Adaptiva Endpoint Security: Product Overview and Analysis

Fortune 1000 organizations, including T-Mobile, Nokia, HSBC, Adidas, Walgreens, the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, use Adaptiva to eliminate the need for a vast IT infrastructure and automate countless endpoint management tasks.

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Company: Adaptiva (endpoint management and security)

Company description:  Adaptiva, founded in 2004 and headquartered in Kirkland, Wash., is a global provider of modern endpoint management and security solutions. The company’s peer-to-peer technology products, including OneSite and Client Health, empower enterprise IT teams to manage and secure endpoints with unparalleled speed and at massive scale. Adaptiva is self-funded, highly profitable and growing at a rapid rate. Leading global Fortune 1000 organizations, including T-Mobile, Nokia, HSBC, Adidas, Walgreens, the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, use Adaptiva products to eliminate the need for a vast IT infrastructure and automate countless endpoint management tasks.

Jim Souders is the CEO of Adaptiva.

Markets: Enterprise IT

International Operations: USA, UK

Products and Services

OneSite: The Adaptiva OneSite content distribution engine securely speeds enterprise-wide software deployments with its breakthrough peer-to-peer technology. Now you can reliably distribute any software at unparalleled speed and massive scale without the need for costly server investments, bandwidth throttling or time-consuming manual efforts.

Windows 10 Accelerator Program: Adaptiva’s Windows 10 Accelerator Program solves one of the biggest challenges facing IT today: migrating large numbers of Windows 10 systems quickly and automatically. Using technology proven for years by the Fortune 500, this new program provides a stress-free, cost-effective way for enterprise IT professionals to plan, test, deploy and maintain Windows 10 at scale.

Client Health: Client Health is an endpoint health and security engine that uses peer-to-peer technology to manage and secure endpoint configurations at scale. It automatically checks an endpoint’s health, diagnoses any problems and fixes issues … instantly.

Key Features

OneSite:

  • P2P Platform: Eliminates IT infrastructure delays and costs with peer-to-peer software distribution platform.
  • Virtual SAN: Creates massive data stores with no impact to end users.
  • Predictive Bandwidth Harvesting: Automatically maximizes content delivery speed while protecting the network.
  • LiveFlow: Gains real-time visibility and control over content.
  • Workflow Designer and Engine: Automates IT tasks without coding.
  • P2P PXE: Automates Windows OS deployments without the need for a large server infrastructure and tedious configuration work.

Windows 10 Accelerator Program:

  • Adaptiva OneSite: Deploys Windows 10 across your enterprise without the need for a large server infrastructure.
  • Adaptiva Client Health for Windows 10: Secures and maintains Windows 10 endpoints at scale.
  • Windows 10 Community Tools: Leverages best-in-class tools for key aspects of the Windows 10 migration, including software license management, reporting and more.
  • Microsoft MVP Training and Guides: Get your team deployment-ready with hours of video training and guides created by leading Windows 10 experts.

Client Health:

  • Smart-scaling P2P Technology: Drives continuous endpoint compliance and configuration management at scale.
  • Prepackaged Health Checks: Closes common security holes instantly with more than 100 prepackaged endpoint health checks.
  • Workflow Designer and Engine: Creates your own custom health checks without coding.
  • Visual Reporting Engine: Gains instant insights and dashboards on endpoint health and security.

Insight and Analysis 

Several peer reviews and testimonials are available.

Enterprise Management Research has a product description and fact sheet here.

Questions to ask when considering a content delivery solution can be found here (PDF).

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Representative list of current customers: T-Mobile, Nokia, HSBC, Walgreens, the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Delivery: On-premises software

Pricing

OneSite: List pricing starts at $17 per endpoint

Windows 10 Accelerator Program: Complimentary for OneSite customers

Client Health: List pricing starts at $12 per endpoint

Other key players in this market:  Aspera, Eracent, Snow, Tanium

Contact information for potential customers: Sales@adaptiva.com; https://adaptiva.com/

+1 (425) 823-4500

Resources

IT Central Station
Gartner Peer Reviews
G2 Crowd

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