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Novell Product Update: Heartbleed Announcement

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April 15, 2014 5:45 pm

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Recently, security researchers announced a flaw in the OpenSSL encryption software library used by many websites to protect customers’ data. The vulnerability, known as “Heartbleed,” could potentially allow a cyberattacker to access a website’s customer data along with traffic encryption keys. The flaw was discovered in a technology called “OpenSSL” — a set of encryption …

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Categories: Announcements, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, General, Novell, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, PR Blog, Storage Manager, Technical

The Dead Weight Holding Back Your Network

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April 3, 2014 5:12 pm

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There are a lot of different file types out there. And odds are that if your organization uses a corporate network—or any kind of shared network—you’re storing a lot of them. But do you really know what is on your servers? Are some users storing personal documents? Or videos? Music? If you take a good …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Novell, PR Blog

SQL Server Support Highlights Release of File Reporter 2.0.2

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February 19, 2014 4:45 pm

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I’m excited to announce the release today of Novell File Reporter 2.0.2 which you can download here. Some of the more notable new features in this version include: Support for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Supported databases now include both PostgreSQL (which continues to be shipped with Novell File Reporter) and Microsoft SQL Server 2012. For …

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Categories: Announcements, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, File Reporter

New Features of DSfW in OES11SP2



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February 11, 2014 3:02 pm

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In OES11SP2, we are introducing new features in DSfW. These features, sites and subnets in particular, were requested by many customers.

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Planning and Implementation Guide for Novell Filr

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February 6, 2014 4:01 pm

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We have a new Filr Planning and Deployment Best Practices Guide .   We’ve built the guide based upon the work we have done in our labs, as well as with data collected from a number of you.  We know that Filr deployments and user counts are growing every day and we want to pass along …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Filr, Mobility, Novell, Open Enterprise Server

It’s here. OES 11 SP2

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January 28, 2014 11:34 am

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There’s no ‘kind of’ about this.  Novell® Open Enterprise Server 11 SP2 IS a big deal. This service pack includes many improvements, some long-awaited and much-requested. Most of these changes increase the convenience for you, the Open Enterprise Server administrator. Below is a list of some of the most important changes and improvements. Install We’ve …

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Categories: Announcements, File & Networking Services, General, NetWare, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, PR Blog

What Generation Gap? Everyone Prints.

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January 23, 2014 1:57 pm

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With the rise of a tech-savvy generation of young people, some organizations might think that the days of the laser printer are nearing an end. But this isn’t necessarily the case—people  still print a lot more than you think, and this rising generation is printing as much as ever. Here are a few stats: A …

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Categories: Collaboration, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, iPrint, Mobility, PR Blog

Notice about certain OES services

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January 22, 2014 11:31 am

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At BrainShare 2013, Novell announced that Novell Filr is a major focus for the future to  provide file-related services.  Because Filr will eventually replace the following technologies in OES, no   further  enhancements are planned for these technologies: – Archive and Version Services – iFolder – NetStorage – QuickFinder Novell iFolder and NetStorage are still regularly …

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Categories: Announcements, File & Networking Services, iFolder, Open Enterprise Server

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, File & Networking Services, Filr, iPrint, PR Blog

Migrating NCS Clustered Data to a Smaller Volume



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January 10, 2014 3:22 pm

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In the majority of cases, the size of user storage will only continue to grow. However there are a few instances where a NSS volume is too large and the data on it needs to be moved to a smaller location. There has not been a direct method for shrinking a NSS volume or pool, …

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Categories: Cluster Services, File & Networking Services, Open Enterprise Server

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