Wednesday, August 31, 2005

August TASK group monthly meeting tonight

The Toronto Area Security Klatch group meeting is tonight with a topic set on Defcon 13 Review. If you're nearby, it's highly recommended as a free to attend event. More info _here_ as it's at an alternate location.

Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Renew Your Vows - GroupWise 7 tour

"Friends don't let friends use Exchange"

'Renew Your Vows' is the name of the latest Novell GroupWise campaign fro their recently release version 7 collaboation product. They're smartly targeting the legacy MS-Exchange 5.5 userbase (one-third of its Exchange installed base) since there's so many out there. Check the 28 city schedule for N. America _here_.

more details on the GroupWise7 tour _here_.

Sunday, August 28, 2005

get Novell VMs online

If you're looking at building a ZEN or virtual NetWare Server lab, you can shortcut by grabbing the VMs _here_. -pre-built Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 or Novell Linux Desktop 9 Virtual Development Environments. Nice for Zen labs use!

Friday, August 26, 2005

free Open Enterprise Server Support Pack 1 webinar

"Join Jason Williams, Product Manager for Open Enterprise Server, for a Web seminar on August 31 to learn how SP1 builds on the strengths of the original Open Enterprise Server release with enhancements in the following areas:
* Installation and Migration
* iPrint
* Novell Client for Linux
* Novell iFolder with File Sharing
* Novell Storage Services
* And much more!
This Web seminar is being held on the same day SP1 is released, so you can test drive the software immediately following the presentation! Find out how you can use SP1 to bring the Power of Two to your organization.
arrow register today" on this page.

Monday, August 15, 2005

GroupWise 7 available!

over the weekend, Novell's GroupWise 7 collaboration product (dubbed 'Sequoia') has been made available for download over the weekend from
You can grab the GW7 eval _here_.

GW 7 also includes a SLES9 server license. The full Press Release is _here_.

Tuesday, August 09, 2005

Novell Q2 formulae

Seems a recent news report makes note of Novell's finances. I'm not one big on public stock values and other formulae, but his quote strikes home "Novell has the only off-the-shelf technology that works across multiple platforms and directories and leverages the existing infrastructure."

Monday, August 08, 2005

Siebel Systems and Novell to Deliver Open Source Platform for Market-Leading CRM Applications

In a press release titled "Siebel Systems and Novell to Deliver Open Source Platform for Market-Leading CRM Applications," novell is partnered with Siebel on the SLES platform.
"Siebel's selection of Novell is more proof that SUSE Linux is ready
for prime time," said David Patrick, Novell's Vice President and General Manager, Linux, Open Source Platforms and Services. "The combination of Siebel's market-leading customer-facing applications and Novell's infrastructure leadership will deliver innovative solutions that companies need to succeed in today's highly competitive marketplace." Catch more _here_.