MINNEAPOLIS, MINN., October 22, 2013 – Shavlik, a recognized leader in agentless patch management capabilities, today announced that it has entered into an expanded distribution agreement with Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world’s largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions.. Shavlik’s two primary product lines, Shavlik Protect and SCUPDates, are now available for purchase through Ingram Micro.
"Our agreement with Ingram Micro is an essential part of expanding our channel presence and advancing our distribution network. We appreciate our rich and growing relationship with Ingram Micro, and look forward to helping our mutual customers build profitable businesses around patch management,” said Marshall Smith, vice president of partnering and sales operations for Shavlik.
Shavlik Protect is a powerful patch management product for both client and server devices, offering IT administrators the freedom of both agent and agentless flexibility. Shavlik SCUPDates, an add-on offering to Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), seamlessly expands patching capabilities beyond Microsoft offerings to include 3rd party applications.
“Simplifying workflow management and automating IT are top priorities among today’s channel partners,” said Bill Brandel, senior director of the Advanced Computing Division, Ingram Micro U.S. “We’re pleased to offer Shavlik as part of our growing portfolio of innovative partners.”
For more information on Shavlik’s solutions, contact Ingram Micro at 800-445-5066.
Shavlik is a pioneer in agentless patch management and a leader in innovative network security and management solutions. Since 1993, Shavlik has been at the forefront of patch security, first by providing the only third-party patch management to Microsoft SCCM customers and later asserting industry leadership in the patching of virtual machines. Its products and solutions include Shavlik Protect, Shavlik SCUPdates, and Management Intelligence. Shavlik’s “Just Add Water and Stir” approach allows customers to get up and running in as little as thirty minutes.