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Getting Open Enterprise Server the Mind Share It Deserves



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October 6, 2016 3:21 pm

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It’s difficult sometimes to get upper management or others in your organization to understand why Micro Focus Open Enterprise Server (OES) is so valuable and cost-effective to your business.  Sound familiar? Well—if you’re struggling to capture their attention and mind share—don’t despair.  It’s easy to arm yourself with all the latest and greatest information about …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Novell, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

Using the iPrint iOS v3 App and iOS 10 to Print Emails



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September 20, 2016 12:53 pm

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This is a follow-up to my previous post  What’s New in The Micro Focus iPrint iOS 3.0 App and the accompanying YouTube video.  In the version 3 of the iOS application we introduced iPrint printing Extensions to iOS which allowed you to print from within applications (those that supported Extensions) without needing to Open-In to …

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Categories: Applications, File & Networking Services, General, iPrint, Mobility, Novell, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

We’re Looking for Input on the Future of Our “Community” Site



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August 25, 2016 9:21 am

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With the merger of Novell, NetIQ, and SUSE with Attachmate…… then the merger of The Attachmate Group with Micro Focus…….  Then the Micro Focus acquisition of Serena, well…… we currently have a quite a disjointed customer community running on multiple platforms and it’s quite a mess. When I talk “community”, it’s the places where you can …

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Categories: Announcements, Applications, Cloud Computing, Cluster Services, Collaboration, Endpoint Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, Filr, General, GroupWise, iFolder, iPrint, Messenger, Micro Focus Application Virtualization, Mobility, NetWare, Novell, Novell Client, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Remote Manager, Service Desk, Storage Manager, Vibe, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Linux Management, ZENworks Mobile Management, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Enter into the web “Wayback Machine”



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June 9, 2016 1:27 pm

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I was on Novell’s Services Operations team in the mid ’90s overseeing our forum transition from CompuServe to the NNTP branch of the Internet.  Our team took care of all the supporting roles in the services organization.   Our manager hired two guys to help get us on this newfangled thing called “The World Wide …

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Changes to the Novell, NetIQ, MicroFocus, Borland Forums



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March 4, 2016 12:52 pm

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Have you noticed some changes to the Novell forums at http://forums.novell.com over the past couple of months?   We’re undergoing a process/effort to consolidate forums for all Micro Focus portfolio products into a single site. Unless you’ve been living under a rock and are deaf AND blind, chances are you’ve noticed that Micro Focus is …

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Categories: Announcements, Applications, Cloud Computing, Cluster Services, Collaboration, Endpoint Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, Filr, General, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, iFolder, iPrint, Messenger, Mobility, NetWare, Novell, Novell Client, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Service Desk, Storage Manager, Vibe, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Linux Management, ZENworks Mobile Management, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Wait is over for ZENworks Reporting!



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December 15, 2015 1:42 pm

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The wait is finally over. I am pleased to announce that ZENworks Reporting 5.6 is now available for download as part of ZENworks 11 SP4. It packages Jaspersoft 5.6.1. Some of the key highlights of this release are : Appliance Only Deployment – With this release, we have shifted to an appliance only deployment for ZENworks …

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Categories: Announcements, Endpoint Management, Micro Focus Application Virtualization, Novell, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Mobile Management, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Help us improve ZENworks Reporting!



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November 19, 2015 11:15 am

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As we work towards ZENworks 2016, one of the key things we are aiming for is to improve your experience with ZENworks Reporting. With upcoming release of ZR 5.6, we have already made a shift to Appliance only model and have tremendously improved upon the installation and upgrade experience. In ZENworks 2016, we are looking to …

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Categories: Announcements, Endpoint Management, Novell, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Linux Management, ZENworks Mobile Management, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Feedback on ZENworks 2016 Preview!



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November 2, 2015 10:40 am

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It’s been almost a month since we announced first preview of ZENworks 2016 and the response has been amazing. Many thanks to our partners and customers across regions who have so enthusiastically participated in it. If you still haven’t done so, you can do from here. As I mentioned in an earlier post, one of the …

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Categories: Announcements, Novell, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Mobile Management, ZENworks Suite

DSfW FSMO Roles

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October 2, 2015 3:12 pm

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In Domain Services for Windows, as in AD, there are 5 roles that are assigned to the first DSfW server in the forest.  These roles are called Flexible Single Master Operation roles or FSMO roles for short. The 5 FSMO roles are: The RID Manager server The PDC Emulator server The Infrastructure server The Schema …

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Categories: Cool Tools, Novell, Open Enterprise Server

Filr Axion Technical Preview is now available



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September 22, 2015 9:47 am

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Yesterday I explained that we have simplified the Technical Preview process for anyone who is interested in participating.  GroupWise Cornell was available already and as of today, you now have access to Filr Axion as well. If you are interested in evaluating either of these, please sign up for the Technical Preview and participate in …

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