Hybrid work environments were thrust upon us amidst the pandemic, leaving IT teams scrambling to effectively enable their employees to work remotely and manage and troubleshoot their devices, all the while ensuring the security of corporate resources. This led to a rise in the need for a unified device management and security solution that could simplify endpoint management and provide IT with security restrictions and policies.
ManageEngine is honored to be recognized by Gartner in its 2021 Magic Quadrant for Unified Endpoint Management Tools. This report mentions the strengths and cautions of ManageEngine Desktop Central in its vendor neutral assessment. Grab the copy to read Gartner's complete evaluation and assessment of ManageEngine against its competitors.
Forrester has recognized ManageEngine in The Forrester Wave™: Unified Endpoint Management (UEM), Q4 2019 Report.
Forrester Wave™ research evaluated the 13 most significant vendors in the UEM market today across 23 different criteria in the current offering, strategy, and market presence categories.
ManageEngine received the highest possible scores (5 out of 5) in both the traditional client management and modern device management criteria, which we makes it ideal for organizations with a hybrid environment as well as those looking to migrate from client management tools (CMT) to modern management in the next couple of years. The report specifically notes, “ManageEngine excels in both traditional and modern device management."
ManageEngine has also been recognized as a Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Unified Endpoint Management Tools in every cycle since this industry honor was first announced in 2019. ManageEngine Desktop Central received the most reviews in the last 12 months, and was rated 4.5/5 with an 87 percent "Willingness to Recommend" in the UEM tools category.
"I would recommend Desktop Central for anyone maintaining a large enterprise desktop and server infrastructure. It’s very simple to use and effective."Technical manager
ManageEngine is a pioneer in solving enterprise challenges around device management and security, and has a demonstrated history of innovating in the marketplace. Desktop Central is ManageEngine's comprehensive UEM solution for managing and securing highly diversified device deployments, from servers, desktops, laptops, mobile phones and tablets to POS machines, OEMConfig devices and other IoT endpoints. It provides heterogeneous OS support; end-to-end life cycle management of devices, both traditional and modern; robust remote support; and endpoint security capabilities using a single agent and workflow. Available both on-premises and as a SaaS tool, Desktop Central is used by more than 17,000 enterprises globally and integrates with many third-party ITSM and IAM tools.
Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Unified Endpoint Management Tools, Dan Wilson, Chris Silva, Tom Cipolla, 16 August 2021
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