Founded in 1996, Faronics is headquartered in
Vancouver, British Columbia and is a privately-held company with nearly 30,000
unique customers using over eight million licenses in over 150 countries.
Faronics has a history of providing excellent value to customers, selling direct
and through channel partners to enhance existing relationships, local presence,
and value-added services.|
software that helps manage, simplify, and secure multi-user computing
environments. Our suite of products ensures 100% workstation availability, and
frees up IT teams from tedious technical support and software issues.
Faronics Deep Freeze reduces IT costs by
preserving desired computer configurations. Faronics Anti-Executable prevents
against unauthorized software, while Faronics Anti-Virus ensures
high-performance, endpoint malware protection. Faronics Power Save lowers energy
costs with intelligent energy management while Faronics System Profiler
identifies and stores detailed data for workstations across a deployment.
Faronics Insight delivers total control over classroom computers, whereas
Faronics WINSelect enables IT administrators to customize their access to
applications, websites, programs, and menu options.
Faronics’ technology innovations benefit
educational institutions, healthcare facilities, libraries, government
organizations and corporations.
With offices in the US, Canada, and the UK,
Faronics has developed a strong global network of partners to deliver its award
Faronics Deep Freeze provides advanced system
integrity. Every time you restart your computer, Deep Freeze restores the
machine back to its desired configuration.
Faronics Deep Freeze Enterprise makes PCs indestructible. It protects
endpoints by Freezing the desired configuration set by you – the IT
professional. Any unwelcome or unwanted changes users make while in-session
are prevented from sticking. It’s really simple. By restarting your
computers, systems are returned to the desired state. Meanwhile, user data
can be stored safely on a network drive or in a ThawSpace to be retained
across reboots. This helps machines run smoothly and efficiently, while
giving you more up-time and boosting user productivity. The built-in Deep
Freeze Enterprise Console or Core Console makes life even easier.
Deep Freeze’s central management capabilities
allow you to enjoy the benefits of customizing, deploying, and managing Deep
Freeze on your endpoints from one central location. Need to manage Windows
Updates? Simply download them while Frozen and they’re automatically applied
when machines are Thawed. Once the process is finished, machines are
automatically returned to their Frozen state.
Since Deep Freeze ensures 100% workstation
recovery with every restart, you can watch that mountain of support tickets
shrink. Customers report an average reduction of 63%. You can also forget
about disk protection, accidental configuration changes, malicious software,
and operating system degradation. Now you and your IT staff can get more
sleep, worry less, and maybe even leave the office on time once in a while.
configuration makes setting up Faronics Deep
Freeze for your unique environment a breeze. Using the
Deep Freeze Configuration Administrator, you can specify
multiple passwords, select drives to be Frozen, create
ThawSpaces to save data, create workstation tasks,
schedule maintenance and set advanced networks. You can
also create multiple customized installers with
- Easy deployment
is made possible with several options. In
addition to deploying Deep Freeze as part of your
imaging solution, you can deploy Deep Freeze as a Silent
Install natively either as an .exe or as a .msi by using
Deep Freeze MSI Packager. And you can also use the
Deep Freeze Console to deploy.
management makes it easy to deploy, configure,
and manage Deep Freeze. All you need to do is use the
robust Enterprise Console or Core Console included
free of charge. Or use the comprehensive built-in
Command Line Interface to manage Deep Freeze from within
the most popular desktop management systems such as
Microsoft SCCM, Dell KACE, Spiceworks, and Symantec
Altiris. Check out our
security is rolled into Faronics Deep Freeze
with protection for the master boot record (MBR) from
rootkit injections, making your security bulletproof.
The Customization Code ensures that unauthorized
administrators are prevented from accessing or
controlling a computer that runs Deep Freeze.
Administrators can also assign up to 15 passwords or
create One-Time passwords that will expire after a
single use on the workstation.
- Windows updates
are even easier to automate with Deep Freeze. Now you
can automatically download windows updates even when
machines are Frozen. Cached updates are applied as soon
as the machines are Thawed, which means Windows Updates
are much faster. Forget about setting maintenance window
completion times, since Deep Freeze just got even
smarter! It can now detect when updates are complete and
automatically returns the computer back to a Frozen
- Retain data
across reboots by redirecting both user and application
data to storage space on non-system or network drives.
Or create virtual storage drives called ThawSpaces –
it’s entirely up to you. Data retained in a ThawSpace or
a Thawed drive is not erased upon reboot even when the
computer is in a Frozen state. Or try using the
Faronics Data Igloo that allows you to redirect data
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- Retain data across reboots
by using the complementary
Igloo, that allows you to redirect user profiles, folders, and registry
keys to a Thawed drive.
- Easy deployment is
available with two deployment options. Faronics Deep Freeze can be deployed
as part of your imaging solution or you can deploy it as a silent install
- Eliminate troubleshooting
with a simple restart, ensuring 100% availability. Whether you’ve downloaded
something corrupt, visited a poisoned site, or made some other type of
accidental change, there’s no need to worry. With Deep Freeze installed,
when things go awry, simply reboot the machine and it will be returned to
its desired configuration.
- Enhance your security with
a solution that makes your computer immune to common problems like malware
and accidental changes. In addition to securing your operating system, Deep
Freeze also protects the master boot record from rootkit injections, making
your security truly bulletproof.
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Deep Freeze Server provides total server protection. Servers are the vital
backbone of your business enabling critical tasks that keep your business
operating smoothly at all times. When a server goes down, it can easily
spell disaster and cause serious outages. With Deep Freeze Server you can
protect the operating system of a Windows 2000/2003/2008 Server without
restricting its functionality.
taking a snapshot of the ideal configuration, you can sleep a little easier.
Deep Freeze Server Freezes a server’s desired configuration exactly the way
you set it up – right down to the last byte. Whether it’s an accidental
change or a malicious attack, all it takes to restore your server is
a simple restart. Deep Freeze Server comes in two editions; Standard, which
is ideal for 1 to 5 servers; and Enterprise, which provides central
management capabilities. Got a Mac OS X Server?
Deep Freeze Mac.
Now you can reduce the number of critical IT
support calls for server problems due to software misconfiguration,
corruption or configuration drift. Deep Freeze Server will help you spend
less time fighting fires and it can be managed across a distributed LAN,
WAN, or over the Internet. Deep Freeze Server is ideal for IT environments
where server changes don’t need to be saved or where data is mapped to a
Faronics Deep Freeze makes Macs indestructible.
It protects endpoints by Freezing the desired configuration set by you – the
IT professional. Any unwelcome or unwanted changes users make
while in-session are prevented from sticking. It’s really simple. By pushing
the restart button, the Mac is returned to its Frozen state. While user data
is stored safely in Thaw Spaces and is retained across reboots, machines run
smoothly and efficiently.
Thanks to the
Apple Remote Desktop, you can centrally manage Deep Freeze Mac and easily
configure it across your entire network. Need to save user data? No problem.
The mapping functionality allows you to redirect user data to a Thawed
(unprotected) partition or drive. And as a bonus, your Macs will hang on to
that ‘new computer smell’ much longer because Deep Freeze Mac ensures
100% workstation recovery with every restart. Enjoy the perks of running a
clean, lean machine without users feeling restricted and locked-down.
Are you up to your eyeballs in helpdesk
headaches? Deep Freeze Mac can help reduce that mountain of support tickets
by 63%. Forget about file congestion, configuration changes,
unauthorized applications, and hard drive degradation all together. Deep
Freeze Mac provides immunity! Now you and your IT staff can get more sleep,
worry less, and maybe even leave the office on time once in a while.