We are pleased to announce that KACE Systems
Management Appliance (K1000) version 9.0 is
now generally available to customers!
This release encompasses several of the top
requested features from KACE
New Feature Highlights
SMA 9.0 adds many enhancements, including the following top requests:
Service Desk, Assets, & Inventory/Agent
Dashboards - See the best widgets, links and newsfeeds at a glance all
together in one place
Automated Service Desk Ticketing - Enable
specific alerts to automatically create Service Desk Tickets.
Software License Harvest Assistance -
Easily detect and take action to remove seldom used software.
Expanded HW warranty support - Built in
warranty updates for HP and Lenovo computers added to existing Dell warranty
Printer Management Templates - Takes the
work out of setting your SMA to notify you of low toner, paper jams, fuse
issues, and more.
Agent relay tunnel - Designate one remote
agent computer to perform agentless discovery, provisioning & more using
WinRM, SSH, & SNMP.
IT Process Automation - Daisy chain task
payloads like scripts, MI’s, and patch jobs
Common Task Calendar - Global view of
events such as: Managed Installs, Patching, Script, OVAL and more.
Multiple Console Themes - Choose between
three options for the user interface that best suits you.
Please review the Release Notes on the Support Portal for more details
You will also notice that SMA 9.0 is noticeably faster - so, upgrade now to take advantage of all these great new features. As alway, thank you for being a member of ITNinja and the KACE community!
Your KACE Product Management Team