Supported asset types

The following asset types are supported in Hyperview.

Device, rack, and location asset types

  • Blade Enclosure
  • Blade Network
  • Blade Server
  • Blade Storage
  • Busway
  • Chiller
  • CRAC
  • CRAH
  • Environmental
  • Fire Control Panel
  • Generator
  • In Row Cooling
  • KVM Switch
  • Location
  • Monitor
  • Network Storage
  • Network Switch
  • Other Device (for devices which do not belong to any of the other asset types)
  • Patch Panel
  • Power Meter (discovery-only; cannot be added or imported manually)
  • Rack
  • Rack PDU
  • Server
  • Small UPS
  • Transfer Switch
  • Unknown (discovery-only; cannot be added or imported manually)
  • UPS
  • Utility Breaker
  • Virtual Server


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 which comprise other assets). Component assets are auto-detected by Hyperview. They appear in search results, 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


Component assets are listed on the Components page (browse to asset → Information → Components).