The configuration data collection process of DocCloud Base is based on specific configuration data collection modules, which are automatically deployed and maintained on demand, when configuration data is collected.

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Server and Service configuration data is collected through specific Configuration Data Collection Modules, of which there are four types.

  1. Standard Server Modules, have the capability to collect configuration data from a given server, on which it is run. These modules are made available to mainstream servers and server bound services, such as Windows Server, Hyper-V Host and DNS Service.
  2. Standard Service Modules, have the capability to collect configuration data from a service running across multiple servers. These modules are made available to mainstream services, such as Active Directory Domain Services, Failover clustering and Hyper-V Virtual Machines.
  3. Generic Modules, have the capability to collect configurable configuration data from a given server or application, on which it is run. These modules allow for the DocCloud user to configure a desired data area, such as a Registry Key or a Filesystem folder path from which to collect data, effectively building simple custom data collection modules.
  4. Custom Collection Modules, will have the capability to query specific APIs and collect data, which are not accessible through Standard or Generic modules. These modules are developed directly for the DocCloud customer, and will be made available exclusively to the individual customer. Development of these modules are not covered by the standard license.
Active Directory Domain
Domain FSMO Roles, Group Policies, Domain Properties...

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Active Directory Domain Controller
Domain Controller type, Hardware platform, Time zone....

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Active Directory Forest
Directory Schema, Sites and Services, Domain Structure

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DHCP Server
Authorization Status, Database Settings, Filters,...

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DNS Server
Event Logging, Record Scavenging, Listening Interfaces...

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Hyper-V Host
Domain relationship, Cluster membership,...

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Hyper-V Virtual Machines
Virtual Machine Name, Virtual Machine High Availability,...

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System Center Data Protection Manager
System Center Data Protection Manager Configuration Data ...

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Windows Server
Basic server information, Remote Access...

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Windows Client
A module, that will run on all Windows Clients....

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Storage Spaces
Collect specific information related to Storage Space...

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Failover Clustering
This module will collect all failover cluster related information, including in depth...

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