Use the Agent filter functionality to filter out PATROL Agents based on predefined properties and display a specific list of PATROL Agents on the Managed Devices page.
The default maximum number of PATROL Agents that can be displayed is 2000. You can change the display limit by entering the following command in the command prompt window:
BMC recommends 2000 to be the limit for the number of devices that are displayed. Increasing the limit of devices to be displayed can adversely affect system performance.
You can reduce the number of devices to be displayed to improve system performance.
You can perform actions such as install or deploy packages, or modify policy management settings, on this filtered list.
|Agent Host Name|
Host name of the computer on which the PATROL Agent is installed.
Note: The value for the matches property must be a strict regular expression. Some examples of regular expressions that can be used:
Port number through which the PATROL Agent listens for incoming connections from the PATROL console.
Use port numbers from 1025 to 65535.
|Agent Version||Version of the PATROL Agent.|
|Agent Operating System||Operating system of the computer on which the PATROL Agent is installed.|
|Agent IP Address||IP address of the computer on which the PATROL Agent is installed. If you select the Agent IP Address in the range condition, only IPv4 range is supported.|
|Agent Tag||Tag applied on the PATROL Agent.|
|Integration Service||PATROL Agents connected to the selected Integration Service.|
|Infrastructure Management Server||PATROL Agents connected to the selected Infrastructure Management Server.|
|Monitoring Solution Name1||PATROL Agents on which the selected monitoring solution is installed.|
|Monitoring Solution Version1||PATROL Agents on which monitoring solutions of the specified version are installed.|
|Tenant Name||Name of the tenant to which the PATROL Agent are associated via the Integration Service.|
is only applicable to PATROL Agent version 10.0 and later. 1 - The Monitoring Solution Name property
Note: The values that you enter for the properties are not case-sensitive.
You can set multiple conditions and also group the conditions to identify the agents.
To define a new filtering criteria, select Define Conditions and specify values for the relevant properties. To understand the list of available properties, see Agent Filter properties.
After you save an Agent filter, you can use it at any time to filter out the unwanted PATROL Agents.