Desktop management News
July 06, 2017
Ivanti acquires user environment management vendor RES Software for its automation and identity management tech. The deal follows Ivanti's 2016 deal for RES competitor AppSense.
March 07, 2017
Organizations that use Sophos desktop management are intrigued by new EMM features the company continues to add. Some may move their mobile devices to Sophos for a UEM approach.
December 13, 2016
Microsoft's Dec. 2016 Patch Tuesday was a fairly routine monthly entry in a year that ended up setting a new record for most Windows patch bulletins.
September 02, 2016
With its AppSense merger underway, systems management company LANDesk introduced two offerings that feature new integrations; other IT channel news from the week.
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VMware User Environment Manager is software that IT professionals can use to configure and deploy employees' desktop computer settings. Continue Reading
Microsoft Windows Deployment Image Servicing and Management is a tool IT administrators can access through the command line or PowerShell to mount and service a Windows desktop image or hard disk before deploying it to users. Continue Reading
User environment management (UEM) is a technology designed to manage a user's complete desktop experience. Continue Reading
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Profile and application compatibility issues can turn a Windows 10 migration into a terrible experience for IT. Admins can turn to tools such as Liquidware's to help. Continue Reading
IT admins can use PowerShell cmdlets in addition to other Windows features to simplify administrative tasks, as well as to discover, install and manage software. Continue Reading
VDI monitoring tools help IT oversee virtual desktops. Deployment size, troubleshooting and capacity planning needs determine how critical dedicated VDI management is. Continue Reading
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A keylogging flaw found its way into dozens of Hewlett Packard laptops. Nick Lewis explains how the HP keylogger works and what can be done about it. Continue Reading
Even if IT pros turn to a DaaS provider to deliver virtual desktops to users and take some management tasks off their plates, there are still some jobs they have to do. Continue Reading
The free Windows utility DMT helps manage multiple monitors easily and effectively, and lets users decide where and on which screen applications launch. Continue Reading
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One part of the Windows 10 installation process you must know how to automate is the out-of-box experience. It starts with creating an answer file. Continue Reading
The Microsoft Diagnostics and Recovery Toolset, aka DaRT, is an invaluable toolset for admins seeking remedies for Windows 10 boot or startup issues. Continue Reading
One of the most effective ways of securing IoT, says Steve Woo of Rambus, is with a silicon-based hardware root of trust. Continue Reading