Author Steve Shwartz

About Steve Shwartz

Steve has spent the last 30 years as an entrepreneur and CTO. He created the Esperant business intelligence product in the early 1990's and has been CTO of Tangoe, Computershare, Transcentive, and Cognitive Systems.


November 21, 2016 10:05am

Application Discovery and Mapping: Exploring Different Approaches

An Application Dependency Map illustrates how software, services, and applications interact both with one another and with the physical, virtual, and cloud servers and the network... Read More

November 11, 2016 2:39pm

Device42 decided not to participate in Gartner’s DCIM Magic Quadrant – Here is Why

Some of our customers have asked us why we are no longer in the Gartner DCIM Magic Quadrant.  The answer is that Device42 is far more... Read More

October 5, 2016 2:36pm

Object Categories

IF YOU ARE USING THE MULTI-TENANCY FEATURE, PLEASE MAKE SURE TO READ THIS POST CAREFULLY. Multi-tenancy Changes We’ve received a lot of feedback on the multi-tenancy feature. ... Read More

May 18, 2015 3:53pm

Software License Management with v7.0.0

Device42 is very pleased to announce the new Software License Management module. This module enables you to setup software licensing models, automatically scans your Windows and... Read More

February 19, 2015 9:39am

Introducing DELETE APIs and enhanced IPAM in v6.3.4

We are excited to announce v6.3.4 with the following changes. DELETE APIs are finally here! Device42 REST APIs now have a DELETE method. The DELETE commands... Read More

February 3, 2015 4:33am

Digital Ocean auto-discovery with v6.3.3

**Update: This feature has been depreciated.**All available MIB files are now loaded by default. To clarify, this feature never enabled end user loading of custom MIB... Read More

November 10, 2014 3:00pm

Enhanced data center power monitoring with v6.0.0

We are excited to release v6.0.0 which includes major changes in the power monitoring and control capabilities. We will discuss the power monitoring and control changes... Read More

October 6, 2014 8:47pm

Exclude IP ranges and newer linux OS support with Auto Discovery Software v5.1.0

Auto-discovery v5.1.0 has new features as discussed below. Exclude IP ranges In addition to excluding single IP address at a time, you can now exclude IP... Read More

August 19, 2014 9:58pm

Lifecycle event actions and spare parts alerting with v5.9.1

In v5.9.1, you can now add lifecycle events actions such as clearing IPs when a device is destroyed. You can also set alerts on spare parts... Read More

April 8, 2014 6:32pm

Openssl vulnerability fix and network tools in v5.7.4

The Heartbleed openssl vulnerability is topping the security news today. We have patched this vulnerability in v5.7.4. This and other changes in Device42 are discussed below.... Read More