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TTP iPrint Printer Lists and Extending Novell Open Enterprise Server Part IV: Creating The Administrative Interface With iManager Plug-In Studio

jlodom

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May 17, 2017 12:24 pm

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This entire walk-through takes place in a copy of iManager that has been installed on OES server and which includes the standard plug-ins including those for iPrint…

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Categories: Collaboration, File Services and Management, iPrint, IT Operations Management, Mobility, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Open Enterprise Server 11 – A note on the impending end of general support

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May 12, 2017 10:23 am

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As many of you are aware, OES 11 is finally exiting the general support phase after serving you and us well, for over 5.5 years on June 13, 2017. This was to happen in December 2016 and after a lot of feedback, we extended it by 6 months to help plan your move to OES …

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Categories: Customer Care, File Services and Management, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

TTP iPrint Printer Lists and Extending Novell Open Enterprise Server Part III: A Plugin for Administration Through iManager

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May 9, 2017 10:26 am

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In part one of this series we described a problem – the need to generate dynamic lists of iPrint printers – and the overall reasoning and outline of our solution. In part two we discussed how and why we would store our solution’s data in eDirectory. Now in part three we will discuss administration.

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Categories: Collaboration, File Services and Management, iPrint, IT Operations Management, Mobility, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Client for OES and Windows 10 RS2

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April 6, 2017 12:54 pm

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In testing the pre-release version(s) of the Windows 10 “Creators Update” (also referred to as “Redstone 2” or “RS2”), we found an issue where in the Client for OES, login settings are lost after applying this update (because of the manner in which the upgrade process uninstalls and…

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

Kanaka for Mac 3.0 Now Available

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April 3, 2017 8:13 am

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Micro Focus has released an update to its popular macOS access software-Micro Focus Kanaka for Mac 3.0. Micro Focus Kanaka for Mac provides Mac macOS users automated single login access to NetIQ eDirectory storage resources through flexible login options. The Kanaka Plug-in component allows users to simultaneously log in to macOS and mount storage resources …

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Categories: File Services and Management, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Mirror iManager Plug-ins on local server



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March 31, 2017 3:05 pm

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Your environment runs fine, all hosts are up and running. You install the latest OES updates but then, you have to install a few iManager NPMs which are not delivered with the OES patches. Normally you do not allow your iManager to connect to the internet. So you have to reconfigure iManager to use the …

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Categories: Collaboration, Cool Tools, End-user How-to, IT Operations Management, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

Help us get some insights into your Disaster Recovery strategies for OES

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March 28, 2017 1:34 pm

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We are running a short anonymous survey to gather your DR needs for OES and how that’s being met today. We are also trying to determine if you will be interested in a maximum RPO / minimum RTO solution to protect OES workloads using PlateSpin solutions. The survey should take no more than …

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Categories: Business Continuity, Cluster Services, Collaboration, File Services and Management, High Availability & Disaster Recovery, IT Operations Management, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

Registration Open for OES 2018 Beta

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March 21, 2017 8:51 am

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It gives me great pleasure to inform you that Micro Focus is preparing to start the authorized beta program for Open Enterprise Server 2018. This is an invitation for you to participate in this program and add value and improve the quality of the release. Open Enterprise Server 2015 was unprecedented in terms of quality …

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Categories: Announcements, Business Continuity, Business Continuity Clustering, Cloud Computing, Cluster Services, File Services and Management, Filr, High Availability & Disaster Recovery, iPrint, IT Operations Management, NetWare, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Open Enterprise Server: It’s a Windows world, right?

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February 14, 2017 11:17 am

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What’s with this “either-or” thinking lately?  “Windows” or bust!  Give me “Linux” or give me death!  An “Apple” a day keeps the viruses at bay!   All in all, it can get pretty contentious, even in the IT world.  But is taking such a strong stance really necessary?  Shouldn’t it all be about value, cost, and …

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Categories: Collaboration, File Services and Management, General, IT Operations Management, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

TTP iPrint Printer Lists and Extending Novell Open Enterprise Server Part II: Leveraging eDirectory

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January 25, 2017 11:23 am

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This is the second part of a series explaining how to use TTP iPrint Printer Lists. It also uses them as an example of how to leverage existing OES capabilities to extend the product to new solutions. In this article we will explain how to set up eDirectory …

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Categories: Collaboration, File Services and Management, iPrint, IT Operations Management, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Mobility, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

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