Data source settings
 
Type
The Observer Platform application used as a data source must be specified.
 
Observer collect network trending data from a GigaStor, Observer, or Expert Probe.
GigaFlow monitors end-user experience and network security.
 
Name
This name is configured and provided by the data source.
Probe ID
The unique probe ID generated during installation of Observer or OI, which it reported to Apex.
Probe ID is not shown until the first time the asset connects.
Connection State
Displays the status of the network connection between Apex and this data source.
This indicator always shows current information. You will not need to refresh the web page.
Host
The host address of the data source.
Example: 203.0.113.148 -or- mintw028.example.net
Valid Input: Valid addresses include IPv4, IPv6, or DNS name.
Username
This name is configured and provided by the data source.
Password
The password for the user name used to connect to this data source.
These user names and passwords are maintained by the data source and not Apex.