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ODCNMS - Open DataCenter Network Management System version 0.9.2beta
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What's ODCNMS ?
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ODCNMS for Open DataCenter Network Management System is a free open source project that makes it possible to manage at network level a DataCenter. You can manage locations (rack, patch panel, port), customers, networks (subnet, ip address, vlan), devices (slot, interface), etc ...

A DataCenter is composed of different elements:

  * Physics: locations, racks, patch panels, cables
  * Network: switches, routers, firewalls, etc... ;
  * System: application servers, backup servers, mail servers etc...;
  * Logics: customers, VLANs, network, subnet, IP addresses.

Those different elements are managed by Network Engineer and System Administrator by many ways:

  * Numerous Spreadsheet documents;
  * IP addresses management software: IP Plan.

ODCNMS combines those entire elements's information for a centralized management. ODCNMS allows for example a network engineer to localise a device in a rack, to find all customers associated with a device or a subnet, to find free IP address space across an IP range, to display overlapping IP address space between networks, etc...

Features currently include:

  * Management of multiple locations;
  * Management of rackse (View of devices and patch panels) ;
  * Management of patch panels (View of ports and cables) ;
  * View of links between patch panels's ports and devices's interfaces;
  * Management of customers;
  * Management of networks;
  * Management of subnets ;
  * Management of IP Address range ;
  * IP Address and MAC address coordination ;
  * Management of VLANs;
  * Management of manufacturers;
  * Management of devices's categories;
  * Management of devices's models (handling of devices level 2, 2+ and 3+) ;
  * Management of devices (View of slots and interfaces) ;
  * Management of slots by devices;
  * Internationalization ;
  * Display overlapping address space between networks;
  * Display level 3 devices's routing tables;
  * Events logging (possibility to use Syslog servers) ;
  * Search capabilities;
  * Radius authentication possibility ;
  * Multiple users with different access profiles;

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License
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ODCNMS is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation. This gives you legal permission to copy, distribute and/or modify ODCNMS under certain conditions. Read the 'LICENSE' file in the ODCNMS distribution or read the online version of the license for more details. 
	
ODCNMS is provided AS IS with NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE WARRANTY OF DESIGN, MERCHANTABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

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Documentation
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Please refer to online documentation for any informations:

http://www.odcnms.org/index.php?page=documentation

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Change log
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version 0.9.3beta
  - Add "super administrator" feature
  - Correct somes bugs (see tracker)
version 0.9.2beta
  - Add Main view Improvements
  - Add Port Density, Interface Density and Interface Speed options with "Other".
  - Correct somes bugs (see tracker)
version 0.9.1beta
  - Fix install.php bug
version 0.9beta
  - First beta release of ODCNMS
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