Jamf Extended Connector Integration for Apple Assets and Software

Let Oomnitza be your single source of truth!

You'll get visibility of your Apple assets and software as data from Jamf Pro is automatically transformed into consumable information and actionable insights.

Connect Oomnitza and Jamf  Pro in minutes

Get the information and insights that you need to reduce costs and the time that you spend on administration tasks such as:

  • Configurable dashboards and list views of key asset and software information
  • Configurable reports to share information about assets and software with your colleagues and management such as corporate-wide reports that detail the distribution and status of the assets and software in your environment
  • Configurable workflows that you can create such as
    • Workflows for automating patching, configuration updates, and service installations
    • Workflows for ensuring that the latest software upgrades are installed on your assets
    • Workflows for flagging anomalous behavior such as unexpected IP addresses, assets that have not checked into Jamf Pro for extended periods, and other anomalies that require you to take action

Before you start

To stream Jamf Pro data into Oomnitza, you must add authorization credentials to the Oomnitza vault. 

The user’s credentials that are added must have read-only access to device information and access to the Jamf Pro API.

Important
The password must not include these characters: &, *, @, and %'.

Add credentials to the vault in Oomnitza

  1. Log into Oomnitza.
  2. Click Settings > Credentials, and then click Add new credential (+).
  3. Add the information and authorization details.
  4. Enter the user name and password of a Jamf Pro account.
  5. Authenticate and click Create

Next step

You use the credentials that you added to create and customize your Jamf Pro integration with Oomnitza.

Integrate Jamf Pro with Oomnitza

Info and connect details

  1. Click Settings.
  2. On the Integrations page, scroll down to the Extended section for Assets.
  3. Click NEW INTEGRATION.
  4. In the New Asset Integration sidebar, click Jamf.
  5. To integrate Oomnitza with the Jamf asset and software load, click APPLY and then click NEXT twice.

On the Connect page, complete these steps:

  1. Enter a descriptive name for the integration such as Jamf Asset and Software. That'll be the name of the integration that is shown on the Integrations page.
  2. Select Software to retrieve information about the names and versions of software.
  3. Select Cloud as the installation type.
  4. From the Credentials list, select the credentials from the Oomnitza vault that you added for the connection.
  5. Enter the name of the user of the integration.
  6. Enter the URL of the Jamf Pro instance such as https://oomnitza.jamfcloud.com.
  7. Click Next.

Mappings

Map the Jamf Pro fields to Oomnitza fields to get the information that you need to manage Apple assets and software.

Useful links

blue_link.svg To learn more, see Mapping.

blue_link.svg To see a list of the fields that you can map, see Jamf Pro mappable fields

When you've completed mapping Jamf Pro to Oomnitza fields, click NEXT

Schedule

By default, Jamf Pro data is streamed to Oomnitza once every day.

You can configure the schedule to meet your needs such as changing the interval or changing the time so that the data is streamed when your system isn't busy.

  1. Configure your schedule.
  2. Click FINISH.

Result

A new tile is created for the integration on the Integrations page. 

What to do next

If you want to see what information is collected now, click the tile on the Integrations page and click RUN

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If you want to change the integration settings, click the integration tile, and then click a navigation link on the page, such as 4 Mappings, and edit the settings. 

Navigation tip
To view the information that is collected about mobile assets, click Assets. And, to see the information that is collected about the software, click the asset and then click the Software tab. 

Unleash the power of Oomnitza

To get valuable actionable insights that help you manage your assets, learn how to:

  • Configure dashboards for your assets and software
  • Configure custom reports about your assets and software

See Getting started.

Jamf Pro mappable fields

Custom mappings
To find out if more fields can be mapped from Jamf Pro to Oomnitza, contact support@oomnitza.com.

The following information about your assets, can be mapped to Oomnitza:

Active Directory Status
Alt. MAC Address
Applecare ID
Asset Tag
Available RAM Slots
Barcode #1
Barcode #2
Battery Capacity
Boot ROM
Building
Bus Speed
Cache Size (KB)
Computer Name
Connector Sync Time
Department
Disk Encryption Configuration
Distribution Point
Email Address
Gatekeeper Status
ID (Computer ID)
Initial Entry Date
Institutional Recovery Key
IPv4 Address
Is BLE Capable
Is iTunes Store Account Active
Is Leased
Is Master Password Set
Is MDM Capable
Is Purchased
Is Supervised
JAMF Version
Last Contact Time
Last known IPv4 Address
Lease Expires
Life Expectancy
MAC Address
Make
Model Identifier
Model
NIC Speed
Number of Cores
Number of Processors
Optical Drive
OS Applecare ID
OS Build
OS Maintenance Expires
OS Name
OS Version
Phone Number
Platform
PO Date
PO Number
Position
Processor Architecture
Processor Speed MHz
Processor Speed
Processor Type
Purchase Price
Purchasing Account
Purchasing Contact
Real Name
Report Date
Room
Serial Number
Service Pack
SIP Status
SMC Version
Total Memory (MB)
UDID (Computer)
Username
Vendor
Warranty Expires
Xprotect Version

Did you know
You can use the expressions that are provided in the Jinja2 template to retrieve the values of extension attributes from Jamf Pro. You simply replace the name of the extension attribute with the name of the attribute:
{% set ext_attrs = computer.extension_attributes %}{% for x in ext_attrs %}{% if x.name == "Extension Attribute Name" %}{{x.value}}{% else %}{% endif %}{% endfor %}
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