Create the Version file for the application profile discovery example

After creating the environment file, create the ADP version file.

About this task

Note: Do not save the version file in the same directory as the environment file. Discovery cannot process version data found in the environment directory.

Procedure

  1. In an XML editor, open the version file template and complete it for the ResourceNow application using the following values:
    OptionDescription
    Version: Enter the version number for this application. For this example, enter 2.0.
    Application: Use the application name that should appear in the CMDB. In this example, the application is called ResourceNow.
    Type: Leave the default as version.
    Label: Enter a descriptive name. For this example, enter ResourceNow 2.0.
    Description: Describe the purpose of the application briefly. For this example, enter Human Resources management application.
    Ownership: Add the name of an existing group from the Group [sys_user_group] table responsible for managing this application. For this example, enter Enterprise Applications.
  2. Give this file the same name as entered in the environment file as the version target.
    In this example, use ResourceNow_version.xml.
    Version file example
  3. Save the file in the /APD_version directory created in Create the APD Directories.