Enable and configure a CMDB Health Dashboard job

Enable and configure the jobs that process CMDB health tests, to start calculating CMDB health scores for the completeness, compliance, correctness, and relationship KPI. These health scores are then aggregated into the overall CMDB health report.

Before you begin

Role required: admin

About this task

In the base system, CMDB Health Dashboard jobs are disabled by default. Enable and configure the respective job for the CMDB health KPI that you want data collected and aggregated for. You can schedule a job to run on a recurring schedule, or execute it once at any time.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Configuration > CMDB Dashboard > CMDB View, and then click CMDB Health Dashboard Jobs.
  2. Select a job that you want to enable or configure.
    CMDB Health Dashboard job Description
    CMDB Health Dashboard - Completeness Score Calculation Script for calculating the completeness KPI of CMDB health.
    CMDB Health Dashboard - Compliance Score Calculation Script for calculating the compliance KPI of CMDB health.
    CMDB Health Dashboard - Correctness Score Calculation Script for calculating the correctness KPI of CMDB health.
    CMDB Health Dashboard - Relationship Score Calculation Script for calculating the CI relationships KPI of CMDB health.
    CMDB Health Dashboard - Relationship Compliance Processor Script for calculating compliance of relationships with suggested relationships, and with hosting and containment rules.
  3. Review the default configuration, and update as necessary.
    Field Description
    Name Job name. It is recommended that you do not modify the job's name.
    Active Select to activate the job.
    Run Configure recurring schedule of job execution, or select On Demand.
    Time If Active is selected, set the time (hour, minute, and second) to run the job.
    Conditional If selected, the scripted condition must evaluate to true before the job can run.
    Run this script The job's script. Modifications to the script are not recommended.
  4. Click Execute Now to run the job once immediately.

Result

After you enable a CMDB Health Dashboard job, the results for the KPI are aggregated and displayed in the CMDB dashboard and CI dashboard, at the CMDB, class, and CI levels.