With the release of Ivanti Asset Manager (IAM) you are now able to make use of Bar Code Scanning with the Ivanti Asset Manager android application.
UPDATE: 2020-11-05 a19 Asset Scanner | Floating Bar Code Reader | Ivanti Service Manager | Android Mobile Application Released
Ivanti Asset Manager | Asset Scanner Requirements
Presently only available to android devices, more specifically Android OS Based Bar Scanning Devices, there are two models that have been tested by Ivanti.
- MUNBYN – tested by a19 Consulting
IAM Asset Scanner Getting Started
- Purchase Asset Scanner device above.
- Download Ivanti Asset Manager Android App from Google Play Store
- Contact us to streamline your asset scanning and overall asset management operating procedures
Note: Enhancement requests have been made to include scanning ability for android smart devices (smartphone, tablet) with APP. There is a workaround for using android smart devices, contact us to find out more.
Ivanti Asset Manager | Asset Scanner UI
Ivanti Asset Manager | Asset Scanner Role Functionality
The Out-of-the-box (OOTB) functionality allows for scanning bar codes and looking up Asset Tags, creating and adding assets, with Asset Type, Sub Type, Asset Name, Serial Number, Location, Assigned Model, and Manufacturer. The “Scan Log” is then attached to the new/updated Configuration Item (CI, now Asset)
Ivanti Asset Scanner | Best Practice
a19 Consulting has taken the asset scanner to the next level customized the Asset Scanner UI with an asset scanning wizard that after scanning an asset tag walks you through creating a new asset or updating an asset, plus the ability to scan packing slips for procurement, with pictures of the packing slips, and 1 or more Assets (CI’s) attached to the packing slips, which roll up into the Purchase Order and Invoices for reconciliation.
For more information on the a19 Ivanti Best Practice System and the a19 Asset Scanner Wizards be sure to Contact us!