FAQ

General

XOAP is a cloud-hosted SaaS application that combines the core technologies IaaS, PaaS and DaaS. It enables any orgnaization to provision and manage its infrastructure, virtual desktops and client systems from one console.
The XOAP console infra.XO is running in the cloud and it is hosted, managed, and operated by RIS. End-user workloads are orchestrated by the XOAP service and can run in a variety of public clouds and in your own datacenter with VMware, Open Stack or Hyper-V.
Yes. XOAP can also manage all other Services that you need to run your workloads. You can manage everything from the platform up to the user profile.
There is no limitation of how many resources are managed. Our infrastructure scales automatically with your needs.
Yes. With XOAP you are able to manage your AWS Workspaces. You can install, configure and deploy applications and system configurations with DSC.
Yes. With XOAP you are able to manage your WVD’s. You can install, configure and deploy applications and system configurations with DSC. Full support will be implemented in 2021 with our platform.XO module.
Yes. You can use Google Authenticator for that purpose.
We are working on a client that you can run on machines on-premises.
It takes about one hour to create the dedicated account for you.
No. The only thing you need is internet access opened to our cloud hosted backend..

config.XO

We provide some basic modules that are available inside your account. Customers can download and upload their own modules. Additionally modules from the PSGallery can be downloaded and then integrated into your account.
Our XOAP modules have a name prefix “XOAP_” and a name postfix “_DSC”. Further documentation can be found here: https://docs.xoap.io/configuration-management/get-started/frontend/modules/upload/
PowerShell DSC configures machine-related settings. Everything that can be configured through PowerShell can ale be implemented via PowerShell DSC. Write your own PowerShell DSC modules if you are missing specific functions.
Your dedicated PowerShell DSC Pull-Server is created automatically during account initialization. Our services are typically running in the Frankfurt region in EU.
The dedicated PowerShell DSC Pull-Server is automatically scaled with growing demand.
You can sign your local configurations if you want to upload your own mof files. If you choose to upload ps1 based configurations with our frontend all configurations are automatically signed with our code-signing certificate.
We can restrict access to the Pull-Server by using client-certificates and IP based access.
The PowerShell DSC Configuration Wizard is for convenience and for administrators who are new to PowerShell DSC. You can write your own configurations for multiple nodes and upload and manage them with our frontend. Locally written configurations currently cannot be edited with the DSC Configuration Wizard.
This is possible by uploading your multi-node configurations with the help of our frontend.

image.XO

We provide a few examples to get you started quickly. You are free to upload your scripts and create images as needed for your use case.

extensions.XO

Citrix

We are providing installation packages based on the PowerShell AppDeployment Toolkit, DSC configurations for baseline configuration, preconfigured images for image.XO and dasboards for tracking of versions, license usage and troubleshooting.
We have all installation packages available that are needed to install a Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops infrastructure from version 2006 and 1912 LTSR upwards. All new releases are added shortly after being GA.

FSLogix

We are providing installation packages based on the PowerShell AppDeployment Toolkit, DSC configurations for baseline configuration and dasboards for tracking of versions, license usage and troubleshooting.

deviceTRUST

We are providing installation packages based on the PowerShell AppDeployment Toolkit, DSC configurations for baseline configuration and dasboards for tracking of versions, license usage and troubleshooting.

uberAgent

We are providing installation packages based on the PowerShell AppDeployment Toolkit, DSC configurations for baseline configuration and dasboards for tracking of versions, license usage and troubleshooting. We are also provising all dashbaords that are available as uberAgent dashboards for Splunk.