In ITMS Management Views 7.6, the following new features are introduced:
Table: List of new features
Folders in the Targets tree.
On the Computers View page, the targets are now arranged in folders.
By default, the following folders are displayed:
This folder stores the most commonly used targets. Each user can create their own list of commonly used targets.
This folder stores all the system targets grouped according to the solutions that they belong to.
You can edit, remove, or create new target folders.
The system of target folders is also supported by the Quick apply functionality. When, on a policy page, you click Apply to > Quick apply, a dialog box opens, in which you can choose target folders and select the targets to apply to the policy.
Filter/Target Results reporting
You can now compile custom reports and view detailed information about the current state of client computers and software.
You can configure a detailed report for a computer filter, target, or a software filter as follows:
Select data classes.
Add or remove columns.
You can export the report results to an Excel file.
In the Software Management View, you can now see a list of software filters.
In the Software Filters tree, you can do the following:
Search for software filters by the name.
Manage the folders and filters through the right-click menu (for example, rename, delete, clone, move, add to, or remove the filter from the Favorites folder).
Drag and drop filters or folders to other folders.
Choose which filters to display. Right-click the filter tree, and then click Show/Hide Filters. The selected configuration is saved for each individual user.
Create new folders and software filters.
You can create new software filters for the following types of software:
Software service pack
New Manage Filter Criteria box
In the Manage Filter Criteria dialog box, you can now choose the filter parameters to add to the search criteria. The list of displayed criteria depends on the type of resource that you have chosen for this particular filter.
You can choose associations, data classes, and columns.
When you select a data class in the navigation pane, a list of data class columns appears in the content pane. You can add a data class column to the list of filter criteria.
The new parameters appear in the Add Filter Criteria drop-down list.
Agent Health status
You can now see the overall status of Symantec Management Agents that run on your client computers.
The Agent status can be set to one of the following:
You can filter the client computers according to Agent health status.
The overall Agent health is indicated as follows:
On the Computers View page, in the content pane, next to the name of the client computer.
On the Agent Health page, in the computer details flipbook.
On the Agent Health summary page, in the Summary View flipbook.
You can configure the way the Agent health status is evaluated.
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