USM Inventory grouping

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Article ID: 185994

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NIMSOFT PROBES DX Infrastructure Management

Issue/Introduction

Have noticed that the Device type inventory grouping is changing by itself. Previously have a group named 'HOST'. Now the group name changed to spectrum and the device in the grouping also changed. Where do we set/configure this grouping

Environment

Release : 8.51 /  9.X

Component : UIM - UMP_USM

Resolution


The devices in spectrum global collection used in spectrumgw are classified under spectrum type in USM 
Based on discovery information the devices are automatically classified under different categories for example we use the dedicated column in cm_computer_system to see this 

dedicated
Device
Host
HostSystem
Spectrum
Switch
SwitchRouter
vCenter
VirtualMachine
 


Device Type inventory grouping UI in USM portlet has a limitation of showing up to five groups. It the number of groups are more the 5 the remaining devices will fall in Others group.

Users can filter these devices using "Quick filter" provided in same UI.

Groups are populated based on of devices. Groups are in alphabetical order

Additional Information


KB:Device Types in USM Inventory
https://ca-broadcom.wolkenservicedesk.com/external/article?articleId=143135

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