How to add additional UIM CI Types to the UIM connector configuration

Document ID : KB000044529
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Question:

How can I add additional UIM CI Types to the UIM Connector Configuration that the CIs are getting published into SOI ?

Environment:

SOI 3.3 and 4.0

UIM Connector 3.5.0.131

UIM 8.x

Answer:

1. Determine the ci_type and ci_description

    run the following query in SQL Management Studio for CA_UIM Database

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2. open the file ci_type_mapping.properties in the folder

\CA\Catalyst\CatalystConnector\registry\topology\physical\<hostname>_CatalystConnector\modules\configuration

add the following line:

1.4=System.Service;Application

save the modification

2. open the file nimsoftconnector_policy.xml in the folder

\CA\Catalyst\CatalystConnector\registry\topology\physical\<hostname>_CatalystConnector\modules\policy

 

add the following line into the block <EventClass name="Item">

           <EventClass name="Item">

                   <Classify>

                           <Field input='class' pattern='System\.Service.*' output='eventtype' outval='Application' />

                   </Classify>

save the modification

 3. Restart the CA Catalyst Container save the modification Service on the UIM Connector Server.