Ecora Releases Free Configuration Documentation Software

Ecora Documentor first free software to automate documentation of entire IT infrastructure

Portsmouth, N.H. -- June 11, 2006 -- Ecora Software today announced the release of the industry’s first free software to generate on-demand, detailed configuration reports for nearly every system and device found in an IT infrastructure.

Ecora Documentor is a Windows® application which installs on a Windows workstation and collects hundreds of thousands of configuration settings to generate comprehensive documentation reports. With a click of a button, users can document 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.

The free software eliminates the time-consuming and error-prone manual process of data collection and ensures accurate, timely documentation of the IT infrastructure.

Ecora Documentor 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: Rapidly configure systems back to their pre-disaster state and minimize downtime

  • Troubleshooting: Maximize productivity and reduce time to resolution with access to current and historical configuration data

  • Consolidations and Migrations: Maintain a current snapshot of the IT infrastructure for quick assessments and server configuration comparisons

Documentation is often generated in an hour or less and is available in HTML and Microsoft Word formats. To download this free software, or for more information, please visit

About Ecora Software

Ecora’s enterprise-wide audit and compliance management solutions are designed to reduce the time and costs associated with managing IT configuration controls, for enhanced infrastructure security. Ecora provides automated, centralized solutions to collect, analyze, and report on the most in-depth, multi-platform configuration information across enterprise operating systems, applications, databases, and networking devices. Ecora works to optimize IT environments and delivers an immediate return on investment.

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