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System Management Server

(operating system)
(SMS) Software used by Microsoft Windows NT system administrators to manage personal computers on any size network. SMS can distribute software to desktops from one central location, detect every machine on the network, track software and hardware configurations, send key information back to a central database, and perform other tasks.

http://microsoft.com/ntserver/management/exec/overview/sms.asp.
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