One of the Administrators' task is to keep an up-to-date information about the software and hardware used across the organization. Manual compilation and reconciliation of IT assets is effort-intensive and are error-prone. Desktop Central's Web-based Inventory Management not only helps to automate this task, but also provides out-of-the-box Network Inventory reports to get the required details in a very few clicks.
The Software Inventory has the following features:
The Hardware Inventory provides complete details about the hardware used in the network. The hardware inventory reports helps the administrators to get the details immediately. Some of the reports include:
Desktop Central scans the Windows desktops/servers in the network periodically to collect the hardware and software details and stores them in the databse. The inventory scanning interval is flexible and can be configured to meet the real-time needs. This enables administrators to get an up-to-date asset / inventory information at any given time without any manual intervention.
Desktop Central enables administrators to get notified through email in any of the following events:
Desktop Central provides out-of-the-box reports to view the software and hardware details of the network. These reports helps to get a quicker view of the network inventory details. The ability to export the reports into PDF or CSV formats helps to integrate with third-party reporting engines or print it out for future reference.
Desktop Central's Free Edition lets to to collect and view the software and hardware inventory details for 25 desktops, absolutely free.
For more details on the Inventory Management feature, refer to the Hardware and Software Inventory topic of the online help documentation.