Open Horizons Magazine is the only regular publication focused on Novell solutions and technology.  It publishes articles by authors from the community and from Novell and partners.

The magazine is published 4 times a year and distributed to all Open Horizons members. Issue 17 was distributed in February 2012.  Issue 18 will be published at the end of April.  Articles are contributed by members of the community, Novell staff and partners.

You’ll find articles not just on Novell solutions but related solutions and foundation technologies such as SUSE Linux and the identity management and security solutions from NetIQ.

The magazine also carries community news and comment on major IT policy developments as well as ‘Ask the Experts’ columns on ZENworks, Vibe and GroupWise. Sneak peek – have a look at this download:

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Just look at what was published in Issue 17.

ZENworks Application Virtualization  – by Andy Philp (Novell)
Mobile Device Management: Is ActiveSync the Complete Solution – by Paul DePond (Notify Corp)
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Mobile Device Management: Is ActiveSync the Complete Solution?


GroupWise 2012:  Roam Productively – by Kari Woolf  (Novell)
Giving Customers A Voice In The Future Of GroupWise – by Dean Lythgoe (Novell)
ITs Perfect Storm – Time For Change Or BE Changed – by Michele Hudnall (NetIQ)
Introducing OES11 – by Joe Doupnik (Oxford University)
Tune your ZCM Bundles with Bundle Commander – by Roel van Bueren  (Rovabu)
First Look:  The Microsoft Office Add-in for Novell Vibe  – by Benjamin Knust (CONET GmbH).
The editors welcome contributions from anyone with a desire to share knowledge with the community.  In the first instance please contact the editorial team: Robin Redgrave ( or John Ellis (


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