We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
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.
Symantec Client Management Suite automates time-consuming and redundant tasks for deploying, managing, patching, and securing desktops and laptops so organizations can reduce the cost and effort of managing Windows, Mac, Linux, and virtual desktop environments. Client Management Suite 8.0 brings significant new functionality and enhancements to this already feature rich solution. Before covering what’s new in version 8.0, here’s a quick overview of some of the key capabilities of Client Management Suite.
Symantec Client Management Suite helps reduce the cost of deploying and managing desktops and laptops from a centralized location in your environment. The solution offers OS deployment, configuration, PC “personality” migration, and software deployment across hardware platforms and OS types to reduce end-user downtime and increase IT efficiency through automated, repeatable deployment processes.
Symantec Client Management Suite centralizes and simplifies patch management. With this solution you can detect and repair security vulnerabilities for Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systems as well as Microsoft and over 50 non-Microsoft applications. Patch automation can further streamline the process to ensure patches are applied as quickly as possible. Real- time compliance and detailed reports help ensure smart, fast decisions can be made to keep endpoints protected and maximize productivity.
Hitachi JP1 IT Desktop Management is ranked 4th in Client Desktop Management while Symantec Client Management Suite is ranked 2nd in Client Desktop Management with 1 review. Hitachi JP1 IT Desktop Management is rated 0.0, while Symantec Client Management Suite is rated 9.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Symantec Client Management Suite writes "A strong solution that is stable and easy to use". Hitachi JP1 IT Desktop Management is most compared with ManageEngine Desktop Central and ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus, whereas Symantec Client Management Suite is most compared with Microsoft Intune, ManageEngine Desktop Central, ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus, Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager and Clarity CA.
See our list of best Client Desktop Management vendors.
We monitor all Client Desktop Management reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.