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Snow Inventory Script Repository, version 2.0 - Official Release Announcement - March 22, 2017

Blog Post created by Myrja.Schumacher Employee on Mar 22, 2017

RELEASE INFORMATION

Product:                        Snow Inventory Script Repository

Version:                         2.0

Release date:               March 22, 2017

Distribution:                 SUS and .msi

Current status:             QA approved

 

SNOW INVENTORY SCRIPT REPOSITORY

The Snow Inventory Script Repository (SISR) is a set of Power shell scripts that enhances the data gathered by Snow Inventory agents. Currently, SISR is only applicable to the Windows agent. 

The following four PowerShell scripts are included by default when requesting MSI packages from Snow Support:

MSinfo

Searches for Office365 and MSDN installations. New script in this release.

Autodesk

Gathers details from the registry about installed Autodesk products, for example to determine if a network license is needed.

Swidtag

Includes all SWID tag files (.swidtag) found in the default folders of the scan result.

Toad

Scans for TOAD products and includes them in the scan result.

SCRIPT VERSIONS

New script

This release contains the following new script:

  • MSinfo 1.0

Note MSI packages created before this release date do not include this script.

Updated scripts

This release contains updated versions of the following scripts:

  • Autodesk 2.12
  • Swidtag 1.1
  • Toad 1.4

DISTRIBUTION OF SCRIPTS

As of this release (version 2.0), SISR scripts will be distributed using Snow Update Service for all customers on Inventory Server release 5.0 and above. All PowerShell scripts are included by default when requesting Snow Inventory client/agent for Windows MSI packages from Snow Support.

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