Scanning VMWare Hosts


AssetExplorer scans the VMHost machines in your network and also determines the VMs that are running on these hosts. Apart from this, the scan would also discover the complete hardware details of the VMHost and the relationships between the VMHost and the VMs.


There are two methods through which these machines can be scanned in AssetExplorer application,


Ports and Credentials to perform scan for these machines are,  



Communication Protocol


Login Credentials




VMWare vSphere web services API


HTTPS Username and Password


443 (default)


Click here to know more on ports used for scan.

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