10 Android Apps for IT Admins

, December 18, 2012 IT admins can't clone themselves, but they can get darned close to being two places at once by using mobile tools. The following Android apps, several of which are free, offer handy consoles for network mapping, remote client administration, cloud management, Wi-Fi analysis and more.
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Network Mapper

App: Network Mapper
Publisher: Ian Hawkins
Cost: $1.56

Conduct a quick and dirty network survey from your phone using Network Mapper, which maps the devices on the LAN and exports the information as a CSV file. It can inventory even firewalled or otherwise cloaked machines. Security auditors can use the port scanner and an embedded MAC vendor database to more easily identify devices.


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