LANDESK acquires AppSense
Just today was the acquiring of Appsense by LANDESK announced. Appsense is one of the big players in the User environment Management world, established in 1999. Appsense is known for the following products;
- Environment manager
- Application manager
- Performance manager
Some of the products are available under the suite DesktopNow.
LANDESK on the other hand is a management solution, you all know them for the ability to deploy machines, deploy applications and so much more. What many people don’t know is that they also offer a mobility solution and actually a product for the whole range in end user computing.
Why would they buy Appsense?
My guess is that to stay a major player the ever changing market you need to broaden your portfolio. Look at what VMware has been doing and you understand why they bought Appsense. Suddenly they are a major player on deployment, management, application control, mobility, data and user environment management.
Will this hurt…
Read the entire article here, LANDESK acquires AppSense
via Rob Beekmans.net