Ping a System

Version 1
    Task NamePing a system to see if it is alive
    DescriptionPing a system to see if it is alive
    Prerequisites
    1. Tested on 5.2.0.2
    CategoryWorkflow (and tasks)
    ComponentsPing a system to see if it is alive

    Instructions for Regular Workflow Use:

    1. Download the attached .ZIP file below to your computer. *Remember the location of the saved file on your computer.
    2. Unzip the file on your computer. Should end up with a .WFD file.
    3. Log in to UCS Director as a user that has "system-admin" privileges.
    4. Navigate to "Policies-->Orchestration" and click on "Import".
    5. Click "Browse" and navigate to the location on your computer where the .WFD file resides. Choose the .WFD file and click "Open".
    6. Click "Upload" and then "OK" once the file upload is completed. Then click "Next".
    7. Click the "Select" button next to "Import Workflows". Click the "Check All" button to check all checkboxes and then the "Select" button.
    8. Click "Submit".
    9. A new folder should appear in "Policies-->Orchestration" that contains the imported workflow.

     

     

    Workflow:

     

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    Execution of workflow:

     

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    Execution when system is found:

     

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    Execution fi system is not found:

     

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