Custom compare value types

A custom compare value type is a customized metric intended for licenses where the pre-defined metrics in SAM on Atlas are not applicable. Custom compare value types are used to solve complex situations when data needs to come from other sources than Snow Inventory agents. The custom compare value type is available for the metric Custom compare values for applications.

Add or edit custom compare value type

  1. Perform one of the following:

    • To add a custom compare value type, click Add.

      The Add custom compare value type dialog box appears.

    • To edit a custom compare value type, click the custom compare value type row.

      The Edit custom compare value type dialog box appears.

  2. In the Name box, type a name for the custom compare value type.

  3. In the Description box, optionally type a name for the custom compare value type.

  4. To use the custom field value as basis for compliance calculations, select the Use a custom field value for compliance check box, and then select a custom field from the list.

  5. Click Save.

Delete custom compare value type

  1. On the custom compare value type row , click the Delete RemoveWhite icon.

    The Delete custom compare value type dialog box appears.

  2. Click OK to confirm.