ManageEngine Desktop Central Alternatives

    ManageEngine Desktop Central is described as 'Desktop Central is a Unified Endpoint Management Solution, that takes care of enterprise mobility management as well as client management and helps managing servers, laptops, desktops, smartphones, and tablets from a central location'. There are more than 25 alternatives to ManageEngine Desktop Central for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, SaaS and Android. The best alternative is WSUS Offline Update, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ManageEngine Desktop Central are Rudder (Freemium, Open Source), Batchpatch (Paid), SmartDeploy (Paid) and XEOX RMM (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jan 6, 2021

    1. Using "WSUS Offline Update" (formerly known as "ct offline update" or "DIY Service Pack"), you can update any computer running Microsoft Windows safely, quickly and without an Internet connection.
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    2. Rudder is an easy to use, web-driven, role-based solution for Continuous Automation and Compliance. Well established in companies from small to biggest-in-their-field. The biggest known deployment (2016) is about 7000 nodes.
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    3. Stop dreading Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday every month and finally take control of your patching process! Whether you’re responsible for just 50 computers or more than 1000 computers, BatchPatch will save you a LOT of time.
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    4. SmartDeploy is a leading provider of modern endpoint management solutions. With a flexible layered architecture, IT can achieve centralized, single-image management to support 50 - 50,000 endpoints.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • iPhone
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      XEOX is a cloud based remote management and monitoring tool with integrated patch management, CMDB, software distribution, network management and much more.
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    5. Pulseway changes the enterprise monitoring and management game with its mobile management solution. Now you can receive alerts and manage your systems from anywhere on any device.
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    6. The enterprise version of wapt makes it possible to manage the update of a windows park in the manner of a wsus. The enterprise version of wapt has the same functionality as the community version but with additional features.
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    7. Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager is a systems management software product by Microsoft for managing large groups of computers running Windows, macOS, Linux, as well as Windows Phone, Symbian, iOS and Android.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      m23 is a software distribution and management system for the Debian, Ubuntu, Kubuntu Linux, Xubuntu, Linux Mint, elementary OS, Fedora, CentOS and openSUSE distributions.
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    8. Goverlan Reach is a secure on-premise IT remote system management solution for the enterprise and IT services providers. Advanced Remote Control / Background Access / IT Automation.
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