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Are Your IT Assets Spiraling Out of Control?

Gil Cattelain

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July 3, 2014 11:56 am

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You’ve spent the last few years piecing together your network—making for a hodgepodge of assets. Now, you have a mix of hardware and software from a variety of different vendors, and no way of knowing what’s being used, how it’s being used or if it’s being used. And without a comprehensive endpoint management plan, properly …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, Novell, PR Blog, ZENworks, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

Novell Endpoint Management: Your File Sharing Enforcer

Gil Cattelain

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July 2, 2014 12:54 pm

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By now most of the IT world understands the issues with uncontrolled file sharing, and more than one Novell blog post has discussed those problems. Most organizations would like their employees to avoid using free, unsecure applications such as cloud file sharing. And yet most people are using those apps anyway. According to Net-Security.org, 88 …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, Filr, PR Blog, ZENworks, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Suite

Want to Give Your IT Department Superpowers? Try Virtualizing Your Apps

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June 26, 2014 4:56 pm

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Is your IT department jumping through hoops trying to make sure all of your distributed end users have access to essential applications and services? Your IT team members may be talented, but they’re not superheroes. Packaging, delivering and managing applications in a distributed environment is a difficult process and can eat up valuable time and …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, Novell, PR Blog, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management

The Many Definitions of Mobility

Gil Cattelain

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June 24, 2014 1:20 pm

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If there’s one thing the IT world is agreed on, it is that mobility is important. Yet every IT vendor seems to have a different take on mobility. It’s even become hard to know what people mean when they say “mobility.” Let’s take a look at some of the most common ways of defining it …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, Mobility, Novell, PR Blog, ZENworks, ZENworks Mobile Management

Novell Service Desk: Enable HTTPS



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June 24, 2014 12:09 pm

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Yashwanth Bellur explains how to enable HTTPS protocol on Novell Service Desk.

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Novell, Service Desk, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Suite

TrueCrypt Disappears, But the Usefulness of Full Disk Encryption Carries On

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June 2, 2014 3:02 pm

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As you may have read, TrueCrypt has become the Norwegian blue parrot of the software world and is no longer with us. A message on the TrueCrypt website suggests that the project ended due to ‘unfixed security issues’ and yet an independent project that is auditing TrueCrypt has yet to find any. There is intense speculation that …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, Novell, PR Blog, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Suite

Dropbox and Box Users Unintentionally Leaking Data

Bret Fitzgerald

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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 Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Filr, Novell, PR Blog

Empty Vaults: When Enterprise Data isn’t on the Network

Bret Fitzgerald

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April 29, 2014 2:56 pm

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Your corporate network is secure and reliable; the problem is that your data isn’t getting there. Big shifts in the way we work mean less of an organization’s data is getting to the corporate network. What does this mean for the organization? We can tell you: it’s not good. Mobility is the main culprit. Almost …

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Categories: Collaboration, Endpoint Management, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, Mobility, Novell, PR Blog

Novell Service Desk – Creating Custom Reports using Pentaho Report Designer (versions 3.8.3 GA & 5.0.1)

Adharsh Praveen R

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April 24, 2014 12:15 pm

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    As most of you know, Novell Service Desk has inbuilt reporting capabilities that enables users to generate management reports from the captured record details. It provides a graphical snapshot of the overall performance of the Service Desk and its Users also provides the capacity to build simple custom reports using the internal system report builder …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, Service Desk, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Good-Bye Windows XP

Bret Fitzgerald

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January 7, 2014 1:45 pm

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The days of supported Windows XP are fading quickly. In case you didn’t think that was a problem … well take a look.


Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, PR Blog, ZENworks

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