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IBM is pleased to announce the availability of support for Windows version 8 and Mac OS X version 10.8 (Mountain Lion) in the Power Management site. Reason for Update: The Power Management site now provides support for Windows 8 and Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion). Details of content updates: Wizard/Dashboard: Create Power Profile Fixlets wizard Fixlet Messages: All fixlets/tasks are updated to include the new operating systems. Actions to Take: - Recreate power profile actions and policies for Windows 8 and Mac OS X 10.8. Old actions and... [More]
The Mobile Device Management Fixlet Site was updated to fix a minor
issue with importing linked iOS apps caused by an update in Apple's App Store
search API. No further action is required. Mobile Device
Management, version 46 Application Engineering Team Tivoli Endpoint
Manager IBM Tivoli Software
IBM Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Security and Compliance Security Configuration Management (SCM) The Security and Compliance team at IBM has updated the 'SCM Reporting' site to patch non-English use of the wizards and dashboards. Affected Sites: SCM Reporting ----- site version 43 Please contact IBM Tivoli Endpoint Manager Technical Support if you have any questions regarding this update. We hope you find this latest release of SCM content useful and effective. Thank you! Shivani Sharma Senior Engineer, BigFix IBM... [More]
After a bit of a hiatus, we've released a new update for labs featuring the Baseline Synchronization Dashboard! Baselines are the friend of every administrator. They let you bundle together a ton of disparate, stand alone fixlets into one grand do-it-all package, saving you the pains and burdens of managing each fixlet individual. However dealing with baselines themselves are not without headaches. Trying to keep in sync the baselines, their source fixlets, and their actions, all while maintaining the flexibility to test and include changes... [More]
In your comment, write: 1. How long you've been using BigFix/TEM. 2. The main activity you use BigFix/TEM for. 3. If there is one thing that could be changed or improved upon to make your experience in using BigFix/TEM better, what would it be? Tivoli Endpoint Manager Support Team!
IBM Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Security and Compliance Security Configuration Management (SCM) The Security and Compliance team at IBM has updated the content within the DISA Checklists for UNIX Operating Systems to expand the availability of parameters for more checks. The SCM Reporting site has been updated to continue proper checklist support. Affected Sites: * DISA STIG Checklist for RHEL 6 ---------------- site version 4 * SCM Checklist for DISA STIG on RHEL 6 -------------- site version 4 * Added parameterization for the... [More]
Hi All, We are pleased to announce that Patches for Windows fixlet sites now
support Windows POSReady 7 Operating System. The content for Oct Patch
Tuesday is applicable for POSReady 7. Application Engineering Team Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Welcome to IBM Tivoli Customer Support for Tivoli Endpoint Manager. This communication is designed to help you derive maximum value from your Tivoli Endpoint Manager software by providing you with helpful e-Support technical information, answers to frequently asked questions, and links to other key information. Please take a moment to read through the materials provided below. We are confident that you will find these resources helpful and informative .... [read more] Subscribe to the newsletter. Thank you, Tivoli Endpoint Manager Support... [More]
First, choose to become an active and knowledgeable member of the Tivoli Endpoint Manager community. Then either make a product enhacement request or search for and support an existing product enhancement request through the Request For Enhancements (RFE) community @ http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/?BRAND_ID=90 Finally, chirp about the requests that are most important and get others to chirp about them. One way to do this is through the TEM/BigFix Forum. See the "Join and participate in the TEM/BigFix forum today!" blog... [More]
Have a solution, looking for a solution or a tip to better manage your TEM deployment and endpoints? Want to participate in active discussions and share your knowledge and experience? Become an active member of the Tivoli Endpoint Manager community today by signing up and subscribing to the Forum. Visit the TEM/BigFix forum @ http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/forums/category.jspa?categoryID=506 Once you have an account and have logged in, choose which forums impact your job and daily tasks the most and would like to watch and click on... [More]
New content has been released for Microsoft security advisory 2749655. For more information, please visit: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/2749655 This new content is in version 1669 of the Enterprise Security site.
"I feel the need, the need for speed!" The following checklist (with links to resources and reference articles) will help you to achieve the goal of keeping your systems and deployments working at peak performance and efficiency and will reduce the number of problems that can be experienced while working with TEM. * For any item with an asterisks by it, please refer to this Wiki article for more information:... [More]
Content in the Patches for Windows (English) Fixlet Site has been released. New Fixlet Messages: Fixlet messages for Microsoft Security Bulletins: MS12-064 * MS12-066 * MS12-067 * MS12-068 * MS12-069 * MS12-070 * This is publication 3 of 3. The noted bulletins are published in the first and second publishing. Reason for Update: Microsoft has released 7 Security Bulletins for October 2012. Actions to Take: None Published site version: Patches for Windows (English), version 1668 Additional links: Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary:... [More]