1999-08-12 22:57:53
Subject: Re: APM
From: Leslie Clark <lclark AT US.IBM DOT COM>
To: nv-l AT lists.tivoli DOT com
Date: Thu, 12 Aug 1999 22:57:53 -0400
Well, I have not done raw MLM in a really long time, but I think the
big difference would be that the APM gives you a graphical
representation of the variable being thresholded, so the node
changes color when it has been exceeded. Also, I don't think
raw MLM will dynamically distribute a policy to new nodes that
join a Collection for which the policy is targeted.  I used  to set
up thresholds first in MLM, where I could see the gory details, then
change it to APM, but APM seems to be a lot more stable these
days and now I set it up directly in APM.

That said, I would think you would still be able to configure each
MLM right from the Netview server using smconfig, rather than
log into each MLM.


Leslie A. Clark
IBM Global Services - Systems Mgmt & Networking

Running Netview 5.1.1 and Framework 3.2

Is there any difference between adding Filter
Tables(and Threshold & Collection Tables) from the APM
rather than the MLM?

Aside from having to login to each MLM opposed to
doing a distribute from APM.

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