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-====== 6.Operation (Monitoring Wizard) ======+====== Operation (Monitoring Wizard) ====== 
 +{{indexmenu_n>6}}
  
-[[Pandora:Documentation_en#Part_6._Metaconsole|Go back to Pandora FMS documentation index]]+[[en:documentation:start|Go back to Pandora FMS documentation index]]
  
  
-= Operation =+===== Operation =====
  
 This section will explain how to operate (create, edit, delete) data from the instances from the metaconsole, as well as creating programmed tasks with the Cron Jobs Extensions. This section will explain how to operate (create, edit, delete) data from the instances from the metaconsole, as well as creating programmed tasks with the Cron Jobs Extensions.
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 This operation is carried out from the same Wizard. This operation is carried out from the same Wizard.
  
-====== Assistant / Wizard======+==== Assistant / Wizard ====
 The monitoring Wizard is used to configure agents, modules and their alerts from the Metaconsole. The monitoring Wizard is used to configure agents, modules and their alerts from the Metaconsole.
  
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 The instances have two agents with three modules each one:  The instances have two agents with three modules each one: 
    
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_example1.png?600 }}
-[[image:Wizard_example1.png|600px]] +
-</center>+
  
 The first time you enter the metaconsole wizard, you will see the agents, but not the modules: The first time you enter the metaconsole wizard, you will see the agents, but not the modules:
    
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_example2.png?500 }}
-[[image:Wizard_example2.png|500px]] +
-</center>+
    
 Create from the metaconsole a module to monitor the harddisk in each agent. Create from the metaconsole a module to monitor the harddisk in each agent.
    
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_example5.png?600 }}
-[[image:Wizard_example5.png|600px]] +
-</center>+
  
 Now, from the wizard, you can see and edit the created modules: Now, from the wizard, you can see and edit the created modules:
    
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_example3.png?500 }}
-[[image:Wizard_example3.png|500px]] +
-</center>+
  
 And from each Pandora FMS instance you may see the modules and edit them. And from each Pandora FMS instance you may see the modules and edit them.
    
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_example4.png |650 }}
-[[image:Wizard_example4.png|650px]] +
-</center>+
  
-{{pandora:metaconsole:documentation_en:tip|A different case is that of the Metaconsole three view, where all modules you have access to can be seen, regardless of the actions of the Wizard. You may also view and delete (but not edit) the modules created from the Instance, when editing an agent from the Wizard.}}+<WRAP center round tip 60%> 
 +A different case is that of the Metaconsole three view, where all modules you have access to can be seen, regardless of the actions of the Wizard. You may also view and delete (but not edit) the modules created from the Instance, when editing an agent from the Wizard. 
 +</WRAP>
  
-===== Access =====+=== Access ===
 There are two ways to access the wizard: There are two ways to access the wizard:
  
   * Direct access to the Wizard from the main page of the Metaconsole.   * Direct access to the Wizard from the main page of the Metaconsole.
  
-<center><br><br> +{{ wiki:Metaconsole_home_new.png }}
-[[image:Metaconsole_home_new.png]] +
-</center><br><br>+
  
  
   * From the top menu, in the monitoring section.   * From the top menu, in the monitoring section.
    
- <center><br><br> + {{ wiki:Wizard_main_new.png }}
-[[image:Wizard_main_new.png]] +
-</center><br><br>+
  
  
 All users with wizard access will be able to access to monitor and alert configuration. Agent configuration must be activated "per user", on demand. All users with wizard access will be able to access to monitor and alert configuration. Agent configuration must be activated "per user", on demand.
  
-===== Action Flow =====+=== Action Flow ===
 The following graph shows the complete flow of actions that are possible to be carried out in the Metaconsole Wizard: The following graph shows the complete flow of actions that are possible to be carried out in the Metaconsole Wizard:
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_flow.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_flow.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-===== Modules=====+=== Modules ===
 In the module option, you may create a module or edit one that is already created. In the module option, you may create a module or edit one that is already created.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_modules.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-==== Creation ====+== Creation ==
 In module creation **the first step will be selecting one agent** where to create it. It could be filtered by group or searched by name between the available agents. In module creation **the first step will be selecting one agent** where to create it. It could be filtered by group or searched by name between the available agents.
  
-{{pandora:metaconsole:documentation_en:tip|The available agents will be those of each Instance where the new user has creation permissions (AW).}}+<WRAP center round tip 60%> 
 +The available agents will be those of each Instance where the new user has creation permissions (AW). 
 +</WRAP>
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create1.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create1.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
 After selecting the agent, click on //Create module//. Now select the type of module to create: After selecting the agent, click on //Create module//. Now select the type of module to create:
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   * Web Check   * Web Check
  
-=== Monitor Creation  ===+**Monitor Creation** 
 Monitor creation is done using module templates/components.These components are classified by groups: Monitor creation is done using module templates/components.These components are classified by groups:
  
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 When selecting the component, its description will be shown. When selecting the component, its description will be shown.
  
-<center><br><br> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_new.png }}
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_new.png]] +
-</center><br><br>+
  
  
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   * **General Configuration:** Monitor general data (name,description,Ip,etc.).   * **General Configuration:** Monitor general data (name,description,Ip,etc.).
  
-<center><br><br> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_general_new.png }}
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_general_new.png]] +
-</center><br><br>+
  
  
   * **Advanced Configuration:** Monitor advanced data (thresholds, interval, etc).   * **Advanced Configuration:** Monitor advanced data (thresholds, interval, etc).
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_advanced.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_advanced.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
   * **Alerts:** An alert editor where to configure in the module alert template alerts you have permissions for.   * **Alerts:** An alert editor where to configure in the module alert template alerts you have permissions for.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_alerts.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_alerts.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
   * **Preview:**' Data displayed in only one scree before finishing the process.   * **Preview:**' Data displayed in only one scree before finishing the process.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_previous.png?800 }} 
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_previous.png|800px]] + 
-</center>+**Creating web checks**
  
-===Creating web checks=== 
 For web check creation, the web check option must be enabled in “customize sections” from Metaconsole's Metasetup. For web check creation, the web check option must be enabled in “customize sections” from Metaconsole's Metasetup.
  
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   * **Advanced:** Web checks are //raw// configured in a box text. It is only available for users with advanced permissions.   * **Advanced:** Web checks are //raw// configured in a box text. It is only available for users with advanced permissions.
  
-{{pandora:metaconsole:documentation_en:tip|If the user does not have advanced permissions, the advanced check option will not be available. It will lead you directly to configure a **step by step** check.}}+<WRAP center round tip 60%> 
 +If the user does not have advanced permissions, the advanced check option will not be available. It will lead you directly to configure a **step by step** check. 
 +</WRAP>
  
-<center><br><br> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_webchecks_new.png }}
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_webchecks_new.png]] +
-</center><br><br>+
  
  
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   * **General Configuration:** Monitor general data (name, description, type, etc. As well as the check according to its modality).   * **General Configuration:** Monitor general data (name, description, type, etc. As well as the check according to its modality).
  
-:* Step by Step Modality: +    * Step by Step Modality:
-<center><br><br> +
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_webchecks_stepbystep_new.png]] +
-</center><br><br>+
  
-:* Advanced Modality: +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_webchecks_stepbystep_new.png }}
-<center><br><br> +
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_webchecks_avanzado_new.png]] +
-</center><br><br>+
  
 +    * Advanced Modality:
  
-This kind of check can be: +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_webchecks_avanzado_new.png }}
-:* Latency: This check obtains the total time that went by from the first petition until that the last one is checked. If there are several checks the average will be shown.+
  
-:* Response: This check obtains 1 (OK) or 0 (failed) as result when checking the whole transaction. If there are several attempts and some of them fail, then it is considered that the whole test also fails.+ 
 +This kind of check can be: 
 + 
 +    * Latency: This check obtains the total time that went by from the first petition until that the last one is checked. If there are several checks the average will be shown. 
 + 
 +    * Response: This check obtains 1 (OK) or 0 (failed) as result when checking the whole transaction. If there are several attempts and some of them fail, then it is considered that the whole test also fails.
  
   * **Advanced Configuration:**Monitor advanced data (thresholds, interval, proxy configuration, etc.).    * **Advanced Configuration:**Monitor advanced data (thresholds, interval, proxy configuration, etc.). 
-:* Modality Step by Step: +    * Modality Step by Step: 
-<center><br><br> + 
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_webchecks_advanced_conf.png]] +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_webchecks_advanced_conf.png }} 
-</center><br><br> + 
-:* Advanced Modality: +    * Advanced Modality: 
-<center><br><br> + 
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_webchecksadvanced_advanced_conf.png]] +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_webchecksadvanced_advanced_conf.png }}
-</center><br><br>+
  
  
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   * **Preview:**' Data shown on a single screen before finishing the process. Same as with monitor creation.   * **Preview:**' Data shown on a single screen before finishing the process. Same as with monitor creation.
  
-=== Module Creation Flow === +**Module Creation Flow**
-<center> +
-[[image:Wizard_flow_create_module.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-==== Administration ====+{{ wiki:Wizard_flow_create_module.png?800 }} 
 + 
 +== Administration ==
 The modules created from the Metaconsole Wizard can be managed (edited and deleted). The modules created from the Metaconsole Wizard can be managed (edited and deleted).
  
-{{pandora:metaconsole:documentation_en:warning|The modules created in the Instance will not be visible in the Wizard.}}+<WRAP center round important 60%> 
 +The modules created in the Instance will not be visible in the Wizard. 
 +</WRAP>
  
 The first step is to select the module to manage. You may filter by group and search by agent to find it quickly. The first step is to select the module to manage. You may filter by group and search by agent to find it quickly.
  
-<center><br><br> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_manage_new.png }}
-[[image:Wizard_modules_manage_new.png]] +
-</center><br><br>+
  
  
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   * **Preview:**' The data modified in a single screen before finishing the process.   * **Preview:**' The data modified in a single screen before finishing the process.
  
-{{pandora:metaconsole:documentation_en:tip|Local and remote module and web check management is visible for the user.The fields to edit change but the editing/deleting process is the same.}}+<WRAP center round tip 60%> 
 +Local and remote module and web check management is visible for the user.The fields to edit change but the editing/deleting process is the same. 
 +</WRAP>
  
-=== Module administration flow === +**Module administration flow**
-<center> +
-<a href="http://wiki.pandorafms.com/images/6/65/Wizard_modules.png">[[image:Wizard_flow_manage_module.png|700px]]</a> +
-</center>+
  
-===== Alerts =====+{{ wiki:Wizard_flow_manage_module.png?direct&700 }} 
 + 
 + 
 +=== Alerts ===
 The alert editor is a direct link to the alert step in module edition. This is done to make its access and management easier.  The alert editor is a direct link to the alert step in module edition. This is done to make its access and management easier. 
  
 In the alert options you may create an alert or edit one that is already created. Alerts could be only added or created in modules to which you have access from the Wizard. Or those modules created from the Wizard and you have ACL permissions on. In the alert options you may create an alert or edit one that is already created. Alerts could be only added or created in modules to which you have access from the Wizard. Or those modules created from the Wizard and you have ACL permissions on.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_alerts.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_alerts.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-==== Creation====+== Creation ==
 In alert creation, select a module where you wish to create the alert. In alert creation, select a module where you wish to create the alert.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_alerts_creation.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_alerts_creation.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
 After selecting the alert, click on //Create alert//. After selecting the alert, click on //Create alert//.
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 The following screen will be the edition of the module linked to the alert in the alert edition step. The following screen will be the edition of the module linked to the alert in the alert edition step.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_alerts.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_modules_create_monitors_alerts.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-=== Alert Creation Flow === +**Alert Creation Flow**
-<center> +
-[[image:Wizard_flow_create_alert.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-==== Administration====+{{ wiki:Wizard_flow_create_alert.png?800 }} 
 + 
 +== Administration ==
 The alerts created from the Metaconsole Wizard can be managed (edited and deleted). The alerts created from the Metaconsole Wizard can be managed (edited and deleted).
  
-{{pandora:metaconsole:documentation_en:warning|Alerts created in the Instance will not be visible in the Wizard.}}+<WRAP center round important 60%> 
 +Alerts created in the Instance will not be visible in the Wizard. 
 +</WRAP>
  
 The first step is to select the alert to manage. Filter by group and search by agent to find it faster. The first step is to select the alert to manage. Filter by group and search by agent to find it faster.
  
-<center><br><br> +{{ wiki:Wizard_alerts_management_new.png }}
-[[image:Wizard_alerts_management_new.png]] +
-</center><br><br>+
  
  
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-=== Alert management flow === +**Alert management flow** 
-<center> + 
-[[image:Wizard_flow_manage_alert.png|800px]] +{{ wiki:Wizard_flow_manage_alert.png?800 }}
-</center>+
  
-===== Agents=====+=== Agents ===
 In agent option you can create an agent or edit an already created one. In agent option you can create an agent or edit an already created one.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_agents.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_agents.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-==== Creation ====+== Creation ==
 Agent creation is done in one of the configured Instances. Agent creation is done in one of the configured Instances.
  
 Administrator users can select in which one to create it. However, the standard users will have an Instance assigned where they will create the agents in a transparent way. Administrator users can select in which one to create it. However, the standard users will have an Instance assigned where they will create the agents in a transparent way.
  
-This assignment is done at [[Pandora:Metaconsole:Documentation_en:Administration#User_Management|User management]]+This assignment is done at [[en:documentation:06_metaconsole:07_administration#User_Management|User management]]
  
 Agent configuration will be done in three steps: Agent configuration will be done in three steps:
- 
  
   * **General Configuration:**  Monitor general data (name, description, IP, etc). And in case of being administrator, also the Instance where it will be created.    * **General Configuration:**  Monitor general data (name, description, IP, etc). And in case of being administrator, also the Instance where it will be created. 
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_agents_general.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_agents_general.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
   * **Modules:** A module editor, where to select from a combo the available network components and add them to the agent.   * **Modules:** A module editor, where to select from a combo the available network components and add them to the agent.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_agents_modules.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_agents_modules.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
   * **Preview:** Data displayed in a single screen before finishing the process.   * **Preview:** Data displayed in a single screen before finishing the process.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_agents_preview.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_agents_preview.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-=== Agent Creation Workflow === +**Agent Creation Workflow**
-<center> +
-[[image:Wizard_flow_create_agent.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-==== Administration ====+{{ wiki:Wizard_flow_create_agent.png?800 }} 
 + 
 +== Administration ==
 Those agents the user has access to through ACL configuration can be managed (edited and deleted). Those agents the user has access to through ACL configuration can be managed (edited and deleted).
  
 The first step is selecting the agent to manage. Filter by group and/or search for a text substring, to find it easily. The first step is selecting the agent to manage. Filter by group and/or search for a text substring, to find it easily.
  
-<center> +{{ wiki:Wizard_agents_manage.png?800 }}
-[[image:Wizard_agents_manage.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
 Once the agent is selected, click on //Delete// to remove it, or on //Edit// to edit it. The edition screen is similar to the creation screen, with the same three steps: Once the agent is selected, click on //Delete// to remove it, or on //Edit// to edit it. The edition screen is similar to the creation screen, with the same three steps:
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   * **Previsualization:**' Preview to make sure everything is ok.   * **Previsualization:**' Preview to make sure everything is ok.
  
-{{pandora:metaconsole:documentation_en:tip|Unlike module management, agent edition also shows the modules that have not been created with the Wizard}}+<WRAP center round tip 60%> 
 +Unlike module management, agent edition also shows the modules that have not been created with the Wizard 
 +</WRAP>
  
-=== Agent administration workflow === +**Agent administration workflow**
-<center> +
-[[image:Wizard_flow_manage_agent.png|800px]] +
-</center>+
  
-====== Cron Jobs ======+{{ wiki:Wizard_flow_manage_agent.png?800 }} 
 + 
 +==== Cron Jobs ====
 To be able to acces this Metaconsole action, go to //Extensions > Cron Jobs//. To be able to acces this Metaconsole action, go to //Extensions > Cron Jobs//.
 First, configure correctly the “crontab file” like this: First, configure correctly the “crontab file” like this:
-<center><br><br> 
-[[image:Cron_tab_config.png]] 
-</center><br><br> 
-Once done, perform the desired execution tasks. There is more information in the following [[Pandora:Documentation_en:Managing_and_Administration#Cron_Job|link]] 
  
-====== Differences depending on access level ======+{{ wiki:Cron_tab_config.png }} 
 + 
 +Once done, perform the desired execution tasks. There is more information in the following [[en:documentation:04_using:11_managing_and_administration#Cron_Job|link]] 
 + 
 +==== Differences depending on access level ====
 The modules and alerts have configuration differences depending on the access level to the Wizard that the templates and components they were created with have and the access level of the user that configures them. Agent settings have fewer restrictions but also depends on the access level. The modules and alerts have configuration differences depending on the access level to the Wizard that the templates and components they were created with have and the access level of the user that configures them. Agent settings have fewer restrictions but also depends on the access level.
  
-===== Monitors =====+=== Monitors ===
 Monitor configuration will change depending of the access level on the component used: basic or advanced. Monitor configuration will change depending of the access level on the component used: basic or advanced.
  
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   * Macros (in local modules or remote plugin modules' cases). At the basic level, it will be crated with the default values.   * Macros (in local modules or remote plugin modules' cases). At the basic level, it will be crated with the default values.
  
-===== WEB Checks  =====+=== WEB Checks  ===
 When setting up a "webcheck", user with "advanced" access can choose between the "step by step" or "advanced" configurations. When setting up a "webcheck", user with "advanced" access can choose between the "step by step" or "advanced" configurations.
  
 Advanced checks are manually configured and write the ceck with their syntax in a text box. In addition, created module units can be defined. Advanced checks are manually configured and write the ceck with their syntax in a text box. In addition, created module units can be defined.
  
-===== Alerts =====+=== Alerts ===
 In the alerts, the //Basic// or //advanced// levels of the associated template only affect its visibility. Basic level alerts can be seen by user that accesses the wizard, and the advanced level ones only by users whth advanced level access. In the alerts, the //Basic// or //advanced// levels of the associated template only affect its visibility. Basic level alerts can be seen by user that accesses the wizard, and the advanced level ones only by users whth advanced level access.
  
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 If it is an advanced component or a complex/advanced WEB Check, when assigning an alert the default action will appear but any desired action can be assigned. If it is an advanced component or a complex/advanced WEB Check, when assigning an alert the default action will appear but any desired action can be assigned.
  
-===== Agents =====+=== Agents ===
 Agent management will **give access to all agents accessible to the user, depending on its ACL configuration**. Regardless of the user access level (advanced, basic), or whether the modules were created with the wizard or in the instance. Agent management will **give access to all agents accessible to the user, depending on its ACL configuration**. Regardless of the user access level (advanced, basic), or whether the modules were created with the wizard or in the instance.
  
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-[[Pandora:Documentation_en#Part_6._Metaconsole|Go back to Pandora FMS documentation index]]+[[en:documentation:start|Go back to Pandora FMS documentation index]]
  
-[[Category:Pandora FMS Metaconsole]] 
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