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Your Business’s Network Is Bigger Than You Think

Gil Cattelain

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February 12, 2015 2:06 pm

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You head the IT department of a small to midsized business (SMB) with 1,000 employees or less. But is this the true size of your network? It could actually be much larger than the total number of employees in your organization due to the amount of devices that your workers use to access your business’s …

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Categories: Expert Views, PR Blog, ZENworks

Elephants, Cats, Coffee and Computers.



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February 11, 2015 12:41 pm

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As part of my job at Novell I get to travel around various places.  This has given me the chance to try numerous types of coffee across many countries and cultures. Coffee itself has an interesting history, starting with the legend of Kaldi. Kaldi was a goat herder who noticed his goats become somewhat animated …

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Categories: Expert Views, Technical, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Patch Management

Annihilate Novell Backup Windows: The True Speed of SEP sesam

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February 6, 2015 12:18 pm

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How long is your typical Novell backup window? 2 days? 4 days? 6 days? SEP recognizes the pain points in the industry when backing up Novell environments which include GroupWise, OES Clusters, eDirectories, and NSS Volumes.  Our backup and disaster recovery solution, SEP sesam, comes pre-loaded with patented Multi-Streaming Technology which can facilitate unlimited simultaneous data streams, resulting …

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Categories: GroupWise, NetWare, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Forrester Names Novell ZENworks a ‘Strong Performer’ in Endpoint Encryption

Gil Cattelain

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February 5, 2015 11:17 am

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There are two ways that you can store sensitive corporate information in your database: in a regular format using plain text or in a protected format using advanced ciphering. In information technology (IT), the act of ciphering digital information is called encryption, and it’s one of the safest and strongest methods of devaluing private data …

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Filr 1.2 Technical Preview



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February 4, 2015 10:19 am

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Hi Everyone. For those not familiar with a Technical Preview, it allows people, beyond the closed beta group, to access the pre-released software and provide feedback to Novell. We are now ready to accept people into the Technical Preview of Filr 1.2.

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, File & Networking Services, Filr, Novell, Technical

Novell Messenger Survey

Mike Bills

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February 3, 2015 10:19 am

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I hope everyone is just as excited as I am with the upcoming release of Messenger 3.0.   I have talked about some of the great new features in previous posts so if you haven’t read about the release please check it out (Novell Messenger 3.0). With the release nearly here, I wanted to take …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Messenger, Technical

The Best Thing You Can Buy for Your IT Department This Year Is …

Gil Cattelain

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February 2, 2015 11:26 am

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Your business has a lot of unsecure digital endpoints that need to be addressed. There’s Steve in finance, for instance, who just got a new tablet that he uses for work purposes in addition to his smartphone (unbeknownst to IT). There’s April, who now works remotely and regularly accesses sensitive corporate files over unprotected Wi-Fi …

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Do We Need to Reinvent Email in 2015?

Nick Scholz

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February 2, 2015 10:18 am

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While Google’s new Inbox app will likely not bring the end of email (as some are claiming), it does achieve at least one important thing: it’s got us asking, “What’s wrong with email, anyway?” Well, maybe it’s us. Email, which began as a digital postal service, has transmogrified into a task list, calendar, day planner, …

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Categories: Collaboration, Expert Views, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Vibe

GWAVA & Novell Announce Strategic Partnership Expansion

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January 28, 2015 3:08 pm

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By Ken Muir, CEO GWAVA GWAVA announced at BrainShare an expansion of a strategic partnership that we have had with Novell for over 12 years.  You can read the full press release here.  Novell’s portfolio includes some of the best products available in the market today.  It makes sense to expand GWAVA’s leading product lines to …

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Categories: Applications, Cloud Computing, Collaboration, Filr, GroupWise, ZENworks

ZENworks Imaging: Fast, consistent & cost-effective solution for deploying standard device configurations and software

Adharsh Praveen R

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January 28, 2015 12:22 pm

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This short video shows how ZENworks Imaging helps David, the administrator at XYZ corporation to quickly deploy/upgrade operating systems on variety of devices and across different geographical locations

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

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