Installing SiteMinder Monitor for Wily Introscope

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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This document details how to install and configure the SiteMinder Monitor Module for Wily Introscope on a Policy Server.

Before installing the SiteMinder Monitor you should download and Install Wily Introscope on the machine.


Extract the installer

Use the command tar -xvf tarfile.tar to extract the installer

# tar -xvf CAWilySiteMinderManager_Solaris_Installer.tar
x install.bin 105812146 bytes, 206665 tape blocks

Modify the properties file

Make a copy of extracted from the archive and call it

# cp

Using your favorite text editor edit the file you just created.

Find the line titled USER_INSTALL_DIR and input the location of your Inroscope instllation.


Search the file for WSAgent, here you will find the feature list pictured below.
Modify the parameter titled CHOSEN_INSTALL_FEATURE_LIST= specifying a coma separated list of the features to be installed. In this case we will only install the policy server monitor PolMon.

Figure 1

Search the file for SMM_NETE_PS_ROOT, this defines the root of the SiteMinder installation.

Modify the value to indicate the root of your SiteMinder system (The netegrity/siteminder or ca/siteminder folder).


Save the modified properties file

Running the installer

Using the command ./install.bin -i silent run the installer

# ./installer.bin -i silent 

Wait for the installer to complete

Adding the Event Handler

Use the ./stop-all command in the SiteMinder folder to stop any running policy servers.

# ./stop- all
The SiteMinder Executive

From SiteMinder's BIN directory start SMConsole with the ./smconsole command.

# cd bin 
# ./smconsole

Click the "Advanced" tab.

Figure 2

Under "Event Handlers" Click the browse button.

Figure 3

Browse to siteminder/lib and select

Figure 4

Click "ok" to add the event handler.

Click "Apply" to save the changes to your SiteMinder configuration.

Click "Ok" to close smconsole.

Using the ./start-all command start the policy server.

# .start- all 
SiteMinder policy Server is running
SiteMinder Health Monitor is running

Congratulations, You have now installed the Wily Introscope SiteMinder module.
You should now able to monitor this Policy server from Wily Introscope.