Altiris engineers are always working with technology leaders to make sure our products take full advantage of the newest and most innovative technologies as they are released.
Here's some info on "Out of Band Management", a technology that's quickly coming of age and will surely impact the future of IT systems management.
Altiris has a many 'solutions' that help a customer through the IT systems 'lifecycle' of a computer. Everything from bare metal deployment, imaging, configuration, software/hardware inventory, software packaging/delivery, patching, disaster backup and recovery, security audits, asset tracking, license harvesting, etc
These different solutions plug into a Notification Server (the NS) and all share a SQL based CMDB (configuration management database). Extensive...