This provides an environment to perform offline system recovery or image creation. The latest release is version 3. Can miss files when backing up. New features include: Feature Description DeployAnywhere Allows drivers to be injected during image deployment to lessen the need for hardware dependent images. The time it take to capture images also is relatively fast. More details on the may be found.
Symantec deprecated support for Norton Ghost 2003 in early 2006. A simpler, non-corporate version of Ghost, Norton Ghost 2003 does not include the console but has a Windows front-end to script Ghost operations and create a bootable Ghost. Symantec Ghost Solution Suite 3. Updates took a while Overall: As an end user, Symantec Ghost Solution Suite was easy to use and simple. Doesn't mean it is impossible, but I've never read about this, and I've seen Ghost used in many image deployments and upgrades. Norton Save And Restore 1.
At the minimum, you will be doing the true-up dance, looking for every software purchase receipt, and then winding up purchasing a site license anyway. Upon system startup, a menu asks whether start the operating system or the LightsOut recovery environment. The initial setup of the system and server was a bit complicated, but once that portion was complete, using the suite was straightforward. Overall: Did make a backup of my computer. This version no longer supports opening. At this time, we recommend parallel deployment of Drive Encryption on existing implementations of Encryption Management Server along with a new installation of Endpoint Encryption 11 for new implementations through attrition as new systems are brought online.
Support via chat and knowledge base was available until June 30, 2014. Ghost can connect to ThreatCon, a Symantec service that monitors malware activity around the world, and performs when a specific threat level is reached. Pros: We use ghost for all of our corporate imaging needs, it makes computer deployment a breeze with a click of a button. They are the ones that will take the hit in an audit, and will probably appreciate a heads-up. These licenses are only available to current Ghost maintenance license holders. Ghost can manage other installations of version 12.
All of these products have been rolled into the license of Symantec Endpoint Encryption. Symantec Ghost Solution Suite V. Quickly and easily migrate to the latest operating systems, perform custom configurations and deploy software across hardware platforms and operating systems. Very easy to manage and use, many and variate options. This updates Ghost Solution Suite to 2.
Symantec Ghost Solution Suite 2. It is completely worth taking the time to figuring out how to use it if you don't want to spend a penny on licensing. I juts spoke with Symantec. That made it effective for new hires to quickly catch on as well. The difference between server and device is somewhat diffuse. After the Symantec acquisition, a few functions such as translation into other languages were moved elsewhere, but the main development remained in Auckland until October 2009 at which time much was moved to India. We did get through, but the support techs transferred us around a bunch and never really helped us.
The developers are constantly updating it and the documentation on the wiki is fantastic. From my perspective, it was easy and simple. To simplify your migration experience, we have grouped the following license categories and products into a single license, Symantec Endpoint Encryption 11. The short short license version is that Ghost is licensed per device. Symantec Ghost Solution Suite 3. This significantly eased systems management because the user no longer had to set up their own partition tables. The corporate edition supports , and transfers via.
We tried to call but waiting on hold for endless time and was disconnected three times. There are ' workstation ' licenses and ' server ' licenses. Upgrading to Symantec Endpoint Encryption 11. Pros: Very easy to use from an end user perspective Simple interface that allows for a lot of functionality Cons: Our deployment and management team seemed to have trouble with upgrades. The console communicates with client software on managed computers and allows a to refresh the disk of a machine remotely.