The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Device42

Welcome to “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Device42”, AKA the Device42 Docs site. The following pages contain answers to the ultimate questions about infrastructure, the data-center, and everything (and of course, answers to many common Device42 questions, as well).

Navigate through the D42 documentation topics using either the table of contents below, the navigation bar to your left, and/or search for help using the search box found hanging out at the top left of the page – much in the same way that bricks don’t.

What is Device42?

Device42 is a comprehensive IT infrastructure management software suite with powerful agentless autodiscovery and application dependency mapping tools, a configuration management database (CMDB), a complete data center infrastructure management (DCIM) suite, full IT asset & inventory management (ITAM) functionality, plus IP address management (IPAM), password management and lots more — all in a single tool.

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