VMware vCenter Application Discovery Manager
Automated application discovery and dependency mapping
EMC VMware vCenter Application Discovery Manager provides continuous discovery and mapping of applications, their dependencies, and configurations. With vCenter Application Discovery Manager, you get accurate, real-time visibility into the data center from an application standpoint—critical for planning data center consolidations and migrations as well as managing change impact, virtualization initiatives, disaster recovery, and configuration management database population.
VMware support enables discovery of application services and configurations in virtual environments and uniquely complements VMware vCenter Server by mapping the physical to virtual dependencies.
EMC VMware vCenter Application Discovery Manager delivers:
|Automated dependency catalog||Get unique visibility into the relationships and interdependencies between applications.|
|Support for VMware environments||Discover applications and configurations in virtual environments.|
|EMC Ionix integration||Correlate infrastructure incidents to application impact quickly, based on real-time models of topologies and dependencies.|
|Embedded real-time management data repository (MDR)||Enhance change, configuration, and incident management, and jump-start Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) initiatives.|
|Integration and federation||Populate or federate any third-party or home-grown configuration management databases (CMDBs) and automate business service management mapping.|
|Agentless, passive discovery||Get continuous discovery of application infrastructure, components, services, hosts, usage, dependencies, and connections.|
|Active discovery and discovery analytics||Analyze system infrastructure, installed software, configuration details, and dependencies.|
|Fingerprints||Identify common application components and protocols out of the box and establish a complete map of your application services.|