Change is inevitable for IT and it comes from several sources: changing needs from lines of business, managing and supporting too many devices, controlling the complexity for the latest versions software and hardware, troubleshooting more intricate endpoints, and adopting new technologies or trends like cloud, virtualization, and mobile. Tackling the ability to manage that change can be a daunting task. In the past, IT has had to use multiple management tools to accomplish their objectives. Rest assured that you can meet the challenge by using a comprehensive, integrated suite of management technology.
Altiris IT Management Suite 7.1 is a suite of integrated products that help IT organizations provide faster and more predictable service to their business. The suite enables this by ensuring that organizations' management infrastructures can easily support new technology changes, can quickly adapt to changing processes and business needs, and can provide the necessary insight to make more intelligent decisions because they are data-driven.
Intuitive management interface
Familiar navigation experience to other Microsoft applications with powerful search, drag and drop, and at-a-glance resource details.
Streamlined software management
Redesigned software catalog interface improves the software management experience. Any software that is found falls into a discovered list. From there you can determine the appropriate action.
Simplified license management
Directly within the software view you will see a single, at-a-glance view that clearly shows current deployments and cost details based on current installations and purchasing details.
Optimize scalability and performance
The Symantec Management Platform will now scale to support twice as many endpoints as previous versions.
Solving application compatibility
Virtualize software on the fly, when creating a managed software delivery policy. Stream less used apps or run Internet Explorer 6 on Microsoft Windows 7.
Built-in process automation
Automate IT processes across solutions and extend to other business systems with the workflow technology. Implement pre-built workflow templates or create your own.
Enhancements to migration and deployment
Industry-leading deployment and provisioning continues to expand to support the latest platforms and technology.
Expanded patch management
Automate and report on the patching process for firmware, operating systems, and applications. Expanded support for more applications like plug-ins, Java, Skype, and Apple OS.