Monitoring services from the TrueSight console
TrueSight console provides you with a single pane of glass to view all the business services and the real-time data about your business services defined in BMC TrueSight Infrastructure Management. A service in the context of Infrastructure Management is a business service or a technical service consisting of a group of applications, middleware, security, storage, networks and other supporting infrastructure that comes together to enable a comprehensive, end-to-end business process, transaction, or exchange of information.
Log on to the TrueSight console and select Monitoring > Services.
The following illustration provides an overview of the information that you can view and the actions that you can perform through the Services page.
Example of a Services page
User tasks and features
Use the Services page to perform the following user tasks:
|User task||Description and reference|
View the count of services
View the count of monitored services in parentheses next to the Services page title.
|Change the Services page view||Click the action menu Filtering services.to select the way you want to view services: View by Status, and View by Priority. For more information, see|
Filter the services by status or priority
Use the quick filters Filtering services.to filter the list of services by status or priority. For more information, see
|Sort the services by name, service type, status or priority|
Click the action menu Filtering services.to select a secondary sort for the page: Sort by Name, Sort by Service Type, Sort by Status or Priority. For more information, see
|Set the Services page as the landing page||From the action menu, select Set As Landing Page. Every time you log on to the TrueSight console, the Services page is displayed by default.|
Make the current page settings as your default settings
|From the action menu, select Save as Preference. Every time you log on to the TrueSight console and navigate to the Services page, the settings that you last used are displayed. This feature applies to status, priority, service type, name.|
|Hide the quick filters to gain more display area for the services|
Click the Collapse Filters iconto collapse the quick filters area .
Toggle between displaying and hiding the quick filters area by using this option.
View help for the current page
|Click the help icon Setting user preferences.to launch context-sensitive help. By default, the online version of the documentation is displayed. You can also use an offline version of the documentation. For more information, see|
Refresh the Services page
|Click the refresh iconto refresh the Services page to display any updates for the services.|