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  • "The licensing is very easy to understand and pricing is right for what you get."
  • "Choose wisely between the Professional and Enterprise editions, based on your needs."
  • "I have been using the free version and am in the stage where I have to decide if I will proceed with the paid license, or instead choose another product."
  • "We pay about $250 a year for our license."
  • "The solution is very affordable."
  • "We had perpetual licenses. The cost was around 36,000, and then you'd have the yearly maintenance fee of 2,000 or 3,000."
  • "The pricing is very low, compared to other products. Compared to Intune or SCCM, it's much less. I can say it's a good product for less of a price."
  • "Affordable for any customer."
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    ManageEngine Desktop Central is very easy to set up, is scalable, stable, and also has very good patch management. What I like most about ManageEngine is that I can log on to every PC very easily and… more »
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    The pricing of the solution could be better. The solution should be better at integrating with other solutions. Right now, it's not the best.
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    Also Known As
    Hitachi JP1/IT Desktop Management, JP1, ITDM2
    Desktop Central, ManageEngine Desktop Management MSP
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    Overview

    JP1/IT Desktop Management 2 automatically collects various types of information, allowing you to manage it all in one place. 

    The information that can be collected by this product includes information about hardware, software, and security. You can use the product to manage information not only from PCs and servers, but also from an increasingly diverse array of IT assets, including anything from virtual desktops to smart devices. With JP1, you can efficiently detect devices when they are first connected to the network, as well as changes made to management devices, and ensure that management information is always kept up to date. Moreover, JP1 helps ensure that licenses are managed properly. By keeping track of the number of software instances that are installed on your devices and the number of licenses you own, you can detect and address any shortage or excess in those licenses. JP1/IT Desktop Management 2 also automatically detects the statuses of security measures to be applied to managed devices and controls security by using security policies. These features eliminate or reduce security risks by ensuring thorough compliance with security measures on a daily basis.

    A web-based windows desktop management software that helps in managing 1000s of desktops from a central location. It can manage desktops both in LAN and across WAN. It automates regular desktop management activities like installing software, patches, and service packs, standardize the desktops by applying uniform configurations such as wallpapers, shortcuts, printer, etc. In simple terms, it helps administrators to automate, standardize, secure, and audit their windows network.

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    Sample Customers
    AXA Insurance, Epson Singapore, SMOE, Yokogawa (Thailand), Panasonic HA Air-Conditioning, Sing Tao News Group, Yamaha Corporation
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Strathallan School, BMI Healthcare, Comercial Kywi, First Priority Federal Credit Union, Gerab National Enterprises
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    Financial Services Firm18%
    Manufacturing Company11%
    Non Profit7%
    Healthcare Company7%
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    Comms Service Provider30%
    Computer Software Company19%
    Government8%
    Manufacturing Company4%
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    Small Business26%
    Midsize Enterprise21%
    Large Enterprise52%

    Hitachi JP1 IT Desktop Management is ranked 4th in Client Desktop Management while ManageEngine Desktop Central is ranked 1st in Client Desktop Management with 22 reviews. Hitachi JP1 IT Desktop Management is rated 0.0, while ManageEngine Desktop Central is rated 8.4. On the other hand, the top reviewer of ManageEngine Desktop Central writes "Useful for patching and software deployment, but needs a proactive remediation feature ". Hitachi JP1 IT Desktop Management is most compared with ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus, whereas ManageEngine Desktop Central is most compared with Microsoft Intune, Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, VMware Workspace ONE, ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus and Sophos Mobile.

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