An administrator must be up-to-date on the information about the software and hardware used across the organization. Manual compilation and reconciliation of IT assets is effort-intensive and error-prone. Desktop Central's Web-based Inventory Management not only helps automate this task, but also provides out-of-the-box Network Inventory reports.
Software Inventoryin Desktop Central:
The Hardware Inventory provides complete details about the hardware used in the network. The hardware inventory reports helps the administrators gain instant access to deatils. 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 time, without any manual intervention.
Desktop Central sends email notifications to the administrators for the following events:
Desktop Central provides out-of-the-box reports to view the software and hardware details of the network. These reports help in getting a quick view of the network inventory. The ability to export the reports to PDF or CSV formats help integrate with third-party reporting engines or print it out for future reference.
Desktop Central's Free Edition lets you collect and view the software and hardware inventory details for 25 desktops for free.
For more details on the inventory management feature, refer to the online help documentation of hardware and software inventory.