How to: Archive your LDMS Assets

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    Description: This document is intended to illustrate the method of using DA to archive your devices into Asset Control.

     

     

    Process:

    1. First you need a query that identifies all of your machines that have not reported into the DB for X number of days

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    2. Go into Data Analytics>Data Translation Services

      1. Expand “All Types>Archive Asset” and right click on “All Rules” and select “New Rule”

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    3. Now you need to go through the configuration

      1. Name your rule and give it a description

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                 b.Make sure to check the “Delete…”option to remove the device from the LDMS side then click “Finish”

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    4. Now you need to give the rule a target of devices.

      1. Right click on your new rule and select “Set Targets”

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              b.Now drill down into “Queries” and find the query created in step 1, and move it over into “Selected Devices”

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              c. Once you have finished, you should see the rule look something like this; (Note the query is listedunder the “Targets” column)

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    5. Now you just need to schedule the rule.

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              a.Once scheduled, do not add devices to the task, as the devices will be set using the query. Your only target should be the Core Server;

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              b. You would most likely want the scheduled task to run on a daily or weekly basis

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