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Netwrix Announces Upgrades for Netwrix Account Lockout Examiner

By HR Tech Outlook | Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Account Lockout Examiner automatically identifies the root cause of lockouts in a single click, slashing the time IT professionals need to spend on an investigation by up to 90 percent and dramatically reducing user frustration and downtime.

FREMONT, CA: Data security vendor Netwrix announced the upgrade of the Netwrix Account Lockout Examiner. As the number of employees working remotely and using various devices such as laptops, smartphones, and tablets continues to rise, troubleshooting lockouts have become a more urgent and more difficult task than ever before. The new version of the Netwrix Account Lockout Examiner automatically identifies the root cause of lockouts in a single click, slashing the time IT professionals need to spend on an investigation by up to 90 percent and dramatically reducing user frustration and downtime. This invaluable tool remains free for all users.

With the help of a Netwrix Account Lockout examiner, IT professionals can quickly identify the root cause of lockouts. Netwrix Account Lockout Examiner frees IT professionals from the tedious and error-prone task of manually analyzing cryptic log entries. The freeware provides the exact reason for a lockout, such as an improperly mapped network drive, a service or scheduled task running under stale credentials, or an old password saved on a mobile device, at the simple touch of a button.

“We are very excited to introduce a new version of Netwrix Account Lockout Examiner, which many IT professionals already know and love. Account lockouts are a nightmare for both support teams and end users because they can be extremely difficult to investigate and resolve. This simple free tool enables IT teams to better support their remote workforces with less effort while eliminating employee frustration and lost productivity, making it a double win for businesses,” said Ilia Sotnikov, Vice President of Product Management at Netwrix.

The Netwrix Account Lockout Examiner also minimizes troubleshooting time to examine IT and user productivity. Organizations can save nearly 90 percent of the time they used to spend on account lockout troubleshooting. IT professionals can find even the most complex lockout reasons in minutes and pinpoint what needs to be fixed to ensure the problem doesn’t happen again. Service desk professionals can close more tickets faster and get employees back online to meet their commitments in time.

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