IBM Software April 2011Executive Summary IBM Tivoli Endpoint Manager, built on BigFix Technology A comprehensive solution to reduce endpoint management cycles and security risks When computing devices become so numerous and heterogeneous that A single solution for: it’s hard to tell what you have, whether they’re secure and compliant, or how to manage them, IBM® Tivoli® Endpoint Manager provides an ● Asset discovery and inventory efficient, cost-effective way to maintain visibility and control. ● Software and patch distribution Using Tivoli Endpoint Manager, you can better understand and manage ● Operating system deployment the status of all your organization’s endpoints, including network-attached ● Remote desktop control servers and desktops, Internet-connected laptops, mobile devices, and ● Software usage analysis specialized equipment such as point-of-sale (POS) devices, ATMs and self-service kiosks. You can signiﬁcantly reduce the resources needed to ● Power management manage your infrastructure, automate remediation of endpoint issues, ● Security conﬁguration and vulnerability reduce tech support calls and increase user satisfaction. And you can do it management all from a single management console for endpoints running Microsoft® ● Security and compliance analytics Windows®, UNIX®, Linux® and Mac operating systems. ● Anti-malware management Tivoli Endpoint Manager provides organizations with the ability to ● Web protection gather, process and store endpoint information in real time. Even across ● Personal ﬁrewall globally distributed networks and slow connections, it delivers uniﬁed, simpliﬁed and streamlined capabilities that can overcome the challenges ● Network self quarantine of size, complexity and distance.