• Provide a high-contrast switch for BMC Discovery GUI

    Product Team Review
    23 votes
    Since version 11.0 and the complete overhaul of the GUI, the contrast of some elements is rather low for people with aging eyes. It would be nice if there was a user-defined switch providing a higher-contrast GUI in g...
    Bernard Stern
    last modified by Bernard Stern
  • The tw_passwd command does not inherit all of the common options

    Hello,   Reading the documentation on the tw_passwd utility and it mentions this: The tw_passwd utility enables you to change the password of a specified user interface user. To use the utility, type the follow...
    Shane Faulkner
    last modified by Shane Faulkner
  • cat ghost > /dev/null

    Just a quick note about a new Tomcat vulnerability that appeared, called Ghostcat: CVE-2020-1938. Of course it has a cute logo.   It affects any Tomcat application server that is running the AJP connector, which...
    Nick Smith
    last modified by Nick Smith
  • Upload CA signed HTTPS Cert with multiple SANS

    Discovery 11.1, security requested that instead of just using the CN for our cluster VIP, that we would also add alternate server names(SANs) to the cert. The GUI does not allow you to do this, but I found a way to mo...
    Patrick O'Callaghan
    last modified by Patrick O'Callaghan
  • VPN scans, only want IP/NIC/MAC from VPN or Ethernet connection

    I am using (RHEL6) and am trying to filter out just the IP/NIC Name & Desc/MAC from connected client.  Primary looking to filter out Wi-Fi/Wireless data. Below are two attempts but, no success, a...
    Gene Slaughter
    last modified by Gene Slaughter
  • Tags

    Hi,   I hope all you are doing well !   Earlier I had already discussed about Tags but that time it was different and we also dropped the idea to sync Tags to CMDB. So again this one came and and I worked...
    Vishnu Parihar
    last modified by Vishnu Parihar
  • Ability to force the Outpost use for a particular Scan

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    7 votes
    Hi Discovery Community,   I would like to share with you this Idea about the capacity for BMC Helix Discovery to force the choice (with an option) of the Outpost in order to perform a scan. This idea is provide...
    Benjamin ATTAL
    last modified by Benjamin ATTAL
  • Team Password Management Vault for Helix Discovery

    1 vote
    Hello,   Our company uses TPM to manage its passwords. Could Discovery to interface with this software, as well like other Vault Providers (Cyber-Ark, ...)    You can find information about this soft...
    Francois SUTRE
    last modified by Francois SUTRE
  • UI based configuration of Appliance Certificates

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    2 votes
    BMC Discovery uses self signed certificates to encrypt communication between system components (appliances, windows proxies). I don't refer to certificates used to encrypt the communication between discovery and targ...
    Danny Fleer
    last modified by Danny Fleer
  • Enhancements to Common Data Model - 19.08

    Hello Team,   Could you please help me to understand how Discovery will sync below attributes to the ITSM 19.08 isVirtual isDR   I am not able to understand whether we are extracting above attributes va...
    Hitesh Jha
    last modified by Hitesh Jha
  • Addition of more cloud providers in cloud / API level discovery

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    7 votes
    Hi Team,   Can we please include more cloud providers like Alibaba, IBM, Oracle, Vmware clouds etc to the existing collection of Discovery supported cloud providers?   Regards, Sreejith
    Sreejith Sasidharan
    last modified by Sreejith Sasidharan
  • BMC Helix Discovery: How can customers check the current license usage?

    This document contains official content from the BMC Software Knowledge Base. It is automatically updated when the knowledge article is modified. PRODUCT: BMC Helix Discovery COMPONENT: BMC Discovery APPLIES ...
    Knowledge Admin
    last modified by Knowledge Admin
  • Scanning two vlans with same nodes/servers connected to both

    Hi   What is the behavior of BMC Discovery (11.3) when a node is scanned through two diferents IPs  belonging to diferent vlans?   (I´m sure is documented but i can´t find it)
    Carlos Pascual
    last modified by Carlos Pascual
  • When is LastScanDate populated?

    This document contains official content from the BMC Software Knowledge Base. It is automatically updated when the knowledge article is modified. PRODUCT: BMC Discovery APPLIES TO: BMC Atrium Discovery and Depe...
    Knowledge Admin
    last modified by Knowledge Admin
  • Cluster location recommendations for virtual appliances

    Is there any further guidance available on the recommended location of virtual appliances, used to form a discovery cluster?   Typically, we try and place all of our virtual appliance VMs which form a discovery ...
    Mark Lemar
    last modified by Mark Lemar
  • Embedded quotes

    Hi I am trying to use the following commands in a pattern to pull NFS stats.  The issue is that to get the tpl to load I have to change the quotes from the original, command and it errors.    The comm...
    Neil Rathbone
    last modified by Neil Rathbone
  • BMC Discovery 11.x Fundamentals Application Modeling: Seats Available

    Week Starting April 20 2020  We have few more seats available in the following Instructor-Led Online class in:   BMC Discovery 11.x: Fundamentals Application Modeling   About the Course: This course...
    Nabonita Roy Kambli
    last modified by Nabonita Roy Kambli
  • Exclude duplicate IPs from scans when using CIDR ranges

    Not Planned
    15 votes
    The "Add a new run" feature already excludes duplicate IP addresses when individual IPs are put into the RANGE window.  I would like to have a checkbox added (checked by default) that says "Remove duplicates" tha...
    last modified by CHARLES MICKLAVZINA
  • Microsoft AD LDAP integration - multiple domains

    I'm looking to integrate BMC Discovery with an MS AD LDAP implementation.   This would be with a view to authenticating & authorizing users from multiple, trusted global domains.  I understand ...
    Mark Lemar
    created by Mark Lemar
  • TPL search query error

    Hi ,   I am writing a TPL for getting custom attributes for software instances. I am facing issue in below search query traversal.   instance_name := search (in SoftwareInstance traverse InferredElement:I...
    Guhapriyan VD
    last modified by Guhapriyan VD