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"This product is a great solution at a great price as long as it is only going to be used for a local area network.""The most valuable feature is that I am able to patch third-party solutions."

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"Both in terms of features and operations, this is a good solution.""It is very easy to use, as well as extremely efficient and accurate."

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"This solution is limited to the local area network only and cannot manage remote devices.""The documentation on how to use this solution in a Linux environment is not clear, which is something that should be improved because it is complicated."

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"I would like to have better support for the application.""Customers sometimes ask about non-existent features, and we pass these requests on to Ivanti."

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"GFI LanGuard has very fair pricing compared to other similar solutions out there."

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"For the one that works with SCCM, it is relatively inexpensive at $8 USD per node, yearly. The standalone product has two versions; the one that patches servers is about $45 USD annually and the version that patches workstations is about half that price at $22 USD."

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7th
out of 19 in Patch Management
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1,384
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Rating
8.0
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out of 19 in Patch Management
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3,264
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1
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9.0
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LanGuard
Patch for Windows, Shavlik Patch for Windows
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Overview

GFI LanGuard enables complete patch management of security and non-security patches to Microsoft operating systems, Mac OS X, major Linux distributions and third-party applications. It can also automate patching for all major web browsers too.

Ivanti Patch for Windows offers patch management that spans not only your physical and virtual servers, but workstations as well. Find online and offline systems, scan for missing patches, and deploy them. Then patch everything from the Windows OS; virtual machines (VMs), virtual templates, and even the ESXi hypervisor with the product’s deep integration with VMware; and your most vulnerable third-party apps - in one easy-to-use solution that keeps the business safe and IT free to focus on core business goals.

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Sample Customers
BayView Medical Clinic, FrugalBrothers Software, Zaw, National Theatre, American Red Cross
Presbyterian Church
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company38%
Comms Service Provider20%
Government8%
Educational Organization6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company23%
Comms Service Provider18%
Government7%
Healthcare Company6%
Find out what your peers are saying about GFI LanGuard vs. Ivanti Patch for Windows and other solutions. Updated: January 2021.
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GFI LanGuard is ranked 7th in Patch Management with 2 reviews while Ivanti Patch for Windows is ranked 5th in Patch Management with 2 reviews. GFI LanGuard is rated 8.0, while Ivanti Patch for Windows is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of GFI LanGuard writes "Improves network visibility and keeps our products up to date with the latest patches". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Ivanti Patch for Windows writes "Easy to use, robust, and the technical support is good". GFI LanGuard is most compared with ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus, SCCM, SolarWinds Patch Manager, Ivanti Patch for Endpoints and Quest KACE Systems Management, whereas Ivanti Patch for Windows is most compared with SCCM, ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus, SolarWinds Patch Manager, Quest KACE Systems Management and ManageEngine Patch Connect Plus. See our GFI LanGuard vs. Ivanti Patch for Windows report.

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