Configuration files reside in the Configurations container for each Event Manager adapter. Within each configuration, define hosts, ports, and rulesets, and start the Alarm server for the adapter.
After starting the Configuration Server, create and define the configuration.
To create an Event Manager configuration file:
In thepane, expand the root element > > the Event Manager adapter.
Right-click, then select .
In the Create Event Manager Configuration dialog box, specify a name for the configuration file in thefield.
In this example, Event Manager Configuration 1 is the file name.
Select thecheck box to make this the active configuration.
Multiple configurations can exist under, but only one configuration file can be active. By default, the first configuration created is the active configuration.
If this is the first configuration defined, thecheck box is selected by default. In this case, this option is dimmed and cannot be edited.
Operations Center adds the new configuration, Event Manager Configuration 1, under in the pane, and automatically adds , , , and categories to the new configuration file:
At this point, no agents or rulesets exist.
By default, the host that is local to the Event Manager Configuration Server is in thecategory.
Theelement is the server that was specified in the field when creating the Event Manager adapter.