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GroupWise 2014 R2 SP1: Moving forward to the future



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July 12, 2016 1:31 pm

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“Nature repeats herself, or almost does: repeat, repeat, repeat; revise, revise, revise.” –Elizabeth Bishop from North Haven   It’s a common theme in software, the “mid cycle” release.  Software developers like to do these types of releases because it demonstrates commitment to patching bugs, making incremental improvements, and further developing the product. But is it …

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Enterprise Printing: From Pain to Gain – iPrint 2.1 Coming Soon!

Gil Cattelain

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July 7, 2016 4:12 pm

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Take a look at Gartner’s 2016 CIO Agenda Report, and you’ll notice that “technology challenges” were named as a top barrier to success for CIOs this year. Many enterprises are still struggling with inefficient, confusing and unreliable systems that are slowing down operations and negatively impacting productivity. Unfortunately, enterprise-printing systems are perpetuating this negative sentiment. …

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Local File Storage Is a BAD IDEA for Businesses

Gil Cattelain

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July 6, 2016 9:44 am

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Envision this scenario: One of your employees opens his laptop, only to discover he is locked out. The machine is infected with the malicious form of malware known as ransomware. The situation gets worse. All of his files are stored locally, instead of on your business’s servers. There is no backup, leaving you with a …

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Your Employees Probably Don’t Care About Data Security

Gil Cattelain

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June 27, 2016 2:00 pm

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Imagine that Joe in marketing receives a request from a colleague for a document containing private information. Trying to be helpful, Joe shares the document without asking for the recipient’s credentials. This could lead to a potentially costly data breach—and one that may have significant repercussions for your enterprise. This type of data breach—stemming from …

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Top Five Reasons to Use Filr for Enterprise File Sharing

Gil Cattelain

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June 20, 2016 12:15 pm

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Imagine telling your young children they must stay at home to play, where it’s safe, then leaving them unsupervised for a long period of time. The risks they would face at home—like staircases and sharp objects—could potentially equal the dangers they would face in the neighborhood. A similar case could be made about file sharing …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, PR Blog, Technical

Upgrading to OES 2015 SP1—Easier Than Ever



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June 17, 2016 10:55 am

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Sometimes, doing any sort of server upgrade can be a time-consuming process.  That’s especially true if you are still using physical media and have to manually tend each machine during the upgrade process.  Well—with OES 2015 SP1, you can now use the patch or upgrade channel to do your upgrades. This should reduce the time …

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ZENworks 2017: One Tool To Rule Them All

Gil Cattelain

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June 13, 2016 1:35 pm

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Right now there is a major transformation happening in the Endpoint Management market as client management services are converging with mobile device management services. Driving this transformation is widespread demand from IT managers to control all endpoints from a single pane of glass. This demand, in fact, has led to the emergence of a new …

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Email Wants: Great Benefits for Low TCO



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June 8, 2016 4:00 pm

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What are people looking for when it comes to corporate email nowadays?  Is it the newest social interactivity?  The most modern look and feel?  Integration with other front-end and back-end systems? It’s a knotty question because I’m not sure there’s one simple answer.  Sure—there are platforms emerging today like Slack that people claim will kill …

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Categories: Collaboration, Expert Views, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog

Are Tight Industry Regulations Preventing Your Organization From Sharing Files?

Gil Cattelain

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June 6, 2016 1:36 pm

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Your business is stuck between a rock and hard place with its file-sharing strategy. On one hand, employees need quick and easy access to documents to stay productive and efficient. Tight industry regulations, however, prevent your employees from using convenient, but insecure, hosted cloud-based storage services like Dropbox and Google. Rest assured, your business is …

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Where Can You Find Novell Products on the New Microfocus.com?

Gil Cattelain

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May 31, 2016 3:33 pm

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Score:2.5

Ever since Novell was acquired by Micro Focus, our team has been hard at work marrying the two brands into a single cohesive entity under the Micro Focus name. It’s been a long process, with the most recent milestone being the integration between Novell.com and Microfocus.com. We’re excited to announce that, just recently, we successfully …

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