Intel Management and Security Status is a utility application that enables users to view the status of their computers installed Intel Active Management Technology and Intel Standard Manageability programs. This application only works exclusively on laptop and notebook computers powered by Intel hardware devices. Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) is a hardware as well as firmware technology used in monitoring, updating, maintaining, upgrading, and repairing computers. This application displays valuable information about a computer’s hardware components such as video card, main processor, random access memory, hard drives, ports, disc drives, etc. Intel Active Management Technology also enables users to view the status of the driver software installed for their hardware devices. Intel Management and Security Status notify users if the Intel AMT and Intel Standard Manageability are running on the computer. Intel Management and Security Status every time during the operating system starts up notify users. This application can be accessed from the computer’s system tray.
Intel Management and Security Status feature a tabbed interface, which allows users to configure their Intel AMT and Intel Standard Manageability. The user interface contains three tabs: General, Intel AMT, and Advanced. Each tab contains different configuration options that can be manipulated by means of checkboxes; drop down menus, and other command buttons. Intel Management and Security Status can be set to work automatically as a background application and does not take up much system memory.