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 datacenter, and everything (and of course, answers to many common Device42 questions, as well).

Navigate through the documentation pages using the table of contents below, the navigation bar to your left, and/or you can of course search for content with the search box that can be found hanging in the top left of the page, much in the same way that bricks don’t.

What is Device42?

Device42 is comprehensive IT Infrastructure management software that provides an comprehensive CMDB with powerful auto discovery and application dependency mapping tools, a data center infrastructure management (DCIM) suite, full IT asset & inventory management (ITAM) functionality, as well as IP address management (IPAM), password management and lots more in a single tool.

If you aren’t able to find what you’d like to know in the menu or using search,¬† you can click on the “Support” tab at the top of the page, and choose “Support Portal” to open a ticket. If you’d prefer, send us a note at Our support team loves hearing from customers, and are especially fond of a good challenge!

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