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    This space contains information about version 2.5 of BMC PATROL for IT Data Analytics. To obtain and use this product requires that you purchase the  BMC TrueSight Infrastructure Management license

    This product supports one of the Agent types used by the BMC TrueSight IT Data Analytics (or IT Data Analytics) product.

    You can use this product to configure Collection Agents on the target hosts (where data resides) from where data needs to be collected by IT Data Analytics. Collection Agents act as an Agent to collect data from the target host (where data resides) and send it to IT Data Analytics.

    BMC PATROL for IT Data Analytics also provides you with some application classes and parameters to check the collection status and performance of the Collection Agents. 

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    Previous version
    BMC PATROL for IT Data Analytics 2.1
    Related IT Data Analytics space
    BMC TrueSight IT Data Analytics 2.5

    Announcement

    BMC Software announces the release of version 2.5.00 of BMC PATROL for IT Data Analytics.

    For a summary of all announcements, see Release notes and notices.

    Depending on your environment, you can use both the BMC PATROL and BMC TrueSight Infrastructure Management for configuring Collection Agents. For more information about Collection Agents, see About Collection Agents.

    Where to start

    Use the following table to determine your first steps depending on the tasks that you want to perform:

    ToSee
    Understand the key concepts related to this productGetting started
    Begin planning with the product deploymentPlanning

    Download and install (or upgrade) the product in any of the following environments:

    • BMC PATROL
    • BMC TrueSight Infrastructure Management
    Installing
    Configure Collection Agents to collect data and forward it to IT Data Analytics in any of the following environments:
    • BMC PATROL
    • BMC TrueSight Infrastructure Management
    Configuring after installation or upgrade

    Understand how to use key features of the product

    Using