Dell Command | KACE K1000 Express is a new offering within the Dell Client Command Suite.  This is an introductory version of the K1000 Systems Management Appliance available exclusively to existing Dell customers.  It provides an excellent opportunity for customers who do not have a management console or who may not be familiar with management consoles the opportunity evaluate the benefit for themselves.

The K1000Express is an inventory-focused software solution that manages systems that run Windows®, including laptops, desktops, servers and tablets.  The K1000 Express enables IT managers to easily determine system hardware and software inventory, assess Intel® vPro™ readiness, apply Dell BIOS and driver updates and manage Dell system warranties. Optimized to manage Dell Windows systems, the K1000 Express also manages Windows systems from other hardware manufacturers – including tablets – at no additional charge.

The K1000 Express is distributed under a license that limits use to 1,000 managed systems for 1 year.  Anytime during the 1 year license period customers may purchase an upgrade to the full appliance.  IT can be upgraded in place by purchasing and applying the full product license key which lets users to retain all the data they have collected over the trial use period.  The product is available WW (English only), except China and Japan.