This section describes the relationship between the PATROL Agent and other components.
PATROL 3.x architecture
The following figure shows the relationship between the PATROL Agent and other components in a PATROL 3.x environment and the agent's interactions with these components:
Role Performed by computers in the PATROL architecture
Managed Systems (also referred to as agent computers) host software that manages the resources on the computer, such as a PATROL Agent and PATROL Knowledge Modules. Select this option if the computer on which you are installing will perform any of the following:
- Host a PATROL Agent
- Host KMs and components that contain the knowledge that PATROL uses to monitor the resources on this computer