Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Privacy Networks - More!

PN vaulting feature was having a trouble with the IMAP for groupwise. IMAP was crashing the POA when it had trouble vaulting a user with weirdness in the mailbox. PN has been really good so far troubleshooting this.

Monday, June 23, 2008

NECC 2008 in San Antonio

I'm going be attending the NECC Conference in San Antonio next week and am picking the events I'll try to attend. It sounds like a huge conference and I want to give myself a bit of focus so I can get some good info without being drowned. Any of you have been- what should I look for?

Wednesday, June 18, 2008

Daily notes

I'm upgrade our BlackBerry Enterprise Server to version 4.1.4 today. Should allow some extra features like "push" software updates and firmware updates right to the phone. Gotta plan to upgrade the phone firmware too.

Thursday, June 12, 2008

Please see this letter on

Open letter to a school committee member by ZDNet's Christopher Dawson -- A bit of background before I pass on this letter that I wrote to a member of our school committee this morning…Our district has been without a technology-director type for many years now. While we have good staff handling individual schools, coordinating and managing the use of technology district-wide has fallen to superintendents, most [...]

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Privacy Networks Installing - Part 2 - First Glitch

Users report that after enabling the message retention feature in Groupwise (used by Privacy networks) that they cannot empty their trash. I will wait 24 hours and see if the processes clear up the issue.

Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Dr Disk Epsiode 1

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Privacy Networks Installing

I have a ginormous server with loads of space open. I have my Privacy Network's disk and have loaded it it up. Now just waiting for the install guides to finish linking the PN box to our Groupwise setup as a trusted APP. My impression is it will be similar to linking our BES server (Blackberry Enterprise Server) with Groupwise. So far the setup is pretty smooth.

Monday, June 2, 2008

Cleaning House

IT is the end of the school year and I'm cleaning out Home drives. What do you use for this?

I haven't ever found a single program I liked completely that also played well with our Novell volumes. First try: Disk Space Usage 2.5 from Simonsware.