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What to be aware of when migrating from Apple VPP to Apple Business Manager



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September 4, 2018 2:13 pm

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Recently Apple decided to transition its Volume Purchase program offering to a brand new service in the form of Apple Business Manager. Apple Business Manager combines DEP & VPP into one easy to use single portal. However, this change also brings in a new way of managing VPP accounts and if you are using VPP, …

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Categories: Configuration Management, Endpoint Security, Expert Views, IT Operations Management, Mobile, Mobility, Security, Technical, Unified Endpoint Management, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

The Novell Consulting Installation Framework – AutoYaST



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July 2, 2013 8:59 am

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Welcome to the Novell Consulting Installation Framework (NCIF). By enhancing SUSE’s automatic installation method AutoYaST and combining it with Novell ZENworks Configuration Management (ZCM) we were able to develop a way to easily implement standardized installation, configuration and update of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) as well as of Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES).

This AppNote describes how to implement the AutoYasT part of the solution in your environment.

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Categories: Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Migrating from GroupWise DMS to Vibe 3.3



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March 1, 2013 10:49 am

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This document covers the tools and process for moving entries from GroupWise Document Management to Novell Vibe.

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Categories: GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Technical, Vibe

Moving NSS disks from one OES server to another one

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February 14, 2013 3:39 pm

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Ever wonder if you can move an NSS disk from an old OES server to a new one and save the Trustee? Here’s the answer, from Massimo Rosen.

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Categories: Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Recreating Certificates on OES, migrating to a new server, and checking status (in a nutshell)

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October 3, 2012 12:25 pm

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Shawn Iverson responded to our OES Open Call with this nice piece about migration. His meditative approach underscores the importance of personal tranquility when approaching delicate IT procedures. Put down that Red Bull, clear your mind, and let Shawn guide you to migration nirvana. [Which Wikipedia defines as “the imperturbable stillness of mind after the fires of desire, aversion, and delusion have been finally extinguished.” Please let us know when you get there.]

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Categories: Open Enterprise Server, Technical

GroupWise Migration: Ready, Set – Wait, it costs how much?



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August 1, 2012 9:29 am

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In 1971, the first ever email was sent. Just forty-one years later, email is the industry standard for corporate communication, with the average corporate user sending and receiving 112 emails per day. With this communication tool so critical to any business’s bottom line, the list of valid reasons to disrupt it are few and far between. Enterprises considering migrating from Novell GroupWise to Microsoft Exchange should consider what it means in terms of costs and business disruption. It’s not just about the hardware and licensing, IT needs to consider the IT opportunity cost as well as overall user productivity.

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Categories: Expert Views, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog

How to Migrate Primary ZCM Servers



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July 27, 2011 12:04 pm

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Deciding how to upgrade your aging ZCM hardware or the best method to move the server from Linux to Windows can be complicated. So let me try to make it easier for you, but first please do some pushups or jumping jacks. I want your mind to be sharp and full of oxygen.

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks Configuration Management

Virtualizing ConsoleOne 1.3.6h for Windows 7



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May 19, 2011 11:16 am

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One of the more tricky hurdles our team had to overcome in our migration from Windows XP to Windows 7 in a ZENworks environment was to figure out how we were going to get ConsoleOne working on our Windows 7 workstations.

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization

ZCM 11 Appliance Upgrade Process from ZCM 10.3.1 if appliance and content totals larger than 60Gb



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April 15, 2011 1:00 pm

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When doing the upgrade you may get an error message saying that the prerequisites have not been met because there isn’t enough free space on the appliance to accommodate the migration of 10.3.1 Appliance Data. Here’s a tip from paulpf that should help.

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Migrating from ZENworks 7 to ZCM



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March 3, 2010 6:49 pm

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When the ZENworks migration tools just won’t do.

When we decided to migrate from ZENworks 7 to ZCM we took a look at the ZCM migration tools and while good, wouldn’t work for us. We wanted to do a direct move from (the majority of applications being) distribution script based, and file server holding installation files, to the content repository model available in ZCM. So how did we do it without mass reinstallations of applications?

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