This document explains how PCM publishes scan results that are sent to the PCM Client Manager.
The client displays the ASCII text based reports that the agent sends without interpretation. The client stores the results of the complete audit in a text file (Audit Cache) for viewing at a later time.
The architecture on the Open VMS platform differs from other platforms. On Open VMS there is a gateway process and requests are reformatted and sent via the DECNet protocol.