Press Release Summary:
Targeting business, government, and education markets, Asset Trustee(TM) v8.0 provides automated software usage reports for Windows and Mac OS X computers. It also provides reports about network interfaces such as whether applications or patches have been installed by FileWave(TM) and version number of patches. With discovery and archiving features, software can archive computers and flag machines that have not reported their status back in definable number of days.
Original Press Release:
FileWave Announces Exciting New Features in Asset Trustee(TM)
Asset Trustee(TM) 8.0 provides automated software usage reports for Windows and Mac OS X computers for the business, government and education markets
WIL, Switzerland, May 23 /- FileWave, a technology leader in Windows and Mac OS X systems management software, today announced the release of Asset Trustee(TM) 8.0. This new version enables customers to meet ever-growing IT and regulatory requirements by means of a more flexible and powerful asset and inventory management solution. Additional new features include network device discovery capabilities, enhanced reporting options and an improved user interface with updated styling.
Asset Trustee(TM) 8.0 provides full Windows and Mac OS X support for all components and contains universal binaries for Intel and PowerPC Mac OS X components. Automated tasks within it now include the ability to archive computers and to flag machines that have not reported their status back in a definable number of days.
"The new discovery and archiving features are welcome and valuable additions to Asset Trustee(TM)," says Ben Forsyth, CEO and Head of Development for FileWave (USA), Inc. "Discovery empowers our customers to find all devices on their network and then use this data with our FileWave(TM) product to deploy software. With the archiving feature they will be notified which computers have not reported back in a specifiable period of time -- another useful enhancement. Asset Trustee(TM) truly is an enterprise-class product offered at extremely affordable prices for all business, education and government customers."
The upgraded version 8.0 also provides reports about network interfaces, about whether applications or patches have been installed by FileWave(TM) and about the version number of patches. There are also significant performance improvements throughout the application.
Asset Trustee(TM) is FileWave's IT software and hardware inventory management solution for Windows PCs and Mac OS as well as for all SNMP supported devices. Client computers automatically send all information to the centralized SQL database, where easily run reports verify license compliance and compute financial values useful in Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX) compliance.
FileWave develops, markets and integrates the software management tools FileWave(TM) and Asset Trustee(TM). These products deploy, monitor and manage applications in enterprise network environments based on Microsoft Windows and Apple Macintosh systems. Customers of FileWave include Nike, Gruner + Jahr, LEGO, Publicis and Viacom. For additional information, please visit http://www.filewave.com/.
Ben Forsyth of FileWave (USA) Inc.,
Nurdan Symanzick of +FileWave (Europe) GmbH,
+41 71 9143080,
fax, +41 71 9143081,
Web site: http://www.filewave.com/