APM TIM Settings: Reference Listing

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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 Introduction:?

  TIM Settings traditionally have a one- or two-part name and value. If not listed, then the default values are used. A list of TIM Settings can be seen in the TIM log on startup.

 

  Question:

  Is there just one place to look for all TIM Settings?

 

  Environment: All APM releases unless explicitly listed

 

 Answer:

  Here is a list of the key documents on TIM settings. Not all KDs are listed since they were redundant.

 

 1. Config & Admin Guide

  https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/administrating/cem-configuration/configure-introscope-to-work-with-cem/tim-settings-for-customer-experience-metrics

  RTTM TIM Settings for enabling functionality, logging and more

  - BtStats/ForceDisabled

  - BtStats/Enabled

  - BtStats/IntervalInSeconds

  - BtStats/LogLevel

  - BtStats/WriteEmptyFiles

  - BtStats/MaxFileAgeInSeconds

 

  Also see  https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/administrating/cem-configuration/configure-introscope-to-work-with-cem/manage-the-collection-services

  - BtStats/Enabled

 

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/administrating/cem-configuration/managing-system-operations-on-cem/about-cem-events

 - DiskSpace/MinFreeDataSpaceInPercent for freeing up TIM disk space

 

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/administrating/cem-configuration/users-and-groups-on-cem/automatically-assigning-new-users-to-subnet-user-groups

 - ProxyForwardHeader to set the real Client IP address for defects.

 

https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/administrating/cem-configuration/administer-cem/distribute-enterprise-manager-service  

  - TessCollectorIpAddr

  - TessIpAddr -- To set the IP addresses for MOM-TESS and Tim Collector. It also talks about MOM failover and TIM with these fields.

 

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/administrating/cem-configuration/the-default-tess-default-properties-file/other-cem-default-properties

  - timTessCommunication.useSsl -- To enable/disable TIM-TESS EM SSL communication. Set on MOM in tess-default.properties. Added for completeness.

 

 2. APM Security Guide

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/administrating/apm-security/securing-cem/additional-cem-security-tasks

 - MaxDefectRequestBodySize to increase/decrease the request body size.

 

 3. APM Performance and Sizing Guide

  https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/installing/apm-sizing-and-performance-guide/ca-cem-capacity-planning

  - DiskSpace/MinFreeDataSpaceInPercent - Setting when data files are deleted.

  - DiskSpace/ReclaimDataSpaceInPercent -- When data files are deleted, how much space is reclaimed

  - DiskSpace/AgeOutFrequencyInSeconds -- How often Disk space is checked.

 

?4. APM Integration for APM IM

   https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/integrating/apm-integration-for-ca-infrastructure-management/integration-scenarios/connect-ca-apm-to-multi-port-monitor

  - Parallel/UseWorkers - Use workers for MTP

 

 5. APM Installation & Upgrade Guide

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/installing/apm-installation-and-upgrade/manage-the-implementation/distribute-enterprise-manager-services

 - TessCollectorIpAddr

 - TessIpAddr -- To set the IP addresses for MOM-TESS and Tim Collector. It also talks about MOM failover and TIM with these fields.

 

  https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/installing/apm-installation-and-upgrade/installing-apm-tim-napatech-drivers

  - libpcapPath -- Find Pcap library location

 

6. Transaction Definition Guide

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/extending/transaction-definition/identifying-transactions-using-the-http-analyzer-plug-in/about-using-the-http-analyzer-plug-in/handling-xml-data-using-the-http-analyzer-plug-in

 -XML Plug-in Overview

 

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/extending/transaction-definition/defining-transactions/disable-the-xml-parser

 - XmlPlugin/Enabled

 

https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/extending/transaction-definition/about-transaction-identification/monitor-flex-applications

 - Flex Plugin Overview

 

7. Extending

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/extending/transaction-definition/managing-your-transactions/troubleshoot-tips-for-transactions/too-many-missing-response-defects

- IgnoreOnlyRequestErrorComponents setting to help limit the number of missing response defects.

 

https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/extending/transaction-definition/defining-transactions/defining-business-transaction-defects/create-content-error-defects-for-transactions

- ContentTypesForContentErrorDefects -- Set other content types besides text/html

 

https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-3/en/extending/transaction-definition/managing-your-transactions/troubleshoot-tips-for-transactions/troubleshoot-incorrect-business-transaction-time

-  EnableCDNConnectionRSTForBT

 

8. Troubleshooting Guide

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/troubleshooting/transaction-troubleshooting/no-discovery-results-or-slow-performance-for-flex-transactions

 - FlexPlugin

 - FlexAMFXParser

 - FlexAMFResponseParsingForChunkedTypeEnabled

 

9. Glossary

 https://docops.ca.com/ca-apm/10-2/en/getting-started/glossary

 - ProxyForwardHeader

 

10.Other Knowledge Docs

 http://www.ca.com/us/support/ca-support-online/product-content/knowledgebase-articles/tec606479.aspx

 - MaxLogSizeInMB

 

 http://www.ca.com/us/support/ca-support-online/product-content/knowledgebase-articles/tec603778.aspx

 - MaxDefectRequestBodySize

 

http://www.ca.com/us/support/ca-support-online/product-content/knowledgebase-articles/tec604032.aspx 

 - 403 Error and TessCollectorIPAddr/TessIPAddr

 

 http://www.ca.com/us/support/ca-support-online/product-content/knowledgebase-articles/tec1634005.aspx

 - Troubleshooting TIM Issues

 

 http://www.ca.com/us/support/ca-support-online/product-content/knowledgebase-articles/tec1837982.aspx 

 - SiteMinder TIM Settings

 - SiteMinder/AgentMinLifetimeInSeconds

 - SiteMinder/AgentRestartDelayInSeconds

 - SiteMinder/RetryInSeconds

 - SiteMinder/TimeoutInSeconds

 - SiteMinder/TimeoutOffsetInMs 

 - SiteMinder/Trace

 

 http://www.ca.com/us/support/ca-support-online/product-content/knowledgebase-articles/tec1822913.aspx

 - SSL AgeOut

 - SslSessionAgeOutSeconds

 - SslSessionAgeOutCount

 

 http://www.ca.com/us/support/ca-support-online/product-content/knowledgebase-articles/tec1004907.aspx

 - EnableClientIpMatchingForBinding -- What to use for Session Mapping

 

http://www.ca.com/us/support/ca-support-online/product-content/knowledgebase-articles/tec1535444.aspx

- ExitWaitSeconds

 

http://www.ca.com/us/support/ca-support-online/product-content/knowledgebase-articles/tec1166259.aspx

- TraceFilters/ClientIpAddrEnabled  

- TransactionInspection/ClientIpAddrEnabled

- TransactionInspection/ClientIpAddr

- TraceFilters/ClientIpAddr