PDQ Deploy

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About PDQ Deploy

With PDQ Deploy, automated patch deployment just a few clicks away (really). Update third-party software, deploy custom scripts (PowerShell, Visual Basics, Registry file, Batch file, etc.), and make impactful configuration changes in minutes. We even maintain 250+ ready-to-deploy popular applications for you to use.

Pricing starting from:

US$1,500.00/year

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

Devices

Business size

S M L

Markets

Australia, Canada, United States

Supported Languages

English

Pricing starting from:

US$1,500.00/year

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

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PDQ Deploy Software - PDQ Deploy comes jam-packed with hundreds of pre-built packages, including many industry-standard applications. In fact, most of the applications on this list are automatically maintained and included with PDQ Deploy's package library.
PDQ Deploy Software - With a deployment schedule created, the devices in the targeted collection will continue to receive the newest version on Edge once it’s released and approved automatically. Or manually start a deployment whenever you need.
PDQ Deploy Software - Use our collections to automatically identify machines needing new versions of your selected software, such as machines with out-of-date versions.
PDQ Deploy Software - PDQ Deploy creating a new package
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PDQ Deploy Software - PDQ Deploy comes jam-packed with hundreds of pre-built packages, including many industry-standard applications. In fact, most of the applications on this list are automatically maintained and included with PDQ Deploy's package library.
PDQ Deploy Software - With a deployment schedule created, the devices in the targeted collection will continue to receive the newest version on Edge once it’s released and approved automatically. Or manually start a deployment whenever you need.
PDQ Deploy Software - Use our collections to automatically identify machines needing new versions of your selected software, such as machines with out-of-date versions.
PDQ Deploy Software - PDQ Deploy creating a new package

Features

Total features of PDQ Deploy: 24

  • Active Directory Integration
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Application Management
  • Approval Process Control
  • Automatic Patch Deployment
  • Automatic Scans
  • Backup and Recovery
  • Compliance Management
  • Customization
  • Data Import/Export
  • Deployment Management
  • Event Logs
  • Maintenance Scheduling
  • Network Wide Management
  • Patch Management
  • Patch Prioritisation
  • Patch Testing
  • Prioritisation
  • Remote Access/Control
  • Remote Monitoring & Management
  • Scheduling
  • Status Tracking
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Vulnerability Protection

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Reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5
(91)
Value for Money
4.8/5
Features
4.7/5
Ease of Use
4.6/5
Customer Support
4.8/5

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André L.
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  • Industry: Chemicals
  • Company size: 201-500 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1+ year
  • Review Source

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  • Customer Support
  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

A easy to use and reliable solution for small and mid sized companies

Reviewed on 4/8/2020

When we started to use this software, we did not have a solution to inventory and deploy softwares...

When we started to use this software, we did not have a solution to inventory and deploy softwares on your computers and servers, that is a powerful tool, with a very good price that really worths the investiment. We were able to keep all our computers and softwares updated, and we have pushed some Windows build updates through PDQ Deploy, which worked very well! If you do not have a inventory/deploy solution on your environment, and cannot spend so much money with it, go with PDQ without think twice, you will not regret!

Pros

It is easy to implement, configure and to use it, everything on this software is so intuitive, even if you not read the manual you can do more than 50% of the software functionalities. The software has a wide variety of options to deploy softwares to your computers, also, if you spend a few bucks more, you can buy the PDQ Inventory, which works very well integrated with the Deploy solution.

Cons

The error messages on the deploys are not so clear, it difficults the troubleshooting on the first time without some research.

Gabe C.
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  • Industry: Investment Banking
  • Company size: 201-500 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
  • Customer Support
  • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

We Love PDQ, But...

Reviewed on 3/6/2021

Overall it has been a wise investment. This last year with WFH has been incredibly difficult...

Overall it has been a wise investment. This last year with WFH has been incredibly difficult though. DNS struggles to identify systems and half the systems are not online. We really need a functioning client for machines outside of our network.

Pros

PDQ is lightweight and incredibly efficient. Having the flexibility to deploy packages to dynamic collections is by far our favorite feature.

Cons

We have had an incredibly difficult time over the last year with systems outside the network or on a VPN. Removing the inventory client was a big loss for us. We would happily use a client if you had one.

Bryan D.
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  • Industry: Banking
  • Company size: 201-500 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
  • Customer Support
  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Inexpensive but crazy powerful

Reviewed on 15/6/2022

I absolutely love it, but you have to have PDQ Inventory with it! If you want full IT Godhood, you...

I absolutely love it, but you have to have PDQ Inventory with it! If you want full IT Godhood, you have to both parts. Thankfully the price means it won't break the budget, heck we buy laptops for more than the yearly cost of both of these.

Pros

It is so intuitive that after watching a 30 minute video from youtube (love the channel btw) a brand new user will be able to deploy software and run reports.

Cons

I wish that this software would integrate into Smart Deploy, so I can push OS as well as software

Alternatives Considered

ManageEngine Endpoint Central

Reasons for Switching to PDQ Deploy

We went with PDQ because the price was perfect, and the functionality was everything we needed.
Phillip W.
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  • Industry: Education Management
  • Company size: 1,001-5,000 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1-5 months
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
  • Customer Support
  • Likelihood to recommend 7.0 /10

PDQ Deploy anomalies

Reviewed on 7/4/2022

Pros

Simplify server management
Saves on me sign in multiple times
Repeat task on remote machines

Cons

These features seem inconsistent:
- Say you want to run a number on commands on a number of servers you cannot get a combined report of the output of all the commands. Often this is needed as the report may be input into further tools
- You should be able to set default credentials for each computer you add manually which can be overridden from 'deploy one'
- You should be able to group a group of computers like a tree structure eg. directory structure in Windows or UNIX
- Computers should be able to be a member of more than one group. When you add a known computer to another group it should copy all these properties as default starting point
- In new package, you should have the ability to not have to choose a step type but the commands the user types in most cases tell you what type of step it is

Ray B.
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  • Industry: Health, Wellness & Fitness
  • Company size: 1,001-5,000 Employees
  • Used Weekly for 2+ years
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
  • Customer Support
  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Great Product

Reviewed on 23/2/2022

The one challenge that we were able to overcome was identifying our computers that had versions of...

The one challenge that we were able to overcome was identifying our computers that had versions of Windows 10 that were no longer supported by Microsoft.

Pros

We really appreciate the ability to view Windows versioning. It help us identify the outdated computers so we could get them updated. It saved us countless hours.

Cons

I can't think of a con. The only con I can identify is, that we have to take time to learn some aspects of the functionality.

Alternatives Considered

ManageEngine Endpoint Central

Reasons for Choosing PDQ Deploy

We switched from Desktop Central because of the price.
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PDQ Deploy FAQs

Below are some frequently asked questions for PDQ Deploy.

PDQ Deploy offers the following pricing plans:

  • Starting from: US$1,500.00/year
  • Pricing model: Free Version, Subscription
  • Free Trial: Available

Use PDQ Deploy and PDQ Inventory together to schedule automatic, silent deployments to targeted machines. • Schedule remote, silent deployments • Create custom multi-step deployments • Access 250+ ready-to-deploy applications • Gather computer data with Active Directory • Build custom groupings of computers • Initiate manual or scheduled inventory scans

PDQ Deploy has the following typical customers:

2-10, 11-50, 51-200, 201-500, 501-1,000, 1,001-5,000

PDQ Deploy supports the following languages:

English

PDQ Deploy supports the following devices:

We do not have any information about what integrations PDQ Deploy has

PDQ Deploy offers the following support options:

Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base, Chat

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