Click here to close now.

Welcome!

.NET Authors: Andreas Grabner, Jason Bloomberg, Pat Romanski, Elizabeth White, Trevor Parsons

News Feed Item

Kaseya Delivers Enhanced Functionality, Performance and Usability for IT Administrators

Announces Enterprise Class Discovery, Powerful Automated Policy Management, and Customized Reports for Greater Productivity of IT Services

LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND -- (Marketwire) -- 01/15/13 -- Kaseya®, the leading global provider of automated IT systems management services, today announced a new set of software tools delivering enhanced functionality, performance and usability to increase productivity for corporate IT professionals and managed service providers (MSPs). With the latest release of Kaseya, the company builds on its core principles of automated IT systems management services to deliver new consolidated network discovery, enhanced policy management for continuous compliance, and personalized custom reporting to time-strapped IT administrators.

In addition, customers new to Kaseya will appreciate the streamlined on-boarding process and cutting-edge best practices management content enabling new MSPs or IT departments to quickly begin monitoring and managing the health of their network. The best practice management offering includes hundreds of pre-defined views by device type, operating system, hardware profile, and maintenance routines as well as systems monitoring that have been proven over years of experience and also customer feedback to deliver the most successful results and use of the Kaseya Platform.

The new Kaseya Discovery module combines the power of multiple network scanning methods to properly fingerprint and identify a device across remote networks from a central management interface. Additionally, the Discovery module gives the IT administrator a simplified way to find, organize and automate the delivery of IT services based on defined policies. To further enhance IT administrators' productivity, the software delivers robust automated policy management to ensure service delivery and continuous compliance. With the enhanced policy management module, systems are continuously monitored with full visibility of adherence to policy allowing IT professionals to focus efforts on systems that are not in alignment with the policy.

As all MSPs or in-house IT professionals fully realize, there will always be the need to provide unique reports for clients and executive management based on the IT services being delivered. With Kaseya's customized reporting feature, customers are now able to use its intuitive, easy, drag-and-drop interface to create custom reports that provide complete visibility of IT services tailored for specific audiences with multiple delivery methods.

With this new product release, Kaseya has also improved usability and simplified navigation across the entire platform to increase administrator productivity. This release also represents full parity between Kaseya SaaS and on-premises delivery methods. Also, the latest version offers increased scalability as well as supports Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 2012, Apple OS X Mountain Lion and iOS 6 operating systems.

Additional Information:
Availability: The Kaseya 6.3 Framework and KSD 1.4, KSDU 1.1, KMDM 1.1 and KID 1.1 are all available now. Please go to www.kaseya.com for additional information.

For 6.3 product requirements and pricing, please see:
http://www.kaseya.com/solutions.aspx

For training, webinars, videos, forums and other product support, please go to: Kaseya Community at http://community.kaseya.com

What People are saying about latest release of Kaseya:

"Since its inception, Kaseya has been committed to unifying IT management to address the most critical enterprise requirements from a single centralized interface," noted Steve Brasen, managing research director at Enterprise Management Associates. "The capstone, on a series of significant enhancements introduced to the product set in the last year or so, is the release of Version 6.3 of the Kaseya framework which consolidates the management experience through improved integration, functional enhancements, and the simplification of key support practices."

"The Kaseya v6.3 release reflects the company's understanding of customer needs," according to Robert Young, research manager, IDC. "IT administrators are becoming increasingly challenged with managing complex and demanding environments. Kaseya has responded to these challenges with product enhancements that provide IT professionals with consolidated and customizable discovery, automation, and reporting capabilities, enabling them to more effectively manage a wide range of IS resources and helping to deliver reliable and efficient services to business users. "

"The continued enhancements to the Kaseya policy management and comprehensive integrations with additional modules has provided a much stronger foundation for consistent rollouts across multiple client sites with minimal effort on our support staff," said Bryan Greene, president, Adaptive Technology Group, LLC.

"The newly enhanced reporting engine makes creating reports simple yet comprehensive, allowing us to assemble the right data in a way we need for ourselves and our clientele," said Jory Lane, president, Epic Technical Solutions.

"You asked... Kaseya answered. Kaseya v6.3 includes a 'Standard Content Pack' full of predefined procedures, monitor sets, reports, and policies to help you hit the ground running," said Scott Brown, president, TimbukTech. "And now with an extremely robust all-in-one installer, no longer do you have to download individual installers for each module or update. It also includes many autocheck & auto fix features to help ease the installation process and verify proper server configuration. It is like an installation wizard on steroids."

"Today, Kaseya unveils greater sophistication and refinement within our product portfolio that delivers on the power and value of truly integrated IT management services," said Bob Davis, chief marketing officer at Kaseya. "Our current customers as well as those new to Kaseya will appreciate the across-the-board enhancements we have made to save time, lower costs and improve productivity."

Interact with Kaseya on the Blog, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.
Blog (http://blog.kaseya.com)
Twitter (http://twitter.com/KaseyaCorp)
Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/KaseyaFan)
LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/companies/kaseya)
YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/kaseyacorp)

About Kaseya
Kaseya is the leading global provider of IT Systems Management software. Kaseya solutions empower everyone -- from individual consumers to large corporations and IT service providers -- to proactively manage and control IT assets remotely, easily and efficiently from one integrated Web-based platform. Kaseya solutions are trusted by IT service providers, and in a wide variety of industries, including: banking, consumer packaged goods, education, financial services, government, healthcare, military, real estate, retail and transportation. The company is privately held with over 30 offices in 23 countries. To learn more, please visit http://www.kaseya.com.

Kaseya; the Kaseya k-bug logo; are among the trademarks or registered trademarks owned by or licensed to Kaseya International Limited and/or its affiliates. Other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Add to Digg Bookmark with del.icio.us Add to Newsvine

Media Contacts:
Heather C. Lowles
(415) 694-5718
Email Contact

Cathy Wright
Kulesa Faul for Kaseya
(650) 340-1985
Email Contact

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

@ThingsExpo Stories
In the consumer IoT, everything is new, and the IT world of bits and bytes holds sway. But industrial and commercial realms encompass operational technology (OT) that has been around for 25 or 50 years. This grittier, pre-IP, more hands-on world has much to gain from Industrial IoT (IIoT) applications and principles. But adding sensors and wireless connectivity won’t work in environments that demand unwavering reliability and performance. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Ron Sege, CEO of Echelon, will discuss how as enterprise IT embraces other IoT-related technology trends, enterprises with i...
When it comes to the Internet of Things, hooking up will get you only so far. If you want customers to commit, you need to go beyond simply connecting products. You need to use the devices themselves to transform how you engage with every customer and how you manage the entire product lifecycle. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Sean Lorenz, Technical Product Manager for Xively at LogMeIn, will show how “product relationship management” can help you leverage your connected devices and the data they generate about customer usage and product performance to deliver extremely compelling and reliabl...
The Internet of Things (IoT) is causing data centers to become radically decentralized and atomized within a new paradigm known as “fog computing.” To support IoT applications, such as connected cars and smart grids, data centers' core functions will be decentralized out to the network's edges and endpoints (aka “fogs”). As this trend takes hold, Big Data analytics platforms will focus on high-volume log analysis (aka “logs”) and rely heavily on cognitive-computing algorithms (aka “cogs”) to make sense of it all.
With several hundred implementations of IoT-enabled solutions in the past 12 months alone, this session will focus on experience over the art of the possible. Many can only imagine the most advanced telematics platform ever deployed, supporting millions of customers, producing tens of thousands events or GBs per trip, and hundreds of TBs per month. With the ability to support a billion sensor events per second, over 30PB of warm data for analytics, and hundreds of PBs for an data analytics archive, in his session at @ThingsExpo, Jim Kaskade, Vice President and General Manager, Big Data & Ana...
One of the biggest impacts of the Internet of Things is and will continue to be on data; specifically data volume, management and usage. Companies are scrambling to adapt to this new and unpredictable data reality with legacy infrastructure that cannot handle the speed and volume of data. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Don DeLoach, CEO and president of Infobright, will discuss how companies need to rethink their data infrastructure to participate in the IoT, including: Data storage: Understanding the kinds of data: structured, unstructured, big/small? Analytics: What kinds and how responsiv...
Since 2008 and for the first time in history, more than half of humans live in urban areas, urging cities to become “smart.” Today, cities can leverage the wide availability of smartphones combined with new technologies such as Beacons or NFC to connect their urban furniture and environment to create citizen-first services that improve transportation, way-finding and information delivery. In her session at @ThingsExpo, Laetitia Gazel-Anthoine, CEO of Connecthings, will focus on successful use cases.
The Workspace-as-a-Service (WaaS) market will grow to $6.4B by 2018. In his session at 16th Cloud Expo, Seth Bostock, CEO of IndependenceIT, will begin by walking the audience through the evolution of Workspace as-a-Service, where it is now vs. where it going. To look beyond the desktop we must understand exactly what WaaS is, who the users are, and where it is going in the future. IT departments, ISVs and service providers must look to workflow and automation capabilities to adapt to growing demand and the rapidly changing workspace model.
Sensor-enabled things are becoming more commonplace, precursors to a larger and more complex framework that most consider the ultimate promise of the IoT: things connecting, interacting, sharing, storing, and over time perhaps learning and predicting based on habits, behaviors, location, preferences, purchases and more. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Tom Wesselman, Director of Communications Ecosystem Architecture at Plantronics, will examine the still nascent IoT as it is coalescing, including what it is today, what it might ultimately be, the role of wearable tech, and technology gaps stil...
Almost everyone sees the potential of Internet of Things but how can businesses truly unlock that potential. The key will be in the ability to discover business insight in the midst of an ocean of Big Data generated from billions of embedded devices via Systems of Discover. Businesses will also need to ensure that they can sustain that insight by leveraging the cloud for global reach, scale and elasticity.
The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to evolve the way the world does business; however, understanding how to apply it to your company can be a mystery. Most people struggle with understanding the potential business uses or tend to get caught up in the technology, resulting in solutions that fail to meet even minimum business goals. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Jesse Shiah, CEO / President / Co-Founder of AgilePoint Inc., showed what is needed to leverage the IoT to transform your business. He discussed opportunities and challenges ahead for the IoT from a market and technical point of vie...
IoT is still a vague buzzword for many people. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Mike Kavis, Vice President & Principal Cloud Architect at Cloud Technology Partners, discussed the business value of IoT that goes far beyond the general public's perception that IoT is all about wearables and home consumer services. He also discussed how IoT is perceived by investors and how venture capitalist access this space. Other topics discussed were barriers to success, what is new, what is old, and what the future may hold. Mike Kavis is Vice President & Principal Cloud Architect at Cloud Technology Pa...
Hadoop as a Service (as offered by handful of niche vendors now) is a cloud computing solution that makes medium and large-scale data processing accessible, easy, fast and inexpensive. In his session at Big Data Expo, Kumar Ramamurthy, Vice President and Chief Technologist, EIM & Big Data, at Virtusa, will discuss how this is achieved by eliminating the operational challenges of running Hadoop, so one can focus on business growth. The fragmented Hadoop distribution world and various PaaS solutions that provide a Hadoop flavor either make choices for customers very flexible in the name of opti...
The true value of the Internet of Things (IoT) lies not just in the data, but through the services that protect the data, perform the analysis and present findings in a usable way. With many IoT elements rooted in traditional IT components, Big Data and IoT isn’t just a play for enterprise. In fact, the IoT presents SMBs with the prospect of launching entirely new activities and exploring innovative areas. CompTIA research identifies several areas where IoT is expected to have the greatest impact.
Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) are increasing at an unprecedented rate. The threat landscape of today is drastically different than just a few years ago. Attacks are much more organized and sophisticated. They are harder to detect and even harder to anticipate. In the foreseeable future it's going to get a whole lot harder. Everything you know today will change. Keeping up with this changing landscape is already a daunting task. Your organization needs to use the latest tools, methods and expertise to guard against those threats. But will that be enough? In the foreseeable future attacks w...
Disruptive macro trends in technology are impacting and dramatically changing the "art of the possible" relative to supply chain management practices through the innovative use of IoT, cloud, machine learning and Big Data to enable connected ecosystems of engagement. Enterprise informatics can now move beyond point solutions that merely monitor the past and implement integrated enterprise fabrics that enable end-to-end supply chain visibility to improve customer service delivery and optimize supplier management. Learn about enterprise architecture strategies for designing connected systems tha...
Dale Kim is the Director of Industry Solutions at MapR. His background includes a variety of technical and management roles at information technology companies. While his experience includes work with relational databases, much of his career pertains to non-relational data in the areas of search, content management, and NoSQL, and includes senior roles in technical marketing, sales engineering, and support engineering. Dale holds an MBA from Santa Clara University, and a BA in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley.
Wearable devices have come of age. The primary applications of wearables so far have been "the Quantified Self" or the tracking of one's fitness and health status. We propose the evolution of wearables into social and emotional communication devices. Our BE(tm) sensor uses light to visualize the skin conductance response. Our sensors are very inexpensive and can be massively distributed to audiences or groups of any size, in order to gauge reactions to performances, video, or any kind of presentation. In her session at @ThingsExpo, Jocelyn Scheirer, CEO & Founder of Bionolux, will discuss ho...
The cloud is now a fact of life but generating recurring revenues that are driven by solutions and services on a consumption model have been hard to implement, until now. In their session at 16th Cloud Expo, Ermanno Bonifazi, CEO & Founder of Solgenia, and Ian Khan, Global Strategic Positioning & Brand Manager at Solgenia, will discuss how a top European telco has leveraged the innovative recurring revenue generating capability of the consumption cloud to enable a unique cloud monetization model to drive results.
As organizations shift toward IT-as-a-service models, the need for managing and protecting data residing across physical, virtual, and now cloud environments grows with it. CommVault can ensure protection &E-Discovery of your data – whether in a private cloud, a Service Provider delivered public cloud, or a hybrid cloud environment – across the heterogeneous enterprise. In his session at 16th Cloud Expo, Randy De Meno, Chief Technologist - Windows Products and Microsoft Partnerships, will discuss how to cut costs, scale easily, and unleash insight with CommVault Simpana software, the only si...
Analytics is the foundation of smart data and now, with the ability to run Hadoop directly on smart storage systems like Cloudian HyperStore, enterprises will gain huge business advantages in terms of scalability, efficiency and cost savings as they move closer to realizing the potential of the Internet of Things. In his session at 16th Cloud Expo, Paul Turner, technology evangelist and CMO at Cloudian, Inc., will discuss the revolutionary notion that the storage world is transitioning from mere Big Data to smart data. He will argue that today’s hybrid cloud storage solutions, with commodity...