For installations where Spectrum is integrated with CA Performance Center, you can drive a controlled device discovery in CA Performance Management through the Spectrum global collections mechanism. This will avoid discovery attempts on non-matching SNMP community strings. After adding devices to a Global Collection, this process, and the accompanying scripts will:
- Create SNMP profiles based on the community strings
- Create dedicated discovery profiles.
- CA Performance Management v2.3.3 or later
- CA Spectrum v9.3 or later
Download and unzip CAPMandSpectrum.zip, and open README.txt and SpectrumCAPCDisc.pdf for instructions and a description of the approach.
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