Quoting from the Ecora official announcement:
Ecora Software, the leader in software solutions supporting IT control, compliance, and security, announced the release of a suite of configuration management solutions for VMWare ESX Servers that provide substantial time and resource savings by simplifying virtual infrastructure management and mitigating security risks.
The suite includes Ecora Documentor for VMWare, a free application that installs and operates on a single workstation and collects hundreds of configuration settings from VMWare servers, producing comprehensive, audit-ready documentation.
Ecora Reporter for VMWare is an upgrade and provides additional functionality by offering dozens of ready-made report templates for fast, easy analysis of critical configuration data.
Ecora Auditor for VMWare provides IT staff with the ability to customize reports, as well as automatically track configuration changes.
Ecora Reporter and Auditor for VMWare come loaded with 28 ready-made report templates, including:
- ESX security settings
- Virtual machine permissions
- VMFS files
- VMFS volumes
- ESX and GSX host overview
- Virtual machine summary
- Physical NIC and virtual switches
- Linux local users and groups
The virtualization.info Virtualization Industry Roadmap has been updated accordingly.