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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

Sweetening the Deal: OES 2015 Comes With Filr Access

Gil Cattelain

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December 15, 2015 1:18 pm

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Up to 8 exabytes of data storage. Access to NSS for Active Directory users. SMB version 2 protocol support. These are just some of the important features that you’ll gain access to when you purchase or upgrade to Open Enterprise Server (OES) 2015, the latest version of Micro Focus’ premium network services platform. Now, there’s …

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Categories: Expert Views, Filr, General, Open Enterprise Server, PR Blog, Technical

Simplifying Your Migration to OES 2015 through File Reporter and Storage Manager

buckgashler

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December 1, 2015 1:33 pm

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The recent release of OES 2015 is a big leap forward in terms of both capabilities and reliability. With the expanded storage capacity for network volumes, NSS file system access from Microsoft Active Directory, iPrint enhancements, and an extensive range of performance improvements, upgrading to OES 2015 should be a the objective of every customer …

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Categories: File Reporter, NetWare, Open Enterprise Server, Storage Manager, Technical

News Flash: Your Business Is Quickly Outgrowing Its File Storage Capacity

Gil Cattelain

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November 24, 2015 12:35 pm

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Your IT department’s workload is steadily growing year over year as your company continues to rely on it to facilitate new business initiatives. Like over 70 percent of organizations, it’s now using big data to remain competitive. And with a fresh budget heading into 2016, there’s no question that the size—and complexity—of your network will …

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Categories: Expert Views, General, GroupWise, Open Enterprise Server, PR Blog, Technical

FreeRadius on OES 2 with Group Integration



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November 20, 2015 8:45 am

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How to install and integrate FreeRadius on OES 2 to use simple group membership to determine access via RADIUS.

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Have You Heard About the Cluster Service Promotion for OES 2015?

Gil Cattelain

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November 12, 2015 3:48 pm

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In case you haven’t heard the news, a new version of Micro Focus’s Open Enterprise Server 2015 (OES 2015) has hit the market. It is the next-generation version of the widely popular Open Enterprise Server network resource management platform. OES 2015 comes with much more storage capacity (up to 8 exabytes, vs. 8 terabytes), as …

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New Kanaka DMGs Released to Support El Capitan

buckgashler

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November 5, 2015 11:34 am

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With Apple’s release of Mac OS X El Capitan (10.11), we have updated the Kanaka for Mac Plug-in installer to support the location of Directory Utility.app. There is no functional change in the product. You can download the new DMGs at…

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The Novell (Attachmate) and Micro Focus Merger: One Year Later

Gil Cattelain

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October 29, 2015 3:22 pm

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It’s hard to believe, but almost a whole year has passed since Novell, creator of the world-renowned ZENworks, Open Enterprise Server, and GroupWise, was officially acquired by Micro Focus International, a leading provider of software and IT services. Now that the lengthy acquisition process is complete, and the companies have been fully integrated for about …

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Categories: Expert Views, General, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Open Enterprise Server, PR Blog, Vibe, ZENworks

Your Network Called – It’s Time To Upgrade To Open Enterprise Server 2015

Gil Cattelain

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October 26, 2015 3:18 pm

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Your network is currently struggling with the following problems: First and foremost, your network is close to, or currently at its storage capacity limit, a problem that needs to be addressed immediately considering the ever-increasing amount of data your business uses on a daily basis. Secondly, your end users can’t easily access the applications and …

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