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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #24,526
United States Rank #16,720
Reach 0.0073%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 184.43 days
1217.85 days >
Average installed length: 639.88 days


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Tivoli Endpoint Manager Client

What is Tivoli Endpoint Manager Client?  (from IBM)

Tivoli Endpoint Manager Clients, also called Agents, are installed on every computer that you want to manage under Tivoli Endpoint Manager. They access a collection of Fixlet messages that detects security holes, improper configurations, and other vulnerabilities. The Client can then implement corrective actions receiv...  Read more


Tivoli Endpoint Manager Client is a software program developed by IBM. The most common release is 8.2.1332.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 programs's main executable is BESClientUI.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 8.57 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 12 files and is usually about 13.17 MB (13,813,014 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 72% of users of Tivoli Endpoint Manager Client come from the United States, it is also popular in Israel and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bigfix.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\BigFix Enterprise\BES Client\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{02EB5871-4DC4-4126-91D6-F1FA82166313}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 13.17 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Tivoli Endpoint Manager Client

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

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\BigFix Enterprise\BES Client\BESClient.exe'.
Network connections
  • BESClient.exe connects to (port 52311).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:8.57 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000505391%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00001594%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00003460%
0.015104% average
70 average
I/O reads/min:2.33 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:56 Bytes
105.02 KB average
Memory:12.95 MB
Total CPU:0.0000531598%
Kernel CPU:0.00003322%
User CPU:0.00001993%
I/O reads/min:1.02 MB
I/O writes/min:27.83 KB

How do I remove Tivoli Endpoint Manager Client?

You can uninstall Tivoli 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 Tivoli 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 Tivoli Endpoint Manager Client.

Win 7 (SP1) 73%
Win 10 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 79.45%
Windows XP 17.12%
Windows 10 3.42%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Enterprise 43.48%
Windows 7 Professional 32.61%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.22%
Windows 10 Pro 2.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.45%
Windows 7 Home Premium 1.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.57% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.57%
  Israel 2.94%
  India 2.94%
  Brazil 2.45%
  Germany 1.96%
  Italy 1.96%
  Canada 1.47%
  Singapore 1.47%
  UG 1.47%
  Turkey 0.98%
  Spain 0.98%
  Japan 0.98%
  Thailand 0.98%
  United Kingdom 0.98%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 38.94%
Dell 29.20%
Lenovo 29.20%
Toshiba 1.77%
Acer 0.88%
Common models
HP EliteBook 8440p 4.07%
HP EliteBook 8470p 3.25%
Dell Latitude E6410 2.44%
Dell Latitude E6420 2.44%
HP Z210 Workstation 1.63%
Dell Latitude D630 1.63%

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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