Getting Started with IT Visibility

IT Visibility is an analysis tool that offers comprehensive visibility into your IT environment to help you:

View your application portfolio at a high levelIT Visibility gives you a view of your total software installs so you can better understand your IT environment at a high level.
Identify and rationalize software sprawl—Using IT Visibility, you can view your software installs based on categories, manufacturer, and version so you can understand and rationalize sprawl, helping you reduce licensing costs and simplify your environment.
Mitigate end-of-life risk—In IT Visibility, you can easily view which software releases are approaching end-of-life and you can also view which products are already at end-of-life, so that you can choose to take actions to mitigate vulnerabilities and support costs.

Information about using IT Visibility is presented in the following sections.

IT Visibility Help Topics

Topic

Description

Introduction to IT Visibility

Explains the capabilities of IT Visibility and how you can use it to gain visibility into your IT environment. Also explains how data is imported into IT Visibility and how to view Dashboard data.

Using Interactive Lists

Explains how to use common features to customize your view of information that is displayed in lists.

Using the IT Visibility Dashboard and Data Explorer

Provides instructions on how to use the IT Visibility Dashboard and Data Explorer to view your application portfolio data, enabling you to identify and rationalize software sprawl and to mitigate end-of-life risk.

Viewing Import Status

Describes how to view details on IT Visibility data imports.