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Why You Might Use Multiple Administrators

Ivanti Patch for Windows will allow two or more administrators to access the program at the same time. There are two basic scenarios in which multiple administrators might be used.

For more information see:

How Ivanti Patch for Windows Manages Multiple Administrators

Potential Issues When Using Multiple Administrators

Best Practices When Using Multiple Administrators

Scenario 1: Two or More Administrators on the Same Console Machine

It is very common for two or more administrators to use a single Ivanti Patch for Windows console. For example:

Your company might assign a primary and a backup Ivanti Patch for Windows administrator

Your company might assign a different administrator to manage each unique domain within the organization

Your company might assign a different administrator to manage each physically distinct office location

The following figure illustrates how multiple administrators might access a Ivanti Patch for Windows console.

Scenario 2: Two or More Consoles Sharing One Database

To understand why you might choose to use more than one console, see Why Use Multiple Consoles?

The following figure illustrates a typical two console scenario with a different administrator assigned to each console.


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