Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Quest KACE Systems Management.
What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
I've had some issues with patch catalogue, which seems to have expired. Quite a few people have reported that they are struggling with it.
I think it should have the ability to have the applications automatically update. It would be really helpful if this would override what the user might choose to do.
The biggest problem we had with Quest KACE, with the K2000, imaging becomes a problem when you start to try to go beyond doing more than thirty or forty machines at a time. We initially tried to do that virtually and it just, it wouldn't work. But that one physical appliance was enough to get us through and once we got the one K2000 physical appliance that was plenty to handle imaging whatever we needed. As far as the K1000, our original purchase was underpowered. We really didn't have the box we should have had for over three thousand nodes, but when it came time to upgrade that box, we got a box that was much more in tune to having over three thousand nodes on that system and it's been doing fantastic for almost three years now. We haven't had any problems.