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Covid-19: Measures and procedure in the crisis

COVID-19 currently forces all companies to take exceptional measures. Unfortunately, the effects of the coronavirus do not stop at us either, which is why we have also taken precautionary measures for our employees. We would like to inform you about our actions at this point. Despite all precautions we are still available for you as usual.

The top 7 security-critical errors when managing mobile workplaces

Mobile working has long since become the norm in today’s world of business. Flexibility, greater employee satisfaction and increased efficiency are just some of the benefits of using mobile devices for work. Unfortunately, Germany is somewhat lagging behind its European counterparts in terms of mobile workplaces and working from home.

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DeskCenter is now Deskcenter

The IT solutions company DeskCenter Solutions has taken the start of the new decade to launch their new corporate identity (CI). New colours, a new corporate icon logo, as well as the new website deliver a fresh look and modern presence. The new and provocative company tagline “Rule IT” is a positive challenger towards managing ever more complex IT infrastructures and stands for Deskcenters proven products and services.

DeskCenter part of DiALOG Award 2019

DeskCenter Solutions AG, a software provider based in Leipzig, was honored as part of the DiALOG Award 2019. Long-standing DeskCenter customer, engelbert strauss GmbH & Co. KG, receives award for its centralized and customized IT management using DeskCenter Management Suite.

What makes a good license manager?

In many IT departments, the licensing of software and the documentation involved aren’t part of the normal order of business. Indeed, numerous companies fall at the first hurdle of nominating someone to be responsible for license management. However, a license manager is indispensable if you want to avoid the high costs associated with relicensing or overlicensing as well as the potential legal ramifications. But what exactly are the duties of a license manager and what are the personal qualities that make a great one?

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ITAM & NETSEC. A marriage made in heaven?
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Maybe not a marriage but rather a collaboration, two disciplines that are typically seen as siloed activities. Too often NETSEC is seen as the needed with ITAM relegated to “nice to have”. We see things differently. While ITAM tools are never going to replace security tools (nor should they), ITAM should be the enabler for [...]
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Discovery & Inventory Done – What Next?
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You’ve got your discovery and inventory processes sorted, you are confident that you have complete visibility of your entire IT estate, so what next? Well, for some, this is enough and that’s OK, there is huge value to be had from having this up to date and accurate view of all your assets in a [...]
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Discovery & Inventory – Where to start
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It’s simple, without an accurate and up to date inventory of IT assets, everything else becomes that little bit more difficult, that little bit more incorrect and potentially that little bit more expensive. Having a clear, accurate and regularly updated register of both network connected devices and non-networked assets will give you an advantage in [...]
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Inventory base for your IT

It is not uncommon for IT and management to be unaware of applications and devices until they are uncovered by a manufacturer’s audit or some vulnerability emerges. There are various reasons for this. For example, there are devices that are rarely logged into the network and therefore difficult to inventory, decommissioned systems that are still [...]
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DeskCenter Solutions AG appointed Benedikt Gasch as CTO

DeskCenter Solutions AG has appointed Benedikt Gasch as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). The 39-year-old software asset management (SAM) and IT service management (ITSM) expert is now responsible for the product management and development of Leipzig’s software manufacturer, with the aim of developing a comprehensive DeskCenter Management Suite Unified Endpoint Management solution.