Persistent Systems Delivers on HPCA Licensing Agreement, Launches Radia Client Automation at HP(R) Discover 2013

Persistent Systems Delivers on HPCA Licensing Agreement, Launches Radia Client 
Automation at HP(R) Discover 2013 
Solution Solves BYOD Complexity, Enables Enterprises to Attain
Desired-State Management of Physical and Virtual Endpoint Devices 
LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 06/13/13 --   HP(R) Discover 2013
-- Persistent Systems (BOMBAY: PERSISTENT) (NSE: PERSISTENT), the
global leader in software product and technology services, today
announced the immediate availability of Radia Client Automation 9.0
at the HP(R) Discover 2013 conference; Persistent Systems is located
in booth #4356 at the conference. A highly scalable solution, Radia
Client Automation enables large enterprises to attain desired-state
management of the entire lifecycle of their physical and virtual
endpoint devices, resolving the complexities associated with BYOD
(Bring Your Own Device). Today's announcement delivers on Persistent
Systems' strategic agreement with HP to license its Client Automation
software, invest in its development, and extend all existing aspects
of the product including Mac support and Mobile Device Management
(MDM) functionality. In accordance with the agreement, HP will resell
Persistent Systems' branded Radia Client Automation solution. 
A highly scalable solution, Radia Client Automation enables
consistent management of virtual and physical client devices,
automating operating system deployments and upgrades, patch
management, application software deployment, application usage
monitoring, security, compliance and remote system management for
cost effective and optimal IT efficiency. 
"Since our initial announcement, Persistent Systems and HP have
worked side-by-side to release Radia Client Automation," said Nara
Rajagopalan, Chief Product Officer, Persistent Systems, Inc.
"Existing HP Client Automation customers and other enterprises that
are looking for end-point automation solutions can now license this
software directly from Persistent Systems or from HP." 
Key new features in Radia Client Automation 9.0 include:  
Mobile Device Management
 The ability to publish mobile applications,
entitle these applications to mobile devices, and conduct audits to
collect the latest inventory details. Radia Client Automation 9.0
supports Android and iOS-based mobile devices.  
Enhanced Role-based Access Control
 Enhanced reporting and dashboard
capabilities for access control framework providing more granular
access control level for performing administrative tasks. Enterprises
can now assign the capabilities of a role to specific targets.
Targets determine an OU (Organizational Unit) or a group of managed
devices on which users can perform the capabilities assigned to them
based on their roles. 
Full support for Windows 8
 Complete management of Windows 8
end-point devices, OS migration from Windows XP, Windows Vista, and
Windows 7 to Windows 8 and the preservation of user data and settings
during OS migration. 
Support for IPv6 on HPCA Agent
 Support for Internet Protocol version
6 (IPv6) for external communication among Core, Satellite and Agent
technology on Windows systems. The internal communication among these
components takes place using IPv4. 
Management of Internet Devices
 Inventory, software deployment,
patching, and vulnerabilities management of devices outside the
corporate network. 
Enhanced Patch Management
 Scanning of managed devices for any
vulnerability for Adobe and Java vendors and the remediation of the
vulnerable devices.  
OS Management
 Support for capturing and deploying Microsoft Windows
Embedded Standard 7 (WES7) images on HP thin clients. Support for Red
Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3 and SUSE Linux Enterprise 11. 
Existing HPCA clients can upgrade to Radia Client Automation 9.0 by
contacting radiasupport@persistentsys.com. To learn more, please
visit:
http://www.persistentsys.com/PersistentIP/RadiaClientAutomation.aspx 
To schedule a media interview or analyst briefing at the conference,
please contact Ilona Mohacsi at ilona@penvine.com. 
About Persistent Systems:
 Persistent Systems (BOMBAY: PERSISTENT)
(NSE: PERSISTENT) is a global company specializing in software
product and technology services. For over two decades, Persistent has
consistently been selected as the trusted innovation partner for the
world's largest technology brands, leading enterprises and pioneering
start-ups. Persistent has a global team of more than 6,750 employees
worldwide including offices and delivery centers in North America,
Europe, and Asia. Persistent develops best-in-class solutions in key
next-generation technology areas including Analytics, Big Data, Cloud
Computing, Mobility and Social, for the telecommunications, life
sciences, healthcare, and banking & financial services verticals. For
more information, please visit: http://www.persistentsys.com.  
Forward-looking and Cautionary Statements: For risks and
uncertainties relating to forward-looking statements, please visit:  
www.persistentsys.com/Portals/0/forward_looking_cautionary_statement.shtml. 
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Media Contacts: 
Rashmi Joshi 
Persistent Systems Ltd. 
+91 83083 39400 
Rashmi_joshi@persistent.co.in  
Ilona Mohacsi
PenVine for Persistent Systems, Inc.
+1 631 764 3729
ilona@penvine.com