Adding a component in TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform

As a component administrator, you can add a component in TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform. 

You can add multiple components in TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform. However, you can add only a single instance of a component type in one instance of TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform. For example, you can add both TrueSight Server Automation - Data Warehouse and TrueSight Network Automation - Data Warehouse as components. However, you can add only a single instance of TrueSight Server Automation - Data Warehouse at a time.

If you try to add an additional instance of the component, the following message is displayed:

The component is already registered.

For TrueSight Server Automation - Data Warehouse and TrueSight Network Automation - Data Warehouse

You can do the following after you add the component:

  • You can cross-launch to TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform from the component user interface.
  • You can use the component views and reports, which are automatically imported in TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform.
  • You can create custom reports by using the component views.

For TrueSight Capacity Optimization

When you add TrueSight Capacity Optimization as a component, you can cross-launch to TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform from the component user interface.

Before you begin

  • Ensure that you are a component administrator.
  • If you have installed TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform on Windows and if you are planning to use the Chrome or Microsoft Edge browser to access TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform, you must import CA-signed certificates for TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform. Ensure that the connection to TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform is in the secure mode for all clients.
    If you cannot import a CA-signed certificate and want to use a self-signed certificate, open TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform in any browser other than Chrome or Microsoft Edge. For example, use Mozilla Firefox.

  • If you are adding any of the following components, ensure that ETL has run successfully at least once for each component:

    • TrueSight Server Automation - Data Warehouse

    • TrueSight Network Automation - Data Warehouse

Adding a component

Do the following:

  1. Use the following URL to open the Login page:
    https://<TrueSight Smart Reporting hostname>:<port>/tsr
  2. In the Click here to add a component link, click here. You can see the Add Components page.

  3. Select the options as described in the following table:

    Component Type

    Select the component.

    Host Name/IP Address

    Enter the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) or IP address of the server where the component is installed.

    ProtocolHTTPS is the supported protocol, and this setting cannot be changed.

    Enter the port number of the component. 9443 is the default port.


    Enter the component administrator user name.

    User name 'admin' not supported

    Ensure that you specify any valid user name other than 'admin'.

    Default user names for all components are given below:

    – TrueSight Server Automation - Data Warehouse: DWAdmin

    – TrueSight Network Automation - Data Warehouse: DWNetworkAdmin

    TrueSight Capacity Optimization: COAdmin


    Enter the component administrator password.

  4. Click SaveYou can see the component that you added on the Components page. Before the component is connected, its status is Initializing.
    After the component is connected and all the component views and reports are added, the status changes to Connected.

    Time required for component registration

    Component registration might take some time to complete.

    The Status column displays values according to the registration status of your component. The following statuses are available:

    • Initializing
      You can view the files that are being imported while the component is initializing.
    • Connected

      The Connected status with a warning message

      If all the custom properties are not added into the component, a warning message appears along with the Connected status. Resolve the root cause of the warning, and click the Update Content button after you add the component. See the log files to understand the root cause of the warning.

    • Registration Error
    • Disconnected
    • Deleting
    • Delete Error
    • Updating
    • Update Error

Where to go from here

Now that you have added a component in TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform, you can do one of the following:

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