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SolarWinds Orion Web Console Components

Created by Caroline Juszczak, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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The tables in this section list the SolarWinds Orion Platform services and programs the Patch Manager web console installer installs. If you are running the Patch Manager web console on a server that does not serve any other Orion Platform products, you can remove any items that are not required to run the web console.

SolarWinds Orion Services

The following table describes the services installed with the Patch Manager web console. The Required column indicates whether the service is required to run the Patch Manager web console.

Name

Description

Required

SolarWinds Alerting Engine

Processes Advanced Alerts for the Orion Platform products

 

SolarWinds Collector Data Processor

Polls data from network devices

 

SolarWinds Collector Management Agent

Polls data from network devices

 

SolarWinds Collector Polling Controller

Polls data from network devices

 

SolarWinds Information Service

Facilities data exchange and the web console Application Programing Interface (API); also known as SWIS

Yes

SolarWinds Information Service V3

Facilities data exchange and the web console Application Programing Interface (API); also known as SWIS

Yes

SolarWinds Job Engine

Polls data from network devices and executes some management tasks

 

SolarWinds Job Engine V2

Polls data from network devices and executes some management tasks

 

SolarWinds Job Scheduler

Polls data from network devices and executes some management tasks

 

SolarWinds Orion Module Engine

Hosts and executes program functions

Yes

SolarWinds Syslog Service

Receives and processes syslog

 

SolarWinds Trap Service

Receives and processes SNMP traps

 

 

SolarWinds Orion Programs

The following table describes the programs installed with the Patch Manager web console. The Required column indicates whether the program is required to run the Patch Manager web console.

Name

Description

Required

SolarWinds Collector

A collection of the three "Collector" services

 

SolarWinds Information Service

A collection of the two "SWIS" services

Yes

SolarWinds Job Engine

Polls data from network devices and executes some management tasks

 

SolarWinds Orion Core Services

A collection of the Orion website and the following services:

  • SolarWinds Job Scheduler
  • SolarWinds Orion Module Engine
  • SolarWinds Syslog Service
  • SolarWinds Trap Service

Yes

SolarWinds Orion Improvement Program

An optional service to collect and report usage statistics to SolarWinds, Inc.

 

SolarWinds Orion Network Atlas

Allows users to create network maps based on Orion nodes and locations

 

SolarWinds Orion Shortcuts

The following table describes the Start menu shortcuts the Patch Manager web console installer creates. The Supported column indicates whether the Patch Manager web console supports one or more features in the group.

These shortcuts can be found in Start > All Programs > SolarWinds Orion.

Name

Description

Supported

Advance Features

Contains advance Orion Platform management features

Yes

Alerting, Reporting, and Mapping

Contains programs to create and manage Orion alerts, reports, and maps

 

Configuration and Auto-Discovery

Contains the Configuration Wizard and Network Discovery programs

Yes

Documentation and Support

Contains links to common support resources

Yes

Grouping and Access Control

Contains programs to apply Orion user account limitations and manage Orion Platform custom properties

 

Syslog and SNMP Traps

Contains syslog and SNMP trap viewers

 

Orion Improvement Program Settings

Allows you to specify whether or not to send usage statistics to SolarWinds, Inc.

Yes

Orion Web Console

Opens the Orion web console in the default Internet browser.

Yes


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