Ultimate endpoint management tools

Desktop virtualization, Web apps, software as a service, and an increasingly mobile user base have created new challenges when it comes to endpoint management. Nonetheless, there are still some constants -- endpoints need to be deployed, configured, patched, secured and supported.

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With that in mind, we tested six PC asset management packages: Symantec's Altiris Client Management Suite, Novell Zenworks 10, LANDesk Management Suite, ScriptLogic's Desktop Authority, Dell's Kace appliance and Kaseya Small and Medium Enterprise Edition. (Watch a slideshow of these products.)

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