NORTH DAKOTA ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE STANDARD DT002 04 1 EFFECTIVE December 1 2004

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					                       NORTH DAKOTA ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE

STANDARD DT002-04.1                                    EFFECTIVE: December 1, 2004
                                                       REVISION #: 1
                                                       REVISED:

                                    DESKTOP MANAGEMENT SUITE

Purpose
    Standardize on one desktop management suite to be used for all desktops within the
    Enterprise. This will result in a more standard desktop build and help reduce overall
    support costs of desktop computers.

Standard
    1. Altiris Client Management suite will be used for all new desktop management solutions
       within the Enterprise.

Policy
    The Enterprise will use a consistent desktop management suite.

Applicability
    This standard applies to all executive branch state agencies excluding the University
    Systems Office and other higher education institutions, i.e. campuses and agricultural and
    research centers.

Definition
    1. Desktop management suite - Software installed on a desktop computer to allow it to be
       fully managed from remote locations. For example, to be able to connect, load
       software, load patches, do troubleshooting, and get asset information from a remote
       site.

Guidance
    1. None.

Non-Compliance
    Non-compliance with this standard shall be reported to the Office of the State Auditor.

Version Control
    This is a new standard as of 12/2004




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