Reliable PC Image Deployment

Ensure stability, availability, and IT reliability for future growth.1

Features for a Stable PC Platform:

  • Devices on the Intel vPro® platform are covered by the Intel® Stable IT Platform Program (Intel® SIPP), designed to ensure long-term IT reliability and compatibility for business-class systems.

  • The Intel® Stable IT Platform Program (Intel® SIPP) puts IT in the driver’s seat by minimizing platform component and driver updates for at least 15 months or until the next generational release.

  • The Intel vPro® platform gives IT control over PC life cycle management, providing IT and end users with the stability and reliability of a true business-class device.

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A reliable PC platform offers stability and availability that can scale for future growth. Learn how your business can achieve a cost-effective PC imaging and PC life cycle management strategy.

More-Efficient PC Imaging on a Stable Platform

PC image deployment can be challenging because of frequent driver updates and incompatibilities that require retesting and validation. IT teams can overcome these challenges with a PC platform that assures stability based on extensively tested and verified components with limited updates over a period of time. A stable, validated platform makes it effortless to manage life cycle complexities, reduce incident count, and experience flexible transitions to new technologies, helping ensure the continuity of business operations.

Challenges in PC Management and Imaging

Managing a business PC fleet has become more complex, due to the sheer volume of software updates and driver incompatibilities involved in today’s IT environment. This can cause challenges with PC imaging in particular.

PC imaging, or system imaging, helps IT teams rapidly set up and configure multiple PC form factors for users. An image requires extensive system testing and validation to ensure driver compatibility and that applications work properly. This qualification process can take up to 90 days prior to rolling out images across the business.

Frequent driver and software updates mean retesting to validate updated configurations. IT teams also must schedule and deploy a new rollout, which can be disruptive to employees.

With stability out of the box, the Intel vPro® platform gives IT control over the PC management life cycle and delivers the latest platform technologies in one integrated and validated solution.

Benefits of a Stable Platform

Having a reliable platform designed to scale for future growth helps businesses avoid the network or software compatibility problems that may arise when deploying less stable computing infrastructure. Stable platforms also give users peace of mind, knowing they can expect their PCs to perform well for years, with minimal downtime or disruption.

Stability and PC Life Cycle Management with the Intel vPro® Platform

With stability out of the box, the built for business Intel vPro® platform gives IT control over the PC management life cycle. It delivers the latest PC platform technologies in one integrated and validated solution, providing IT and end users with the stability and reliability of a true business-class device. Devices are assured by one of the most rigorous validation processes in the industry with thousands of tests and feedback loops that certify that devices are built for business.

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Cost reduction scenarios described are intended as examples of how a given Intel®-based product, in the specified circumstances and configurations, may affect future costs and provide cost savings. Circumstances will vary. Intel does not guarantee any costs or cost reduction.