Open Computer and Software Inventory Next Generation is an application designed to help a network or system administrator keep track of computer configuration and software installed on the network. It also allows deploying softwares, commands or files on Windows and Linux client computers. Dialog between client computers and management server is based on actual standards, HTTP/HTTPS protocols and XML data formatting. Management server runs on Apache/MySQL/PHP/PERL server, under Linux or Windows NT based computers. Inventoried client computers can run * Microsoft Windows 95/98/Me/NT4/2000/XP/2003, * Linux, * Mac OS X, * Sun Solaris, * and IBM AIX. Used with a asset management software such as GLPI, you will have a powerfull inventory and asset management software with automatic updates of computer configuration, license management, help desk and more. These pages will help you understand how the product works, and how it can help you in your work. To learn how to install and configure it, we encourage you to read “OCS Inventory NG Installation and Administration Guide” available in download section.