Cool Solutions

File Services and Management

Building an MS-DFS environment containing NSS4AD volumes and making it available through Filr

BSCHOOFS

By:

November 30, 2018 8:41 am

Reads:700

Score:Unrated

In this ever changing and “Directory Agnostic” to shifting world, we’re sometimes asked to perform awkward tasks. This is one of them, but mixing 2 worlds to please the majority of your users isn’t a bad thing in my book, so here goes. When for various reasons the directory the users authenticate to shifted from …

+read more

Tags: , ,
Categories: Collaboration, File Services and Management, Filr, IT Operations Management, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Mobility, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Client for Open Enterprise Server 2 SP4 (IR11 Beta) is available with enhanced integration with Advanced Authentication



By:

November 20, 2018 1:03 pm

Reads:881

Score:5

For anyone who is interested in Advanced Authentication integration with the Client for Open Enterprise Server, and/or has been using the first phase of Advanced Authentication integration that was delivered in March 2017 with Client for Open Enterprise Server 2 SP4 (IR6): A public beta build of the Client for Open Enterprise Server 2 SP4 …

+read more

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Categories: Client, Collaboration, File Services and Management, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Suite

File Dynamics 6.1 Introduces Security Notify Policies

buckgashler

By:

October 25, 2018 1:31 pm

Reads:834

Score:5

This month we released File Dynamics 6.1 – a product and version number that might need a little bit of explanation. As I mentioned in a previous article, File Dynamics is a new data governance product built from the Identity-Driven policy management technology of Micro Focus Storage Manager for Active Directory, but greatly enhanced to …

+read more

Tags: , , , , , ,
Categories: Announcements, Expert Views, File Dynamics, File Management Suite, File Services and Management, Storage Manager, Technical

Filr is macOS Mojave ready!

kdevadas

By:

October 1, 2018 2:10 pm

Reads:1,018

Score:Unrated

Apple macOS Mojave 10.14 comes with some really cool features—Dark Mode, Dynamic Desktop, Stacks, Improved Finder, and a lot more goodness. So, now that it’s available, we expect that you want to upgrade as soon as possible. But what’s the point of running Mojave if you can’t access, sync, share, and collaborate with your …

+read more

Tags: , , , ,
Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, File Services and Management, Filr, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Mobility, Technical

True Enterprise File Sharing and Access with Filr

qmangus

By:

September 11, 2018 8:52 am

Reads:1,395

Score:5

You need to keep your files and systems secure, however, your users may be sharing and storing files on cloud sharing solutions that are not secure and are not managed by your organization. There needs to be a balance between the functionality that your end users want and the security that your organization needs. IT, …

+read more

Tags: , , , , ,
Categories: Collaboration, File Services and Management, Filr, Mobility, Technical

Don’t Let Ransomware Take You Down – Use File Dynamics

qmangus

By:

September 7, 2018 10:04 am

Reads:1,711

Score:Unrated

Ransomware continues to be a threat across the globe, with hackers targeting an organization’s most valuable files and systems and locking them down. Then they ask for money, or a “ransom,” to unlock these systems. To avoid the high cost of downtime associated with this cybercrime, many organizations simply pay the ransom. Unfortunately, the occurrence …

+read more

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Categories: Expert Views, File Analysis & Management, File Dynamics, File Services and Management, Information Management & Governance, Security

Registrations open for Open Enterprise Server 2018 SP1 Beta Program

Madhan

By:

August 28, 2018 2:22 pm

Reads:1,921

Score:Unrated

Open Enterprise Server 2018 SP1 will be ready for authorized beta testing in the next 2 to 3 weeks.  Registrations for the same can be done by taking this OES 2018 SP1 Beta Survey. Unlike OES 2018, where development cycles were largely spent on adapting OES to SLES12 platform, OES 2018 SP1 has a lot …

+read more

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Categories: Announcements, Business Continuity Clustering, Cluster Services, File Services and Management, Information Management & Governance, iPrint, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

Running Pulseway RMM on OpenSUSE LEAP / SLES 15

Rodney Wilder

By:

August 28, 2018 2:16 pm

Reads:857

Score:Unrated

Pulseway is a relatively popular RMM solution that thankfully supports many Linux distros including SUSE up to SLES12, and even has a 2 device free account to let you test with.  Unfortunately there are a few hurdles to get over currently with their 5.4 release in SLES15 thanks to Pulseway not currently supporting openssl 1.1 …

+read more

Tags: , ,
Categories: End-user How-to, File Services and Management, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Managing the Data Sprawl in a Cost Effective Way



By:

August 16, 2018 1:52 pm

Reads:1,436

Score:5

I am sure all of us at some point in time would have felt a need to have an infinite storage space so that there is no need to worry about adding new disks or cleaning up old/unwanted files to create more space. The fact …

+read more

Tags: , , , , ,
Categories: Cloud Computing, File Services and Management, Information Management & Governance, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

OESCommonProxy without a LDAP service at localhost



By:

July 26, 2018 3:35 pm

Reads:853

Score:Unrated

When you use /opt/novell/proxymgmt/change_proxy_pwd.sh and get an error in the /var/opt/novell/log/proxymgmt/pxymgmt.log this is mostly because the script uses the localhost for LDAP requests. But if there is no local eDir/nldap the requests fail! Unfortunately the LDAP address for localhost is…

+read more

Tags: , , ,
Categories: File Analysis & Management, File Services and Management, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

RSS