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Enable traffic-based discovery for a business service

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Enable traffic-based discovery for a business service

Make Service Mapping use traffic-based connections to discover CIs making up a business service.

Before you begin

Role required: sm_admin

About this task

Service Mapping uses traffic-based connections to collect network statistics and perform traffic-based discovery. Not only can Service Mapping discover CIs using patterns, it can also discover them by following traffic connections between CIs. This method is referred to as traffic-based discovery. For more information about how Service Mapping performs traffic-based discovery, see Traffic-based discovery in Service Mapping.


  1. Navigate to Service Mapping > Home.
  2. Click View Your Services on the Completed tile.
  3. Select the relevant business service.
  4. Click Additional Info.
  5. Click the Traffic based discovery check box.
  6. Click Update.