Docusnap Version History

Version 1.0
Internal use

Script-based information retrieval from individual Windows systems

Version 2.0
04/2004

Windows system data sheets using Microsoft Word

Summary of Windows systems using Microsoft Excel

Minimum GUI

Version 3.0
10/2004

Database support for persistent storage of data and information

Minimum GUI with Data Explorer

Visio integration for the visualization of network overviews

Version 3.1
04/2005

Documentation of Active Directory OU structures and their contents

Documentation of Active Directory users and groups

GUI extensions

Version 3.2
02/2006

Documentation of AD site and subnet information

Documentation of DNS servers

Integration of Crystal Reports for report generation

Version 4.0
02/2007

New GUI

Inventory of NTFS permissions

Permission Analysis module

    Analysis of the effective permissions for users and groups

    Filtering

Documentation of active network components (SNMP systems) such as routers, printers, switches,…

Inventory of:

    Microsoft Exchange Server 2003

    Microsoft SQL Server 2000, 2003, 2005

Version 4.1
05/2008

Time-controlled inventory process

Scanning DHCP servers

License Management module

Documentation of Linux systems

Securing the access to Docusnap based on users and roles

Automatic program updates via the Docusnap Updater

Database export

AD synchronization

FaciPlan interface (facility management software from FaciWare)

Version 5.0
12/2009

Complete re-development of Docusnap

Documentation

    VMware infrastructures

    Microsoft SQL Server 2008

    Microsoft Exchange Server 2007

    Macintosh Systems

Manual creation of Windows, Linux, Macintosh systems

Generic inventory of the Active Directory (schema extensions)

New graphics engine for plan generation

New report generator including Report Designer

Generic organization of the different hierarchies based on objects (Data Explorer, License Management)

Additional information (extensions) for all objects

    Comments

    Contracts

    Reminders

    Passwords

    Attachments

Customizing module for the customization of Docusnap

    Database extensions

    Extending and modifying hierarchies

    Creation of individual data entry screens

Docusnap Server as the central automation component

Dedicated, file-based software search for Windows systems

Introduction of snapshots

Database import

Version 5.1
10/2010

IT Relations module

Scheduled reporting

Visualization of group nesting structures (AD)

Permission Analysis module

    New matrix display

    Display of basic permissions and special permissions

    Permissions report from the “User” resource perspective

    Permissions report from the “Directory” resource perspective

Version 6.0
02/2012

Creation of IT concepts

Documentation of

    Microsoft SharePoint 2007, 2010

    Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)

    Microsoft Hyper-V

Permission Analysis module

    Microsoft SharePoint Integration

    Graphical representation of the permission origin

Inventory of the physical network topology

Visualization of the physical network topology (wiring plan, etc.)

SNMP inventory based on individual third-party MIBs

Graphical representation of AD sites including replication information

SNMP V3 support

ER diagrams for Microsoft SQL Server databases

Customization of documents and reports to match the corporate design

Dashboards

IT documentation (display of generated documents)

Version 6.1
03/2013

Interfaces DocusnapConnect and DocusnapLink

Inventarisation of Citrix XenServer

Permission Analysis in Microsoft Exchange environments

New improved user surface for IT concepts

Version 6.2
06/2014

New User Interface

Inventory of

    Backup Exec

    ORACLE databases

    VLAN configurations

    DFS Roots for Windows Server

Improved Analysis Functions

Rule-based Detection of Dependencies

64 Bit Support

Version 6.3
05/2015

Inventory of Veeam

Improved License Management

Creation of maps without Microsoft Visio

Version X
09/2016

Decentralized inventory with the Docusnap Discovery Service

Mobile access to all data via Docusnap Web

Representation of the correlations between business processes, IT services, and IT systems

Visualization of the physical infrastructure (cabling, patch panels, racks)

Visualization of communication paths and data links

Inventory of HP-UX systems

Inventory of storage environments