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    Top Answer:It has been working for us, and it has never been down so far.
    Top Answer:It comes free with the Microsoft account. We have a yearly agreement, and all products are covered under it.
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    2nd
    Views
    307
    Comparisons
    182
    Reviews
    1
    Average Words per Review
    313
    Rating
    8.0
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    Views
    301
    Comparisons
    129
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    Also Known As
    Microsoft Systems Management Server, MS SMS
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    Overview
    Shopfloor management solution that provides simple to understand, real time graphical view of work requirements set against the actual working capacity of the machine tools.

    Symantec Ghost Solution Suite is an industry leading and award winning solution for imaging and deploying desktops, laptops, tablets, and servers. From a single management console, you can quickly and easily migrate to the latest operating systems, inventory machines, deploy software, and perform custom configurations across multiple hardware platforms and OS types including Windows, Mac, and Linux. Symantec Ghost Solution Suite 3.1 includes the Altiris Deployment Solution 6.9 console and its core capabilities while adding key functionality from Ghost Solution Suite 2.5 including Ghost Cast Server, DeployAnywhere, Recovery Kit, and a streamlined no-cost database installation.

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    Sample Customers
    Curtin University, MyCNX, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Kecioren Municipality, Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing, Delphi Automotive, Turkcell, Arcoflex Automation Solutions, Atasun Optik
    24 HourFitness, BDO Israel, and Citizens Business Bank.
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider27%
    Computer Software Company21%
    Government11%
    Healthcare Company7%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Computer Software Company17%
    Educational Organization16%
    Government7%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business22%
    Midsize Enterprise24%
    Large Enterprise54%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business26%
    Midsize Enterprise23%
    Large Enterprise51%

    Microsoft SMS is ranked 2nd in Software Distribution with 1 review while Symantec Ghost Solution Suite is ranked 5th in Software Distribution. Microsoft SMS is rated 8.0, while Symantec Ghost Solution Suite is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Microsoft SMS writes "Reliable, stable, and free with our subscription". On the other hand, Microsoft SMS is most compared with EMCO Remote Installer and EMCO MSI Package Builder, whereas Symantec Ghost Solution Suite is most compared with .

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