Create CI Identifier rules

CI identifier rules define what fields contain matching data. They are evaluated by lowest Order value first.

Before you begin

Role required: sn_sec_cmn_admin

About this task


  1. Navigate to Security Operations > CMDB > CI Identifier Rules.
  2. Click New.
  3. Fill in the fields on the form, as appropriate.
    Field Description
    Table The name of the table in the CMDB.
    Choices are:
    • Computer
    • Configuration Item
    • Hardware
    • IP address
    • Network Adapter
    Field Select a field that contains information that can be used to locate a CI. This field may be on the CI record, or on a related record, such as a network adapter.
    Order Specify the order of precedence for the rule. Matches with the lowest order are evaluated first.