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The connector creates Inventory files in the snowpack format (.snowpack). The following sections list the fields that are used in the snowpack manifest and what information they are populated with.

Source

Field in snowpack manifest

Field in SIM configuration

Name

A constant that is set by the connector.

Value = "external-discovery-sim-azure"

SiteName

A local site name set in the connector configuration overrides the global site id for SIM.

Name

Service Manager

Field in snowpack manifest

Field in Azure Service Manager API

Name

VirtualMachine (classic) | Name

DNSHostName

VirtualMachine (classic) | Name

Resource Manager

Field in snowpack manifest

Field in Azure Resource Manager API

Name

VirtualMachine | Name

DNSHostName

VirtualMachine | Name

Network

Service Manager

Field in snowpack manifest

Field in Azure Service Manager API

MAC

<Not available>

IPAddress

VirtualMachine (classic) | IP addresses | IP address

Resource Manager

Field in snowpack manifest

Field in Azure Resource Manager API

MAC

VirtualMachine | Networkinterfaces | Networkinterface | Properties | MAC Address

IPAddress

VirtualMachine | Networkinterfaces | Networkinterface | Private IP address