Parallels Mac Management
for Microsoft SCCM

扩展您的 SCCM 基础架构、因此可以完全掌控您的 Mac

Parallels Mac Management for Microsoft SCCM

Parallels 是业内无缝整合 Windows 和 Mac 的软件领导者,推出了 Parallels Mac Management for Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)。第一次您可以使用全面的跨平台方案轻松地管理 Mac 和 PC。该插件会扩展您的 SCCM 基础架构、流程和技能,因此可以完全掌控您的 Mac。

Asset Inventory

  • Automatically scan your corporate network to discover Macs.Auto-enroll those Macs into System Center Configuration Manager.
  • Gather hardware and software inventory of your Macs
  • Collect Mac warranty status information (i.e., AppleCare)
  • Leverage native Microsoft SCCM reports to view information about your Macs

Configuration Management

  • Enforce compliance via our extended SCCM configuration items:Mac OS X Configuration profiles and Shell Scripts
  • Secure your corporate data by enforcing FileVault 2 full-disk encryption

Software and Patch Deployment

  • Centrally manage and install software packages and patches
  • Application Self-Service Portal for Mac users
  • Support for deployment of a wide range of software packages:.dmg, .pkg, .iso, .app, scripts, and stand-alone files
  • Support for both silent deployment and deployment with user interaction

Mac OS X Image Deployment via SCCM

  • Seamless integration of Mac OS X OS image deployment into your SCCM workflow
  • Deploy preconfigured company standard OS X installations to new Macs

Management of Parallels Desktop for Mac Enterprise Edition


Parallels Mac Management allows you to go beyond of managing your Mac’s operating system – it can manage your Parallels Desktop Virtual Machines as well.It allows you to enforce VM settings as an SCCM policy item.Want to manage Windows running inside a virtual machine?No problem, just enroll it into SCCM and manage a VM with Windows same way as you manage regular Windows PCs.

Features Parallels Mac Management SCCM 2012 R2
Network discovery and automatic enrollment
Manual enrollment
Hardware and software inventory
Show warranty status
Self-Service Application Portal for Macs
Deploy software packages
Deploy Mac OS X Configuration Profiles
Easy to use OS X Configuration Profile editor
Push scripts as SCCM Configuration Items
Deploy Mac OS X pre-built images
Enable FileVault 2 encryption
Works without PKI infrastructure
Remote Assistance

To schedule a demo and learn more about how to manage Macs with Parallels Mac Management for Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager, please contact us:

usentsales@parallels.com
+1 (425) 282-6448

Testimonials & Video

Enhance Management of Macs in Enterprise Environments

"Microsoft is committed to enabling IT organizations to manage heterogeneous environments, including those that have both PCs and Macs,” said Andrew Conway, Senior Director, Product Marketing, Microsoft.“System Center Configuration Manager 则专为达到此目的实现功能扩展而设计,而 Parallels Mac Management 插件则是为了帮助扩展和提升 System Center 对 Mac 在企业环境中的管理而研发。A single team with one set of tools can use the Parallels plug-in and help decrease redundancies and reduce OPEX costs."

Andrew Conway
. Senior Director
 Product Marketing
, Microsoft

Transparent End-User Experience

"With Parallels Mac Management for Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager we’re able to manage our Macs centrally, enforce security policies, inventory installed software, and even do remote push installations of software. The end-user experience is completely transparent."
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Eldar Muratov, System Administrator, CROC Inc.

Leverage Existing Infrastructure Management Software

"Parallels 经验证的跨平台功能令 Parallels Mac Management for Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 成为需要控制其 Mac 并想要利用现有基础架构管理软件的 CIO 和 IT 管理者的最理想的方案。"

Rob Young, IDC Research Manager, Client Device and IT Service Management Software


视频

技术支持与文档

通过 Parallels Mac Management for SCCM 轻松扩展您现有的 SCCM 系统、流程和技术全面管理 Mac 和虚拟机并保证其安全。以下是常见问题以及各文档。

Frequently Asked Questions

Simply file a ticket with our Support Team for assistance by clicking here. You can also visit our Knowledge Base for answers to you questions here.

The Parallels Mac Management for SCCM (2007/2012) extends your existing SCCM infrastructure, tools and skills to also manage Macs. The first offering in the suite, Parallels Management-Mac gives you the same management capabilities you have for PCs, simply extending them to Macs.  It also takes advantage of Apple technologies like FileVault 2 to encrypt the Mac hard drive, and can deploy and manage Parallels Desktop for Mac and it's virtual machines.

  • Do I need to run Parallels Desktop for Mac to use this? No. The Parallels Management Suite can manage Mac OS X profiles with or without Parallels Desktop for Mac.
  • Does Parallels Mac Management for SCCM manage iOS devices like iPads? No, not currently, but a plug-in to manage iOS devices is planned.
  • What versions of Mac OS X is this compatible with?  It is compatible with Mac OS X versions 10.6x, 10.7x and 10.8x.
  • Can I use Parallels Mac Management for SCCM 2012 SP1 or JAMF, or will they conflict? All three products can work simultaneously, there is no conflict between them.
  • Is there a trial version of Parallels Mac Management for SCCM that I can evaluate before purchasing?  Please contact us for more information on setting up a Proof of Concept to evaluate the suite.
  • Can Parallels Mac Management for SCCM also manage VMware Fusion virtual machines?  Not yet, but we do plan to add this capability in the future.

You can create different device collections in SCCM based upon employee or company owned Macs, then create and deliver different configuration baselines to each of the collections.

The plug-in installs directly from a Windows installer (.exe) file on the SCCM server. Then an agent is installed on each Mac that you want to manage. Similar to the way that SCCM manages PCs, the agent allows each Mac to communicate with the SCCM server.

文档

Document NameFormat
Parallels Mac Management for SCCM Overview PDF
Parallels Mac Management for SCCM 2007 Administrator's Guide PDF
Parallels Mac Management for SCCM 2012 Administrator's GuidePDF

Parallels Mac Management

For additional Parallels Mac Management support options including additional KB articles, video tutorials and product documentation, please visit our product support page.

系统要求

Parallels Mac Mananagement for Microsoft SCCM System Requirements

SCCM 2007
  • Microsoft Windows: System Center Configuration Manager 2007 支持的 Windows 所有版本请确保安装 SCCM 2007 的最新服务包和关键更新。
  • Mac OS X: 10.6x、10.7x、10.8x、10.9.每台 Mac 必须安装 Parallels Management - Mac  代理进行管理。
  • 需要 Mac OS X Server 10.7 或更新版本创建和编辑内置编辑器不支持的 Mac OS X 配置有效载荷。
SCCM 2012 SP1/R2
  • Microsoft Windows: System Center Configuration Manager 2012 支持的 Microsoft Windows 所有版本请确保安装 SCCM 2012 的最新关键更新。
  • Mac OS X:10.6x、10.7x、10.8x、10.9.每台 Mac 必须安装 Parallels Management - Mac 代理进行管理。
  • 需要 Mac OS X Server 10.7 或更新版本创建和编辑内置编辑器不支持的 Mac OS X 配置有效载荷。