GLPI

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GLPI
GLPI-central-console.png
GLPI: Central Console
Original author(s) INDEPNET
Stable release 0.85 / 13 November 2014; 13 days ago (2014-11-13)
Development status Active
Written in PHP
Platform Cross-platform
Type IT asset management, Issue tracking system
License GNU GPL v2
Website www.glpi-project.org?lang=en

GLPI, an initialism for Gestionnaire libre de parc informatique (Free Management of Computer Equipment), was designed by Indepnet Association (a non profit organisation) in 2003.[citation needed]

GLPI is a free asset and IT management software package, it also offers functionalities like servicedesk ITIL or license tracking and software auditing.

Overview[edit]

GLPI is a web-based application developed in PHP. Its features[1] include:

  • Inventory of computers, peripherals, network printers and associated components through an interface with OCS Inventory or FusionInventory.
  • Management of issues on many environments through creation of tickets, management of tickets, assignment, tickets scheduling, etc.
  • Licenses management (ITIL compliant)
  • Assignment of equipment by geographical area to users and groups
  • Management of business and financial information (purchase, guarantee and extension, damping)
  • Equipment status management
  • Management of applications for assistance of all types of equipment inventory
  • Interface to allow the user to file a support ticket
  • Business management, contracts, documents related to inventory items
  • Equipment booking
  • Management of a Frequently-Asked Questions (FAQ).
  • Report generator: hardware, network or interventions (support).
  • Multilingual support with 45 languages available.[2][1]

Moreover, GLPI has many plugins [3] that add additional features.

On January, 2009, 1659 entities and 917,597 computers were reported using the software.[4]

By July 8, 2011, 2000 referenced structures and 1,200,000 computers have been reported using the software.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Features list of GLPI". Glpi-project.org. Retrieved 2014-06-03. 
  2. ^ "Translations stats of GLPI". Glpi-project.org. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 
  3. ^ "GLPI plugins portal". Plugins.glpi-project.org. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 
  4. ^ "GLPI References". Glpi-project.org. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 
  5. ^ "GLPI - Gestionnaire libre de parc informatique". Glpi-project.org. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 

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