For new solution administrators or tenant administrators who are ready to configure and administer the monitoring of their infrastructure, this getting started topic provides a high-level overview of the workflow.
The configuration of infrastructure monitoring focuses on configuration related to data collection, monitoring, and event management. Monitoring configuration includes deploying and setting up BMC PATROL Agents and defining monitoring policies to establish criteria for how the managed technology is monitored, such as the following:
Only administrators with specific permissions can configure and administer the monitoring of the infrastructure.The following diagram describes the basic workflow of the process. For more information, click the links in the table that correspond to the numbers in the diagram.
|Managing Integration Services|
|Configuring an Integration Service cluster|
|Importing the Infrastructure Management repository|
|Creating deployable packages|
|Upgrading PATROL Agents using the TrueSight console|
|Deploying packages to PATROL Agents using the TrueSight console|
|Defining a staging policy|
|Defining a monitoring policy|
|Configuring global thresholds|
|Defining a time frame for blackout policies|
|Defining a blackout policy|
|Test and validate the collected data|