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Upgrading ZENworks agent to 11.4 and later in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Environment using newer reconciliation settings



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February 8, 2016 2:30 pm

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This document will enable you to upgrade a Citrix VDI image managed by ZENworks from earlier supported versions to ZENworks 11 SP4 using the registration key based reconciliation settings. Prior to 11.4, Novell recommended that you reconcile the VDI devices in the zone by selecting the MAC Address, Serial Number and Machine Name (hostname) attributes. …

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Engineering Practices in the Development of ZENworks



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January 28, 2016 12:55 pm

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As a ZENworks administrator or user, you have probably realized that ZENworks is a big product. It has a lot of capabilities and provides a ton of value. You probably use many of the features it provides, and there are probably a lot you don’t even know exist. We’ve been asked by several of you, what does it take to build such a complex enterprise product? What processes are followed to ensure quality? How do we test and validate? Etc…

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ZENLogviewer



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January 26, 2016 3:42 pm

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ZENLogviewer is a cool solution to view ZENworks specific log files, supported on both Windows and Linux systems. This tool creates a single view of log files based on the log names. For example, if multiple loader-messages and service-messages are opened, the tool will give a two tabbed view with similar log files in a …

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#ZENworks Application Virtualization 11.2 now available!

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January 13, 2016 2:54 pm

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I’m pleased to announce that ZENworks Application Virtualization 11.2 is now available. This version of ZENworks Application Virtualization provides full support for packaging and executing virtual applications on Windows 10 devices. It also provides the follow key enhancements: Ability to have ZENworks Application Server streaming usage data uploaded to your ZENworks Asset Management server on a periodic …

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New Oracle Enabled Content #ZENworks Reporting Package

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January 12, 2016 11:31 am

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Over the holidays I spent some time porting the Content Reporting Package so that it worked on both Microsoft SQL and Oracle databases. The previous version was MS SQL only.  I am pleased to make available to you the new and improved Content Reporting Package with Oracle support. This has all of the same objects …

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AdminStudio 2015 ZENworks Edition now available!

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January 11, 2016 11:18 am

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#AdminStudio 2015 #ZENworks Edition is now available to customers with maintenance on ZENworks Configuration Management or ZENworks Suite. You can find the download on the ZENworks Suite or ZENworks Configuration Management download page or in Novell Customer Center. New license keys for AdminStudio 2015 can be found in the Novell Customer Center. This version provides …

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ZCTW – ZENworks Roadmap and Strategy Recording now available!

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January 6, 2016 10:52 pm

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Happy New Year! Today I presented the #ZENworks Strategy and Roadmap at the first #ZCTW of the year. Exciting stuff coming down the pipeline as we move into the #UnifiedEndpointManagement world. If you missed it, you can register to watch the recording here. And don’t forget to check-out the updated ZENworks 2016 preview build!

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Wait is over for ZENworks Reporting!



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December 15, 2015 1:42 pm

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The wait is finally over. I am pleased to announce that ZENworks Reporting 5.6 is now available for download as part of ZENworks 11 SP4. It packages Jaspersoft 5.6.1. Some of the key highlights of this release are : Appliance Only Deployment – With this release, we have shifted to an appliance only deployment for ZENworks …

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Categories: Announcements, Endpoint Management, Micro Focus Application Virtualization, Novell, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Mobile Management, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Help us improve ZENworks Reporting!



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November 19, 2015 11:15 am

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As we work towards ZENworks 2016, one of the key things we are aiming for is to improve your experience with ZENworks Reporting. With upcoming release of ZR 5.6, we have already made a shift to Appliance only model and have tremendously improved upon the installation and upgrade experience. In ZENworks 2016, we are looking to …

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Change in November Community Technical Webinar Topic

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October 27, 2015 8:05 am

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As I indicated in our last Community Technical Webinar we need to change the topic for our November 18 webinar. The original topic was ZENworks and Intel AMT. Unfortunately due to some technical challenges we will be unable to present this topic at this time. Once we are able to overcome those challenges we will …

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