Open Computer and Software Inventory Next Generation (OCS Inventory NG) is an open source solution of automated inventory remote sharing allowing to manage fleet. It helps to know the connected peripherals, installed materials and to deploy the configuration of scripts or softwares on a computer.
Fleet management software: OCS Inventory displays the tag type, the administrator of the computer, the users, the operating system of each computer (Microsoft Windows XP, Open BSD Intel ®, the RAM in MB and the CPU in MHz). These are all the information about each computer.
Synchronization with GLPI: this is a free application that is distributed under the GPL license for asset management and helpdesk. Thanks to its set of web services that are written in PHP, it allows to identify and manage all hardware and software components of a computer. It also optimizes the work of maintenance technicians with more reliability.
Storage: all information will be stored in an Access database or MySQL or SQL Server administration interface and available at any time when the use needs it.
The software is of a great help for system or network administration.