Altiris® Application Management Solution™ 6.1 SP1 Release Notes
|Article:DOC1338|||||Created: 2006-12-28|||||Updated: 2007-01-22|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC1338|
What do I need to know about Altiris® Application Management Solution™ 6.1 SP1?
Altiris® Application Management Solution™ 6.1 SP1
Application Management Solution provides three ways to manage applications on a collection of computers. Its state management features let you evaluate and remediate applications of any installation type. The Windows Installer features let you maintain the installed state of MSI applications. The file and registry baseline features let you detect computers with non-standard configurations.
- Notification Server 6.0 R4 or later
- Patch Management Solution 6.1.2369 or later
- Package Rule Management 6.1
Where to Download Application Management Solution
You can download Application Management Solution from http://www.altiris.com/Download.aspx to install for the first time or upgrade from previous versions.
Improvements for this release include the following:
Windows Vista Compliance
All features of Application Management Solution function properly with client computers that are running the Windows* Vista operating system.
All features of the Application Management Solution run in 32-bit emulation mode on 64-bit client computers.
The following issues were resolved in this release. For additional information regarding a fixed issue, click the Article ID link.
|Application Management Solution dashboard reports now work with SQL 2005.||21983|
|Problems with adding resilient network source paths to existing Windows Installer (MSI) applications have been resolved.|
Altiris product documentation is available in Microsoft* HTML Help (.CHM) and Adobe Acrobat* (.PDF) formats. To view Altiris product documentation in .PDF format, use Adobe Acrobat Reader (available at: http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html).
Documentation files are installed in the following directory on the Altiris® Notification Server™ computer:
C:\Program Files\Altiris\Notification Server\NSCap\Help.
The following documentation is provided with Application Management Solution.
Application Management Solution 6.1 Reference Guide
Altiris Information Resources
|Source||What Information it Includes||Location|
|Altiris Documentation||Information about new features, update instructions, and known issues for each release. Includes Altiris formal documentation such as release notes, help, reference guides, best practice articles, and technical reference articles.||http://www.altiris.com/support/documentation|
|Altiris Knowledgebase||Comprehensive collection of articles, incidents, and issues for Altiris solutions.||http://kb.altiris.com/|
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|Best practices, tips and tricks, and articles for users of Altiris solutions.||http://www.altiris.com/juice|
|Online Forums||Forums for Altiris solutions and suites.||http://forums.altiris.com/|
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