The Surly Admin

Father, husband, IT Pro, cancer survivor


For those of you who don’t know, Spiceworks is a program that helps IT departments manage the IT infrastructure.  It’s help desk, inventory and monitoring software all rolled up into one package and one of it’s primary attractions is the fact that it’s free.  Yep, you heard me, free.  Spiceworks, the company, gets revenue a couple of different ways, one is through Spiceworks the program embedded ad’s and the other is through direct support from vendors, who are in turn given direct access to the Spiceworks community–trust me, this isn’t nearly as scary as it might sound.

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January 16, 2010 Posted by | Technical | 5 Comments