Groups monitored in TrueSight console are either synchronized from the TrueSight Infrastructure Management Servers or manually created in the TrueSight console. Groups that are created manually in the TrueSight console can be viewed without further configuration. To enable the automatically synchronized groups so that they can be monitored in TrueSight console, ensure that your TrueSight Infrastructure Management server is registered as a component with the TrueSight Presentation Server. For more information, see .
As a solution administrator, if you want to group several devices belonging to a same tenant, ensure that you create a group that also belongs to the same tenant to group these devices.
For example, if there are two devices device-A1 and device-A2 under tenant A that you want to group, then create a group GA that also belongs to tenant A.
Log on to the TrueSight console and select Configuration> Groups.
The Group Configuration page displays the count for both the manual groups and the synchronized groups present in Infrastructure Management as shown in the following figure.
Click the Manual tab.
Displays all the groups that are manually created from the TrueSight console as shown in the following figure.
Click the Synchronized tab.
From the Select Component list, select an Infrastructure Management component to display the groups that have been synchronized from the selected component as shown in the following figure.
Click a group name to view details of that group. When you click a group name, the group details are displayed as shown in the following figure:
The fields displayed in the group details page are described in the following table:
|Description||Description specified when the group was created|
|Type||A group can be of two types:and .|
|Parent Groups||Parent groups that the group belongs to|
|Child Groups||Child groups to which the group is a parent of|
|Assigned devices||Devices that are a part of the group. These devices are added to the group when it is being created.|
|Assigned Monitor Instances||Monitor instances that are a part of the group. These monitor instances are added to the group when it is being created.|
You can edit only manual groups.
You can also add a group by clicking the action menunext to Group Configuration.
You can add or update only manual groups.