BigFix 8.1 Changes

Major Changes

  • Native Active Directory inspection - Native inspection of AD computer and user group information on local systems
  • Expanded OS support – BigFix Agents added for Debian and Ubuntu
  • Flexible deployment choices – BigFix Relay support for AIX Customer requested changes and performance optimizations in the BigFix agents, consoles, server, web reports, admin tool, client deploy tool, remove tool, and more.
  • Note: The BES Root Server service now connects to the database. If you are using a remote database and NT authentication, ensure the "Logon As" account is set appropriately. Please see for more information.

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    Click here to see the changes in BES 8.0.