You can set up file shares to import data into the user interface.

You create a file share on a separately-managed machine outside of the user interface and then add it on the Locations page.

After the file share has been added to the system, the contents are imported either automatically or manually, depending on the functionality involved.

There are two types of file shares that support various functions:

Type

Used For:

Agents

Agent software update - Agent files are automatically downloaded into the file share, imported in the system, and made available on the Assignments page. See Update Agents for an Assignment.

Applications/Images

App Volumes integration - You copy AppStacks into the file share and then import them on the Locations page. See Import Applications Using App Volumes.