iManager’s primary use is for administration. iManager will continue to be updated with new functionality for managing and monitoring deployed solutions.
iManager’s Web-based environment continues to have the following advantages:
Support for roles
Integration with other web-based tools
iManager and Designer have similarities, but their features and user experience are optimized for their respective target users and environments. They are compatible. You can export information (for example, a driver set or driver) from one to the other. Also, several key common UI elements are now similar so that you can move between the tools effectively.