BMC Discovery provides a wealth of information out of the box, without having to make any changes. However, in some cases it is necessary to modify the data that is being presented in Discovery or being sent to the CMDB.
These modifications are often done with custom patterns. The Pattern Language (TPL) is very powerful and allows for many types of changes to be made to Discovery and its data.
Writers of custom patterns may benefit from the following tips and hints:
Knowledge Articles (may require a login to a BMC Support account):