Parallels Mac Management per Microsoft SCCM
Parallels, azienda leader nell'erogazione di software per l'esecuzione di Windows e Mac, rende ora disponibile Parallels Mac Management per Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM). Questo plug-in estende l'infrastruttura, i processi e le competenze SCCM, garantendo il massimo controllo dei vostri Mac.
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|
|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|
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:firstname.lastname@example.org
"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 is designed for extensibility, and the Parallels Mac Management plug-in was built to help expand and enhance System Center’s management of Macs in enterprise environments. 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
"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.
"Le collaudate capacità multipiattaforma di Parallels rendono la nuova Parallels Mac Management per Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager una soluzione promettente per i direttori dei servizi informativi (CIO) e gli altri responsabili IT che devono controllare i Mac aziendali e desiderano sfruttare il software di gestione dell'infrastruttura esistente."
Rob Young, IDC Research Manager, Client Device and IT Service Management Software
Con Parallels Mac Management per SCCM è facile espandere il sistema, i processi e le competenze SCCM, in modo da gestire e proteggere adeguatamente i Mac e le macchine virtuali. Di seguito vengono riportate alcune domande frequenti e riferimenti a documentazione utile.
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.
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.