Free scripts and instructions for CA Spectrum maintenance scheduler

Document created by chebe06 Employee on Nov 4, 2014Last modified by SamCreek on Dec 17, 2016
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A script for CA Spectrum that parses a maintenance schedule file and determines the devices that are to be placed in maintenance or removed from maintenance mode.  It supports both scheduled as well as recurring maintenance windows.  Script should be executed periodically via task scheduler or cron.  Please refer to README.txt file for more instructions.


Script Requirements:

  • Perl version 5.10.x and above
  • Perl DateTime Module
  • Perl Spectrum CLI Module
  • Spectrum version 9.2.x and above*


*:  If the script is installed remotely, it would require Spectrum Tools to be installed on the same server.  Please refer to Spectrum documentation for installing Spectrum Tools.


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