This topic describes the data and controls that appear at the top of the Inventory page for an application.

The properties at the top of the Inventory page for an applications are:

Owner - By default, the vCenter Hyperic user under whose account the resource was added to inventory. Click Change to assign a different resource owner.

When an application is selected, the Tools menu has the following commands:

Delete Application — remove the application from inventory.

Add to Dashboard Favorites — Adds the application to the Favorite Resources portlet on the the current user's Dashboard.

Add to Group — Opens the Group Manager page.

The General Properties section of the Inventory page for an application lists the following information:

Description

Date Created

Location

Date Modified

The General Application section of the Inventory page for an application lists the following information about the application:

Application Type - This property, supported in previous versions of Hyperic, is no longer used.

Engineering Contact - An optional property.

Business Owner - The date the application was created.

IT Operations Contact - The date the application was last modified and the user who modified it.

The Service Counts section of the Inventory page for an application lists the total number of services in the application and the number of services of each service type.

The Services section of the Inventory page for an application lists the following information for each of the services in the application:

Name

Entry Point - Whether the service is the entry point for the application.

Service Type

Res Type

Host Server - Name of the server where the service runs.

Availability

You can update the application in one of the following ways:

To add services to the application, click Add to List---the Edit ApplicationName appears.

To remove one or more services from the application, click the box to the left of each service you wish to delete, and click Delete.

The Groups Containing This Resource section of the Inventory page for an application lists the groups to which it belongs:

To view the inventory page for a group to which the application belongs, click the group's name.

Click Add To List to select the groups to which you wish to add the application.

To remove the application from a group, checkmark the group, and click Remove From List.

The Group Manager, which appears when you click Add to List on the Groups Containing This Resource section of a resource's Inventory page, lists the groups to which you can add the application. Only groups that contain applications appear on the list, and only those that do not already contain the current application.