Deep Freeze 8.56 - Change in behavior in Windows Update handling.
Posted by Adam Zilliax on 23 April 2019 03:40 PM

Due to a change in the processing procedure for Windows Updates Deep Freeze 8.56 is currently only installing updates that fall into one of the following categories through a WSUS server;

  • Critical 
  • Security
  • Feature Releases

Updates that do not fall into one of these classifications will not be applied to machines through Deep Freeze at this time. if you are running into this issue please email
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Deep Freeze Mac APFS Support - Now in Deep Freeze Cloud
Posted by Adam Zilliax on 22 April 2019 09:01 AM
Faronics is pleased to announce the release of Deep Freeze Mac 7.0 in our Deep Freeze Cloud Service.

This release provides support for Mohave and the APFS file system in the Deep Freeze Cloud service. Customers will now see both a version of Deep Freeze for APFS, and for HFS+ based systems listed in the policy for systems running macOS.

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Issues affecting Deep Freeze Cloud (RESOLVED)
Posted by Adam Zilliax on 17 April 2019 11:17 AM

11:37am - Wednesday April 17, 2019 

Our developers and operations team are indicating that the issues are now resolved and the platform is operating properly at this time. 

11:17am - Wednesday April 17th, 2019

We are currently aware of issues preventing some of our customers from accessing Deep Freeze Cloud.

Our operations team and developers are looking into the issue and we expect service to be restored soon. We will post updates here
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Insight 8.0 Release
Posted by Adam Zilliax on 09 April 2019 09:05 AM
Faronics is happy to announce the release of a updated version of Faronics Insight. This release includes the following updates.

Mac Updates

Deep Freeze 8.56 released.
Posted by Adam Zilliax on 20 March 2019 01:34 PM
Faronics is happy to announce the release of Deep Freeze Enterprise and Deep Freeze Standard 8.56.

This release includes a number of fixes including;

•Windows 10: Windows Update Cache Drive Letter
Addressed Deep Freeze Windows update caching issue on Windows 10 by assigning a drive letter to the cache folder. A Deep Freeze workstation upgrade will automatically assign drive letter B:\ to the cache folder which can be updated in the Deep Freeze
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Issues creating Apple Push Certificates in Deep Freeze MDM
Posted by Adam Zilliax on 14 February 2019 12:43 PM
Update - This issue has since been resolved and the ability to add new push certificates is restored.

Our developers are currently aware of an issue with creating the push certificates for Apple devices when setting up Deep Freeze MDM. The team is working on addressing this issue and we will be providing updates as soon as more information is available. 

This issue should only affect customers attempting to setup a new MDM deployment -
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