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Gartner Magic Quadrant for PC Configuration Life Cycle Management Tools


This Magic Quadrant covers PC configuration life cycle management products. When preparing for Windows migrations, embracing virtualization technologies or improving desktop management processes, organizations should select the right vendor for their needs.

Published: 24 November 2009

ID: G00172200

Analyst(s): Terrence Cosgrove

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Avocent/LANDesk
    • BigFix
    • BMC Software
    • CA
    • FrontRange Solutions
    • HP
    • KACE
    • Matrix42
    • Microsoft
    • Novell
    • Symantec
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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