This section describes how to configure the frequency of the runtime scan.

By default, an HQ Agent runs a runtime scan once a day. A runtime scan may use more resource-intensive methods to detect services than a default scan. For instance, a runtime scan may involve issuing an SQL query or looking up an MBean. To change the frequency of the runtime scan:

Edit the autoinventory.runtime.Scan.interval.millis line in the agent.properties file , and set the desired value in milliseconds.