Saving hours of manual data collection with a quick software audit in vScope Tracking unwanted softwares is a challenging task for anyone working in an IT department. However, having access to an updated documentation of installed applications in the environment is critical for better control of licensing, security and compliance. In this guide
How We Saved $8000/Year in Licensing Costs Through a Quick Directory Audit with vScope Optimizing licensing costs can be a tough challenge to track. You may currently be wasting your IT budget on licenses that are not in use, without knowing it! In this guide I will show you how to quickly make
Tagging resources is your way of adding notes or comments about your resources. Usually this is done in some kind of spreadsheets or documentation systems that requires manual upkeep. This is manageable with in a smaller scale but is a daunting task for larger IT organizations.
Customize views and limited insights in vScope by using different user permissions. Perfect for automatic sharing of certain tables with colleagues.
GDPR and IT Operations Pt. 3 - Resources This is a blog series of three on the topic of GDPR, and more specifically some of the practical challenges it can pose to IT Operations when it comes to auditing and documenting access control. Part 1: What users in your network has access to
GDPR and IT Operations Pt. 2 - Groups This is the second post in a mini blog series about GDPR challenges related to IT Operations and access control. Just to drive a point through from the introduction from Pt. 1: no one can sell you a quick fix for GDPR! Like with any
GDPR and IT Operations We at InfraSight Labs will not try to sell you vScope as a “fix GDPR for you”-sort of product. Why? Because no product in the world can do that. Just like no isolated IT-solution can secure your PCI compliance, your ITIL compliance or any other industry regulated or recommended
Introducing vScope Backup Helping Organizations Ensure Data Protection Good news, we have just released vScope 3.3! Even better news is that we in this version introduce support for inventory of backup solutions. Our first version of vScope Backup allows any organization using Veeam to ensure that data is properly secured.
Using vScope for Rightsizing and Cost Optimizations Cost optimization can effectively be contributed to by rightsizing your IT-environment. The preparation for migration of resources provides an excellent opportunity to assess possibilities for phasing out unused elements, and saving budget on operations and licenses. This precise situation was successfully handled by a customer of
How to use vScope to find Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities NOTICE - You will need a vScope 3 license in order to follow this tutorial The Spectre/Meltdown vulnerabilities could allow unauthorized actors to steal sensitive information such as passwords, emails and credit card information from basically any computer/server. In these