FAQ

General

XOAP is a cloud-hosted SaaS application that combines the core technologies IaaS, Paas, DaaS and Saas. It enables any organization to provision and manage its infrastructure, virtual desktops and client or server systems from one simple and intuitive console. Current and further information about our products and their functionality can be found on our Twitter account https://twitter.com/xoap_io.
The SaaS console is runing in the cloud and it’s 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.
Yes, both virtual desktops in your infrastructure, and Azure Virtual Desktop or AWS Workspaces. XOAP can further manage all the other services and systems you need to run your workloads. From image management, to user profile configuration.
There is no limit to the number of systems you can manage. Our infrastructure scales automatically with your needs and does not require dedicated infrastructure in your data center.
At least 10 systems or users must be subscribed.
Yes, different authorization levels are provided for the individual modules or the entire system.
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. Operating System images can be created with image.XO. Full support will be implemented in 2022 with our platform.XO module.
Yes, we support popular products like Microsoft Authenticator or Google Authenticator.
It takes a few minutes to set up the dedicated account for you. You will then be able to get started right away.
No. An encrypted and secure connection is established over the Internet to the XOAP backend.
Yes, the respective modules have an API and can be accessed with authorized users.

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.
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 you with several Image templates to get you started quickly. You are free to upload your own components and create Images that you need for your use case.

application.XO

The applications are stored in the customer account of the XOAP backend. You have 1 TB of storage space at your disposal, which can also be expanded if required.

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

Start deploying the FSLOGIX agent immediately, as well as predefined configuration for your different target systems such as Citric VAaD, VDIs or notebooks. Get all the necessary analysis information in an intuitive dashboard that simplifies troubleshooting and debugging.

deviceTRUST

Start deploying the deviceTRUST agent immediately, as well as predefined configuration for your different target systems such as Citric VAaD, VDIs or notebooks. Get all the necessary analysis information in an intuitive dashboard that simplifies troubleshooting and debugging.

uberAgent

Immediately start deploying the uberAgent client and predefined configuration to your various target systems such as Citric VAaD, VDIs or notebooks. Get all the analysis information you need in an intuitive, fully integrated dashboard without building your own infrastructure. The collected uberAgent data ends up in the XOAP backend and is presented to you in insights.XO.