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Faronics Announces Release of Deep Freeze Cloud Connector

New Solution Enables Education IT Administrators to Centrally Manage, Update and Secure Deep Freeze Workstations Anytime, from Anywhere VANCOUVER, B.C. and SAN JOSE, C.A, June 30, 2014. – Faronics, a global leader in simplifying, securing and managing multi-user computer environments, announced today the release of Deep Freeze Cloud Connector. “Deep Freeze Cloud Connector enables them to handle management, updating and securing tasks from any location at anytime of day or night. It offers a wide range of attractive features that improves the productivity of IT administrators.” Faronics is announcing the availability of Deep Freeze Cloud Connector at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2014 conference, being held at the Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA., June 28 – July 1. Faronics is exhibiting in booth #2848. Additional details about the conference are available here. “Cloud computing creates exciting opportunities for IT administrators to take advantage of new services and improve the efficiency with which they manage their school district’s IT infrastructure,” said Heman Mehta, product management leader at Faronics. “Deep Freeze Cloud Connector enables them to handle management, updating and securing tasks from any location at anytime of day or night. It offers a wide range of attractive features that improves the productivity of IT administrators.” Deep Freeze Cloud Connector is a web-based, add-on subscription service for Deep Freeze Enterprise customers. Deep Freeze Cloud Connector helps IT administrators centrally manage, update and secure all Deep Freeze workstations from any location using a Web Continue Reading... Read More

Faronics Announces Release of Deep Freeze Cloud

Deep Freeze Cloud Enables Cloud-Based Management of Deep Freeze Software VANCOUVER, B.C. and SAN JOSE, Calif., November 14, 2013 –Faronics, a global leader in simplifying, securing and managing multi-user computer environments, announced today the release of Deep Freeze Cloud – a cloud-managed version of its instant system restore solution. “Cloud computing is revolutionizing every sector of business including IT management. As cloud-based technologies grow in popularity and more and more organizations make the switch to the cloud, developing Deep Freeze Cloud is a natural next step for Faronics,” said Heman Mehta, product management leader at Faronics. “Deep Freeze Cloud removes the hassle of setting up an on-premise console and database, plus our offering is hosted on Amazon Web Services, so scalability is not an issue. Businesses that implement Deep Freeze Cloud will be up and running within minutes and will not have to worry about console updates, therefore experiencing increased efficiency and user productivity.” The features of Deep Freeze Cloud provide IT professionals with numerous benefits: Simple Web-Based Console – Users can monitor all workstation activity from their web-browser. In one clear dashboard, Deep Freeze Cloud displays the status of every computer within their environment. Monitor and Manage Remotely – Users can manage computers remotely from any location. No Hardware Required – Because Deep Freeze Cloud is a hosted, cloud-based solution, there is no need to invest in bulky hardware – reducing costs and administrative burdens. Users only need an internet connection to manage Continue Reading... Read More

FARONICS ANNOUNCES RELEASE of DEEP FREEZE 7.7

Deep Freeze 7.7 simplifies configuration management and adds Faronics Anti-Virus control into the popular Enterprise Console VANCOUVER, B.C. and SAN RAMON, Calif., July 24, 2013 –Faronics, a global leader in simplifying, securing and managing multi-user computer environments, announced today the release of Deep Freeze 7.7 – the latest version of its instant system restore solution.  “Deep Freeze 7.7 focuses on enhancing configuration management and incorporating Faronics Anti-Virus control into the Enterprise Console,” said Heman Mehta, product management leader at Faronics.  “In today’s economy, IT professionals are working with fewer resources and are looking for ways to manage applications more efficiently and effectively.  IT teams can now manage both Deep Freeze and Faronics Anti-Virus from a single pane of glass, eliminating the need to setup yet another console in an already complex IT environment.” With the new enhancements to Deep Freeze 7.7, users will be able to: Manage Deep Freeze Configuration from Enterprise Console: Create and apply new configurations from within the Enterprise Console, without using the Configuration Administrator. Automatically Apply Configuration Changes to appropriate workstations. View which Deep Freeze configuration or RDX file was last applied to each workstation. Schedule Windows Updates from Enterprise Console using the Scheduled Task Wizard. View operating systems for each workstation using the New Operating System Column. Detect Touch Screen Activity on new Windows 8 touch screen devices to ensure that idle time restart/shutdown countdown will not begin when the user is actively using the computer. Lock Touch Screen Activity on new Windows 8 touch screen devices when the Continue Reading... Read More

Faronics Insight Now Supports Windows 8

New release of Faronics Insight includes support for new OS and additional features for Educators and IT VANCOUVER, B.C. and SAN RAMON, Calif. January 30, 2012 –Faronics announced today the availability of the latest release of it’s leading classroom management solution, Faronics Insight 7.72. Building on the success of Faronics Insight 7.7 and the Tech Console which featured remote support, network management and control of Faronics Deep Freeze, the latest release includes several key features: Support for Windows 8 – Faronics Insight allows you to automatically disable the metro interface on the desktop and supports web limiting in Internet Explorer 10 (comes with Windows 8) Ubuntu Linux 12 and 64-bit support for student devices Group Chat – Allows Educators to teach using collaborative methods but opening a chat window with several students at once. iOS App Enhancements – this includes: iPhone 5  for student devices, a Universal iOS Agent for Student Apps, testing support for iPhone students, iOS Class list support and Insight Connection Server for iOS Student apps.   See the Release notes for the full list of features and fixes.   About Faronics With a well-established record of helping organizations manage, simplify, and secure their IT infrastructure, Faronics makes it possible to do more with less by maximizing the value of existing technology. Their suite of products ensures 100% workstation availability, and frees up IT teams from tedious technical support and software issues. Incorporated in 1996, Faronics has offices in the USA, Continue Reading... Read More

About Faronics Corp.

With a well-established record of helping organizations manage, simplify, and secure their IT infrastructure, Faronics makes it possible to do more with less by maximizing the value of existing technology. Their suite of products ensures 100% workstation availability, and frees up IT teams from tedious technical support and software issues. Incorporated in 1996, Faronics has offices in the USA, Canada and the UK, as well as a global network of channel partners. Faronics solutions are deployed in over 150 countries, and are helping more than 30,000 organizations worldwide.

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