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Filr 2.0 Coming Soon and What to Expect

Gil Cattelain

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February 3, 2016 4:11 pm

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Next week we will be releasing a new version of Filr.  Here is a preview of some of the changes you can expect to see in Filr 2.0: Files on Demand: With Files on Demand Desktop Clients, you don’t need to download all of your files from the Filr server. Instead, you can download only …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Filr, PR Blog

Identity Manager Bundle Edition 4.5 for OES / BCC customers now available

Madhan

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January 28, 2016 1:59 pm

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The IDM 4.5 Bundle Edition is now available for all entitled customers  (current on Open Enterprise Server or Business Continuity Cluster maintenance).  You can download the standard IDM 4.5 builds from the NetIQ site and the IDM 4.5 Bundle Edition keys are available in the entitlement section of the NetIQ customer center. In addition to the eDirectory …

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Categories: Announcements, File & Networking Services, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

NetWare Survey and NetWare Premium Lifeline Support

Madhan

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January 25, 2016 1:58 pm

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If you still have some of those workhorse NetWare servers up and running, do take a moment to fill out this survey and let us know how you are using it and what can we do to help move those workloads to OES Linux. And by the way, for those needing that extra time to …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, NetWare, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

Coming soon… Identity Manager Bundle Edition 4.5

Madhan

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January 25, 2016 12:00 pm

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Here’s some good news for those looking for an update on IDM 4.5 Bundle Edition.  It’s in the works and getting ready.  Stay tuned for further updates in a couple of weeks.


Categories: Announcements, File & Networking Services, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

SLES 11 SP3 EOL and OES

Madhan

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January 18, 2016 1:12 pm

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SLES SPs are supported for 6 months after the release of the next support pack and since SLES 11 SP4 was released in July’15, SLES 11 SP3 is set to go out of support end of Jan’16. SLES 11 SP3 is the base platform for OES 11 SP2 and OES 2015.  You, as an OES …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

Open Enterprise Server 2015 SP1 – Beta

Madhan

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January 18, 2016 12:49 pm

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We are almost ready for the beta of the first major update to OES 2015. The key highlights of this release include: Salvage / Purge support over CIFS for eDirectory and AD Users Continued improvements to SMB Version 2 stack Policy based purge Improvements to NSS AD Integration FTP Support for AD Users Support for …

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

Using Active Directory? Now You Can Leverage Novell Storage Services (NSS) in OES 2015

Gil Cattelain

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December 21, 2015 10:57 am

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If you’re familiar with Open Enterprise Server (OES) and the accompanying NSS file storage service from Micro Focus, then you’re most likely aware that, up until recently, NSS was reserved for eDirectory users only. After reviewing feedback from our customers, however, we learned that the lack of NSS support for Active Directory users was problematic …

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Categories: Announcements, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, Open Enterprise Server, PR Blog, Technical

What’s New with the Technology Preview Program



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October 16, 2015 9:57 am

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A couple of weeks ago I told you about a new Technology Preview Program that combined all of our Tech Previews into one.   Since then we’ve added the new GroupWise Mobility Service (GMS) code-named Afton.  This new version will officially support use Outlook as a client using ActiveSync.  Updated code for Filr Axion has also …

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Categories: Collaboration, File & Networking Services, Filr, General, GroupWise, Mobility, Technical

Updated Technical Preview Program



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September 21, 2015 12:33 pm

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Some of you may have participated in the Technical Preview program in the past.  The program is run by Sales, and specifically the SEs, and allows customers like yourselves to get early access to the software before it ships.  It’s a bit different than just a public beta in that not all products will offer …

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Categories: Announcements, Applications, Collaboration, File & Networking Services, Filr, General, GroupWise, Mobility, Novell, Technical, ZENworks

Receive Files From Other People Using Filr



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August 5, 2015 12:48 pm

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Hopefully everyone knows but now that you can share files with Filr and how to do it. Did you know however that you can also receive files from other people using Filr? In fact, one of our Government customers is doing exactly this. The Ombudsman Office within …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Filr, General, Technical

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