Astaro Releases Version 2.1 of Free Astaro Command Center

Updated central management tool allows partners to provide managed security services

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Astaro Corporation is now shipping version 2.1 of the Astaro Command Center. This new version of the free tool for managing multiple Astaro installations includes updated and new functions that will enable Astaro partners to offer managed security services. Additionally, enterprises with multiple installations can use this tool to manage their network security infrastructure.

Version 2.1 of the Astaro Command Center improves on existing features while adding new areas of functionality, including the ability to share global definitions across multiple organizations. This new capability saves time for managed security service providers as they can push configuration objects to multiple locations for use in the security configuration.

The Astaro Command Center is free for all partners who wish to provide managed security services or for end-users who have multiple Astaro installations across several locations. The central management product is available as software and virtual appliances. Organizations that wish to install the Astaro Command Center an Astaro hardware appliance are charged a small fee for the cost and maintenance of the hardware.

The new features in the Astaro Command Center version 2.1 include organizational unit structuring, support for global definitions, and device-based and aggregated reporting.

More information is available here.  To register for a personal license key of the Astaro Command Center version 2.1 visit www.astaro.com/download/acc.