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Windows Shell Scripts in ZENworks

eradke

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May 5, 2014 4:21 pm

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This is probably nothing to most but may be helpful to someone else who also is/was struggling. Debugging, why a script I have written, when run from a file via the Windows shell, it works just great but when run via ZENworks bundle, “Run Script=>Define your own script” section, it yields the message: “The syntax …

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Categories: Cool Tools, General, Technical, ZENworks

Novell Service Desk – Creating custom reports using ZENworks Reporting 5 (ZR5)



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May 1, 2014 3:29 pm

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The intent of this cool solution is to provide you with Novell Service Desk Reporting package (domain) and provide few basic steps for using ZENworks Reporting 5 (ZR5) for creating customized reports outside of the service desk product.

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Categories: Endpoint Protection Suite, Service Desk, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

GroupWise Events in Europe!



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April 25, 2014 11:04 am

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Score:5

Now that GroupWise 2014 is available, it is time for all of us to promote adoptions and deployments.  Earlier this month, I spent two weeks meeting with approximately 200 individual customers, partners, and employees to explain all of the value in GroupWise 2014, and to also share in the tremendous enthusiasm and continued excitement about …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, Events, Expert Views, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Messenger, Mobility, Novell, Vibe, ZENworks

Novell Service Desk – Creating Custom Reports using Pentaho Report Designer (versions 3.8.3 GA & 5.0.1)

Adharsh Praveen R

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April 24, 2014 12:15 pm

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    As most of you know, Novell Service Desk has inbuilt reporting capabilities that enables users to generate management reports from the captured record details. It provides a graphical snapshot of the overall performance of the Service Desk and its Users also provides the capacity to build simple custom reports using the internal system report builder …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, Service Desk, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Infographic: End of Life Support for Windows XP

Bret Fitzgerald

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April 7, 2014 9:47 am

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Score:5

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Categories: Expert Views, PR Blog, ZENworks

ZENguru Cool Solutions Zone

jblackett

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March 13, 2014 4:59 pm

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Score:5

Now that ZENworks 11SP3 has been released I’m happy to announce that I’ve setup my own ZENworks zone on the Internet that you can subscribe to and download common Cool Solutions bundles. Initially I expect the content will be pretty sparse, but over time I expect you’ll see lots more. The purpose of this solution is to describe how to setup a subscription to my zone and discuss the currently available bundles.

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management

Using ZENworks to Remote Control the Current User Session on an OS X 10.7 or later Macintosh with ZENworks



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February 26, 2014 12:12 pm

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The documentation for ZENworks 11sp2 and 11sp3 notes that remote management via VNC is different for machines running OS X 10.7 and later. Specifically, on these later machines VNC will start a new login rather than connecting to the user’s currently logged in session. The ZEN docs suggest using Vine server as a substitute for …

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

Novell ZENworks Unveils a New All-Encompassing Suite and Releases Service Pack 3

Bret Fitzgerald

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February 25, 2014 2:52 pm

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You might have seen today that we proudly introduced the release of the new Novell ZENworks Suite, an all-inclusive suite to replace all existing ZENWorks® suite/bundled options. Our hope is that this new solution will enable enterprise IT to easily oversee asset management, configuration management, service management and endpoint protection in one environment. Additionally we …

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Categories: Expert Views, PR Blog, ZENworks

Understanding ZENworks Mobile Management certificates

jblackett

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February 10, 2014 12:06 pm

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One of the most common questions I get from both internal Novell employees and customers alike is “what certificate does what in ZENworks Mobile Management?” So in this blog post I want to answer that question. Understanding the Components on the Managed Device Before I answer that question though it’s important to understand one other …

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Mobile Management

Are You Forgetting Something?

Bret Fitzgerald

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January 15, 2014 11:45 am

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Windows XP’s end of life is coming. No news there: You already know you need to migrate your workforce desktops and laptops. But are you forgetting something? The Rise of Userless Computers Usually a user “owns” a device—it’s the user’s gateway to information, communication and productivity. But what about those devices that aren’t “owned” by …

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Categories: Expert Views, General, Novell, PR Blog, ZENworks

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