desktop management


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desktop management

Systems management for desktop and laptop computers. Keeping users' computers in large enterprises up-to-date is a mammoth task, especially the never-ending upgrading of system software to prevent security breaches. See system management.
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Midas Uses its 'Touch' to Deliver Desktop Management Services to Franchises; Ensures Business Uptime by Mitigating Security Threats While Minimizing Costly IT Support
Vector Networks - the Tamworth PC desktop management specialist - has appointed a new agent in the Czech Republic.
a provider of Net business solutions, has introduced Novell ZENworks for Desktops 4, the complete desktop management solution that allows organizations to manage users' desktops and laptops wherever they are, whether in the office or on the road.
The Integration of Desktop Management and ITIL Help Desk is the First Step in Meeting a Growing Demand for Integrated IT Operations
June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Everdream, the leading provider of on-demand desktop management services, today announced the desktop management industry's first "self-service" Website (http://www.
has announced that ATI has acquired Appian's HydraVision desktop management software and technology for (US) $2 million.
Managed Service Providers Simplify and Scale Operations, and Offer Value Added Desktop Management Services with MokaFive Suite Service Provider Edition
The growth in desktop management is being driven by increasing pressure on IT departments to standardize and secure their desktop environments and to comply with new regulatory mandates," said AutoProf CEO John Moyer.
Factors such as productivity loss when systems are down, data loss due to security breaches and poor back up procedures are forcing companies to improve desktop management and provide helpdesk services.
announced today that it has signed an agreement with IBM, under which IBM will provide technical support to Microcom to assist in integration of Microcom's LANlord desktop management system with IBM's LAN NetView Manage distributed management platform; and Microcom will provide technical feedback to IBM regarding IBM's managing framework and agents for LAN NetView.
com/reports/c80413) has announced the addition of Desktop Management Investment H2 2007 (Databook) to their offering.
com/reports/c78378) has announced the addition of "The BMC Desktop Management Radars (Vendor Focus)" to their offering.