Product Newsletter Blog for November 2020
Product updates and releases covered in this newsletter:
Automation 2020.3 Release now available
The Automation 2020.3 release delivers more capabilities to improve the administration experience and automate more processes across multiple applications. Catch up with the recent “What’s New” Momentum webinar to learn more about this new release, as well as a recap of capabilities introduced during the year. See the functionality and content available for easier searching, group administration, and privacy enhancements. We also covered what connectors are available for applications like Google G-Suite, and more in the Ivanti Marketplace.
Stay on top of Automation updates by checking the Ivanti Community.
Download the 2020.3 release for on-premise deployment from the Community here.
Find more Automation documentation in the Product Documentation section of the Ivanti website.
Ivanti Patch for Microsoft Endpoint Manager (MEM)
The latest release of Ivanti Patch for Microsoft Endpoint Manager (MEM) launched November 16 providing our customers additional tools for efficiency and automation. Ivanti Patch for MEM (formerly Ivanti Patch for SCCM) extends Ivanti’s third-party patching capabilities by supporting Intune publishing. Additional important functions released included streamlined deployments to help users put patches in place faster and a new automated scheduler workspace that expands automation for key workflows such as CVE to patch and recommended updates.
Stay on top of Ivanti Patch for MEM innovations by checking the Ivanti Community as well as the Product Documentation section of the Ivanti website under Patch for MEM. For more information about this release, visit the 2020.2 notes from what's new, join the Ivanti Patch for MEM webinar on December 10, review a short demo, or if you'd like to be the first to hear about opportunities related to Patch for MEM, please sign up here.
20% Off All Public and Private Training Courses
Did you know Advantage Learning offers both public and private training courses? Quickly gain the skills and knowledge you need to get a leg up on your Ivanti product implementation by purchasing public or private training before December 31st and receive a 20% discount. Available instructor-led training includes Service Manager, Endpoint Manager, User Workspace Manager, Security Controls, Identity Director, Automation, and Workspace Control.
View our public training calendar at Advantage Learning.
Visit our Learning Live page to learn more about each course and public training prices.
IT ASSET MANAGEMENT
Ivanti Asset Manager 2020.4 release coming soon
Improve the mobile experience in Asset Manager 2020.4 with new expanded barcode scanning capabilities. Scan a device or a group of devices, view the details including incidents and update information, and even audit a specific location to check for device matches and identify any gaps. The latest version of Ivanti Asset Manager will be released next month. When available, you’ll be able to download the 2020.4 release for on-premises deployment from the Community here.
IT SERVICE MANAGEMENT
Ivanti Service Manager 2020.4 release coming soon
Ivanti Service Manager 2020.4 release for cloud deployments is almost here. It’s scheduled to begin rolling out to the cloud in early December. This new release will deliver additional capabilities to continue automating more Security Operations processes and tasks. Look for new flexibility to configure Service Manager’s home page, plus enhancements to Search and other self-service capabilities to improve the user experience. Your staff and end users will like the integration with Microsoft Teams to make Teams chat sessions part of your service management process.
Learn more about the new release by viewing the “What’s New” webinar for Service Manager and Asset Manager. Stay on top of the Serviced Manager 2020.4 release dates, and other updates by checking the Ivanti Community and the Service Manager Cloud Change Calendar.
The on-premise version is scheduled to be available in late December. When available, you’ll be able to download the 2020.4 release for on premises deployment from the Community here.
Find more Service Manager documentation in the Product Documentation section of the Ivanti website.
ICYMI: New Ivanti Neurons speed patching, optimize software license expense
Last month, we introduced two new Ivanti Neurons, along with exciting updates across the hyper-automation platform to self-heal, self-secure, and self-service from cloud to edge. Ivanti Neurons for Patch Intelligence is designed to help enterprises achieve faster vulnerability remediation SLAs, while Ivanti Neurons for Spend Intelligence delivers instant insights into software and application spend to help optimize costs. The new Ivanti Neurons are accompanied by broader out-of-the-box automated queries and actions to help detect, diagnose, and resolve issues, provide powerful data filtering to help IT make better decisions, and increase visibility through additional IT and non-IT devices and connector support.