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Set Status For Asset Component

Created: 13 Jun 2012 • Updated: 15 May 2014
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Component definition

This component is used to set the status of an asset in the SMP.

Component icon

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Definition of component input value or values

The inputs for this component are on the Configuration tab.  

"varasset" should be the "AltirisOutput7.Asset" data type.  This input should be introduced upstream and can be created by using a mapping component, or by using a component such as the "Get Asset By Ids Component" or the "Get Resource for SMP" component configured to use the "Asset" resource type.

"varstatus" should be the "AltirisOutput7.FixedAssetStatusResourceType" data type.  This input should be introduced upstream and can be created by using a mapping component, or by using a component such as the "Get Status for Asset Component" or the "Get Resource for SMP" component configured to use the "FixedAssetStatusResourceType" resource type.

Configuration
Input value name Input value data type Example format
varasset AltirisOutput7.Asset Complex Data Type
varstatus AltirisOutput7.FixedAssetStatusResourceType Complex Data Type

 

Definition of component output value or values

There is no output from this component.

Connection information

The SMP connection information for this component is also configured on the General tab.  By default, this component populates these 3 fields with the global SMP connection values.  These default values must be initialized upstream with a "Create SMP Credentials" component if the global values are to be used.

General
Field value name Field value data type Generated global variable name
Notification Server Name Text/String NotificationServer
Security Token ProxySecurityToken NSAuthenticationToken
Use HTTPS Boolean/Logical NSUsesHTTPS

Component settings

There are no additional settings for this component.

Use case

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Change Status for an Asset (Form)

A technician portal has been created to allow a tech to change the status on an asset in the SMP.  This component can be used to set the new status after a technician selects the status and submits.

[Example 2]

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