Supported asset types#

The following asset types are supported in Hyperview.

Device asset types#


  • Busway

  • Camera

  • Chiller

  • CRAC

  • CRAH

  • Environmental

  • Fire Control Panel

  • In Row Cooling


  • Generator


  • Power Meter

  • Rack PDU

  • Small UPS

  • Transfer Switch

  • UPS

  • Utility Breaker


  • Blade Network

  • Blade Server

  • Blade Storage

  • KVM Switch

  • Network Device

  • Network Storage

  • Node Server

  • Patch Panel

  • Server

  • Virtual Server

  • Monitor

Container types#

  • Blade Enclosure

  • Location

  • Rack

Additional types#

  • Other Device (for devices that do not belong to any of the other asset types)

  • Unknown (discovery-only; cannot be added or imported manually)


You can use the Asset Types tree to see which asset types (except Location) are present in your system. If you are not an Administrator, you will only see asset types corresponding to devices that you have access to.

Component asset types#

The following asset types are only supported as component assets — that is, assets that constitute other assets. Component assets appear on the Components (asset → Information → Components) and Network Components (asset → Information → Network Components) pages in Hyperview.


Component assets are auto-detected by Hyperview. You can search for them, but you cannot add or import them manually.

  • Application

  • Busway Tap Off

  • Cable

  • IP Address

  • Memory

  • NIC

  • Operating System

  • Outlet

  • PDU/RPP Breaker

  • Physical Storage

  • Power Supply

  • Processor

  • Transceiver