Using Visio 2007 Professional for IT Asset Management

Download Now Date Added: Oct 2009
Format: Podcast

In this podcast, speakers focus on using Visio 2007 Professional to create and maintain physical network layouts through plan-based diagrams, logical network diagrams through logical network topology diagrams, rack diagrams to document the physical IT assets in server rooms and equipment closets, wiring diagrams as overlays to floor plan diagrams. Other topics they discuss include using auto-discovery tools in conjunction with Visio 2007 Professional, documenting collections of additional physical network equipment as Visio SmartShape symbols, and using space-allocation diagrams generated from the Visio facilities management solution technology and attached to external data.