VMware Auditing with Netwrix Auditor

Change auditing of VMware vSphere and ESX

Netwrix Change Notifier for VMware with limited functionality is freeware and never expires. The full VMware auditing functionality is available in Netwrix Auditor for VMware, which can be evaluated for free and without any limitations for 20 days.

Feature Netwrix Change Notifier for VMware (Freeware) Netwrix Auditor for VMware
(Free Trial)
Scope of reporting Virtual machine settings only Entire VMware environment
Who and When fields for every change No Yes
Summary reporting on VMware configuration Yes Yes
Long-term archiving and reporting Only for two days: today and yesterday Any period of time
Advanced reports based on SQL Reporting Services, with filtering, grouping and sorting No Yes - Download PDF report sample
Custom reports No Yes
Virtual machine sprawl statistic reports Limited (only over the last day) Yes
Enterprise-class scalability Limited Full
Integrated advanced reporting with lots of predefined out-of-the-box reports for all the major platforms No Yes
Single installation handles multiple VMware vSphere instances No Yes
Integrated management console for unified administration of all Netwrix products No Yes
Technical Support Support Forum Full range of options
Licensing Free of charge for up to 10 sockets Please see licensing information or request a quote
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