N-Able Technologies, the remote monitoring and management (RMM) software provider, has released N-Able Policy Manager -- a suite designed to help MSPs and IT departments save time spent on comparing and reporting Group Policy Objects (GPOs).
A GPO is a group of settings that define how a system will react and what it will look like for a group of users. MSPs and IT technicians spend time and money manually identifying weaknesses and/or inconsistencies in their GPOs. The N-Able Policy Manager consists of two tools to handle the entire GPO process:
- GPO Compare: It can spot security policy inconsistencies and conflicts among GPOs between two separate GPOs.
- GPO Exporter: This solution lets MSPs and IT technicians find overlapping and/or redundant settings before going in for a GPO cleanup.
- updated policy settings from Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008-R2;
- the ability to export individual GPO settings from one or more GPOs to other formats, including CSV, Excel and PDF;
- keyword search to find settings; and
- automated comparison and reporting.
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