Compliance is a measurement that ensures that the objects in your environment meet industrial, governmental, regulatory, or internal standards. You can unlock and configure the settings for the Compliance element for the object types in your policy.

Where You Override the Policy Compliance Element

To view and override the policy Compliance analysis setting, in the menu, click Administration, and then in the left pane click Policies. Click the Policy Library tab. Click the Add New Policy icon to add a policy or click the Edit Selected Policy icon to edit a policy. In the Add or Edit Monitoring policy workspace, click Analysis Settings, then select one or more objects in the left pane. The compliance settings for the object types that you selected appear in the right pane.

View the Compliance policy element and configure the settings for your policy.

If you do not configure the policy element, your policy inherits the settings from the selected base policy.

Table 1. Policy Compliance Element Settings in the Add or Edit Monitoring Policy Workspace

Option

Description

Lock icon

Enables you to override the policy element settings so that you can customize the policy to monitor the objects in your environment.

Compliance Score Threshold

Allows you to set the compliance score threshold based on the number of violations against those standards.