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Sterling Control Center Monitor

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Log Standards

Some customers has the need to read the logs using some realtime observability tools, such as Prometheus, Splunk. There is some difficulties on integrating those actual logs of Sterling B2B Integrator with the new standards. This request has the g...

Add Consolidated Monitoring functionality in Sterling Control Centre

ICC doesn't seem to have the functionality to perform a consolidated monitoring where if a voilation occurs multiple times within a specified time for example - Alert when voilation occurs 'n' number of times for x times in last y mins.

Control Center to provide a traffic summary report with total number of files sent/received by a customer/vendor/partner.

We could use a feature in Control Center where it tracks the total number of transfers by endpoint or partner. We have a business need to know how many transfers we completed with a partner for a given month.
6 days ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Usability 1 Submitted

The ability to monitor the time frame when no activity has happened.

There are times when Sterling File Gateway gets stuck and stops processing files but no alerts are generated etc. I would like to be able to monitor for no activity and when no activity has been detected in X time to be able to raise and alert/snm...

Control Center needs the ability to pull account passwords from a corporate password manager/vault

Due to security requirements and best practices, passwords should be changed periodically and wherever possible, should not be stored on local systems in text/XML files, etc. Control Center should have an option to utilize external Password Vault ...
about 3 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Security 1 Planned for future release

Provide monitoring of Up/Down status for PEM components (PEM,PR,PP,PCM)

Partner Engagement Manager is a core component of a modernized Sterling stack and provides critical partner facing interfaces (both external and internal) that should be monitored. CCM should provide out of the box monitoring for UP/DOWN status an...
5 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Other 0 Planned for future release

Monitoring SEAS/SSP certificates

For now, Control Center Monitor able to monitor the certificates in CD and ICC certificates. It will be useful if we can monitor the B2Bi SEAS and SSP certificates also.
10 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Administration & Configuration 0 Planned for future release

Ability To Test Actions

After setting up an Action, you are unable to test it without adding it to a rule, and then manually triggering the rule. This is very time consuming when you're trying to verify configuration of the action. I would like there to be a test button ...
4 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Usability 0 Under review

SCC - Suppress Multiple Alerts For Same Issue

I had read Watson Idea WSCCC-I-205 which indicated that this functionality already exists, but it didn't provide any details. I created a case to get more details, and instead of more details, I was told to come back here and create a new idea. Ca...
2 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Other 0 Under review

Metrics API enhancement

We are attempting to add metrics data to an internal application for monitoring the sterling environment and currently the REST api does not contain any endpoints that would allow us access to the data tha currently backs the Active Alerts, Transf...
2 months ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / APIs & SDKs 2 Functionality already exists