Create and Assign a Client Task to Deploy Privilege Management

Privilege Management for Mac is deployed to client computers using ePolicy Orchestrator client tasks. Client tasks are assigned to groups within the System Tree. This section guides you through the creation of a client task for Privilege Management for Mac, and the assignment of the client task to the group in the System Tree.

To create a client task for Privilege Management for Mac package:

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  1. Log in to ePolicy Orchestrator and navigate to Menu > Client Tasks > Client Task Catalog.
  2. Select McAfee Agent > Product Deployment from the left pane and click New Task on the top-left of the page.
  3. Select Product Deployment from the Task Types dropdown menu and click OK.
  4. Enter the following options:

 

Field Description
Task Name Name the task Privilege Management x.x.xxx, where x represents the full version of Privilege Management you're deploying.
Description This is an optional field you can use if required.
Target platforms This is the operating system of your endpoints. Check the Mac box.
Products and components

Select BeyondTrust Privilege Management for Mac x.x.xxx from the dropdown menu. Confirm Action is set to Install, Language is set as English, and Branch is set to Current.

Postpone Deployment Use this option to allow your users to postpone the deployment of Privilege Management on their machines.

  1. Click Save to finish creating the client task.

The client task is displayed in the Product Deployment list, and is now ready for assignment to a group or client computer in the System Tree prior to running it.