Free Software Asset Management


Free Software asset

Box IT Asset Tool

Free Kit to monitor your LAN and installed software.    


Powerful Report Engine


IAT Engine Report

A report engine with a simple SQL query allows infinite analyses.


Software and Hardware

Network Monitor with IAT

Discover the Hardware and software of your Network Clients.     


Easy to Start


IT ASSET TOOL is Easy to Manage

Easy to integrate for everyone. Download and Scan!!



IT Asset Tool can be installed as Windows service from Interface of Management (IATMng.exe), in this way, you can continue to inventory software without login to Windows. 


Install ListenerIAT as service


Follow these steps to install IT Asset Tool As service:

  1. From the Menu config IT Asset Tool Click on "Install" in the box "Install as a service"
  2. Check if the minimum requirements are met (eg .NET Framework 2.0)
  3. Wait a few seconds and click Start in the box beside "Management Service"

We would find in our Windows services panel that you have installed and configured a new Service called "DaemonIAT" that will automatically start our Listener to receive data from our clients scattered across the network.

The windows service of IT Asset Tool is called






Below the minimum system requirements for IT Asset Tool:



Minimum requirements
Server Intel® or AMD processor; 2 GHz or faster processor

2 GB or more


Intel® or AMD processor; 1.5 GHz or faster processor

1 GB or more



Microsoft Windows Supported

Microsoft Windows Operating Systems




Microsoft .Net

IT Asset Tool


Microsoft .NET Framework 









 * In order to activate and check the advanced features, an internet connection is required.



IT Asset Tool Client and Server don't require any installation but it needs a simply configuration that can be made from the "config" menu.


Configuration menu


The new interface permits to set any parameter and configure the new feature of the automated reports.


Field: Description:
Server Port Allows to set the listening port of IAT Server. (Defalut:18888)

Allows to set the Max day to keep any data of process in IAT database. Data older than the "MaxDayToKeep" are deleted. (Default:7)


Allows you to set the IP of the SMTP server to send automatic reports.


Allows you to set the Port of the SMTP server to send automatic reports.


Allows you to set the User of the SMTP server to send automatic reports. If the server does not require authentication, leave the field empty


Allows you to set the Password of the SMTP server to send automatic reports. If the server does not require authentication, leave the field empty


Allows to set the verbosity output of log.( Defalut:LOG_WARNING) 


Allows to set the sender of automatic reports.

Mail Autentication SSL/TSL

Allows to set the autentication type of the SMTP server to send automatic reports.

Log to Registry Event

Allows to set the output of Logs. If checked, the event viewer will show the events of IT Asset Tool according to verbosity set with the Option ErrorLevel.

Capture Exception

Allows to set the Debug Mode showing any Error message to report it at 


Allows updating the software data at each reception. If disabled, the software data after the first sending is discarded. 


Remember that to collect the data of the clients the Windows Service "DaemonIAT" must  be running. You can install following this guide (Install as Service).


In the right side of the "config" menu you can schedule automatic PDF reports via e-mail by following the guide at the following link "schedule a software inventory report".

To update IT Asset Tool from a preview version you need to follow the steps below:



how to Update it asset tool Step Description for installer IT Asset Tool 
1 Download New Version of IT Asset Tool Installer Pakage
2 Unzip It
3 Stop the Windows Service "DaemonIAT"
4 Execute the installer
5 Follow the step of installer
6 Restart Windows service "DaemonIAT"
7 Start your software asset and Inventory your software



To perform an inventory of each computer of network, the IT Asset Tool Ciient may be executed configuring the ClientIAT.exe to run at startup of Windows Users.

The IT Asset Tool client can be configured at Windows's Autorun or managed through domain group policy.


Network scan in the domain environment:

Open "Group Policy Management" in your Windows Server and create a New Policy.

Edit the new policy as below:

 Deploy IAT Client with Windows GPO


Explore the User Configuration tree and find "Script (logon/Logoff)" under Wndows Settings.


GPO IAT Client


Now at startup of Windows Users you need to configure the File "ClientIAT.exe" hosted in a shared network directory accessible to windows users.

In the "Script Parameters" field insert the required option to contact correctly your IT Asset Tool Server as in this guide.


Start Parameters of Client IAT


Now we assign the policy to users who should make an inventory software.




The section site "Features" collect all peculiarity of IT Asset Tool highlight the improvement.