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After the Gateway Service is enabled, add the Gateway Servers that you want to manage. The Gateway Server Management feature enables you to manage the Gateway Servers. Using this feature, you can:

  • Add a Gateway Server
  • Remove a Gateway Server
  • Check the status of available Gateway Servers

To view the Gateway Servers, select Administration > GATEWAY MANAGER > Gateway Servers. For more information, see the following sections:

Viewing Gateway Servers

To view the Gateway Servers, do the following:

Select Administration > GATEWAY MANAGER > Gateway Servers.
The Gateway Server page displays the Gateway Servers table that has the following information:

Gateway Servers table:

ColumnDescription
Gateway ServerName of the Gateway Server. Click the Gateway Server name to view details of a Gateway Server and manage the gateway server agent lists. For more details, see Viewing details of a Gateway Server and Managing the gateway server agent lists.
StatusIndicates whether the Gateway Server is Active or Inactive.
PortIndicates the port on which the Gateway Server is configured.
ModeIndicates the mode of Gateway Server, whether Standalone or CGI.

The following image shows an example of the Gateway Servers table.

Gateway Servers table

Viewing details of a Gateway Server

To view details of a Gateway Server, do the following:

Select Administration > GATEWAY MANAGER > Gateway Servers > gatewayserverName.
The Gateway Server Details page is displayed that has the following information:

Gateway Server table:

FieldDescription
DescriptionName of the Gateway Server.
VersionIndicates the version of the Gateway Server.
Operating systemIndicates the operating system on which the Gateway Server is installed.
ETL managementIndicates whether the Gateway Server is enrolled in Auto-create ETL.
StatusShows whether the Gateway Server is Active or Inactive.
PortThe port on which the Gateway Server is configured.
Process rollupIndicates whether the Gateway Server is enrolled for process rollup or not. If the Gateway Server is enrolled for process rollup, it indicates the time at which rollup is scheduled to be performed on a daily basis. For more details about managing process rollup, see Aggregating process-level data for views.

The following image shows an example of the Gateway Servers table.

Gateway Server Details page


On the Gateway Server Details page, you can also:

Adding a Gateway Server

To add a Gateway Server, do the following:

  1. Select Administration > GATEWAY MANAGER > Gateway Servers.
    The Gateway Server page is displayed.
  2. In the Gateway Servers table, click  Add Gateway Server.
    The Add Gateway Server page opens.
  3. Enter the following information:
    1. Gateway Server Name: Type the name of the Gateway Server you want to manage through BMC TrueSight Capacity Optimization.
    2. Port Number: The port number use to connect to the Gateway Server. The default port is 10129. 
    3. Service Daemon Port: The Service Daemon Port used to start the Gateway Server remotely.
      T
      his feature is currently supported for Unix only. On Windows, the Gateway Service runs as a Windows Service.
    4. Auto create ETLs to populate data from this Gateway Server: Select this checkbox to create a BMC - TrueSight Capacity Optimization Gateway VIS files parser ETLs to load data from the scheduled Manager runs of this Gateway Server.

      Note

      By default, this check box is selected. It is recommended to select this checkbox to automate the creation of ETLs.


  4. Click Add.
    If the Auto create ETLs to populate data from this gateway server checkbox is selected, the BMC TrueSight Capacity Optimization wizard (for Auto-create ETLs) is displayed.

Deleting a Gateway Server

To delete a Gateway Server from Gateway Manager, perform the following steps:

  1. Select Administration > GATEWAY MANAGER > Gateway Servers.
    The Gateway Server page opens.
  2. In the Gateway Servers table, click to delete the required Gateway Server.
    To delete all Gateway Servers, select Actions > Delete Gateway Servers.

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4 Comments

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  2. Hi,

     

    the link to "Managing process rollup" is dead.

     

    Please check

    1. Thanks for your comment, Steffen. We have fixed the broken link.