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Discovered Service node

A Discovered Service node stores information about an entry in a registry listing.

Discovered Service Lifecycle

The following section describes the scenarios in which a Discovered Service node is created or destroyed. DDD nodes are never updated.

Creation

Whenever BMC Discovery scans an IP address, a Discovery Access node is created. A Discovered Service node is created for each discovered service.

Removal

A Discovered Service node is removed when the Discovery Access node which it is associated with has been destroyed through the Aging process.

Discovered Service node attributes

The attributes and relationships of a Discovered Service node are described in the table below.


UI Name
Attribute Name and Type

Description

Name
name string

The name of the service.

Display Name
display_name int

The user friendly name of the service.

State
state string

The service state. This can be Started, Stopped, or Paused.

Process Identifier
pid int

The process identifier.

Start Mode
start_mode int

The service start mode. This can be Automatic, Manual, or Disabled.

Service Runs As
username int

The user name that the service is running as.


Discovered Service node relationships

The relationships of a Discovered Service node are described in the table below.


UI name

Relationship

Description

ServiceList

ServiceList:
Member:
List:
List:
ServiceList

Service listing this service is part of.

Created Software Instances

ServiceList:
Primary:
Inference:
InferredElement:
SoftwareInstance

Software instance whose existence was inferred from this service.

Contributing To Software Instances

ServiceList:
Contributor:
Inference:
InferredElement:
SoftwareInstance

Software instance whose attributes have been partly or wholly determined from this service.

Associated To Software Instances

ServiceList:
Associate:
Inference:
InferredElement:
SoftwareInstance

Software instance related in some way to this service.

Created Software Components

DiscoveredService:
Primary:
Inference:
InferredElement:
SoftwareComponent

Software component whose existence was inferred from this service.

Contributing To Software Components

DiscoveredService:
Contributor:
Inference:
InferredElement:
SoftwareComponent

Software component whose attributes have been partly or wholly determined from this service.

Associated To Software Components

DiscoveredService:
Associate:
Inference:
InferredElement:
SoftwareComponent

Software component related in some way to this service.

Created Runtime Environments

DiscoveredService:
Primary:
Inference:
InferredElement:
RuntimeEnvironment

Runtime environment whose existence was inferred from this service.

Contributing To Runtime Environments

DiscoveredService:
Contributor:
Inference:
InferredElement:
RuntimeEnvironment

Runtime environment whose attributes have been partly or wholly determined from this service.

Associated To Runtime Environments

DiscoveredService:
Associate:
Inference:
InferredElement:
RuntimeEnvironment

Runtime environment related in some way to this service.


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