NightWatchman delivering rapid PC energy and cost savings you can bank on
NightWatchman® is the world’s most comprehensive market leading software solution for desktop power management. It securely, remotely and centrally powers down PC and Mac, empowering organizations to realize significant energy savings while ensuring that user productivity remains unaffected. When they are not in use, computers can be automatically shut down, suspended or put into a hibernated state in order to deliver rapid cost savings and energy and carbon emissions reductions.
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NightWatchman and System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3
The recent release of R3 for System Center Configuration Manager 2007 is a huge gain for Microsoft customers. Microsoft is investing heavily in cost and power savings for customers in the System Center space, but also for the operating system (Windows 7) in general. As R3 is tested and implemented by Microsoft customers, 1E continues to utilize knowledge, experience and expertise in Power Management and IT Efficiency to extend the capabilities of Configuration Manager. How, you might ask? Is R3 not enough? 1E continues to strive to enhance Microsoft's offerings and compliment the leading systems management products from Microsoft. For some companies R3 may very well be enough to gain savings and understand how power is being utilized in the environment. As the best-of-breed solution, there are some key areas where 1E extends Configuration Manager R3 to provide a robust environment for squeezing out the rest of the cost savings, IT Efficiency, and CO2 emissions reduction. Those areas are:
- Broad Operating System support (XP, Vista, Win 7 and Mac OS)
- Fixes "Sleepless" PCs
- Industry leading patching – Safe reboot, WoL and Computer Health
- Users can remotely wake up their work PCs
- Avoid sleep during important tasks
- Comprehensive PC and display power database
- Energy manager requirements – Location tariffs, baselines, what-if scenarios
- Senior management web based dashboard
- Ability to have a baseline of power consumption
To get a better understanding of how 1E can deliver a comprehensive solution for your Configuration Manager 2007 R3 environment, read about the NightWatchman product.