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ZENworks Administrator Rights Report



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April 29, 2016 9:03 am

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This cool solution lets you get a report on all ZENworks administrators and their privileges/rights within ZENworks.

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#ZENworks 2016 is now ZENworks 2017

jblackett

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April 26, 2016 10:36 am

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We made an important change yesterday that I want you all to be aware of. Based on the fact that the next major release of ZENworks — featuring unified management of endpoints and an updated end-user experience — is scheduled for release in the second half of 2016 the team believes that we are better …

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Out-of-Date Apps Could Expose Your Network to Ransomware

Gil Cattelain

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April 21, 2016 3:03 pm

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It’s every business professional’s worst nightmare: Trying to log in to your computer, only to receive notification that your computer has been hijacked, and the only way to regain access is to pay a hefty ransom via Bitcoin. Suffice it to say, this type of malware—called ransomware—can be absolutely devastating, as it means having to …

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New #ZENworks Community Technical Webinar recordings now available!

jblackett

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April 20, 2016 1:07 pm

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We had another great ZCTW webinar today about the best ways to update software using ZENworks bundles. Oscar Sanchez and the other ZENworks SEs did a marvelous job. You can find the recording for this session here. Additionally, I realized that I’d forgotten to post the Building bundles with Bundle Commander session that Roel put …

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#ZENworks 2016 about to enter the next phase of its life…

jblackett

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March 21, 2016 11:59 pm

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My apologies for my recent absence. It’s been a busy, but exciting couple of weeks visiting customers, presenting at #MFSummit2016 and more. I’m excited to let you know that ZENworks 2016 is getting ready to enter its next phase. With the release of Preview 2, expected in roughly 5 weeks we want to start the …

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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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How to Migrate the ZENworks Oracle Database to a New Oracle Database Server

Ravish G

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February 25, 2016 1:15 pm

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This document explains how to migrate a ZENworks Oracle database to a new installation of the Oracle database server. Scenario You might want to migrate to another Oracle database server in the following scenarios: A higher capacity server is required for better performance due to the increase in the database load. A newer version of …

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Configuring Additional Swap Space on ZENworks Appliance



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February 22, 2016 1:26 pm

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Problem On the appliance server, by default the swap file system is configured with 2 GB. If the server configuration is of 8 GB RAM or above, it is good to have swap space that should be the same or double the RAM size of the device. It is recommended to double the swap space …

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Upgrading ZENworks agent to 11.4 and later in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Environment using newer reconciliation settings



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February 8, 2016 2:30 pm

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This document will enable you to upgrade a Citrix VDI image managed by ZENworks from earlier supported versions to ZENworks 11 SP4 using the registration key based reconciliation settings. Prior to 11.4, Novell recommended that you reconcile the VDI devices in the zone by selecting the MAC Address, Serial Number and Machine Name (hostname) attributes. …

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Engineering Practices in the Development of ZENworks



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January 28, 2016 12:55 pm

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As a ZENworks administrator or user, you have probably realized that ZENworks is a big product. It has a lot of capabilities and provides a ton of value. You probably use many of the features it provides, and there are probably a lot you don’t even know exist. We’ve been asked by several of you, what does it take to build such a complex enterprise product? What processes are followed to ensure quality? How do we test and validate? Etc…

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