Modes of Scan: Agent and Agentless
With the evolution of network discovery solutions in recent times, two technologies have emerged into existence - Agent and Agent-less mode of scan. While Agent-less scans inventories using WMI (Windows Management Instrumentation) and does not involve any client side software installed in the host, the Agent is an instance of a software, installed in the host to scan inventories and access them remotely.
ManageEngine AssetExplorer supports both, Agentless and Agent modes to scan all your Windows workstation and servers.
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