Any problems running on-premise agents and AE in cloud?

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Article ID: 206679

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Products

CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine

Issue/Introduction

Requirements:

Moving WPs, CPs, and Automic database in the cloud.

Agents will continue to be on-premise behind a proxy.  Are there any problems or requirements with having on-premise agents connecting to the Automation Engine in the cloud?

Environment

Release : 12.3

Component : AUTOMATION ENGINE

Resolution

The requirements in this situation are that:

  • The agents be able to communicate with the CPs and
  • The CPs be able to communicate with the agents
  • The network connection between the agents and CPs are good
  • The agent server needs to be able to connect to anything the agents should connect to (3rd party apps like Informatica, Peoplesoft, etc...  or databases for SQL agents)