Choose the pattern version

Choose which pattern version Service Mapping uses for discovery.

Before you begin

Role required: admin or sm_admin

About this task

Every time you modify and save a discovery pattern, you create a new version of this pattern. By default, Service Mapping uses the latest version for discovery, but you can also choose which version to use.


  1. Navigate to Service Mapping > Administration > Discovery Patterns.
  2. Click the required pattern.
    The form for this pattern opens.
  3. Click the Pattern tab.

    Accessing the Pattern tab
  4. Scroll down to the Versions section.
    The state of the active pattern version that Service Mapping uses is Current.
    The state of the active pattern version
  5. Click the version you want to use.
  6. Click Revert to this version under Related Links.

    Selecting the Revert to this version option

    This pattern version becomes the active version that Service Mapping uses and its state changes to Current.