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Upgrading to OES 2015 SP1—Easier Than Ever



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June 17, 2016 10:55 am

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Sometimes, doing any sort of server upgrade can be a time-consuming process.  That’s especially true if you are still using physical media and have to manually tend each machine during the upgrade process.  Well—with OES 2015 SP1, you can now use the patch or upgrade channel to do your upgrades. This should reduce the time …

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Consultants Corner: Preparation for upgrade to GroupWise 2014

Gregg Hinchman

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June 13, 2014 1:28 pm

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“Butterflies and Zebras, And Moonbeams and fairy tales” … I was on a recent project upgrading the GroupWise system to GroupWise 2014. As part of the upgrade, GroupWise 2014 wants an LDAP directory and/or server if you are connected to eDirectory. And as many of you may recall, in order to do proper MTA Synchronization …

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Using SUSE Manager for OES Management

Madhan

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July 12, 2013 9:36 am

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In response to popular demand, they have made it possible to manage OES11 systems using SUSE Manager. It can also be used to upgrade to OES11SP1.

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Installing .NET 3.5 Framework for ZCM 11.x Deployment Requirement

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April 30, 2013 11:43 am

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This document is designed to help you create a bundle of the .NET Framework 3.5 in order to satisfy the requirement of having this installed before upgrading a 10.3 or earlier agent to the Zenworks Adaptive Agent 11.x.

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks Configuration Management

supportconfig for Linux



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March 25, 2013 9:53 am

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Updated: Collects important system information for troubleshooting.

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Categories: Cool Tools, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Easy Steps to OES Upgrade on Citrix XenServer



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February 25, 2013 2:38 pm

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This article describes the Media Upgrade of OES 11 to OES 11 SP1 on Citrix XenServer.

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Millikin University Does its Homework

Bret Fitzgerald

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October 2, 2012 11:32 am

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When a non-profit private university looked into so-called “free,” cloud-based e-mail solutions as alternatives to Novell® GroupWise®, the spreadsheet analysis was surprising. After doing the math, GroupWise came out on top in several categories. As Director of Information Technology for Millikin University, Pat Pettit is always looking for cost-efficient ways to improve IT services. When …

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Categories: Expert Views, General, GroupWise, PR Blog

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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Unattended Upgrade with AutoYaST using OES 11 SP1 Integrated ISO



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June 14, 2012 1:55 pm

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This article aims to describe the AutoYast upgrade unattended from OES 2 (64 bit) to OES 11 SP1 with no user intervention.

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Create your own URL using SetupIP method: Upgrading to GroupWise Client 2012



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April 16, 2012 3:56 pm

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The method I used to upgrade an organisation to the latest GroupWise Client 2012, was to create my own URL Website. The users then needed to select the URL and had to follow certain instructions to upgrade their GroupWise Client. Here’s how I did it.

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