Chromecast is a digital media player which allows users to stream media from their device to a TV or home audio system. Network complexity continues to expand with the increasing number of these kinds of network-connected devices in a business environment.
The fact that no admin is required to set them up, can make your network quickly spin out of control, but with Lansweeper you can set up automated reports, that will alert you when new devices are detected in your network
Scanned Chromecast Information
Lansweeper identifies and retrieves data from any device using a wide variety of protocols. Chromecasts and other consumer devices bring an additional layer of complexity to a network. Lansweeper retrieves Chromecast information via UPNP. Scanned Chromecast information includes:
- DNS Name
- Hardware version
- IP address