Responses - re: Ecora Auditor Lite
Posted on 2006-11-01
Just checking whether anyone has tried this product and has any pros or cons to report. I'd like to try it out but am wary of installing in production environment without feedback.
"Ecora Auditor Lite is an agentless Windows® application that installs on a Windows workstation and collects hundreds of thousands of configuration settings to generate on-demand, detailed configuration reports. With a click of a button, users can document VMware ESX servers; Microsoft Windows and Exchange servers, SQL Server databases, Active Directory, and workstations; HP-UX, AIX, Solaris, RedHat Linux, and Novell NetWare servers; Oracle databases, Citrix and IIS applications; Lotus Domino servers; and Cisco routers. Systems change constantly, and each change ? whether planned or unplanned ? can trigger downtime or a security breach. Current IT documentation, especially in today?s compliance-driven IT environments, is essential. Auditor Lite eliminates the time-consuming and error prone manual process of data collection and ensures accurate, timely documentation of the IT infrastructure. Ecora Auditor Lite provides consistent, standardized configuration documentation that aids in: ? IT Audits ? Provide up-to-date, accurate documentation of the infrastructure in a format that is easy to understand. ? Security ? Discover suspicious or sub-optimal configuration settings and close security holes. ? Disaster Recovery ? ...."