Netaphor SiteAudit™ 7.0 Release Notes

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Netaphor SiteAuditâ„¢ 7.0 Release Notes

June 2020

Hardware / Software Platform Requirements

  • .NET Framework 4.6.2 and later (preferably 4.8 or later)
  • Windows 10, Server 2016, Server 2017, or Server 2019
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016, 2017, or 2019 or Azure SQL Server

SiteAudit Version 7 Software Downloads

To maintain proper compatibility with your SiteAudit environment, software must be obtained from the following locations

SiteAudit OnSite: Netaphor website

SiteAudit Hosted: Please contact your Hosted Server administrator for software 

SiteAudit v7 New Features

New features for 7.0.  For more information about using SiteAudit OnSite version 7, view the OnSite Video Playlist videos

  • Asset Tool see the Asset Tool support article for more information and see the Asset Tool Playlist videos
    • Organization, Discovery, and Asset Information import
    • Custom field support
  • Include Device Type in Asset Information
  • Security thresholds
  • Support for SNMPv3 SHA-2 protocols
  • Analyzer 2.0 reports and presentations
  • Analyzer Green report and Analyzer Security version 2
  • ServiceNow Connector
  • SiteAudit DataPublisher tool used to publish custom reports
  • Support for Azure SQL databases
  • Toshiba TEC label printer support
  • SiteAudit TaskRunner service

SiteAudit Hosted

There have been major changes to the user experience for SiteAudit Hosted version 7. This section describes some of the new features and primary differences between version 7 and version 6.8. For more information on using SiteAudit Hosted version 7, view the Hosted Video Playlist videos

  • Enhanced security features
    • Elimination of database key files
    • Microsoft Identity login / authentication
    • Web Report authentication
  • Support for SiteAudit Hosted FedRAMP ready
  • Control Panel
  • Virtual Technician for remote configuration and diagnostics
  • Template updates to allow sharing of Notification stylesheets and custom fields
  • Web Reports version 2
  • URL Based Deployment 
  • Power BI Analytics

Counter Changes

  • Ricoh counter updates for C250SF
  • Brother counters updates for all models
  • Fax and scan counter updates for HP M425 & M525 models
  • Kyocera Mita 406ci and P6021dn counter updates
  • Xerox ColorQube counters
  • Canon Extra long paper support
  • Kyocera Mita duplex count support

Consumable Changes

  • Support more device consumable part number and serial number, Xerox, Fuji-Xerox, HP, Kyocera Mita
  • Brother consumables percentage levels
  • HP DesignJet colorant updates
  • Xerox ColorQube consumables data

Other Changes

  • HP DesignJet Device Type is now identified as Wide Format
  • BLI support for Epson and Sharp devices
  • Configurable updates for Evatic consumables data to allow users to specify which consumable data is delivered
  • Configurable date/time appended to email scheduled reports
  • Configure text that appears in the body of scheduled reports
  • Firmware discovery for Zebra, Dell, and Brother
  • Improved view filtering capabilities
  • Support for Oce VarioPrint 6250


  • HP DesignJet colorants 
  • Update for HP DeviceTypes
  • Update location and contact for new HP models
  • Discovery Casio Speedia V2500 that had been identified as Ricoh
  • Discovery of Citizen printers that had been identified as HP
  • Virtual Technician support for discovered HTTP ports
  • Can browse SNMPv3 using SHA AES128 with FIPS

Upgrading SiteAudit Analyzer, Visualizer, and ServiceNow Connector

Starting with SiteAudit version 7, Analyzer and Visualizer are now installed with a new tool called SiteAudit Tools. If you have installed any of the following products for version 6.8 or prior, the software must be uninstalled prior to upgrading to version 7: SiteAudit Analyzer, SiteAudit Visualizer, SiteAudit ServiceNow Connector.  Install SiteAudit version 7 and then obtain the software to install these tools from the Netaphor website. Contact Netaphor Support for more information