The collector centralizes the agents data and extends the agent feature set with monitoring, mass-actions, forms, configuration management, provisioning, reporting and accounting.
The collector is a web application available either in SaaS mode or in client-hosted mode. It is licensed under the Apache 2.0 license (https://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0).
Internet collector account configuration¶
Account registration the SaaS collector at https://collector.opensvc.com is open to all.
A newly created account has no privilege to see other users services. You have to ask email@example.com to add filters to your account so you can see your data. Filtering is based on domainnames patterns. You can declare as many domains as you need. The email address you setup during registration is important : it is used by the collector alarming subsystem as a mail sink for services you are responsible of.
Object types are icon and color coded using the following convention.
Popups and panels¶
By convention, every popups, side panels, header panels and table extralines can be closed with the
The collector maintains a stack of those elements. When one is opened, it gets pushed to the stack. And the
<ESC> keypress pops from the stack, closing the last opened element.
Widgets generic tools¶
Display in the flash header panel an url to load this widget directly and in full page layout
Grow the widget to fill the full space after the header (the layout), replacing the current content. The tool is replaced by the shrinker tool.
Shrink, after a fullscreen tool use. Return the widget to its original parent. Restore the previous layout content. The tool is replaced by the fullscreen tool.
Close the widget.