Application Installation

Intelligent Application Installation

No more need to manually determine which applications need to be reinstalled. Swimage installs applications in any or all of the following methods:

Application Matching

Application matching in Swimage has the intelligence to scan the PC prior to the migration, and based on a set of rules, automatically determines the proper application to reinstall as part of the migration.

This means that with no prior knowledge about the PC and without any additional effort, a PC can fully migrate and be 100% user-ready at first login, saving time, money, and aggravation.

Role Assignment

Based on the role selected for the deployment, applications are assigned and installed.

Template Assignment

A PC can have multiple templates applied and receives a combination of all applications installed from all templates.

Image Embedded

Applications can installed and embedded in the image automatically.

Driver Applications

Applications can be assigned to hardware so that based on the hardware type, the application is automatically assigned and installed.

Intelligent Source Retrieval

Swimage pulls the application installation sources form the optimal location automatically. These locations being any of the following:

  • Thumb drive
  • Locally cached
  • Swimage resource server
  • Vendor loaded image
  • SCCM distribution point
  • Ivanti preferred server
Any Package Type

Swimage installs most supported package types and styles, including:

  • MSI
  • Silent switches
  • Batch files
  • SCCM Packages
  • SCCM Applications
  • Appx Packages
Dynamic Installation Order

Swimage installs any number of applications all in the correct order, including dependencies, based on a dynamic ranking system.