Enabling message based data collection

Article:HOWTO76518  |  Created: 2012-05-07  |  Updated: 2012-05-08  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO76518
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Enabling message based data collection

You must enable message based data collection in CCS before registering a CCS Agent for message based data collection. You must perform the following steps to enable message based data collection in CCS.

Perform the following procedures before enabling message based data collection:

Install the CCS Application Server. See Installing the CCS Suite.

Install the CCS Manager. You can install the CCS Manager along with the CCS Application Server on a single computer, See Installing the CCS Suite.

You can add a CCS Manager to an existing installation of the CCS Application Server, See Adding or upgrading CCS components.

You can install a stand-alone CCS Manager. See Installing a stand-alone CCS Manager for a scale out deployment of CCS.

To enable message based data collection

  1. Double-click the shortcut icon of the CCS Console on the computer desktop.

  2. In the launched Select Symantec Control Compliance Suite Server dialog box, enter the following:

    • Application Server

      Enter the name of the computer on which the CCS Application Server is installed.

    • TCP\IP port

      Enter the port number of the computer that hosts the CCS Application Server. By default, the port is 1431.

  3. Click OK to launch the CCS Console.

  4. Go to Settings > General.

  5. In the General view, on the left panel, click Application Configuration > Standards.

  6. On the right panel, under CCS Standard Settings, check Enable message based content.

  7. Go to the System Topology > Grid View or System Topology > Map View.

  8. Right-click the CCS Manager to be configured for message based data collection, and click Edit Settings.

  9. In the Edit Settings dialog box, in the left pane, under Symantec CCS Manager, click Basic.

  10. On the CCS Manager - Basic panel, in the Configure Message Based Content section, enter the ESM password.

    You need to provide the ESM password while registering a CCS Agent for message based data collection.

  11. Confirm the ESM password, and then click Apply

  12. Click Save to save the changes.

See Installing the application modules on CCS Agent on Windows.

See Installing the application modules on CCS Agent on UNIX.

See Installing the application modules on CCS Agent on Windows in silent mode.

See Installing the application modules on CCS Agent on UNIX in silent mode.

See Importing security content on CCS Manager using the importcontent utility.

See CCS Suite deployment sequence .

See About upgrading an RMS deployment.

See About upgrading an ESM deployment.


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