What are the platforms that the various Altiris handheld agents can support?

Article:HOWTO2643  |  Created: 2005-09-14  |  Updated: 2008-07-22  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO2643
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What are the platforms that the various Altiris handheld agents can support?

Answer
Inventory Solution for Palm Devices:

Hardware:  Handspring, Palm Computing, Qualcomm, Sony, Symbol Technologies, TRG Products.
Disk space: 1 MB
Operating system: Palm OS 2.0 and later.
Program Memory: 2 MB


Inventory Solution and SWD Solution for Pocket PC Devices:

Processors: ARM/StrongARM, PXA (XScale).
Operating System: Pocket PC 2002, Pocket PC 2003, Windows Mobile 5.
Available Memory: 8 MB


Inventory Solution for RIM Devices:

Operating System: RIM 850, 857, 950, 957 with RIM operating system 2.5.  RIM (Java) 5000 through 7000 series with BlackBerry operating system 3.6 and higher.
Available Memory: 1 MB


Deployment Server Agent for Pocket PC Devices:

• HP iPAQ Pocket PC
• HP Jornada Pocket PC
• Casio Cassiopeia Pocket PC

Processors: ARM, MIP, SH3.
Disk space: 5 Mb contiguous
Operating systems: Pocket PC
RAM 16 Mb


From a documentation standpoint, we do not have anything that will run on Windows CE 3.0, which means that it seems we unfortunately do  not have a product that can manage these devices.  We do have an AClient for Thin Clients that runs on Windows CE.Net, but thats the closest we are to the CE Operating system.



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