November 13, 2017 – Quest Software, a global systems management and security software provider, today announced the availability of KACE Cloud Mobile Device Manager (KACE Cloud MDM) and integration with KACE Systems Management Appliance (SMA) to help businesses streamline mobile endpoint systems management. The first release of the KACE Cloud MDM SaaS offering helps IT administrators easily manage, inventory and secure mobile devices that access the network, making it simple to enroll and provision devices, manage passwords, and locate, erase and reset mobile endpoints from any location, through a user-friendly, cloud-hosted solution. Built for growing organizations, a new release of KACE SMA v8 now features a number of new capabilities that completely automates the management and protection of devices accessing the network. The new KACE GO Mobile App allows admins to access KACE SMA via Android or iOS devices for on-the-go endpoint systems management and service desk operations.
Simplified Mobile Device Management from the Cloud
The business advantages of supporting today’s mobile workforce - such as maintaining productivity, fostering creativity and enhancing job satisfaction is well documented. However, mobile devices can also pose a threat to the business and blur the network’s perimeter if not properly managed. With KACE Cloud MDM, IT admins gain the visibility and peace of mind needed to govern mobile devices accessing the corporate network effectively. Key KACE Cloud MDM features include:
The newest release of KACE SMA v8 helps organizations streamline asset management, better secure all network connected devices, and more efficiently service end user systems. Feature/benefits of the new KACE SMA include:
On-The-Go Endpoint Systems Management
The KACE GO Mobile app empowers IT admins to provide better and faster support for the mobile workforce by easily and effectively managing support-related incidents via any device or in any location. With real-time alerts, easy-to-use workflows, and the ability to call or email an end user within the service ticket via any Android or iOS device, IT teams can improve escalation accuracy, enhance root cause isolation, and improve end user satisfaction.
Additional KACE GO Mobile app feature/benefits include:
“Surprisingly, many organizations lack the necessary visibility into and control over all the devices accessing their corporate networks to accurately gauge the potential threats each device poses to the business and provide timely support for critical IT service issues,” said Ken Galvin, Senior Product Manager, Quest KACE. “With KACE Cloud MDM and the KACE Go Mobile App, we are leveraging the cloud and leading mobile platforms to provide the visibility and control needed to manage all device types across the entire corporate network. Both solutions are simple to use, integrate easily with the KACE SMA solution our customers rely on today, and ensure employees can maintain productivity and access corporate assets from any device securely.”Pricing and Availability
KACE Cloud Mobile Device Manager is available now in North America and will be available in additional regions in the coming year. More information can be found here.
KACE SMA v8 is available now. More information can be found here.
KACE GO Mobile Application is globally available now. More information can be found here.
About QuestQuest Software helps customers solve complex technology problems with simple solutions. At Quest, we believe the right technology eliminates the need to choose between efficiency and effectiveness. With Quest solutions, companies of all sizes can reduce the time and money spent on IT administration and security, so you have more time to focus on and invest in business innovation. Quest has more than 100,000 customers worldwide across its portfolio of software solutions spanning information management, data protection, endpoint systems management, identity and access management, and Microsoft platform management. For more information, visit www.quest.com.
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