This course includes content related to the newest version of GroupWise: GroupWise 2014 (code named Windermere). The course focuses on the new architecture, administrative tools, and features of GroupWise 2014, and on upgrade strategies for existing GroupWise customers. When finished with the course, students will be able to use the new administrative tools, use the new client, and have a strategy for upgrading their existing GroupWise system. Students taking the course should be experienced GroupWise administrators. .
This course is designed with the experienced GroupWise administrator in mind. Students should have a good understanding of GroupWise terms and concepts such as Domains, Post Offices, Agents, GWIA, and others. Students should be familiar with directory database systems such as eDirectory. LDAP familiarity is recommended.
Students who attend this class should have experience setting up and administering a GroupWise system. They should have added and managed GroupWise users, post offices and domains. They should know and understand the relationship between GroupWise and eDirectory. Students should know how to manage the GroupWise internet doman through GWIA configuration. They should be familiar with the GroupWise client and GroupWise client deployment and upgrade methods.
Understanding how to connect to a directory through LDAP is needed. Students should know directory database structure and design.
Basic IP/DNS knowledge is also required.