Install an Agent on a Server
|Install an agent script on a server for enhanced metric collection.||1 slice|
|Configure Global Agent Collection||Configure Uptime Infrastructure Monitor to use a standard set of properties to add agent-based servers with Auto Discovery.||½ slice|
|Configure Global WMI Collection||Configure Uptime Infrastructure Monitor with details about your WMI implementation, to add Windows-based servers with Auto Discovery.||½ slice|
|Add Agent and WMI Servers Using Auto Discovery||Use Auto Discovery to detect different server platforms.||1 slice|
|Review Your Current Inventory||Review your discovered inventory so far. Learn how to view performance and system information for an Element.||1 slice|
Now that you have installed an agent on a server, you could add it to Uptime Infrastructure Monitor by using its host name. However, in a more realistic deployment, you would likely be installing agents on many servers. In this scenario, using auto discovery Auto Discovery can expedite the process if you tell Uptime Infrastructure Monitor how to find all servers with an agent installed.