Market Guide for Client Management Tools

Archived Published: 11 August 2016 ID: G00302149

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Client management tools are critical to manage PCs and Macs. Infrastructure and operations leaders must understand the long-term client and device management trends and the current market dynamics to select the appropriate vendor.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition
  • Market Direction
    • Continued Decline of Windows Applications
    • Continuously Updated OS Platforms Lead to New Management Approaches
    • Client Management Tools as a Service
    • Three Waves to Unified Endpoint Management
    • Self-Service Becomes the Default for End-User Services
    • Managing Access to Local and SaaS Applications
  • Market Analysis
    • Unified Endpoint Management: Tying Together CMT and EMM
    • Client and Server Management
    • Advanced Mac Management
    • Security and Compliance
    • Ease of Deployment and Use
      • Large Global Enterprise
  • Representative Vendors
    • Accelerite
    • BMC
    • CA Technologies
    • ConnectWise
    • Dell Software
    • FileWave
    • Heat Software
    • IBM
    • JAMF Software
    • Kaseya
    • Landesk
    • ManageEngine
    • Matrix42
    • Micro Focus
    • Microsoft
    • Symantec
    • Tanium
    • Verismic Software
    • VMware
  • Market Recommendations
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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