Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) is a systems management software product developed by Microsoft for managing large groups of computers running Windows NT, Windows Embedded, macOS (OS X), Linux or UNIX, as well as Windows Phone, Symbian, iOS and Android mobile operating systems. Configuration Manager provides remote control, patch management, software distribution, operating system deployment, network access protection and hardware and software inventory.
Microsoft Intune is a cloud based mobile device and operating system management solution. The target market for Intune is not limited to any particular sized business but Intune is generally considered a Mobile device management solution. Intune compliments customers that have invested in System Center Configuration Manager by extending "on-premises" functionality of System Center to the public cloud. The purpose of this integration is to provide a mobile device solution that empowers organizations to move their Windows 10 and their mobile device platform workloads to the secure Azure platform.
- Empower user productivity Enable employees to access the corporate applications that they need to be productive from anywhere, on whatever device they choose, while helping protect corporate information.
- Simplify administration Administer client systems and offer improved visibility and enforcement options for maintaining system compliance.
- Unify your IT management infrastructure Streamline operations with a unified infrastructure that integrates device management and protection across mobile, physical, and virtual environments.
- Built to work with Windows 10 Choose the deployment, upgrade, update, and management capabilities of Windows 10 in Configuration Manager and Microsoft Intune that work best for your business.