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UPCOMING EVENTS

May 24, 2016 - Vision and Roadmap for CA Unified Infrastructure Management --> https://communities.ca.com/events/2848

May 26, 2016 - Office Hours for CA Unified Infrastructure Management --> https://communities.ca.com/events/2870

May 31, 2016 - CA UIM Integration with SOI --> https://communities.ca.com/events/2816

June 2, 2016 - Monitoring Citrix Environments with CA Unified Infrastructure Management --> https://communities.ca.com/events/2873

June 7, 2016 - CA Unified Infrastructure Management for z Systems Helps Remove Silos -- > https://communities.ca.com/events/2844

June 9, 2016 - NYC User Group for CA Spectrum and CA SOI --> https://communities.ca.com/events/2878

June 21, 2016 - What's New in CA Performance Management 2.8 and CA Virtual Network Assurance (VNA) 1.1 --> https://communities.ca.com/events/2894

 

NOTEWORTHY / BLOGS

Hybrid Cloud Monitoring with robots and probes built into AWS/Azure/Docker images

U.S. Cellular Safeguards Revenue Generation and Customer Service with Proactive Monitoring

Dynamic times call for dynamic measures

Community Member Spotlight - May 2016

What is forty2.io?

 

Tech Tips / KBs
by: Declan_Dempsey

Spec KB: Interfaces with VRRP configured are picking up the virtual ip address instead of the physical ip address

Spec KB: Is it possible to integrate CA Spectrum with HP Operations Orchestration (HP OO)?

Tech Tip: How to verify TLS/SSL certificates/keys match

CA UIM Dashboards: Create Dashbaord Widgets

 

CA on CA TECH TIPS by Alquin

CA on CA Tech Tip - Integrating CA Workload Automation Autosys Edition Alarms / Events into CA Unified Infrastructure Management

CA on CA Tech Tip - Monitoring CA Unified Infrastructure Management

CA on CA Tech Tip - Monitoring Exchange 2013+

 

NEW IDEAS

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BOXI to Jaspersoft automated migration tool  --> Ricardo2010

It should be possible to change the default configuration values.  --> poulhs

 

CA Unified Infrastructure Management

Place Newly Discovered UIM Models in Container and Not on Universe

icmp probe should support further function

Show Daily Min/Max Values For Daily Data

Send command to an IBMi (iSeries / AS400)

Default polling interval in Snmpcollector

CA Unified Infrastructure Managemen - CDM probe - CPU Alert including the top ten consumer processes on the server

SNMP Collector - Allow for PAT Devices

MS-SQL AlwaysOn Availabiity Groups support for UIM database

 

CA Spectrum

Spectrum Webclient by Global Collection Hierarchy

Improve View Discovery Queue Implementation

Make an end with the unwished resets in Spectrum OneClick views

Spectrum auto-discovery w/ container placement

CISCO WLC Controller Firmware No. Not showing

Create New Log file for Notifier every midnight

CAPC to Spectrum

Support for multiple SCOM management servers in Spectrum

 

CA Performance Management

Thresholds and Alert Notifications  (CAPC)

Track 95th Pctl Peak Values by Interface at the Group Level

CAPC to Spectrum

Would like a search bar inside the change group pop-up.

 

CA SystemEDGE

SystemEDGE: should report normalized System Load

 

 

Read the Last Edition --> What you may have missed (April 16 - 30, 2016)

Matthias 2.pngGetting to know our Community Member Spotlight - Matthias Lurschack

 

What is your current role?
Technical Consultant at Unisys Austria for almost 9 years – working with some nice tools in the broad CA product family (CAPC, CAPM, CAMM, NFA, eH, SP, APM, BSI) in several fields like:

  • Continuous support for customer’s operation personnel (Integration, fault-clearing, Training, …)
  • Continuous Requirements Analysis for Infrastructure Management Solutions in Service Assurance field
  • Evaluation and tracking of issues & enhancements and ability to develop solutions for them within a project team
  • Planning and realization of system & E2E tests
  • Conception, creation and responsibility for completeness of testplans and testdata
  • Design and Support UATs and OATs in Agile Software Projects
  • Assistance in various projects in Fault-, Performance- and SLA-Management area.
  • Contribution and concept-preparation for iterative testing of several Web Applications

 

Previous roles?

Student ;-)

 

What is the most challenging part of your current role?

Being in touch with the end customers every day personally for years now ;-)

 

What part of your job are you most passionate about?

As above, being in touch with the end customers every day personally ;-)

 

How have the communities helped you or been useful to you?

It brings the people (and their ideas) together! GREAT! Knowledge Transfer with “Power Users” and exchange solutions & ideas.

 

Favorite movie of all time?

Star Wars IV !

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Matthias is also a CA Champion.  We are grateful for all his support to this community. 

Want to learn more about the CA Champion Program?  Read This

UPCOMING EVENTS

May 24, 2016 - Vision and Roadmap for CA Unified Infrastructure Management --> https://communities.ca.com/events/2848

May 26, 2016 - Office Hours for CA Unified Infrastructure Management --> https://communities.ca.com/events/2870

June 2, 2016 - Monitoring Citrix Environments with CA Unified Infrastructure Management --> https://communities.ca.com/events/2873

June 7, 2016 - CA Unified Infrastructure Management for z Systems Helps Remove Silos -- > https://communities.ca.com/events/2844

 

MISS AN EVENT?    REPLAYS and TRANSCRIPTS

CA Spectrum Office Hours Transcript - April 2016

CA SPECTRUM AP Office Hours Transcript - April 21st, 2016,  2.00PM - 3.00PM (AEST) Sydney Time

April 2016 Webcast - Introducing CA Spectrum 10.1.1 and Demo

April 2016 Webcast - Update on CA eHealth

March 2016 Webcast - Consolidated Device Certification Program for CA Unified Infrastructure Management, CA Performance Management and CA eHealth

 

NEW BLOGS

CA UIM is helping CHR Solutions boost growth and competitive advantage

Meet CA Support Engineer for Infrastructure Manager - Richard Vernon

 

NOTEWORTHY

Spectrum Compatibilty Matrix 10.1.1 to 9.3

CA Spectrum Upgrade Content

Hybrid Cloud Monitoring with robots and probes built into AWS/Azure/Docker images

 

NEW TECH TIPS

Tech Tip: Using Google to Search on Spectrum

Tech Tip: Updated Tomcat Registry key needed for eHealth 6.3.2.11 and later when configuring Disaster Recovery (DR) using ARCServe RHA on Windows

Installing CABI 6.1 JasperReports Server

 

NEW VIDEOS

April 2016 Webcast - Update on CA eHealth

 

NEW IDEAS

CA Unified Infrastructure Management

mongo_db probe supported version

New emailgtw features

Configure Time To Threshold & Baseline in Bulk

Get unisphere be supported

New emailgtw features

Configure Time To Threshold & Baseline in Bulk

NAS ACLs

IP alarm filters for the probe net_connect

E2E_APPMON probe is not supported in Traditional Chinese platform

UIM: Primary IP for router / multi-homed devices

Proxy mode for the hub

UMP Install Screens to Contain Scrolling Log

Make filters in list widget work as real filters

 

CA Network Flow Analysis

Add option to order routers by harvester on the Interfaces tab

NFA support ALCATEL cflowd based on vRtrIfGlobalIndex instead of IfIndex

 

CA DCIM

Group Rack View

 

CA Performance Management

Simplify to change the resolution in a view

Networks view in CAPC

Spectrum Service dashboard views in CAPC

 

CA SystemEDGE

enhancement for 5.9 LPAR AIM

 

Read the last edition --> What you may have missed (April 1 - April 15, 2016)  and then What you may have missed (March 21 - March 31)