It's because applications and settings are handled independently and automatically after
operating system installation that you can minimize image preparation and management.
ManageSoft turns computers into self-managing devices that automatically apply security
patches, handle application updates, and install new software according to corporate policy.
Using ManageSoft means that computers can be built or rebuilt, even at remote sites, without
intervention by IT personnel or end-users. This is especially valuable during the transition
period in which you have computers running different versions of Windows, when your IT
department must support a mix of operating systems and multiple SOEs.
After each group of computers is migrated to Windows Vista, or replaced by new computers
running Windows Vista, responsibility for ongoing change and release management on these
computers is handed off to the operations area, freeing up the Vista project team for the next
We have already seen how ManageSoft is used in the OS deployment process to streamline
OS image production and management, and ensure computers are built to specifications that
meet the individual needs of their users. This same approach offers long-term cost savings in
automated software maintenance and security patch management.
You can optionally add other products from the ManageSoft suite to accomplish other
Meet and manage your licensing and regulatory requirements using ManageSoft
Compliance Manager to monitor hardware and software compliance
Perform sophisticated analysis based on historical data with ManageSoft IT Business
While Vista deployment can be daunting, it's possible to streamline the process by selecting
the most capable tools, and optionally supplementing your in-house expertise with
specialists who understand the complexities and can help you avoid the pitfalls. ManageSoft
Corporation offers a suite of products, a set of ITIL-compliant processes, and (if required)
highly-trained Microsoft-certified consultants to keep your project on track.
Whether you're looking to deploy Vista this year, next year, or sometime after that, it's
already the right time to be planning. Call today to discuss how we can help your Vista
services consultants are
available to help up-front
with a Vista-readiness
throughout the duration
of your Vista
project. Our consultants
can act in an advisory
capacity, strengthen your
project team's hands-on
expertise, or we can
resource and complete
your entire project.