• 0
Travis C

Auto assign interface to instance group

Question

Hello All,

I have been tasked with creating a new datasource that will assign a device's interface to a specific instance group based o the description of the interface. Is there a way to auto assign the interface using the description LM pulls from the device? For example, if you look at the attached picture, you will see there are two instance groups, Critical Interfaces and Unmonitored. We would like to be able to have LM automatically assign an interface to the Critical Interface group if the interface has "CI" at the beginning of the description. All other interfaces would automatically be assigned to the unmonitored group if they lack this designation.

Screen Shot 2016-12-01 at 7.02.52 PM.png

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

1 answer to this question

Recommended Posts

  • 0

Hi Travis - You will technically be able to do this with the latest EA collector and v.83 if you add an instance property to your Critical Interfaces.  You can then choose to auto group those instances based on that property.  We'll also take a look at extending our regex grouping to support description.

Screen Shot 2016-12-02 at 3.15.44 PM.png

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Answer this question...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.