Configure the FrontRange Discovery connector

The FrontRange Discovery connector uses a database connection.

Prerequisites

A user name and password with read access to the FrontRange Discovery database is required.

Configure the FrontRange Discovery connector

In Snow Integration Manager, add the FrontRange Discovery connector and configure the settings:

  1. In the Server box, enter the SQL server name.

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  2. Select one of the following:

    • Enter the user credentials for the FrontRange Discovery database in the User id and Password boxes.

    • Select the Use integrated security checkbox.

  3. Select a database from the Database list.

  4. To check if the connection can be established, select Test connection.

  5. In the Organizations that start with box, enter an organization filter which will be used to select computers that are connected to those organizations. Use % as a wildcard character.

  6. In the Initial aggregation length field, select the number of months for initial aggregation of inventory data.

  7. Select Clear Last Aggregation Date to reset an ongoing incremental aggregation.

  8. Optional: In the Name box, enter a site name for this connector.

  9. Select the current version of Snow Inventory Server to optimize handling of network adapter information.