr and iPrint.  They recently helped Calgary Girls School move away from their cloud deployments back to on-premise. When a new principal joined the school, and learned that they had been relying on Google Apps, her comments were that “I was very uncomfortable with …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Collaboration, Expert Views, File Services and Management, Filr, iPrint, PR Blog

10 Predictions for 2014 from Novell

Bret Fitzgerald

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January 2, 2014 12:53 pm

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A significant number of seasoned IT Executives will retire, change professions, or be replaced via outsourcing or technology – thus putting existing and known technologies in the hands of younger decision makers and more forward thinking staff and management –Dean Lythgoe, Director of Product Management, Collaboration Solutions The lines will continue to blur between consumer …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Collaboration, Expert Views, PR Blog, Service Desk, Unified Endpoint Management

GroupWise and Archiving to Symantec Enterprise Vault.cloud

Angela Williams

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December 4, 2013 11:21 am

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Nexic: Organizations using GroupWise can now take advantage of industry leading, cloud-based archiving solutions such as Symantec Enterprise Vault.cloud.

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Archiving Government Email to the Cloud

Angela Williams

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May 29, 2013 11:37 am

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Nexic: GroupWise has many more archiving options than ever before.

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Cloud Computing: Benefits of the Cloud

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October 4, 2011 11:42 am

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Cloud computing offers advantages to nearly every entity in the ecosystem.

Gartner predicts that global cloud revenue will increase from US$46 billion in 2009 to US$150 billion by 2013. Clearly, enterprises must see substantial advantages to the cloud.

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Cloud Computing: What Is the Cloud?

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October 4, 2011 11:40 am

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The cloud is a set of services and technologies that enable the delivery of computing services over the Internet in real-time, allowing end-users instant access to data and applications from any device with Internet access.

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