XIA Configuration

VMware vCenter & ESXi Documentation Tool

Automated documentation software to help you keep track of your VMware systems

Save time by using our VMware documentation tool XIA Configuration to automatically document your vCenter, vSphere and ESXi settings. Record the configuration of your VMware environments, track changes, and cut support and maintenance costs.

XIA Configuration has a non-intrusive architecture with agentless data collection and PowerShell support.

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Check compliance, harden security and audit all changes with the change tracking and reporting features.

VMware vCenter Documentation Example

View an example document generated by XIA Configuration of VMware vCenter, branded with a fictitious company Contoso Travel:

Example VMware vCenter document generated by XIA Configuration
Example VMware vCenter document generated by XIA Configuration

Watch our VMware system documentation software in action

This demonstration video shows some of the features of XIA Configuration:

A video demonstrating our VMware vCenter and ESXi documentation tool XIA Configuration

Tutorial Video

Learn how to scan and document VMware systems with XIA Configuration:

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In addition to generating full VMware documentation, you can run specific reports against multiple systems within an environment to check compliance and help IT and business users get the information they need.

The reports are web-accessible and include filtering, sorting and exporting to CSV and PDF.

Screenshot showing VMware reports in the XIA Configuration web interface
Audit your VMware settings

Track Changes and Compare VMware Systems

Compare VMware systems to see differences or compare two versions of the same VMware system to see changes. For example, compare two different ESX servers.

Screenshot showing the comparison of two ESX servers in the same vCenter system
Compare VMware systems

View your VMware configuration

View your VMware configuration in a web interface.

Screenshot of the VMware navigation tree and system information in the XIA Configuration web interface
View your VMware settings in the XIA Configuration web interface


Automatically detect and scan vCenter installations on Windows machines which, in turn, are automatically detected when scanning Active Directory.

Virtual machines connected to the domain will also be detected, scanned and added to the inventory.

Screenshot of Active Directory search and detection settings in the XIA Configuration Client
Automatically detect vCenter and Windows virtual machines

Relationship Map

Generate a map showing the relationships between customers, VMware systems, ESX hosts, VMware virtual machines and other items:

Screenshot of a VMware relationship map in the XIA Configuration web interface
View a VMware relationship map in the XIA Configuration web interface

Mobile Support

Access your VMware configuration on your mobile device.

Screenshot showing VMware configuration on a mobile device

For more information about documenting VMware systems, please view the administrator's guide.

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