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Spectre and Meltdown Vulnerabilities and Open Enterprise Server (OES)

Madhan

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January 10, 2018 2:58 pm

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Hi Everyone, I think by now everyone should be familiar with the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities and the nature of them. Open Enterprise Server (OES) by virtue of running on a Linux platform is indirectly impacted and SUSE has been leading the response from our end, by releasing the kernel and CPU microcode patches for …

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Categories: Announcements, File Services and Management, General, Information Management & Governance, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Security, Technical

Fixing the pesky #ZENworks imaging driver issues once and for all

jblackett

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December 2, 2017 12:46 pm

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As you are all probably aware, for many years we’ve suffered from challenges when attempting to image the latest and greatest desktop, laptop and now Windows 10 tablet hardware. The root of the problem lies in the fact that ZENworks has traditionally used a SUSE Linux based environment to perform ZENworks imaging tasks. The typical …

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Categories: Configuration Management, Endpoint Security, IT Operations Management, Mobile, Security, Technical, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks Configuration Management

Open Enterprise Server 2018 goes Gold

Madhan

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November 28, 2017 5:51 pm

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Hey Everyone, We are finally there and are pushing the Open Enterprise Server 2018 (OES 2018) live right now.  This means in less than 24 hours from now, you should be able to download the OES 2018 builds and start using it. The documentation will switch from beta around the same time as well. To …

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Categories: Announcements, Cluster Services, File Services and Management, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

Deploying and Using Remote Management Join Proxy Services in Dual Stack Environments With ZENworks 2017 Update 1



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November 10, 2017 2:00 pm

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The main objective of this article is to give a step by step procedure for using remote management in a dual stack network environment using Join Proxy services provided by ZENworks. With the introduction of IPv6 support in the ZENworks 2017 Update 1 release, various…

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Categories: Configuration Management, Endpoint Security, IT Operations Management, Mobile, Technical, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

iPrint 3.1 update is now available



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October 10, 2017 10:38 am

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iPrint 3 was released earlier this year with features such as ID Card device support, Web Printing, and Update Channel. The Update Channel was a crucial update as it helps you as customers, get the latest and greatest without having to rip and replace. I am excited to announce the release of iPrint 3.1. Customers …

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Categories: Collaboration, iPrint, IT Operations Management, Mobility, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

Open Enterprise Server 2018 – Public Beta now available

Madhan

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October 4, 2017 11:23 am

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Hello everyone, The much anticipated public beta of ‘Vega’ – Open Enterprise Server 2018 (OES 2018) is now live.  You can download the builds from here. Documentation can be found here. To recap, the key value additions in OES 2018 include SMB Stack Updates, including encrypted data traffic support. Domain Services for Windows Enhancements. (2008 R2 …

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

Can Micro Focus Help Fight Ransomware? The Answer Is Yes!

Gil Cattelain

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September 13, 2017 1:43 pm

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Ransomware—a form of malware that encrypts files and user machines for ransom—remains one of the top threats facing businesses today. According to a new report, ransomware has risen by over 250 percent so far in 2017. And the U.S. is directly in the cross hairs as the country that is most affected by it. One …

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Categories: Announcements, Business Continuity, Configuration Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, Endpoint Security, Expert Views, File Analysis & Management, File Management Suite, File Reporter, File Services and Management, Filr, Information Management & Governance, IT Operations Management, Mobile, Security, Storage Manager, ZENworks, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Suite

Ten years of Endpoint Management goodness and more to come!

jblackett

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August 31, 2017 9:35 pm

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As the Product Line Manager for the Unified Endpoint Management products here at Micro Focus, over the last ten years, I have seen a lot of things happen. I literally started in my role as Product Manager the week after ZENworks Configuration Management 10 shipped. As I am sure many of you will recall that …

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Categories: Configuration Management, Endpoint Security, IT Operations Management, Security, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

Mobile Phones and The Office—Five Things You Need to Know

Madeleine Low

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August 29, 2017 8:31 am

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For most people, their smartphone has become an extension of their arm. It’s the thing that wakes them up in the morning, and it’s the last thing they check before they go to sleep. In many ways, mobile phones have made work life easier for business employees. They can easily be reached by clients, answer …

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Categories: Collaboration, Configuration Management, Endpoint Security, Expert Views, IT Operations Management, Mobile, Mobility, Security, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Mobile Management

Micro Focus Service Desk Domain

jblackett

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August 25, 2017 10:12 am

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As many of you know about nine months ago I started working on a ZENworks Reporting Domain that can be used to allow ZENworks Reporting to generate adhoc reports and dashboards using data in the Micro Focus Service Desk Domain. Several customers and employees have provided valuable feedback as I refined this and I am …

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Categories: Cool Tools, IT Operations Management, Service Desk, Service Management, Technical, ZENworks Reporting

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