Active Management

This is the full book Active Platform Management Demystified: Unleaching the power of Intel™ vPro Technology written by Arvind Kumar, Purushottam Goel, and Ylian Saint-Hilaire in 2009.

Active Platform Management Demystified describes the manageability and security features in PCs equipped with Intel® vPro™ Technology which includes Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT). It "goes into detail about how Intel® AMT eases the burden of maintaining, managing and protecting PCs in both the Enterprise and Small Business environments" according to Christoph Graham, Hewlett-Packard Technical Strategist, and "will be very useful to anyone delivering Intel® AMT solutions."

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Active Platform Management Demystified Book
ZIP file, includes one PDF file per chapter.
 

Book Chapters

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Platform Manageability
Chapter 2 - History of Manageability
Chapter 3 - Manageability Standards
Chapter 4 - Overview of Intel® vPro™ Technology
Chapter 5 - Intel® Active Management Technology Overview
Chapter 6 - Solving End User Problems with Intel® vPro™ Manageability
Chapter 7 - The Components of Intel® Active Management Technology
Chapter 8 - Discovery of Platforms and Information
Chapter 9 - Healing the Platforms
Chapter 10 - Protecting the Platforms
Chapter 11 - Connecting and Communicating with Intel® Active Management Technology
Chapter 12 - Internet Platform Management
Chapter 13 - Intel® Active Management Technology in Small and Medium-sized Business
Chapter 14 - Securing Intel® Active Management Technology from Attacks
Chapter 15 - Advanced Security Mechanisms in Intel® Active Management Technology
Chapter 16 - Privacy Protection in Intel® Active Management Technology
Chapter 17 - Deploying and Configuring Intel® Active Management Technology
Chapter 18 - Developing Solutions for Intel® Active Management Technology
Chapter 19 - Support for WS-Management and CIM Profiles
Chapter 20 - Epilogue
Chapter 21 - Quick Intel® AMT Setup