Spiceworks Plans Big Upgrade

Austin-based IT management software developer Spiceworks said Friday that it is planning a major new release of its software. The firm said that Spiceworks 6.0--which just released into Alpha--includes such features as tracking and managing roaming laptops, a new knowledgebase to help share information between teams, an updated UI, help desk ticket creation tools, and more. The firm said it now letting users test out its new features in the Alpha, with a Beta expected in late March.