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Add Servers in Control Center Monitoring to Connect:Direct Web Services Automatically

When utilizing APIs or manual entry of servers to ICC monitoring, have that automatically add the servers to the Connect:Direct Web Services. This will alleviate hours of manual work when onboarding new servers or existing servers to allow for Web Services use.

  • Guest
  • Apr 12 2022
  • Under review
What is your industry? Automotive
How will this idea be used?

During our installations on new servers via automation, we utilize the APIs to onboard the servers to ICC. If they are also uploaded to the Web Services, this will also allow for users to make configuration changes via the Web Services GUI without additional manual action from operations.

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