Centrally manage Multi-OS and Multi-Site IT assets


QNAP IT Management Station powered by Mandriva Pulse is designed to simplify tasks and IT asset management for businesses of all sizes. Your Turbo NAS QNAP becomes an IT system management server to help you centrally manage IT resources, applications and security with greater flexibility.




Enjoy unlimited and free IT Management station on your QNAP NAS for up to 5 nodes.




Discover the integrated, seamless, cost effective and easy to use QNAP IT Management Station




The partnership with QNAP (a hardware manufacturer) will provide customers with all the advantages of Mandriva Pulse on a high quality, powerful, and reliable QNAP NAS. Customers can benefit from a hands-on IT management solution with easier hardware installation, simplified software installation, and a large storage capacity & data protection from the QNAP NAS.






4 Good reasons to choose the IT management Station



1• Guaranteed open source solution

Based on open source, the IT Management Station guarantees you :

• Flexibility & Liberty : Open source brings you interoperability and connectivity with your organization's existing infrastructure and platforms. Whats more, you've the liberty to adapt our solution to the demands of your users.
• Transparency : You own the right to the source code to audit, understand and extend it to your specific needs.
• Increased Security : Near zero vulnerability to viruses, reducing your time spent dealing with system administration.



2• Business gains

• Manage your IT systems with a comprehensive and robust solution that is competitively priced vs. proprietary solutions.


• You benefit from incremental cost savings (5x to 10x). With added gains in conformity & productivity, the choice is simple!



3• Industry leading features

The IT Management Station is designed based on leading industry trends and comes packed with powerful industry leading features to help you manage your IT assets optimally and efficiently.


4• Ease of use

• IT Management Station’s strong emphasis on user simplicity means you benefit from a simple to use web interface with an intituitive dashboard for a quick glance of centralized information related to your IT assets.

• A self-installation CD facilitates access and remote control of new deployment. Your IT Management Station is up and running in a few minutes!




Powerful features designed for your activity


The IT Management Station is Multi-OS and Multi-Sites to make it easy to manage your entire IT assets.






Web interface for management and reporting

The web-based management interface provides utmost convenience for you to access the IT Management Station via PCs, mobile devices or tablets and is protected by a secure SSH tunnel.

You can easily check important information on the dashboard and keep track of hardware & software inventory, system status, and the system’s activity history. Handling diverse workstations and applications on a single site is hassle free.



Inventory & Remote control

Mastering your IT infrastructure with the IT Management Station couldn’t be more efficient. The comprehensive inventory provides an overview of your IT assets, so you can easily keep track of all your hardware & software information.

You can also remotely deploy operating systems, applications and system settings spread across multiple sites, and use remote access to provide user support. The IT Management Station makes client management, server management, and IT project management effortless, especially for large organizations with multiple users & work groups.



Cloning & Mastering

The IT Management Station supports cloning & mastering to improve your productivity.

Cloning allows full replication of hard drives on computers & workstations, and you can also create generic disk images for quickly deploying operating systems from a cloned image to multiple computers or workstations.






Convenient backup & restore

The IT Management Station supports full backup & daily incremental backup to protect your organization’s IT assets.

As accidental or unexpected data loss can have a potentially devastating effect on a company, the IT Management Station offers powerful backup features that safeguards important data & provides copies for data recovery if data loss occurs.



Software deployment & management

Optimize your work efficiency with centralized software deployment and maintenance. The IT Management Station allows you to schedule & implement software installation and settings on all of your IT assets.

You can also easily conduct Windows updates and software updates from a single point of view to control your endpoint security.


User management & security

You can easily grant permission to allow other users to administrate the IT Management Station.

Connecting your user directory and secure access to the IT Management Station through a single authentication source is also supported.






License management & Software convergence

You can effectively optimize your software assets with an overview of available and used licenses.

The IT Management Station allows you to manage efficient software deployments using automated process.


Pull Mode & Patch management

Increase the compliance of your roaming devices enabled to deploy packages needed in any environment using IT Management Station and get a single point view of centralized software updates and control of your endpoint security.



With over 30,000 QNAP Turbo NAS machines to be rolled out globally each month, the IT management station is simply a click away on your QNAP machine desktop.




The IT Manager Station is available in the App Center for the following Turbo NAS models running the QTS 4.1 operating systems or newer version





TS-EC2480U-RP, TS-EC1680U-RP, TS-EC1280U-RP, TS-EC880U-RP, TS-EC-1080 Pro, TS-EC-880 Pro TS-EC1679U-SAS-RP, TS-EC1279U-SAS-RP, SS-EC2479U-SAS-RP, SS-EC1879U-SAS-RP, SS-EC1279U-SAS-RP, TS-EC1679U-RP, TS-1679U-RP, TS-EC1279U-RP, TS-1279U-RP, TS-EC879U-RP, TS-879U-RP, TS-1079 Pro, TS-879 Pro, TS-1270U-RP, TS-870U-RP, TS-870, TS-670, TS-470, TS-870 Pro, TS-670 Pro, TS-470 Pro, TS-1269U-RP, TS-869U-RP, TS-469U-RP, TS-469U-SP, TS-869 Pro, TS-669 Pro, TS-569 Pro, TS-469 Pro, TS-269 Pro, TS-869L, TS-669L, TS-569L, TS-469L, TS-269L