Date Added: Jan 2010
This paper aims to throw light on asset management of inventory of applications that is unmanaged in this rapidly changing mobile work environment. Shavlik's agentless and agent-based asset management discovers all systems that are physical and virtual and starts managing them. It helps to identify all the software applications that are installed in every system. It keeps accurate accounts of all the installed software's. It identifies the hidden computers and applications within the network. Shavlik's Asset Management unique agentless technology will help to catalog all the assets that IT must manage. It will help close the gap in policy compliance and security compliance. It will help discover all virtual machines that are connected, regardless of their power state as they get added to the vSphere or ESXinfrastructure. It will reconcile the virtual machines and the resources they consume on their ESX hosts. Money saving during negotiation and IT budget plans is supported and also supports IT decision making, have better visibility of assets and also plan well for resource allocation. Shavlik Asset Management discovers, catalogs the business assets within hours and provides confidence to decision makers. It provides complete visibility of your assets and automates the compliance requirements that will help to address the changing needs. Having consolidated information at a central location will enable to make decisions confidently.