By default, a vRealize Hyperic agent checks for new resources only once a day. You can force the auto-discovery of resources.
About this task
You can force a vRealize Hyperic agent to check for new resources by stopping and starting the agent on the computer for which you want to force an auto-discovery. When the Hyperic Agent starts, it automatically checks for new resources.
You can also trigger the auto-discovery from the user interface, as follows:
- On the dashboard, click .
- Click Platforms (XX).
- In the table, click the name of the platform on which you are forcing the auto-discovery.
- In the Tools Menu box, click New Auto-discovery.
- Under Quick Auto-discovery Scan, click OK.
New resources are displayed in the Auto-Discovery portlet of the main dashboard as soon as the platform scan is complete.