A change or action, such as creating or updating a software instance, that affects the discovery process. In BMC Atrium Discovery, the Rules Engine (ECA Engine) executes rules in response to events.
A particular type of change to the instances of specified classes. You can publish an event so that any instance of it is written to the CMDB:Events form. You can receive notification each time an instance of the event occurs when the form is polled.
The occurrence of a change in state, such as the appearance of a task icon, the launch of a recovery action, the connection of a console to an agent, or a change of state in a monitored object (computer class, computer instance, application class, application instance, or parameter) that has significance for the management of a configuration item (CI) or IT service.BMC Remedy AR System and BMC Remedy ITSM
An occurrence in AR System that can trigger other events or workflow. Examples include user interactions with a form (such as opening windows, tabbing from field to field, switching row focus, and so on), state transitions of requests, or any condition that arises when a request is manipulated.