In Pictures: 10 great Android apps for IT pros

From remote data access to electronics reference tools, these Android apps come in handy for IT pros on the go

HP iLO Mobile Not everyone runs an enterprise-grade Gen8 HP Server with iLO Version 4, but I’m running two right now, and being able to get a full set of out-of-band (IPMI) hardware information (heat, power, fans, etc.) is a godsend. I use Sonicwall Mobile Connect to VPN into my lab network, and then start up HP iLO Mobile to get a remote console and environmental conditions; it has changed the way I work. No more having to bring a full laptop everywhere I go (kind of embarrassing to have to take one to a dinner party). Plus, because the remote console requires .Net, it won’t run on a Mac (without VMware Fusion, Parallels, etc.), but it runs just fine on my Nexus 7....

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