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How to get all network pc hardware details? [closed]

We have a Domain in our company (win xp and 7). We need to get all hardware information (RAM, CPU, HD, ...) and IP of all systems centrally. Is there any software available to do so?
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4answers
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Restoring system settings files after making bad changes?

I've installed centos in a vmware vm in attempt to learn more about system administration. Unfortunately, I was unable to ping the host machine (win7) from the vm or vice versa, even though a third ...
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2answers
285 views

What does IP Address quadrants reperesent? [closed]

If a IP address is 192.168.112.28 what does each quadrant represent in this IP address?
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1answer
1k views

Looking for a Racktables Tutorial or how to create Racks [closed]

How do I create Racks in Racktables? I've created my physical and virtual objects, routers, and switches. Added my locations and rows(?) but can figure out how to create Racks and then add objects to ...
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1answer
59 views

Difference between network and system admins' duties [closed]

After the network is set, really exist any difference between both roles? According to first Google results, network admin tasks after configure the network is check firewalls, proxies, create and ...
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2answers
1k views

SSH multi-hop connections with netcat mode proxy

Since OpenSSH 5.4 there is a new feature called natcat mode, which allows you to bind STDIN and STDOUT of local SSH client to a TCP port accessible through the remote SSH server. This mode is enabled ...
2
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2answers
182 views

Location of ilo/remove kvm IP addresses

where do you recommend to situate IP addresses of iLo(remote consoles etc.) of the corporate servers? To create some internal LAN subnet behind NAT, or to choose IP addresses and protect them with ...
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1answer
307 views

Port reporter alternative

I need to have timeline of all port usage by applicatins. There was Port Reporter but it doesn't work correctly on newer Windows Systems. Is there any alternative to it ? I need to see all things ...
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4answers
544 views

best distribution distribution for DHCP, directory services etc

looking for a free OS that can be used to create a privateLAN. Services required are: DHCP, DNS, directory services etc.. the clients would all be windows !
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4answers
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Choosing 10GbE switch: 10Gb uplink module on 1GbE switch means it can act at 10Gb bandwidth?

confused between choosing a switch with 10Gb ports vs 1Gb layer3 switch which has optional 10Gb uplink port. are they same? that means I want to have a 10Gb pipe between storage server and the two ...
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2answers
7k views

Windows Deployment Services without a domain?

I was wondering if it is possible to use Windows Deployment Services w/o domain access The reasons why I'm not using setting up a domain (or using an existing one) are irrelevant. I was wondering if ...
2
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4answers
102 views

Tips for moving an established network environment to a more streamlined setup

Greetings, for a little bit of background the network we are dealing with is moving into it's 3rd generation of administration. That being said there are still devices/configuration's that are left ...
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3answers
208 views

Software for network hardware asset management, quite big problem!

Not an issue for a small network, but becomes a pain when it grows. How can I track what ever happens to my network's hardware (repairs, upgrades, whatever) if I don't want to dig into loads of Excel ...
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1answer
172 views

Avg AntiVirus Professional Scalability?

With the Network editions of AVG Anti virus for business, how well does it scale? How many users can it support on one network? I have heard a few stories of business's with about 3000 computers under ...