Installing and Updating the Power Agent on Windows Systems

We have had several inquiries about silent installs and updates for the Sightline Power Agents. Silent installs and updates for Windows Power Agents are accomplished by creating a response file, documented here.

Firewall Settings for Sightline Communication

A frequently asked question for us here at Sightline is, what ports do I need for communication between the EDM and the Power Agent?   Sightline uses TCP/IP to communicate between EDM and the Power Agents and firewall rules… Read More

Using Workloads in Sightline

Workloads are a powerful tool in the Sightline software suite. But what exactly are workloads, and what can you do with them? Workloads allow you to combine processes into a logical group for reporting and tracking resource utilization…. Read More

Sightline Power Agents for Linux and Windows Systems

Software Releases Sightline is pleased to announce the release of the Sightline Power Agent for Linux Systems, version 6.5.6. This is the initial release of the Sightline Power Agent for SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 11, Red Hat Enterprise… Read More

Alerts Post-Processing in EDM

Sightline EDM provides a powerful alerting system, enabling you to send notifications based on the threshold conditions that meet the needs of your environment, as well as tracking of active and resolved alerts. EDM also provides notification when… Read More

Using Workloads in Sightline

Workloads are a powerful tool in the Sightline software suite. But what exactly are workloads, and what can you do with them? We’d like to take this opportunity to explore workloads… how workloads are defined, what information is… Read More

What EDM can do for you

We wanted to give you an overview of the features you’ll see in EDM — a couple of old favorites and some new additions: views, ACLs, vCenter monitoring, Alert Status, Utilization and capacity reports and forecasting. The Alert Status… Read More

Sightline Power Agents for Linux Systems

We’re pleased to announce the release of new Power Agents for Linux Systems. This release includes updates for all 6.5.x Power Agents for Linux Systems. Fixes in these kits include multiple protomgr updates: Fixed a bug where corrupt… Read More

Sightline Power Agent for Stratus VOS Systems

We’re pleased to announce the release of the Sightline Power Agent for Stratus VOS Systems, version 6.5.46.3 for OpenVOS 17. This release includes XML improvements for monitoring ftScalable storage arrays, improvements to the upgrade process, and other minor fixes. The… Read More

Monitoring VMware vCenter with Sightline

Sightline offers in-depth monitoring of your entire virtual environment. We utilize two different strategies to provide you with the best overall view of your virtual environment. First, we look at your vCenter Servers to provides an overview of… Read More