Keynote Presentation

Please join Novell CEO, Ron Hovsepian
Wednesday September 17th 10:00 AM
Enterprise 2.0 and Data Center at Interop sponsored by:


Making IT Work As One™

Reduce costs and Risk with Novell Systems Management

Today's IT environments are complex with virtually endless combinations of platforms, directories, systems, applications and patches. In addition there is an increased vulnerability to threats that affect the data security, employee productivity, corporate compliance and financial loss.

The Novell ZENworks family of Systems Management products reduces cost, complexity and risk to increase the efficiency, scalability and flexibility of IT staff and assets—from desktop to data center.

Boost Team Productivity with Novell Teaming + Conferencing

Novell Teaming + Conferencing delivers collaboration tools that dramatically boost individual productivity, team effectiveness and organizational success. From shared and personal workspaces, to blogs, wikis, workflow automation and online meetings, your users will be able to work with far-flung team members as comfortably as they do with the guy next door.

Stop by booth 439 to learn more about the Novell ZENworks Systems Management products and Teaming + Conferencing and enter to win daily prizes--Bose Headphones and JBL ipod speakers.

Breakout Presentations:

Wednesday, September 17 at 12:30 PM
Free Education Room 1
Endpoint Security Management: Total Control from a Single Console
Mark Schouls, Senior Product Manager/Evangelist, Novell, Inc.
Unauthorized access to networks, lost or stolen laptops and other mobile hardware, and theft of proprietary information or intellectual property accounted for more than 74 percent of IT financial losses last year. This session will discuss how a single console solution can help your business create and enforce security policies for all components of your perimeter.
Wednesday, September 17 at 1:30 PM
Free Education Room 2
The Strategic Business Case for Enterprise Collaboration Solutions
Collaboration is a key strategic objective mandated by corporate executives to help accelerate company growth, build brand value and maintain competitive advantage. Novell's collaboration solutions can help companies foster innovation, positive teaming cultures, and support of continuous employee self-training and improvement. Supported by research from CIO magazine, this session will showcase solutions for enterprise collaboration and social software using Web 2.0 technologies. You will learn multiple use cases scenarios that apply to each line of business units within your organization and how each use case scenario can help you achieve your strategic corporate objectives.
Thursday, September 18 at 10:30 AM
Free Education Room 1
Virtualization's Missing Link: Data Center Automation
Mark Schouls, Senior Product Manager/Evangelist, Novell, Inc.
Virtualization allows companies to meet new business needs and say goodbye to underutilized hardware platforms, server sprawl and spiraling IT costs. This session will discuss how organizations can create an agile, policy-based environment to automate and orchestrate virtual machine lifecycle management. Without proper management, companies only have a piece of the virtualization puzzle.

Resources-Endpoint Security Management

Novell has just the right combination of services to keep your company's information secure against malicious software, system vulnerabilities and hackers. IT security policies are enforced automatically to ensure a standard and stable configuration—whether users are inside or outside the firewall.

Resources-Enterprise 2.0

Novell takes team productivity to a whole new level. Our solutions help teams be more productive by bringing people together to create, share, discuss and manage information. Through document management, social networking, web conferencing and other collaboration tools, individuals are able to form high-performance teams and deliver better business results.

Complimentary Downloads:

IDC white paper- A Modern-Day Marriage of Business Benefit and Risk Reduction

Threat Assessment Tool-Evaluate your endpoint security threats

Webcast: Learn about thumbsuckers, podslurpers and other emerging endpoint security vulnerabilities and threats.

Novell Endpoint Security Management


Ready to get more from your data center? You need a unified workload management solution that will balance workloads between your virtual and physical worlds.

Complimentary Downloads

Analyst Report: Novell Strengthens Virtualization Management with PlateSpin

Webcast Series: Learn how to Secure and Manage your Enterprise

White paper: Orchestrating the Data Center with Novell ZENworks

Novell, Inc. (Nasdaq: NOVL) delivers the best engineered, most interoperable Linux platform and a portfolio of integrated IT management software that helps customers around the world reduce cost, complexity and risk. With our infrastructure software and ecosystem of partnerships, Novell harmoniously integrates mixed IT environments, allowing people and technology to work as one. For more information, visit