Configuring after installation

After you have installed PATROL for AIX, choose one of the following configuration tasks depending on your monitoring environment. In each monitoring environment, you can configure the KM to perform agentless (remote) monitoring and/or agent-based (local) monitoring of your AIX hosts.

Configuring using TrueSight or ProactiveNet Central Monitoring Administration console

This section provides information about the monitoring profiles and the associated monitor type available in the PATROL for AIX. It also provides instructions on configuring the monitor type by using the Central Monitoring Administration Console. 

Understand the PATROL for AIX monitoring profiles and monitor types in TrueSight or ProactiveNet environment
Configure AIX hosts for monitoring

Configuring using PATROL Consoles

This section provides instructions for configuring PATROL for AIX components. The PATROL KM for AIX needs no special configuration before it begins collecting data after you load it. However, there are a few configuration options that you might want to set up, depending on the needs of your environment.

Use the PATROL for AIX menu commands to configure the KM
Configure the AIX host for remote monitoring

Configure profiles

Configure debug options

Configure processes
Configure disks

Configure filesystems

Configure Management Consoles

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