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Running Pulseway RMM on OpenSUSE LEAP / SLES 15

Rodney Wilder

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August 28, 2018 2:16 pm

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Pulseway is a relatively popular RMM solution that thankfully supports many Linux distros including SUSE up to SLES12, and even has a 2 device free account to let you test with.  Unfortunately there are a few hurdles to get over currently with their 5.4 release in SLES15 thanks to Pulseway not currently supporting openssl 1.1 …

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Categories: End-user How-to, File Services and Management, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

GroupWise Messenger Archiving with Retain!

qmangus

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August 27, 2018 10:10 am

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As those who use GroupWise Messenger know, this solution is a great secure instant messaging solution for any organization. GroupWise Messenger allows for real-time chat on desktop or mobile devices. With GroupWise Messenger you can give your users the functionality and features of a public IM tool, but without the risks of those types of tools. And with …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Information Archiving, Retain Unified Archiving

Using #ZENworks Reporting to Generate Ad Hoc Reports when the Domain Doesn’t Expose What you Want

jblackett

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August 26, 2018 5:01 am

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At the moment I’m on the road in Asia training partners and I had a few minutes to share something I learned last week that I think will be interesting to everyone. I was in Taiwan doing partner training on ZENworks Reporting and a partner asked me how he could get the same Patch Compliance …

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Categories: Endpoint Security, IT Operations Management, Security, Technical, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

ZENworks 2017 Update 3 Increases Unified Endpoint Management Capabilities

Gil Cattelain

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August 20, 2018 11:31 am

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In a mobile-focused business world, an IT team’s ability to efficiently manage all the endpoints in an enterprise is critical to operational success across the business. Whether you’re managing a corporate-owned, BYOD, or hybrid environment, a complete, integrated suite of endpoint management tools streamlines the process for IT and ensures devices are secure, compliant, and provide …

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Categories: Expert Views, General, IT Operations Management, PR Blog, Security, Technical, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management

GroupWise Resource Archive – July 2018

Advansys

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August 17, 2018 12:45 pm

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The July 2018 release of the free GroupWise Resource Archive, which provides easy research of the NGW Digest email discussions between GroupWise administrators, partners, and consultants, is now available. Use the high speed text search capabilities to discover invaluable guidance within topics ranging from GroupWise technical issues to Micro Focus/Novell business discussions. The GroupWise Resource Archive can be downloaded …

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical

Managing the Data Sprawl in a Cost Effective Way



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August 16, 2018 1:52 pm

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I am sure all of us at some point in time would have felt a need to have an infinite storage space so that there is no need to worry about adding new disks or cleaning up old/unwanted files to create more space. The fact …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, File Services and Management, Information Management & Governance, IT Operations Management, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Technical

Configuring GroupWise WebAccess causes the Process to Crash

Laura Buckley

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August 10, 2018 1:20 pm

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On a few, rare, occasions I have come across the issue of the install script for GroupWise crashing when trying to run the Configure option for WebAccess. Upon further investigation, I find there are multiple WebAccess RPMs installed on the server. Command to check what GroupWise WebAccess RPMs…

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Categories: Collaboration, GroupWise, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical

Filr 3.4 – We Listened to You!

qmangus

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August 8, 2018 2:09 pm

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With the Filr 3.4 release, we listened to you, our customers! With this release we completed another 24 requests from the Ideas Portal , bringing the total number of completed ideas to 83! We appreciate your feedback on Filr, and our other products. To submit your ideas, or vote on others, please visit https://ideas.microfocus.com/MFI/novell-filr To …

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Categories: Collaboration, Filr, General, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Mobility, Technical

A New GroupWise Client

Mike Bills

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August 1, 2018 11:47 am

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I want to address two topics in this post that you may not have yet seen on the roadmap that we are working on for GroupWise and Enterprise Messaging. Recently we have shared these topics with customers and partners at the Open Horizons event in Berlin this June and TTP event in early July here in …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Collaboration, Enterprise Messaging, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical

August Collaboration Community Technical Webinar: “The Need for Mobile Device Archiving with Retain” is scheduled

Mike Bills

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July 31, 2018 3:39 pm

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Retain has always been an important addition to any GroupWise deployment. With the release of Enterprise Messaging last December customers upgrading from GroupWise to Enterprise Messaging get GroupWise and Retain in the same suite. The August Collaboration Community Technical Webinar is focused on helping Retain and/or Enterprise Messaging customers get the most out of their investment …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, Enterprise Messaging, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Information Archiving, Information Management & Governance, Messaging & Team Collaboration, Technical

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