This topic provides information about the enhancements introduced in BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Server 3.0.10 and instructions to download the KM installation files.
|Monitoring IBM Websphere Admin |
|BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Server 3.0.10 can now monitor the IBM WebSphere Admin Agent system. A new application class named |
has been introduced to monitor the Admin Agent system. The
system. For information about
|Local and remote WebSphere |
|BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Server now discovers all WebSphere servers when monitoring direct local or remote WebSphere node environment.|
|Migrated the PSL debug location||In the previous version of BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Server, each KM had its own PSL debug location at PATROL_HOME/pmw/logs folder. |
Now in BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Server 3.0.10, the psl debug files of all KMs are located in same location, PATROL_HOME/log folder.
|Disabling server ||BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Server provides an option to disable server that you do not want to monitor. If you are installing and configuring |
the KM in BMC ProactiveNet Performance Management environment, you are provided with an option to disable the server that you do not want to monitor.
For more information about disabling server in the BMC ProactiveNet Performance Management environment, see Configuring a monitor. In the BMC PATROL environment, you can use pconfig variable to disable the server. For more information about disabling server in the BMC PATROL environment, see Disabling server.
|Disabling cluster discovery||You can disable the discovery of a cluster so that you can monitor servers outside the cluster.|
|Support for IPv6||BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Server now supports IPv6.|
|Support for version 188.8.131.52 of Websphere |
|BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Server now supports version 184.108.40.206 of WebSphere Application Server. |
For more information see, System requirements.
BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Serve is packaged with the BMC Performance Manager for Web Application Servers 4.0.00 solution. The solution is available for download from the BMC Electronic Product Distribution (EPD) website at http://webapps.bmc.com/epd. To use the website, you must register and set up a user name and password.
If you do not have a current license for the product, contact a BMC sales representative by calling 800 793 4262. If you cannot download the product, contact a sales representative and request a physical kit.
Product fixes or patches are often available through the BMC Software website. Patches correct problems that are found after a product is released. BMC recommends that you check the product page for the current version of BMC PATROL for IBM WebSphere Application Server on the BMC Customer Support web page to determine whether a patch is available before you begin installing the product.
Create a directory in which to place the downloaded files.
Carefully review the system requirements for your platform and other tasks necessary for preparing for installation. You must perform these tasks before you launch the installation program. For installation instructions, see Installing in a BMC PATROL environment.