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Opalis Integration Pack for CA Spectrum 8.1 > Objects > Get Device

Get Device
The Get Device object retrieves the information about devices managed by CA Spectrum according to criteria that you specify.
How it is used
Use the Get Device object to determine which to retrieve data about devices and then operate on those devices based on information in your policies.
Configuration
To configure the Get Device object you need to know the name of the connection to the CA Spectrum server that you will use, and the search criteria for the device that you want to retrieve.
Details tab
 
Name
Click the ellipsis button (...) and browse for the CA Spectrum connection that you want to use.
Filters
Create the criteria that you will use to trigger this object when matching values are found. Follow the instructions below.
Select Fields
Click to select the data that will be device information that will be published when this object executes.
To add a filter:
1.
Click Add. The Add Filter dialog appears.
2.
From the Field drop-down list, select the field that you want to search in.
3.
From the Relation drop-down list, select the type of relation that you want to use in your search.
4.
In the Value field, type or select the value that will be compared to the item that you selected from the Field drop-down list and click OK. The filter is added to the list.
5.
To edit or remove filters from the list, click Edit or Remove, respectively.
Available Published Data
 
Name
Description
Connection Name
The name of the server connection that you used.
Device ID
The ID of the device in the CA Spectrum system.
Device count
The total number of devices returned by the Get Device object.
Server
The name of the server where the alarm that matched the criteria originated.
User
The name of the user account that generated the alarm.
Common Published Data

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