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Manage Agent assignments for clusters and ESX

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Created by Mark Aliola, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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This article describe how to assign an agent for Virtulization Environment, particularly vCenter down to Cluster and ESX hosts.


STM version 6.x

STM version 5.7.2

STM version 5.6.1

STM version 5.3.3

STM 5.2


  1. If you have added a vCenter, log into the STM Web Console.
  2. Expand Virtualization on the left pane menu. The vCenter structure starting from the Cluster down to the ESX Host appears.
  3. Go to Settings > All Devices.
  4. Select the vCenter.
    Note: The data are not yet available because an agent is not yet assigned to it to collect data.
  5. Go to Settings > Virtualization (Assign ESX Hosts) to assign an agent. 
    Note: You may either assign an agent on the Cluster level or per ESX Hosts tab.
  6. Click Assign to Agent.
  7. Save the changes.
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03:47, 23 Jun 2016