Product Newsletter Blog for October 2020
Product updates and releases covered in this newsletter:
Automation 2020.3 Release Coming Soon
The Automation 2020.3 release is scheduled to be delivered in November. It will continue delivering more capabilities to improve the administration experience and automate more processes across multiple applications. Join the upcoming Momentum webinar on November 19th 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, privacy enhancements and more. We’ll also cover what connectors are available for applications like Epic EHR Personnel Management system, Google G-Suite, and more in the Ivanti Marketplace.
You can find and register for the Automation Momentum webinar in early November when available on the Momentum site. Stay on top of Automation updates by checking the Ivanti Community. When available, download the 2020.3 release for on premises deployment from the Community here. Find more Automation documentation in the Product Documentation section of the Ivanti website.
Ivanti Neurons for Patch Intelligence Release
Ivanti Neurons for Patch Intelligence released Wednesday, October 21. This new release helps you achieve faster SLAs for your vulnerability remediation efforts via supervised and unsupervised machine learning algorithms. Easily research, prioritize, and receive better insights for your patch management program in one central location. Benefit from patch reliability data that automatically delivers actionable intelligence pulled from thousands of public and crowdsourced sentiment data. This information provides improved patch reliability so you can act on threats faster and reduce your time to patch. You also receive a precise picture of your threat landscape through prioritized, risk-based metrics and monitor execution with detailed compliance reporting.
Stay on top of Ivanti Neurons for Patch Intelligence innovations by checking the Ivanti Community as well as the Product Documentation section of the Ivanti website.
For more information about this launch, visit: https://www.ivanti.com/neurons, join the Ivanti Neurons webinar on October 28, or read the announcement blog.
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 and purchase public or private training before December 31st and receive a full 20% off your total price. Available product training includes Service Manager, Endpoint Manager, User Workspace Manager, Security Controls, Identity Director, Automation, and Workspace Control.
IT ASSET MANAGEMENT
New Ivanti Neurons for Spend Intelligence solution released
Ivanti Neurons for Spend Intelligence is the newest addition to the Ivanti Neurons platform. The solution provides instant insights into your software landscape and application spend for on-premises, cloud, and edge environments to help you improve operational speed and asset visibility, utilization, and costs. Within minutes, you can get detailed analysis presented in engaging dashboards of your licenses, purchases, and instances to help you more effectively track purchase history, upcoming license renewals, contract expirations, and ongoing spend. You can also highlight potential overspend issues and opportunities for automated reclamation.
Ivanti Asset Manager 2020.4 expands barcode scanning to include location audit capabilities
The new version of Asset Manager 2020.4, scheduled to be available in December 2020, will further improve the mobile experience with new expanded barcode scanning capabilities. Use your mobile device to scan a device or a group of devices. View the details of the scanned devices including incidents and update information using quick actions. You will also be able to audit a location to let you know which devices matched the location, which ones are missing, and which ones are new and not yet tagged appropriately.
To hear more about the upcoming capabilities, join the What’s New Webinar on November 5, 2020.
IT SERVICE MANAGEMENT
Ivanti Service Manager 2020.4 release coming soon
It’s time to start getting ready for the upcoming Ivanti Service Manager 2020.4 release for cloud deployments, scheduled to be available in 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 on November 5th. Stay on top of the Service Manager 2020.4 pilot and release dates, and other updates by checking the Ivanti Community and the Service Manager Cloud Change Calendar. 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.
Gartner recognizes Ivanti as a Leader in the 2020 Magic Quadrant for ITSM Tools report
We’ve just received some great news! Gartner has released its latest Magic Quadrant for IT Service Management (ITSM) Tools report, recognizing Ivanti as a Leader in the report. In 2019, we were recognized as a Challenger. If the Gartner Magic Quadrant for ITSM Tools report is new to you, Gartner analyzes the top vendors in the ITSM market every year and evaluates each vendor on their ability to execute and the completeness of their vision.
We see the Gartner Magic Quadrant report as a trusted resource to help IT leaders select tools to meet their specific needs. We invite you to access the full report and see what Gartner has to say about the ITSM market and its top vendors.
Get your complimentary copy of the Magic Quadrant report here.
Act Faster on Threats, Optimize Application Spend
Building on our initial release in July, our latest release introduces Ivanti Neurons for Patch Intelligence, and Ivanti Neurons for Spend Intelligence, helping improve security posture and optimize asset spend, respectively. These two new Ivanti Neurons are accompanied by a number of enhancements across the hyper-automation platform including a major expansion of out-of-the-box queries and actions to detect, diagnose, and resolve issues; as well as multiple data filtering options that help IT improve decision-making. Join us next week for a webinar tour of what’s new.
- Register for the Ivanti Neurons October Release webinar
- More about Ivanti Neurons for Patch Intelligence
- More about Ivanti Neurons for Spend Intelligence
UNIFIED ENDPOINT MANAGEMENT
Unified Endpoint Manager (UEM) 2020.1 SU2
With the recent release of Ivanti Unified Endpoint Manager 2020.1 SU2, Ivanti continues to aggressively support industry endpoint management needs, functionality, and security solutions for the enterprise IT environment. Service update two (SU2) for Unified Endpoint Manager 2020.1 brings improvements to the following capabilities in the Ivanti UEM environment:
- Modern Windows 10 Native Notifications
- Enhanced Modern Device Management (MDM) for Android, MacOS, and iOS
- Improved Linux Management
- Agentless Vulnerability Scanning