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Redirecting diagnostics information to a third party tool



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December 8, 2015 9:39 am

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If you are using a third party application to monitor your primary servers’ health in the zone, and if you want the information, that is being collected as part of diagnostics tab (in ZCC) available to your application, then you are in the right place. The class CustomHealthMetricsProcessor can be used as a template to …

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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

Troubleshooting the ZENworks Agent CTW recording now available!

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November 18, 2015 10:52 pm

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We had another great Community Technical Webinar today delivered by Ingo from our European support center and Indumathi from our development team. They provided some great ideas on how the ZENworks Adaptive Agent works and how to troubleshoot problems that may arise. We had a great turnout, especially given that we are headed into the holidays. …

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Migrating to a ZENworks Configuration Management 11 SP4 Appliance

Shephardd

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November 4, 2015 12:05 pm

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Check out the new video tutorial that takes you step-by-step through migrating a ZENworks Configuration Management (ZCM) 11 SP3 Appliance to a ZCM 11 SP4 Appliance. This video will guide you through the following steps: Precheck system with Diagnostic Center Prepare a new virtual disk (vastorage) Copy ZCM 11 SP3 using the Migration Utility Attach …

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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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Change in November Community Technical Webinar Topic

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October 27, 2015 8:05 am

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As I indicated in our last Community Technical Webinar we need to change the topic for our November 18 webinar. The original topic was ZENworks and Intel AMT. Unfortunately due to some technical challenges we will be unable to present this topic at this time. Once we are able to overcome those challenges we will …

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Categories: Announcements, Endpoint Management, Events, PR Blog, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management

ZENworks in the Cloud focus groups

jblackett

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October 27, 2015 7:59 am

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As we look at the future of ZENworks one of the trends we see strongly is the emergence of cloud based solutions for device management. At present these are pre-dominately Enterprise Mobility Management solutions like Microsoft In-Tune, Airwatch, MobileIron, etc. However with the emergence of Unified Endpoint Management solutions I expect that more than just …

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AMIE Adapter for Importing Discovered Printers from ZCM

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October 21, 2015 1:54 pm

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In a call with our Customer Care team the other day someone asked if there was an easy way to import printers into the Micro Focus Service Desk (MFSD) system. In order to do that you could use a straight CSV import if you already have a system that knows about these printers, or if …

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Useful tools in ZENworks Imaging distro

Arun Prakash Jana

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October 20, 2015 11:51 am

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ZENworks Imaging distro (distribution) is a minimal bootable ISO based on SLE. As ZENworks Imaging is a highly automated solution, most of the regular use cases can be served without the user manually booting into the distro. However, there are scenarios where manual intervention might be required, for example to test custom scripts or troubleshooting. This …

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Help me, help you by opting into telemetry in ZENworks 11.4.1 and 2016

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October 13, 2015 11:02 am

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ZENworks 11.4.1 is coming soon! I would expect that by the end of next month, at the latest, you’ll be notified of its availability in the System Updates page of the ZENworks Control Center (if you have automatic checking enabled) or in the ZENworks News feed. Once you’ve updated your environment to 11.4.1 you’ll get …

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