Snipe-IT is a Free Open Source on Docker

Snipe-IT  tool was made for IT asset management, to enable IT departments to track who has which laptop, Keyboard, Mouse, Ext. Hard Disk, when it was purchased, which software licenses and accessories are available, and so on.

Docker is a very popular software containerization platform. While it’s not difficult to use, it can be a little confusing for folks who are less familiar with containerization.

Asset Management Features:-

  • Easily see which assets are assigned, to whom, and their physical location. Check them back into inventory with one click, or click through to see the asset’s complete history.
  • Seeing what assets are currently deployed, pending (brand new awaiting software installs, out for repair), ready to deploy, or archived (lost/stolen, or broken) is quick and easy.
  • Easily see which assets are assigned, to whom, and their physical location
  • One-click check in
  • Provide Asset Models
  •  common features of group and Easily import and export assets
  • Require User Acceptance (End-User EULAs/Terms of Service) on Checkout
  • Email alerts for expiring warrantees and licenses
  • Integrates with most handheld barcode scanners and QR code reader apps
  • Add your own custom fields for additional asset attributes
  • It Will Generate QR code labels for easy mobile access and labels
  • Assets marked as requestable can be requested by a user
  • Assets retain full history including checkouts, checkins and maintenance
  • Optional digital signatures on asset acceptance

User Management :-

Grant users access to reports, or even let them request assets that are available. Perfect for loaning out test devices. Each user profile shows their complete history and including assets, accessories, consumables and licenses etc.

  • We can Import users from CSV
  • We can easily Import/Login through Active Directory/LDAP
  • Bulk user actions to make management easy
  • Assignable user roles offer different levels of access
  • Easily generate strong passwords through the UI

General Features:-

  • It is Mobile-friendly for asset updates on the go
  • Easily Runs on Linux, Windows or Mac
  •  This is Web-based software so it works on any device
  •  Provide Slack notification integration for checkin/checkout
  •  Optional two-factor authentication with Google Authenticator (supports Authy, etc)
  •  We can Translated into several languages for easy localization like Geographical
  •  Setup One-click (or cron) backups
  •  Generate Custom reports
  •  Automated backups when we require


Docker Pull the Snip-IT

Step 2:-

Configure a config file:-

Step 3:-

Set the parameter:

Step 4:-

when you start first time, you get:

Step 5:-

Replace the ‘<Fill in Later!>’ with base64:m3MKhDRzXpuetgveeN6X/eoDQ/gEX4lBR+stDRXy4S4=

Step 6:-

Configure mysql

Step 7:-

Configure Port and other things of container

Step 8:-

Running containers:-

Step 9:-

Paste into the Browser and creating database and User.



Post Author: Rohit

1 thought on “Snipe-IT is a Free Open Source on Docker


    (August 31, 2017 - 7:51 pm)

    Thanks for the tutorial!!

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