Server – Group Policy Inventory (GPInventory.exe)

Segnalo questa interessante utility fornita da Microsoft che permette di fare un’inventory hardware e software dei client piu’ il controllo sulle policy applicate nella rete (funziona con windows 2000/XP/2003):

Group Policy Inventory (GPInventory.exe) allows administrators to collect Group Policy and other information from any number of computers in their network by running multiple Resultant Set of User Policy (RSOP) or Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) queries. The query results can be exported to either an XML or a text file, and can be analyzed in Excel.Typical usage scenariosRSOP Queries:
  • Do a software inventory for users and computers in a domain or OU
  • See which applications are installed on computers in the domain
  • Track the rollout of new GPOs on a domain
  • Find computers that have not downloaded and applied new GPOs
WMI Queries:
  • Do a complete hardware inventory (processor, memory, hard disk space, etc) for all computers in the domain
  • Scan all computers to see if a particular hotfix is applied
  • See the amount of disk space that is available on computers
  • Test a WMI filter before implementing it in the domain
Supported operating systems: Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
You can download and use GPInventory.exe on any of the following platforms:
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2003

Additional Requirements:
  • .NET Framework version 1.0 or later