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Feature OES 11 OES 2 OES 1 NetWare 6.5

Content & Application/Open Source Service

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Yes No No No
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 No Yes No No
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 No No Yes No
Mono Yes Yes Yes No
JBoss Yes Yes Yes No
Apache Web Server Yes Yes Yes Yes
Tomcat Servlet Engine Yes Yes Yes Yes
MySQL Database Yes Yes Yes Yes
Perl Scripting Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
PHP Scripting Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
FTP Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
SOAP Server Yes Yes Yes No
UDDI Server Yes Yes Yes No
DNS/DHCP Servers Yes Yes No Yes
XEN Virtual Machine Yes Yes No No

Networking and Productivity Services

Novell iFolder Yes Yes Yes Yes
iPrint Yes Yes Yes Yes
NetStorage Yes Yes Yes Yes
File Versioning Yes Yes No Yes
Novell Client for Windows Yes Yes Yes Yes
Novell Client for Linux Yes Yes Yes Yes
Novell Client for Vista Yes Yes Yes Yes
Directory-integrated DNS/DHCP Servers Yes Yes No Yes
Apple Filing Protocol Support Yes Yes No Yes
CIFS Support Yes Yes No Yes
64-bit eDirectory Yes Yes No No

Management Services

Domain Services for Windows Yes Yes No No
Upgrade Utility A single graphical interface for upgrading services on any server. A single graphical interface for upgrading services on any server. No No
Remote Upgrades (RPM Support) Yes Yes Yes No
YaST Yes Yes Yes No
Server Consolidation Migration Utility Yes Yes Yes Yes
Global Directory Yes Yes Yes Yes
Directory Synchronization Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multi-factored Authentication Yes Yes Yes Yes
Graded Authentication Yes Yes Yes Yes
Advanced Authentication Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
Storage Resource Management Yes Yes Yes No
Global Server Management Yes Yes Yes Yes
Global Health Yes Yes Yes Yes
Auditing Yes Yes Yes Yes

Storage and Clustering Services

Greater than 2TB partitions Yes No No No
Novell Linux Volume Manager Yes No No No
NSS Pool Move Utility Yes No No No
Dynamic Storage Technology Yes Yes No No
Business Continuity Clustering Yes Yes No Yes
Storage Scalability Yes Yes Yes Yes
Native Windows Client Support for 4 GB Files Yes Yes Yes Yes
Native Mac OS X Client support for 4 GB Files Yes Yes Yes Yes
Native UNIX, Linux Client Support for 4 GB Files Yes Yes Yes No
Snapshot Backup Yes Yes No Yes
Fibre Channel SAN Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
iSCSI SAN Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cluster Services Yes Yes Yes Yes
GEO Site Failover Yes Yes Yes Yes

Other Features

Small Footprint CIMOM Yes No No No
Multi-processor Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
Support for more than 4gb of RAM Yes Yes No No
64-bit CPU Support Yes No Yes No

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