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    Anyone else care to add to the list?

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    Room Booking - Nothing but currently looking for a solution
    Asset Management - School Asset Manager
    Help Desk - Liberum
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk) - Ranger Account Manager
    Print Management - PaperCut
    Software Deployment - Group Policy and Ranger
    Image deployment - FOG

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    Room Booking n/a
    Asset Management excel sheets/spiceworks
    Help Desk spiceworks / smf forums (depends on school and if server is 08 or not as cant get smf running on iis7)
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk) excel/open office equivelent
    Print Management nothing/papercuts free / papercuts depends on school most say we waste paper/ink but wont cough up
    Software Deployment winstall le/scripts/std msi with or without mst)
    Image deployment legacy ghost moving to wds/mdt

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    Room Booking: MRBS (Web Version)
    Asset Management: Excel sheets
    Help Desk: osticket & Email
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk):WiseSoft Bulk AD Users
    Print Management: PCounter
    Software Deployment: GPO
    Image deployment: WDS
    Last edited by LOUD; 26th May 2011 at 10:23 AM.

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    Room Booking Not done by ICT Support
    Asset Management Excel Sheet
    Help Desk Email
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk) Small program written by consultants many years ago or my VBS Script
    Print Management N/A
    Software Deployment GPO where possible
    Image deployment Old version of Ghost or Hard drive cloners

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    Room Booking: A custom made PHP/My SQL based web-doodah. (looking at a more manageable alternative)
    Asset Management: An excel spreadsheet.
    Help Desk: SharePoint (Again - looking for alternatives that offer more functionality).
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk): Homemade DSAdd batch files and an excel spreadsheet with many concatenate statements.
    Print Management: PCounter, but soon to be changing to something else in conjunction with outsourcing our print requirements.
    Software Deployment: FOG (Although we don't use much in the way of software deployment).
    Image deployment: FOG

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    Room Booking: Office staff mange with a spreadsheet and email address
    Asset Management: Excel
    Help Desk: google spreadsheet + google form for now
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk): script to sync with SIMS over 4 locations
    Print Management: Impero v3, but we haven't turned it on yet
    Software Deployment: GPO, MSI
    Image deployment: WDS

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    I am just wondering what software everyone uses for the following.

    Room Booking
    Asset Management
    Help Desk
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk)
    Print Management
    Software Deployment
    Image deployment

    The headteacher would like to know if it is broadly similar to what we run!
    MRBS with some modifications
    Spiceworks for asset management and helpdesk
    Wisesoft active directory bulk user spreadsheet
    Print manager plus Enterprise
    Group Policy for software
    WDS with MDT 2010 for images

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    Anyone else care to add to the list?
    Go on, tell us what you're using.

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    Room Booking - Excel Spreadsheet
    Asset Management - Excel Spreadsheet
    Help Desk - Hesk
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk) - Wisesoft
    Print Management - Nothing
    Software Deployment - Spec Ops
    Image deployment - Spec Ops

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    Room Booking roombookingsystem.co.uk
    Asset Management SharePoint Inventory Site template
    Help Desk kayako.com
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk) script
    Print Management PaperCut
    Software Deployment See below
    Image deployment Ghost
    that is what we use and pretty happy with all.

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    Room Booking schoolbooking.com
    Asset Management none
    Help Desk Seems we are currently using 2, dont ask! Webhelpdesk and OP Software
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk) none... but am looing
    Print Management PaperCut
    Software Deployment GPO or leg work
    Image deployment Fog

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    Room Booking: MRBS + some customisations
    Asset Management: Excel, but experimenting with spiceworks.
    Help Desk: Sysaid
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk): VB script from computerperformance.co.uk
    Print Management: pcounter
    Software Deployment: Altiris Deployment Solution
    Image deployment: Altiris Deployment Solution

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    Room Booking - @webmans CRBS
    Asset Management - Spiceworks and Excel depending on what it is
    Help Desk - Spiceworks
    Active Directory Adding Users (Bulk) - Excel with Wisesoft and Powershell
    Print Management - Print Manager Plus
    Software Deployment - Included as part of MDT or MSI Deploy via GPOs
    Image deployment - MDT 2010 with WDS

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