ManageEngine cements endpoint security
Vendor brings patch management to the cloud
IT management solutions vendorManageEngine, has said it is strengthening its endpoint management offering by bringing Patch Manager Plus to the cloud.
The company stated that the automated patch management solution for Windows and third-party applications is available immediately.
Patch Manager Plus on cloud enables admins to automate the entire patch management process, from patch detection to deployment, without any infrastructure investment, thereby securing devices from multiple vulnerabilities and cyberattacks at less than a dollar per computer per month
"With dynamics of digitalisation fast changing and massive adoption of cloud technology, there is a greater need for automation in the endpoint management space, as endpoints are the major entry points of cyberattacks,'' said Rajesh Ganesan, director, Product Management, ManageEngine.
ManageEngine's new Patch Manager Plus on cloud is designed to instantly procure, test and approve patches before deployment for Windows and over 850 third party applications automatically.
The cloud solution will also run a health check every 90 minutes and generate a report on any vulnerable machines for that hour, thereby keeping the systems robust round the clock and cyberattacks at bay
The cloud version of Patch Manager Plus reduces the time and effort needed to deploy patches among the growing workforce on time thereby keeping the zero-day exploits and other vulnerabilities at bay. It also allows IT teams to remotely patch their servers, desktops, laptops, and virtual machines from anywhere in the world by quickly creating an account and installing agents remotely.