installation remote audit (Windows) agent audit (any platform) import files get reports audit range auto network detection (Windows) software detection and dictionary license management enhanced html reportsintuitive tree navigation user questionnaire auto data import database options Online Help Support Licensing User Comments Users Are you in control? Why iI nventory? Click through or click topic A leading network administration tool for hardware & software inventory since 1990 Automatically collect and report corporate IT assets data for financial decisions, helpdesk efficiency, resource redeployment, security and legal issues, software license compliance, pre-rollout analysis, insurance and mergers - and more Index Features Summary Audit Steps
are you getting the best deal when buying software?
are you legal?
if audited, could you locate your proof of license and purchase?
do you control software being installed by staff?
do you have a software policy?
does everybody understand the policy?
are you exposing yourselves to viruses?
what would happen to your business if you lost your systems?
index What do you really know about the computers in your organization? If you cannot answer all these questions, you are not in control Start with an inventory audit of your hardware and software - and schedule regular automatic repeat audits Our software makes automated collection and access to audit data easier than you might have imagined Are you in control? hardware and software inventory since 1990.
easy to install and use – no specialist help needed
inventory agents for most major OS
complete product – no unexpected costs
power features there when required
designed for all sizes of organization
audit up to 100,000 computers
versatile deployment methods
lightweight low impact inventory agents
no TSRs* – avoids conflicts *Mac agent optional APP acts as TSR for auto network auditing
network light - audit data files average 50k per computer
pedigree - 15 years development and 4m licenses issued
Why iInventory? On demand information. Reliable inventory data is essential to manage and control IT assets Having audited your computers for their hardware and software configurations you can selectively report your audit data in relevant formats Audit process options and popular key product features are addressed in this overview hardware and software inventory since 1990.
1. install iInventory console 2. scan and run on-demand remote audit (Windows) - or - build and run agent for a Windows, Mac or Linux audit 3. import audit data 4. run reports Audit steps index hardware and software inventory since 1990.
install console on Windows 2000, XP, 2003 server, Vista
multiple console installations permitted
space required: - for download file with support components 50mb - installation 20mb - per audit database 1.8mb (empty) to multi-gigabyte - 500 records typically 60-80mb
central or local audit data management
databases can mirror user groups
Installation index You need install the console to the network only if others need supervisory access to iInventory. hardware and software inventory since 1990.
index Remote audit Windows Remote audit for Windows is the quickest and easiest way to audit these computers Collects hardware and software information. Auto network detection lets you select the machines to be audited hardware and software inventory since 1990.
on-demand audit of Windows computers detected on the network from the console
detailed hardware and software configuration via WMI technologies
single, groups or all computers
no inventory agent required
scan entire network from console using NetBIOS
Active Directory or IPaddress to discover assets that you wish to remote audit
click-through Agent Wizard and create re-usable editable agent for a Windows, Mac or Linux audit
select detection method fast registry detection OR fast registry detection + in-depth full file scan
high level configuration options
index Agent audit Windows, Mac or Linux Agent information Agents can collect more data than remote audit An easy way to reach computers that cannot be remote audited Display message to users, or run stealth audit hardware and software inventory since 1990. Run agent on target computers
nothing installed on targets, minimizing conflicts note: Mac agent optional APP acts as TSR for auto network auditing
non interruptive – users log in and work normally
distribution flexibility floppy disk, e-mail, LAN, WAN, internet, intranet, login script, USB disk
scheduler option for repeat audits, and the files to be captured or tracked
three open database options – use with other applications
auto network detection of assets (Windows)
remote 'on demand' remote audits (Windows)
in-depth full file scan audit option
software detection and dictionary system
software license management
intuitive tree-style navigation
Features summary index The v7 console has a powerful and robust modern interface It is even easier to use with new features like remote audit, drag and-drop report columns, field renaming and switching report views between grid and html formats hardware and software inventory since 1990.
Information collected Audit range index hardware and software inventory since 1990. Windows all workstation and server operating systems 95 / 98 / Me / NT 4.x / 2000 / XP / 2003 / Vista Linux workstations and servers RedHat / SuSe / Mandrake / Mandriva / CentOS / Ubuntu / Gentoo Mac workstations and servers with OS 8.1+ / 9.x / OS X
Dictionary information Detection information Software detection and dictionary
two detection methods 1. fast registry detection 2. fast registry detection + in-depth full file scan
comprehensive master dictionary 130,000+ definitions for 28,000+ applications and increasing
flexible users can add / modify software definitions, e.g. custom software
advanced web based master dictionary learns anonymously from user consoles to predict demand for software definitions. Web connection required but can be disabled for privacy
browse help file, which periodically updates console
quick start tutorial
support portal for raising and tracking tickets
custom report requests
custom report library
Online help index Website resources are on several levels – from FAQ to knowledgebase keyword search, through to a full Help system which is also within the console hardware and software inventory since 1990.
Software and technical support index software support
online 24/7 support portal - submit a trouble ticket and track progress - full knowledgebase search
LIFETIME e-mail and telephone assistance
when we say support - we mean support
technical support iInventory licenses are perpetual and will not expire. The expiry date in the console refers to software support. Continue using the product - but for upgrades entitlement and access the web master software dictionary you may renew your software support hardware and software inventory since 1990.
“ We have used the software for many years. iInventory is a powerful inventory tool and we are very pleased to be users.”
“ iInventory gives us the upper hand on license management. The rapid response from support has been a big help when questions and new needs appear.”
SC Magazine Audit Tools Group Test “iInventory is a no-nonsense product with which to tackle the auditing task.“ “ iInventory is truly a World Class Program. It allows me to inventory all the PCs on our network automatically.” “ iInventory has been wonderful for us. We incorporated it with a SQL database to provide web based access to all necessary individuals. It is very easy to use and provides us with all the data we need to track in the IT department.” Ericsson Masterfoods USA IITC Corp. Siemens Business Services index User comments Busy users don’t write in unless they mean it However pleased you are with your evaluation it can be reassuring to know that you are in good company “ We reviewed Express and Centennial against iInventory. Both had excellent features but neither could compete with the flexibility of the iInventory console.” Reliant Energy hardware and software inventory since 1990.