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UPCOMING EVENTS   (Please let us know if you will attend, open invite and indicate if you are coming)

IM Community Webcast - CA Spectrum 10.1 Details with Vision and Roadmap

IM Community Webcast - Introducing CA Virtual Network Assurance

 

TECH TIPS

Tech Tip: How to re create Groups in the Web interface that are not being shown.

Tech Tip: How to see poll times for individual SNMP agents in eHealth

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NOTEWORTHY

authored by community member PhucsiNGUYEN --> CABI 4.1 SP3 - Spectrum 10 Integration notes for Linux RHEL 6.x

The December monthly update release for PM 2.6 is now available.

 

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS

Spectrum Reporting DB Schema and Samples

Re: CA Performance Management – Usability Interviews - Volunteers Needed!

Re: We are looking to BETA for a new SD Gateway Probe

CA Unified Infrastructure Management: Usability Survey 2015

Product Feedback: Open Surveys

 

NEW IDEAS (please cast your vote)

 

CA Unified Infrastructure Management (UIM)

Change the "Job is Held"-parmater in the JOBSCHED-probe

Monitor and alarm on Subsystem with the Jobs probe

snmpcollector: have context menu for profiles load BEFORE querying device

APM Gateway Probe Tree Structure

Cloud Service Management integration improvements

Dashboard Designer: allow for alignment of canvas in portlet

 

CA Spectrum

Export list of monitored elements

Device and NCM Certifications Required for HP ProCurve

Device and NCM Certification Required for HP Switches

Devices and NCM Certifications required for Alcatel-Lucent OmniSwitch and 6450 Alcatel-Lucent OS6900-X20

Spectrum - Offline availability of GIS View

Make the OneClick Users List expandable

 

CA Performance Management

CAPC - 'Traffic light' functionality for PieCharts

CAPC feature that allows the copying or moving of Groups without reference relationship

CAPC Search All results would show interfaces flow column

CAPC/PM add snmp Interface Aggregation capability like NFA

CAPC Dashboards Scorecard Add option to display greater than 10 rows per page

CAPC Dashboard Add Derived Metric/Conditional Views

CAPC Ability Set Sort on Metric and Save from Session to Session

CAPC Include Group membership counts in Inventory

CAPC Group Membership Needs Type in Detail

Ability to increase max per page on group score cards

 

 

Read the last edition -->What you may have missed (November 30 - December 6)

and then What you may have missed (November 16 - November 29)

Hello Community, there are lots of opportunity for you to get involved in our community and I am hoping you have noticed a spike in our CA product team(s) asking you, the community, to participate in things like usabilty interviews and studies and to participate in polls.    At the end of the day, this is all because we are on a mission to prove and demonstrate that your satisfaction is a very important priority.  I am here as your Community Manager to help deliver that message.  Please read on:

 

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS

Spectrum Reporting DB Schema and Samples

Re: CA Performance Management – Usability Interviews - Volunteers Needed!

Re: We are looking to BETA for a new SD Gateway Probe

CA Unified Infrastructure Management: Usability Survey 2015

Product Feedback: Survey Launched!

 

UPCOMING EVENTS!

Tuesday, January 12 --> IM Community Webcast - CA Spectrum 10.1 Details with Vision and Roadmap

Thursday, January 14 --> IM Community Webcast - Introducing CA Virtual Network Assurance

 

EVENT REPLAYS

Office Hours for CA NFA --> read the transcript --> CA Network Flow Analysis Office Hours Transcript - December 2015

 

NOTEWORTHY

Re: Spectrum CA World 2015 Presentation

CA Support “Chat” Off to a Great Start!

CA data center infrastructure management (DCIM) 4.6x and CA ecoMeter 4.70, 5.00 resources

 

NEW TECH TIPS

Tech Tip: Knowledge Docs Published November

Tech tip: How to backup your nas alarms

Tech Tip: Published Knowledge Docs Oct-Nov

 

NEW VIDEOS

CA Virtual Network Assurance

 

NEW IDEAS

CA Network Flow Analysis

SSL configuration automatic during NFA setup

 

CA Spectrum

Comments within EventDisp-Files disappear after modifications with the Event Configurator

Don't destroy formattings of the Spectrum EventDisp and CsEvFormat files after modifications with the Event Configurator

Tech Tip: Server Crash in ResCollectorIf::service_policy_change

 

CA UIM

Logmon: Change default behavior when using "match on every run"

Update alarm on Group/device tree in sync with device alarm detail

Oracle probe should track last successful backup

weblogic probe to support AIX platform

Change the "Job is Held"-parmater in the JOBSCHED-probe

 

CA Performance Management

Event Rules: Deviation from Normal needed

Need the ability to schedule day of month for monthly email.

Improve Access Permissions to set default group as subgroup

Monitored Device Device type

Export Needed for Iems in the Inventory Tab

CAMM Unwanted_Branch_List: MFs, VCs, Tables should not be created

 

CA eHealth

nhSaveDb and nhLoadDb should use modern Oracle tools to perform faster again

 

Read the last edition --> What you may have missed (November 16 - November 29)

Your participation in product surveys is very important and we want your candid feedback.  Please follow this link for more information about how you can share your opinion about our products --> Product Feedback: Open Surveys

 

NOTEWORTHY

--> Support Migration for UIM Customers:

Changes to CA UIM and CA CSM Support Procedures

November 2015 Webcast - Migrating from support.Nimsoft.com

--> Stay close and follow the CA World '15 community for more post CA World '15 updates!

--> ADA 10.4 Single Port Monitor on Windows 2008 R2 Issue

--> Get Involved, can you answer this (Spectrum) question --> Users Per One Click

 

UPCOMING EVENT

[Press Release]  CA Technologies Unveils New Solutions to Drive Business Agility in the Application Economy - CA Technologies

Attend this event to hear more -->  January 14, 2016 --> IM Community Webcast - Introducing CA Virtual Network Assurance

 

OTHER OPEN POLLS and SURVEYS

CA Unified Infrastructure Management: Usability Survey 2015

How long have you been using UIM?

What database do you use with UIM?

 

NEW TECH TIPS

Tech Tip: SRM initial alert

Tech Tip: How to Schedule Automatic Packet Captures Using tshark

Tech Tip: SCOM Connector Service starts and stops

Tech Tip: How to capture SNMP packets

Tech Tip: Throttled Port Polling

Tech Tip : ORA-04021: timeout occurred while waiting to lock object ORA-06512: a).

TECH TIP: Is eHealth's license Ip Based?

Spec KB: Third party apps, Windows kernel memory and Spectrum

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NEW IDEAS

All ideas should be categorized to a CA product otherwise you run the risk of it not being seen by a CA Product Manager.   This community is unique in that it covers many products which means product categorization and tagging is that much more important.  Read this for more information -->  How to Create Content

 

Needs Product Category defined:

[Test Profile] on logmon probe will be failed if monitored file name is including wildcard(*)

ntservices probe i18n support

 

CA Performance Management

95 percent report

SNMP polling configuration improvement

Mass Modify in CA PC

Collect Latency metrics to specified interface address

Specific permissions in "My Dashboard"

IM Device MultiView: support sorting by Device Name when component names are the same

 

CA Unified Infrastructure Management

Certificate age monitoring with url_response should send QoS

Error details shown when failing to add a MIB to UIM Self Cert portlet.

vCloud probe support for higher encryption

Improved aws probe functionality

 

CA DCIM

Naming wires in Project Wizard

 

CA Spectrum

Spectrum should provide meaningful error messages for SNMPv3 discovery problems

 

CA Unified Infrastructure Management

Emailgtw probe need to support Traditional Chinese

More flexible QOS units of measurement

Please make CertificationExpirationCheck available as Probe to get QOS for "days remain until SSL expire"

Enhancement Request - Support of Japanese (URL Characters) via the URL probe

CDM ability to alert when no swap space

UIM database password

 

CA eHealth

Bits value to be shown for NBAR reporting

 

 

Read the last edition--> What you may have missed (November 9 - November 15)