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"The solution is very affordable.""The licensing is very easy to understand and pricing is right for what you get.""We had perpetual licenses. The cost was around 36,000, and then you'd have the yearly maintenance fee of 2,000 or 3,000.""We pay about $250 a year for our license.""Choose wisely between the Professional and Enterprise editions, based on your needs.""I have been using the free version and am in the stage where I have to decide if I will proceed with the paid license, or instead choose another product."

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Top Answer: The initial setup is pretty straightforward.
Top Answer: The pricing of the solution could be better. The solution should be better at integrating with other solutions. Right now, it's not the best.
Top Answer: We primarily use the solution to run on all the desktops in our company. We have unique requirements, and this was the only solution that really met them.
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Also Known As
Hitachi JP1/IT Desktop Management, JP1, ITDM2
Desktop Central, ManageEngine Desktop Management MSP
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Overview

JP1/IT Desktop Management 2 automatically collects various types of information, allowing you to manage it all in one place. 

The information that can be collected by this product includes information about hardware, software, and security. You can use the product to manage information not only from PCs and servers, but also from an increasingly diverse array of IT assets, including anything from virtual desktops to smart devices. With JP1, you can efficiently detect devices when they are first connected to the network, as well as changes made to management devices, and ensure that management information is always kept up to date. Moreover, JP1 helps ensure that licenses are managed properly. By keeping track of the number of software instances that are installed on your devices and the number of licenses you own, you can detect and address any shortage or excess in those licenses. JP1/IT Desktop Management 2 also automatically detects the statuses of security measures to be applied to managed devices and controls security by using security policies. These features eliminate or reduce security risks by ensuring thorough compliance with security measures on a daily basis.

A web-based windows desktop management software that helps in managing 1000s of desktops from a central location. It can manage desktops both in LAN and across WAN. It automates regular desktop management activities like installing software, patches, and service packs, standardize the desktops by applying uniform configurations such as wallpapers, shortcuts, printer, etc. In simple terms, it helps administrators to automate, standardize, secure, and audit their windows network.

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Sample Customers
AXA Insurance, Epson Singapore, SMOE, Yokogawa (Thailand), Panasonic HA Air-Conditioning, Sing Tao News Group, Yamaha Corporation
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Strathallan School, BMI Healthcare, Comercial Kywi, First Priority Federal Credit Union, Gerab National Enterprises
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Financial Services Firm19%
Healthcare Company8%
Manufacturing Company8%
Engineering Company8%
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Comms Service Provider29%
Computer Software Company19%
Government8%
Financial Services Firm4%
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Small Business25%
Midsize Enterprise23%
Large Enterprise53%

Hitachi JP1 IT Desktop Management is ranked 4th in Client Desktop Management while ManageEngine Desktop Central is ranked 1st in Client Desktop Management with 16 reviews. Hitachi JP1 IT Desktop Management is rated 0.0, while ManageEngine Desktop Central is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of ManageEngine Desktop Central writes " Patch and upgrade many devices simultaneously in a DevSecOps pipeline which is effective but demanding on resources". Hitachi JP1 IT Desktop Management is most compared with ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus, whereas ManageEngine Desktop Central is most compared with Microsoft Intune, Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, VMware Workspace ONE, ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus and Hexnode UEM.

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