System Tracking Utility (STU)

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Nov 18, 2013 (3 years and 11 months ago)

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Asset Management


System Tracking Utility (STU)

Bill Welch

ITS


Desktop Technologies

Yale University

Some Background Info


Diverse computing environment


Various computer support approaches


Administrative Systems (Windows) with distributed support


Minimal disruption of existing work environment


Build STU to fit the support model


Windows Active Directory based


One of a number of Group Policy functions

How STU works

Run a program at logon that obtains
specific information about the computer
.
i
.
e
.
hardware
,
software
,
application
configurations etc
.
Forward that information to the associated
computer object on the Active Directory
Read computer information directly from
the Active Directory using the STU Console
.
Transfer all computer information from the
Active Directory to a MySql database
.
Export computer information to Excel
Generate custom and template based
queries
/
pdf reports using any SQL based
tool
.
STU Console

STU Computer Information

STU PDF Reports