Install additional collectors

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Install additional collectors

Add collectors using setup

8.0 EN adding collector via setup

 

If there is no trust between the 8MAN server (domain) and a resource (domain) this method of installing a collector must be used.

 

Log on to the desired system and copy the setup.exe file into a local folder (do not use a network folder). Start the file with administrator rights.

Activate the "Collector" option.

 

After the installation is complete the collector must be added to the 8MAN configuration (please see next paragraph).

 

 

Add collectors or install via push method

8.0 EN adding collector via push

 

Enter the name of the desired server.

Enter a port number after the name, if you have modified the standard port "55555".

If the target system already has a collector installed, it will be added to a lists of collectors and establish a connection. You do not need to enter any login credentials.

If the target system is in a foreign domain (non-trusted), please note the following section: Collectors in foreign domains (non-trusted).

If you are having connection problems please note our comments regarding Firewall settings.




8.0 EN adding collector via push credentials

 

If a collector has not been installed on the target system an installation will be attempted through the push method. Click the link  "<optional>" and enter your login credentials, that are required for setup execution on the target system.




8.0 EN adding collector via push credentials dialogue

 

1.Select "No credentials" if you would like to remove previously entered credentials.

2.The installation is performed using the credentials from the basic configuration.

3.Enter any additional credentials you would like to use for collector installation.




8.0 EN adding collector via push state

 

Information on the progress of the installation process are shown in the column "Status".

If the target system is in a foreign domain (non-trusted), please reference the following section: Collectors in foreign domains (non-trusted).

 

If you are having connection problems please note our comments regarding Firewall settings.