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Should I remove IBM Endpoint Manager Client?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,171
United States Rank #10,461
Reach 0.0183%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.44 days
337.49 days >
Average installed length: 177.32 days


VersionDistribution 7.50% 1.11% 7.22% 1.67%
9.1.1229.0 1.94%
9.1.1117.0 14.72%
9.1.1088.0 0.56%
9.1.1082.0 1.39%
9.1.1065.0 0.83%
9.0.876.0 5.00%
9.0.853.0 0.56%
9.0.835.0 24.44%
9.0.787.0 11.11%
9.0.777.0 0.28%
9.0.724.0 0.28%
9.0.649.0 19.17%
9.0.586.0 2.22%

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IBM Endpoint Manager Client

What is IBM Endpoint Manager Client?  (from IBM)

The Tivoli Endpoint Manager Client Deploy Tool starts by getting a list of computers from the Active Directory server and remotely connecting to the computers (accessing 100 computers at a time) to see if the Client service is already installed on each computer. If it is, it reports Installed along with the status of t...  Read more


IBM Endpoint Manager Client is a program developed by IBM. The most used version is 9.0.835.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is BESClientUI.exe. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 22.46 MB (23,550,201 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 68% of users of IBM Endpoint Manager Client come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bigfix.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\BigFix Enterprise\BES Client\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{52478794-B70B-4AE4-92DC-C128DD118112}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 22.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by IBM Endpoint Manager Client

Program executable:BESClientUI.exe
Name:IBM Endpoint Manager
IBM Endpoint Manager Client User Interface
Path:C:\Program Files\BigFix Enterprise\BES Client\BESClientUI.exe
Additional files:
  • BESClientComplianceMod.dll - BESClientComplianceMod Module (IBM Endpoint Manager BESClientComplianceMod Module)
  • BESClientUI.exe - IBM Endpoint Manager (IBM Endpoint Manager Client User Interface)
  • BESClientUIToaster.exe - IBM Endpoint Manager Client UI Toaster
  • TriggerClientUI.exe - TriggerClientUI Application
  • x64environment.exe - x64environment (x64 Environment Application)
  • BESClient.exe - BESClient (IBM Endpoint Manager Agent)
  • qna.exe - QnA (IBM Endpoint Manager QnA Application)
  • libBEScrypto.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • libBEScrypto_1_0_0_1.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • BESClient.exe runs as a service named 'Client IBM Endpoint Manager' (BESClient) "Semplifica l'utilizzo di IBM Endpoint Manager".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • BESClient.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Fixico\BigFix\BESClient.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:5.38 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0412341937%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.03742541%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00380878%
0.015104% average
Memory:14.79 MB
Total CPU:0.0378100539%
Kernel CPU:0.00745104%
User CPU:0.03035902%

How do I remove IBM Endpoint Manager Client?

You can uninstall IBM Endpoint Manager Client from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program IBM Endpoint Manager Client, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove IBM Endpoint Manager Client.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 74.17%
Windows 10 20.28%
Windows XP 5.28%
Windows Vista 0.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Enterprise 32.39%
Windows 7 Professional 30.40%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.10%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 5.97%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.11%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.68% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.68%
  India 4.44%
  Israel 3.43%
  Netherlands 2.63%
  Indonesia 2.22%
  Italy 1.82%
  France 1.62%
  Brazil 1.41%
  Singapore 1.41%
  Germany 1.41%
  Canada 1.21%
  Belgium 1.01%
  United Kingdom 1.01%
  United Arab Emirates 0.81%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 46.35%
Hewlett-Packard 29.93%
Lenovo 16.06%
Intel 2.55%
Acer 1.82%
ASUS 1.09%
Samsung 0.73%
Toshiba 0.73%
Common models
HP EliteBook 840 G1 4.15%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 3.23%
Dell OptiPlex 9010 3.23%
Dell Latitude E5430 non-v... 2.76%
Dell Latitude E6430 2.76%
Dell Latitude E6410 2.76%

About IBM

International Business Machines (IBM) manufactures computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.
Publisher URL: www.ibm.com


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