Centrally managed Multi-OS and Multi-Site IT assets

The combination of Univention Corporate Server (UCS) and Mandriva Pulse is designed to simplify tasks and IT asset management for businesses of all sizes. Your Univention Corporate Server (UCS) becomes an IT management system to help you centrally manage IT resources, applications and security with greater flexibility.

Discover the integrated, seamless, cost effective and easy to use Pulse
with Univention Corporate Server

The partnership with Univention provides customers with all the advantages of Mandriva Pulse on a high quality, powerful, and reliable server. Customers can benefit from a hands-on IT management system with simplified software installation, centralized administration and data protection from Univention Corporate Server (UCS)

Enjoy Pulse - Unlimited IT Asset Management Solution on your
Univention Corporate Server for up to 5 nodes .

4 Good reasons to choose the IT management system

1• Guaranteed open source solution

Based on open source, the IT management system 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 system 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 system’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 system is up and running in a few minutes!

Powerful features designed for your activity

Pulse 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 Pulse 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 Pulse 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. Pulse makes client management, server management, and IT project management effortless, especially for large organizations with multiple users & work groups.

Cloning & Mastering

Pulse 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

Pulse 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, Pulse 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. Pulse 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 Pulse.

Connecting your user directory and secure access to Pulse 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.

Pulse 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 Pulse and get a single point view of centralized software updates and control of your endpoint security.

Univention Corporate Server users can now benefit from Mandriva's IT Infrastructure Solution Pulse just a click away from Univention App Center.

Univention Corporate Server (UCS) is the innovative basis for the cost-effective operation and simpler administration of server applications and entire IT infrastructures. After all, this standardised Open Source infrastructure solution can be implemented with little effort and is also suitable for the operation of distributed, heterogeneous and virtualized IT infrastructures. Whether you predominantly use Microsoft Windows, OS-X or Linux systems is of no matter.