CA NSM Network System Monitor

NSM How To
Here I have the most important NSM Commands for r3.1 and r11.1

See the Console Events
# caugui conlog

The Console Events, Actions
# caugui msgaction

The Console Events, Records (Handle Alarms)
# caugui msgrecord

What objects is NSM monitoring?
# dsm_report

Output All WINDOWS Alarms configured for a
# mkconfig caiW2kOs@
# ldconfig caiW2kOs@

Output All EXCHANGE Alarms configured for a
# mkconfig MSExchAgnt > MSExchAgnt_configset.txt
modify the parameters value you would like to turn off the monitoring and then import back
# ldconfig MSExchAgnt_configset.txt
# MSExchAgnt stop
# MSExchAgnt start

Note: THe exchange agent has to run from local (agent) the Windows can be managed directly from the NSM Server

What hosts do I manage?
# wvgethosts -o hosts

What objects of each server is being monitored and what threshold?
# ebrowser -@ SRVNSM01 -o "SWAJ022@SRVNSM01"

Node View
# nodeview -target SERVERX

::Add alarmS::
1-Define Rules
# caugui msgrecord
Here you should enter what words will show up in the Event Console, and use * as wild charchter, ex:
msgId: * * * * * * COLD-START

2-Alarm Actions
#caugui msgaction
What actions will the alarm generate, eX:
Text: INFO – Detecta arranque agente &5 ACtion: SENDOPER Color: Blue (WILL DISPLAY MESSAGE IN BLUE)
Text: call blat ctexto.txt -t -s “Agente NSM Arrancado en &NODEID at &DATEGEN &TIMEGEN” -q Action: Command (WILL SEND EMAIL)

3-Reload (after making changes, or new alarms):
# oprcmd opreload
# opreload
# unicntrl stop opr
# unicntrl start opr

::End add alarmS::

Discovery alternate command:
# dscvrone -n -h CLASE
Example for a Cisco ROuter
# dscvrbe -V 9 -N -6 No -F No -7 IP

More Settings
# caugui settings

2D Map
# catng2d

Backup all config (txt):
# oprdb script db > msg.cfg
To Restore/IMPORT:
# cautil -f msg.cfg

Backup to Binary:
# oprdb save msg.cfg
Restore from Binary:
# orpdb load msg.cfg

“C:Program FilesCASharedComponentsCCSDiscoveryBIN”

Discover/Classify and add to MDB a single node:
# dscvrbe -7 SERVERX -v 9

What traps being recieved?
# awm_catch POOL_EVENT TRAP

# abrowser -@ -c browser.caiWinA3 -h -s admin -p 6665 -z 2 "

Command to execute Response file :
-Could make a batch file to remote map to z: and execute the line

# setup.exe -nt="c:nsmagent.rsp" -cdpath="z:NSMCDWindows"

When Migrating from 3 to r11 (in Agents Version 3 SNMP_TRAP have to go to DSM server, r11 is ok localhost)
Define all SNMP Access config, Community, Permissions, Ports.
& Define Trap Destination

Could also define type of traps to be sent to a different Server.

Can also go to
MCC > AWsadmin > Trap Destination > IP

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