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updated blog entry 15 Dec 2014
Havana to Icehouse Upgrade Plan This blog has been written with the motivation of open sourcing some of Symantec's design decisions and the planned approach taken during a recent upgrade of our internal clouds running on Havana OpenStack code base to Icehouse. We managed to deliver the upgraded platforms to our customers as seamlessly as possible - zero ...
updated blog entry 15 Dec 2014
LXC, Docker containers in NOVA There is a need for using LXC containers along with Docker containers with OpenStack. Some use cases need bare-metal speeds in addition to resource isolation, and linux containers, precisely serve the purpose.  As Nova is the central engine for managing virtualization, it should also be able to manage lxc and docker containers. We will ...
updated blog entry 15 Dec 2014
I am trying Heka for my current project. I need to include the source file path in the output message. I thought I would need to modify the plugin but there's actually an option called differentiator that can do the same trick, although not that straighforward.  Here is the configuration:  [LogstreamerInput] log_directory = "/var/log" file_match = '(?Ptest)\.log' differentiator = ...
updated blog entry 10 Dec 2014
I have been asked these questions quite often now: What is the best resource for understanding Keystone Overview? Are there any blog posts showcasing some of the key functionalities of Keystone? Do we have resources detailing Keystone APIs? so on and so forth ... Instead of sending emails to individuals, I thought it would be great to create a blog with a list of blogs and docs that I ...
updated discussion 08 Dec 2014
Symantec-internal developers download the online SDK as follows: Navigate to \\ali-netapp1.altiris.com\altirissdk\SDKComponents\Setup. Run Setup.exe from the network location to install the SDK. This will install the “online” SDK installer. This installer can be run at any time to check for the latest SDKs. The installer does so by accessing a server called ...
updated discussion 03 Dec 2014
Hi all, I cannot access to my client. client Ip address is 192.168.10.47, Server ip address is 192.168.10.71. i am using the right password and username its work during ping request (Server to Client, Client to Server), BUT it can't connection in Push Deployment wizard. I have checked all the recommended stuff. Please help me.
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updated discussion 28 Nov 2014
Hello all. We are a Health Care software provider that provides Electronic Prescription Services. We have been looking into using Symantec VIP to (two factor) authenticate users before submitting prescriptions. I have downloaded sample code which includes some .cs code, an wsdl, and xsd. I packed it all into an exe which does work for testing. My question is how does this work in a real ...
updated download 20 Nov 2014
Mobile Device Management (MDM) Core is used in Mobility Manager. 6.4 Mono Runtime Library 3.8 (unmodified)
updated discussion 08 Dec 2014
Symantec-internal developers download the online SDK as follows: Navigate to \\ali-netapp1.altiris.com\altirissdk\SDKComponents\Setup. Run Setup.exe from the network location to install the SDK. This will install the “online” SDK installer. This installer can be run at any time to check for the latest SDKs. The installer does so by accessing a server called ...
updated discussion 03 Dec 2014
Hi all, I cannot access to my client. client Ip address is 192.168.10.47, Server ip address is 192.168.10.71. i am using the right password and username its work during ping request (Server to Client, Client to Server), BUT it can't connection in Push Deployment wizard. I have checked all the recommended stuff. Please help me.
updated discussion 28 Nov 2014
Hello all. We are a Health Care software provider that provides Electronic Prescription Services. We have been looking into using Symantec VIP to (two factor) authenticate users before submitting prescriptions. I have downloaded sample code which includes some .cs code, an wsdl, and xsd. I packed it all into an exe which does work for testing. My question is how does this work in a real ...
updated discussion 19 Nov 2014
I am using a Didisoft Library to add a public PGP key to SEMS. Here is my code: DidiSoft.Pgp.Net.LdapClient ldap = new DidiSoft.Pgp.Net.LdapClient(pgpServer); ldap.SubmitKey(File.ReadAllBytes(@"c:\junk3\pcliftpublic.asc")); Here is my error :   The server is unwilling to process the request Any ideas ? Thanks, Peter
updated discussion 10 Nov 2014
I would like to know how to query the download percent of a task scheduled for immediate delivery. I plan to use this for one of my Symantec Workflow. I found out how to display the information graphically in a dynamic download bar once I get it (this is a common ASP.NET and C# task) but need to find out how to get the information to present. Looking on the server built in documentation within ...
updated discussion 10 Nov 2014
When I run a script to update the custom data class. An error (attached captured) "An unknown exception was thrown" showed. It is strange that all clients have this error except the first PC for testing this script.
updated article 19 Nov 2014
Introduction Python is great for rapid development and we use a lot of it. We also use Pycharm as an IDE and its pretty neat for python development. However its not as evolved as eclipse so sometimes when pycharm has to be used in a large enterprise shop where we need to branch between different generations of the code base it gets hard to maintain your configurations.  General rule of ...
article comment 09 Oct 2014
updated article 15 Sep 2014
You can now enable strong authentication for users with Symantec Validation and ID Protection Service (VIP)  credentials by integrating your enterprise applications using the Symantec VIP APIs.  These APIs are part of VIP Product suite and can be tried by creating a free Trial Account here (symantec.com). 
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updated blog entry 15 Dec 2014
Havana to Icehouse Upgrade Plan This blog has been written with the motivation of open sourcing some of Symantec's design decisions and the planned approach taken during a recent upgrade of our internal clouds running on Havana OpenStack code base to Icehouse. We managed to deliver the upgraded platforms to our customers as seamlessly as possible - zero ...
updated blog entry 15 Dec 2014
LXC, Docker containers in NOVA There is a need for using LXC containers along with Docker containers with OpenStack. Some use cases need bare-metal speeds in addition to resource isolation, and linux containers, precisely serve the purpose.  As Nova is the central engine for managing virtualization, it should also be able to manage lxc and docker containers. We will ...
updated blog entry 15 Dec 2014
I am trying Heka for my current project. I need to include the source file path in the output message. I thought I would need to modify the plugin but there's actually an option called differentiator that can do the same trick, although not that straighforward.  Here is the configuration:  [LogstreamerInput] log_directory = "/var/log" file_match = '(?Ptest)\.log' differentiator = ...
updated blog entry 10 Dec 2014
I have been asked these questions quite often now: What is the best resource for understanding Keystone Overview? Are there any blog posts showcasing some of the key functionalities of Keystone? Do we have resources detailing Keystone APIs? so on and so forth ... Instead of sending emails to individuals, I thought it would be great to create a blog with a list of blogs and docs that I ...
updated blog entry 10 Nov 2014
Collecting and analyzing metrics is a key to understand a system’s runtime behaviors and thus to provide a better guideline of optimization. As the user of a metrics system, you might want to collect metric and event with simple APIs, retrieve historical metric data. and view visualized metrics statistics. This article shows an example metrics system that composes of a client, a datastore, ...
new blog entry 25 Oct 2014
When working with DevStack, I occasionally run into situations where the IP address of the VM changes due to external factors.  To get back up and running with the new IP address, endpoints for the OpenStack services need to be updated in configuration files and the database.  For example, you'll need to update this value in the nova.conf file: auth_uri = http://[old IP ...
updated blog entry 10 Oct 2014
Before upgrading OpenStack in your production environment, you may want to try an upgrade on a simple DevStack installation to flush out any issues beforehand.  For our next OpenStack upgrade from Havana to Icehouse in production, we will be setting up a separate control plane (with all OpenStack controller services) with the new OpenStack version, upgrading the existing compute nodes in ...
updated blog entry 09 Oct 2014
If your OpenStack installation uses Horizon with V3 Identity API, Tempest tests for Horizon won’t pass by default as of this writing.  This entry describes changes needed to get the Tempest scenario test for Horizon to pass when using the V3 API. Prerequisites: You’ll need and OpenStack Icehouse installation set up to use the V3 Identity API, along with Horizon set up to use the V3 ...
updated blog entry 04 Oct 2014
StatsD is a daemon that receives and aggregates metrics data. Cal Henderson wrote the original version of StatsD at flickr. There have been various implementations after since. Ian Malpass posted an article bout Etsy’s version of StatsD in 2011. By far it’s probably the most popular implementation.  Etsy’s StatsD is implemented in NodeJS. It listens on a UDP port, processes the incoming ...
download comment 02 Dec 2014
.Brian commented on: JavaMail
updated download 20 Nov 2014
Mobile Device Management (MDM) Core is used in Mobility Manager. 6.4 Mono Runtime Library 3.8 (unmodified)
updated download 19 Nov 2014
This is the source code for the open source that Symantec is required to publish for the Managed Security Services Log Collection Platform (MSS LCP): Version 2.5 JoeSNMP 0.3.4 (unmodified)
updated download 15 Sep 2014
The Symantec PGP Software Development Kit (SDK), written in C, provides developers the functionality to add PGP cryptographic technology to their own C or C++  software applications.  The SDK lets you easily develop, maintain, and use PGP cryptographic components in your application, providing yourself and your customers with the confidence that comes from using the trusted and ...
updated download 12 Aug 2014
The presentation describes the changes to how ApplicationHA works in VMware and Hyper-V environment with the release of SFHA 6.1 for Windows. Supported with two demonstrations: 1. Installing ApplicationHA 6.1 for Microsoft Hyper-V 2. Application configuration of IIS 8.0 using a Web UI of AppHA 6.1
updated download 04 Jun 2014
SEP 12.1.5 JavaMail 1.5.1 JDIC 0.95-2 (a modified version of JDIC)
updated download 02 Jun 2014
updated download 14 Apr 2014
The following are open source packages licensed under the GPL or LGPL that are used in Symantec Enterprise Vault.  They are published here in order to comply with the requirements of these licenses. 5.2
updated download 27 Aug 2013
The following are open source packages licensed under the GPL or LGPL that are used in Symantec Protection Engine.  The are published here in order to comply with the requirements of these licenses. 7.5 libiconv 1.14 libstdc++ 4.4.4 libgcc 4.4.4
updated download 20 Aug 2013
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new idea 02 Nov 2014
Hello, I still expect a developper change from Symantec. Maybe this wil help: Actually, Backup Exec present calendar with "1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Last" day of the month. "Last" means some time "4th" and some time "5th", the presence of "5th" is definitively needed in some backup configuration. For any need : proof that some month has 5 saturday, or 5 sunday, and sometimes 5 saturday, ...
new idea 31 Oct 2014
porque hay partes del programa que aparecen en ingles, en vez de en español, por ejemplo: la pantalla de analisis aparece en ingles y cuando informa de algun riesgo o amenaza aparece tambien en ingles, tambien la pantalla de informes esta en ingles. Si el producto se compra en un idioma, lo logico es que aparezca en ese idioma.
new idea 23 Oct 2014
Symantec, bom dia! Gostaria por meio deste deixar registrado a minha sugestão e necessidade de alguns clientes.  Sou de uma consultoria e suporte aos produtos da Symantec, hoje em especifico atendo Endpoint Protection. Geralmente a area de segurança de cada cliente utiliza o SEP para controlar o acesso a usb e outros dispositivos removiveis para impedir o vazamento de informaçoes e ...
updated idea 24 Sep 2014
Hello, Microsoft released Visual Studio Update 3 on August 4th, 2014 but it isn't yet available to patch through Altiris. I'd like to make a request to have this patch loaded into the PMI package. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2829760 Thanks! Doug Wiplinger
new idea 01 Sep 2014
I would like to suggest to set a password through SEPM to prevent end users from turning off SEP. 
new idea 23 Jul 2014
I'd like to see the option to have the send email, and other components that do things that you may not want to actually happen in a testing environment have the option to use a process variable for "enabled"   right now i just see a checkbox, but if i could use a process variable i could "toggle" it on or off and then all the components i might not want to function, would be disabled. ...
new idea 24 Jun 2014
To collect the S/W Inventory on condition based; 1. To gather the inventory for the computers which are connected in the environment the software inventory to be sent automatically instead of schedule. 2. If 1000 computers are set to gather the full software inventory policy for custom schedule at 11,13,15,17. if 500 sends the inventory and if remaining is 500 will be automatically be ...
new idea 09 May 2014
Regarding the application and device control log: I would really like to have the username and computer name added to the report generated by the client. If the scheduled report that i receive (application and device control report) could also include the computer name and username, that would be even better.
new idea 02 May 2014
There is not a straightforward, easy way to restore Symantec System Restore backups made on a system where the hard disk has been encrypted using the whole disk encryption feature of Symantec Encryption Desktop. I have spent hours researching the workarounds offered in tech articles. I recommend improving these programs so that they work together easily and giving instructions in each user's ...
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