Starting version 8.9.03, BMC Network Automation is renamed to TrueSight Network Automation. This space contains information about BMC Network Automation 8.9.02 and previous versions. For TrueSight Network Automation 8.9.03 and later releases, see the TrueSight Network Automation documentation.

Viewing a Discrepancy Summary report

The Discrepancy Summary report summarizes current discrepancies (for example, Running versus Startup) for a network span.

To generate a Discrepancy Summary report

  1. Open the Discrepancy Summary Report page by navigating to Reports > Priority Reports > Discrepancy Summary.
  2. Enter information in the displayed fields, and then click Next.

    Field or link


    Network Span

    Select a network span for the report. Select one of the following options:

    • Entire Network
    • Realm: Select one of the defined realms.
    • Group: Select one of the defined realms, and then select a group.
    • Device: Select one of the defined realms, and then select a device.

    Filter Devices

    Click to open the Device Filter dialog box and select a specific device or set of devices.

    View Devices

    Click to view the selected devices after using the Filter Devices option.

  3. Click Next to display the report.

  4. (Optional): Perform one of the following tasks by using the menu options that are available on the Discrepancy Summary Report page:

    Menu option
    BackReturn to the wizard to change report parameters.
    Print ViewPrint a copy of the report.
    ExportExport the report to one of the following formats:
    • CSV
      Note: The Include All Details option is not available for this format. Also, when you open a CSV exported file with Microsoft Excel, the date fields might not appear formatted correctly as they appear in the CSV file. As a workaround, you might want to use a different application, such as text editor to work with the CSV file.
    • HTML
    • PDF
    • RTF
    EmailEmail the report to one or more recipients in one of the export formats.
    HelpDisplay Help.
  5. Select a device link in the Devices column to show all discrepancies for the device.
  6. (Optional) Select a specific discrepancy to view the Discrepancy Details report.
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