Audit Tools 6.1.0 Released

Alloy Software released a new cumulative update for the Alloy Audit Tools. Alloy Audit Tools is a package of various tools and components used by Alloy Discovery and Alloy Navigator product families to audit computers and work with audit snapshots.

A detailed list of changes in this version is available in the Release Notes document available on the Support Portal.

Target Products

This update applies to the following Alloy Software products:

  • Alloy Navigator Enterprise 6, 7, and 8
  • Alloy Discovery Enterprise 6, 7, and 8
  • Alloy Navigator Express 6, 7, and 8
  • Alloy Discovery Express 7

Availability

This update is available for download from the Alloy Software Support Portal to customers with a current Software Maintenance & Support plan.

Alloy Discovery Enterprise 8 Released

Alloy Software is proud to announce the immediate availability of Alloy Discovery Enterprise version 8. This major upgrade offers numerous new features and improvements based on direct feedback from our customers. Here is a list of some of the changes in the new release:

Track your Chromebooks

Alloy Discovery Enterprise 8 leverages Google API to extract Chromebook data and incorporate it throughout Alloy Navigator’s workflow. Now you can collect and report on inventory data, and perform system management tasks on Chrome devices. This integration provides you with conveniently consolidated view of your entire Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chromebook computers, as well as mobile and other networked devices providing even more comprehensive asset management capabilities.

Improved Software Recognition

Alloy Discovery 8 adds new tools to its Software Recognition arsenal. Now you can create software recognition rules based on custom Registry keys. This will help detect some tricky software or differentiate software editions, such as Standard vs. Pro.

Now Alloy Discovery distinguishes products running on different platforms but having the same identification information, including Product Name, Version, and Publisher, such as Adobe Acrobat for Windows and for Mac.

In addition, software recognition rules now can be applied on the fly. Your changes will affect not only future software scans, but also previously detected software installations. With this immediate feedback, it is must faster and easier to fine tune recognition rules to fit your needs.

Scheduled Task Analysis

Now Alloy Discovery is able to inventory scheduled tasks on managed client machines.

Improved Data Filtering

Analyzing your inventory data with Advanced Filters is now easier that ever. The Filter Builder’s user interface has been completely redesigned to provide a more intuitive and streamlined user-friendly experience, and now supports drag-and-drop.

 

Availability

Alloy Discovery Enterprise 8 is immediately available for evaluation and purchase. Customers with a current Software Maintenance & Support plan should contact our sales team for assistance with the upgrade.

Alloy Navigator Express 8 Released

Alloy Software is proud to announce the immediate availability of Alloy Navigator Express version 8. This major upgrade offers numerous new features and improvements based on direct feedback from our customers. Here is a list of some of the changes in the new release:

Communicate with Style

Generate eye-catching, professional looking communications by leveraging new HTML tools aimed at helping you communicate with style and efficiency. Rich-text formatting and inline image support provide you with the ability to thoroughly document issues and illustrate solutions, ensuring your users and team members communicate productively.

Track your Chromebooks

Alloy Navigator Express 8 leverages Google API to extract Chromebook data and incorporate it throughout Alloy Navigator’s workflow. Now you can collect and report on inventory data, and perform system management tasks on Chrome devices. This integration provides you with conveniently consolidated view of your entire Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chromebook computers, as well as mobile and other networked devices providing even more comprehensive asset management capabilities.

Receive up to the minute updates

Stay on top of your tickets, work orders, and other objects with the new live data views. Now you can see changes from other users without having to reload the data or wait for the next refresh cycle. Updated information arrives to your screen in the background, transparently to users, and what is most amazing, with virtually zero impact on performance!

Quick Reporting from the Web

Now Web Portal users can export data from grid views into various formats, such as CSV, RTF, Excel, and PDF.

 

Availability

Alloy Navigator Express 8 is immediately available for evaluation and purchase. Customers with a current Software Maintenance & Support plan should contact our sales team for assistance with the upgrade.

Alloy Navigator 8.0.1 Maintenance Release

Version 8.0.1 is a maintenance release. This release contains 13 maintenance fixes for issues identified in the previous (8.0.0) version. These fixes cover the following areas:

  • Upgrade from earlier versions of Alloy Navigator
  • Data views
  • Workflow operations
  • E-mail integration
  • Active Directory Synchronization
  • HTML Support

Customers with a current Software Maintenance plan can download the update from the Alloy Support Portal.

Alloy Navigator Enterprise 8 Released

Alloy Software is proud to announce the immediate availability of Alloy Navigator Enterprise version 8. This major upgrade offers numerous new features and improvements based on direct feedback from our customers. Here is a list of some of the changes in the new release:

Communicate with Style

Generate eye-catching, professional looking communications by leveraging a collection of new HTML tools aimed at helping you communicate with style and efficiency. Rich-text formatting and inline image support provide you with the ability to more thoroughly document issues, effectively document solutions, and ensure your users and team members are always on the same page.

Track your Chromebooks

Alloy Navigator 8 leverages Google API to extract Chromebook data and incorporate it throughout Alloy Navigator’s workflow. Now you can collect and report on inventory data, and perform system management tasks on Chrome devices. This integration provides you with conveniently consolidated view of your entire Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chromebook computers, as well as mobile and other networked devices providing even more comprehensive asset management capabilities.

Go Mobile with Physical Inventory

The new mobile barcode scanner application for Android phones and tablets provides technicians with the ability to quickly identify assets using barcode tags and perform physical inventory from a mobile device.

Change your Process on the Fly

Customizing the business logic is now easier that ever! Workflow Parameters can be easily adjusted to change various aspects of your workflow from a single screen.

Store Passwords Securely

Now you can safely store sensitive data, such as login credentials and account details. This information can remain visible only to the workflow engine while appearing as a series of asterisks on the screen.

Ensure Users are Compliant

Version 8 adds the ability to manage and track compliance for named user licenses. This license type indicates that the corresponding software product can be installed on multiple systems and the license remains compliant as long as only the specific person uses the software.

Quick Report from the Web

Now Web Portal users can export data from grid views into various formats, such as CSV, RTF, Excel, and PDF.

Give your Self Service Portal a Makeover

Customizing the look-and-feel of the Self Service Portal is now super easy thanks to LESS. The dynamic nature of LESS helps applying colors quickly and consistently with stylesheet variables.

Availability

Alloy Navigator 8 is immediately available for evaluation and purchase.

Customers with a current Software Maintenance & Support plan are eligible to purchase this upgrade with a significant discount (up to 50-70%). Please contact our sales team for further assistance.