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IT Inventory and Resource Management with OCS Inventory NG 1.02 by Barzan Tony Antal

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How does OCS Inventory NG meet our needs?

OCS Inventory NG stands for Open Computer and Software Inventory Next Generation, and it is the name of an open source project that was started back in late 2005. The project matured into the first final release in the beginning of the year 2007. It's an undertaking that is still actively maintained, fully documented, and has support forums. It has all of the requirements that an open source application should have in order to be competitive.

There is a tricky part when it comes to open source solutions. Proposing them and getting them accepted by the management requires quite a bit of research. One side of the coin is that it is always favorable as everyone appreciates cutting down licensing costs. The ...

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