Inventory Management

openDCIM – web based Data Center Infrastructure Management software

openDCIM is an open source Data Center Inventory Management (DCIM) application.

openDCIM manages the infrastructure of a data center to help organisations improve their asset tracking and capacity planning, no matter how large or small.

openDCIM was initially developed in-house at Vanderbilt University Information Technology Services by Scott Milliken.

Features include:

  • Image mapping with custom image for creating clickable zones for each cabinet.
  • Overlay layers on map for Power, Space, Temperature, and Weight capacity.
  • Mapping of power connections from device -> power strip -> panel -> source feed.
  • Mapping of network connections to any device classified as a switch.
  • Chassis device support.
  • Graphical Cabinet Viewer (user must supply graphic images).
  • Multiple levels of user rights.
  • Basic workflow system for generating rack requests.
  • Reporting on Hosting Costs by department based on a cost per U and cost per Watt formula.
  • Reporting on Fault Tolerance status for devices, and impact simulation of a panel or source feed outage.
  • Support for automatic transfer switches.
  • Per-device auditing.
  • Full audit log of every transaction.
  • Customized port names.

Support: Wiki, FAQ, GitHub
Developer: openDCIM Foundation, Inc
License: GNU General Public License v3.0

openDCIM is written in PHP. Learn PHP with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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