"The solution is time-saving and resource-saving."
"Since deploying Desktop Central our endpoints are all updated. We use configuration management to deploy shortcuts to our users' desktops with ease. Also, we use configuration management to map logical hard drives to our users. Our users are very happy with how much ease IT can solve their problems."
"ManageEngine Desktop Central has greatly improved our organization by utilizing Service Desk Plus to monitor and keep track of issues that our end users report to our Help Desk Department. We also have written in the ode of our company's software to notify Support if an end-user experience an issue and does not report it."
"The ability to run event viewer, task manager, services, command, file browser, certificate all remotely without interrupting users is the most valuable aspect. Software deployment and prohibiting, allowing us to standardize on the software that has been deployed through the environment and then prohibiting illegal software such as torrent applications has been valuable."
"The most valuable in Desktop Central is the way it is tightly coupled with the rest of the modules and the entire gamut of ManageEngine."
"I like being able to image over the network. That's a nice feature that it has. Patch management is pretty decent on it as well."
"The solution is definitely scalable."
"The stability is very good."
"I can reach devices or computers over the internet. I don't need to worry about the network connectivity between the offices. I can manage any device. That is the most important part."
"Great for software update needs, operating system version updates, and security policy enforcement."
"It's easy to manage and easy to configure."
"The dashboards, the security, and the customization capabilities work very well for us."
"The one feature we find most useful is the Mobile Application Manager. There are two types, we have the complete MDM and the Mobile Application Manager(MAM). We don't give our users phones, it is their own personal phone, and we need to allow them to have access to the company detail on their phone. We need to create a balance between their own personal data and the company data. We deploy the Mobile Application Manager for them so that we won't be able to interfere with their own personal data."
"One of the main features of the solution is it allows the management of many devices in different ways."
"By using Microsoft Intune we can control which websites the users can go to and it provides a secure environment for our employees using their laptops that are having access from home. We have installed Intune to control the user's environment minimizing the chances of any hacking."
"Maturity makes it a stable product."
"Improvement of the chats on the web communication through the WAN would be helpful."
"I would like to see more click to complete actions such as - USB lockdown for Mac, the ability to check AV compliance on servers, bit locker controls, printer tracking or print page tracking, self-help for self-healing like "BMC my IT" and more options in the self-service menu other than just software - maybe add integration in ADSelfService at the self-service menu."
"The solution should be better at integrating with other solutions."
"The performance sometimes lags a bit because the solution is demanding on system resources."
"The solution lacks some configuration."
"There are occasional glitches."
"We would like to see options for deploying Microsoft 365 accounts into Outlook. For now we only can use it to deploy exchange accounts. Also we would like to see an option do decline Windows 7 ESU patches in a bulk."
"The pricing could be a bit better."
"They could also make it easier to use because there are some other products that may be easier to use in terms of the look and feel of the dashboard."
"The configuration and pricing can be improved."
"It would be helpful if there was proactive remediation."
"The pricing can be expensive if you are not combining it with other products."
"I'm still playing around with it and haven't had any issues with the product yet, but support can definitely be improved."
"China blocks Google and Google Play Store, which makes installation challenging. Microsoft Intune is a company software, which has to be installed to the app portal or Microsoft Software Center."
"There can be delays in the deployment of new policies."
"There needs to be more support for Mac operating systems."
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.
Intune is a cloud-based service in the enterprise mobility management (EMM) space that helps enable your workforce to be productive while keeping your corporate data protected. With Intune, you can:
ManageEngine Desktop Central is ranked 4th in Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) with 22 reviews while Microsoft Intune is ranked 1st in Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) with 56 reviews. ManageEngine Desktop Central is rated 8.4, while Microsoft Intune is rated 7.8. The top reviewer of ManageEngine Desktop Central writes "Useful for patching and software deployment, but needs a proactive remediation feature ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Intune writes "Unified endpoint management that has the flexibility of stand-alone components". ManageEngine Desktop Central is most compared with Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, VMware Workspace ONE, ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus, Jamf Pro and Symantec Client Management Suite, whereas Microsoft Intune is most compared with VMware Workspace ONE, Jamf Pro, IBM MaaS360, Google Cloud Identity and SOTI MobiControl. See our ManageEngine Desktop Central vs. Microsoft Intune report.
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