Managing and securing tens of thousands of diverse and ever-changing student endpoints is an extreme challenge for higher education institutions. Many elite schools and universities leverage BigFix to effectively provision, secure and manage faculty and student endpoints.
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How universities are using BigFix
“Install BigFix Endpoint Manager – UCSF IT does the rest! BigFix is required for all computers conducting UCSF business, whether a machine is UCSF-owned or your personal computer. This is because, when it comes to securing UCSF IT resources, we can't fix what we can't see. The BigFix Endpoint Manager allows UCSF IT to find, fix and secure IT resources attached to the UCSF network."
University of California San Francisco
“BigFix provides endpoint management and security for devices running Microsoft Windows, Apple macOS, or one of several distributions of Linux. It is used for automated software installation and maintenance, operating system patch management, security settings, and inventory management and reporting."