BMC PATROL is an infrastructure monitoring tool from BMC Software which is now branded as TrueSight Infrastructure Management.
The action pack allows interaction with a BMC PATROL Agent which may be useful for a number of use cases:
- Configure, suspend & resume monitoring infrastructure and applications as part of automated deployments or updates.
- Validate PATROL Agent configuration as part of automated operational acceptance tests.
- Retrieve performance data for monitored infrastructure or applications to determine effect of workflow or make performance-related decisions within a workflow.
- Create alerts and informational events pertaining to workflow activity, which can be routed to event management software.