[Spider Data Collector] Machine-dependent encryption has been introduced in addition to the existing encryption of connector credentials. Existing credential files will continue to work. If the new machine-dependent encryption is to be used, the credentials would have to be encrypted again. The implementation was inspired by the following idea: Data Collector: Encrypted Passwords only valid on a single system
Sapien Concurrent-User products have been removed (correct - Named-User);
LMP definitions for Desktop Enterprise Platform and Desktop Professional Platform have been added;
The Recognition Catalog contains normalization and recognition capabilities for more than
2.802.100 inventoried programs,
113.000 software publishers, and
6.703.500 inventoried files.
For more details please check the change notes.
Software and SKU Catalog
The Software Catalog contains more than 1.099.400 relevant and normalized articles (SKUs) of software licenses and maintenances and more than 67.800 license-relevant product versions. Summary of the supplemented catalog items:
Articles (SKUs): 5.628
Spider Data Collector
The Spider Data Collector (SDC) provides a set of connectors to 3rd party inventory for an out-of-the-box collection of computers, software, users, virtualization, and many more.
Please check the Spider Data Collector User Manual for a full reference of all connectors.