Manage Access to Monitored Servers

Perform the following tasks in the Server Monitoring section to manage access to the servers that the User-ID agent monitors for user mapping information.
Task
Description
Display server information
For each monitored server, the User Mapping page displays the Status of the connection from the User-ID agent to the server. After you
Add
a server, the firewall tries to connect to it. If the connection attempt is successful, the Server Monitoring section displays Connected in the Status column. If the firewall cannot connect, the Status column displays an error condition, such as
Connection refused
or
Connection timeout
.
For details on the other fields that the Server Monitoring section displays, see Configure Access to Monitored Servers.
Add
To Configure Access to Monitored Servers,
Add
each server that the User-ID agent will monitor for user mapping information.
Delete
To remove a server from the user mapping process (discovery), select the server and
Delete
it.
Tip
: To remove a server from discovery without deleting its configuration, edit the server entry and clear
Enabled
.
Discover
You can automatically
Discover
Microsoft Active Directory domain controllers using DNS. The firewall will discover domain controllers based on the domain name entered in the
Device
Setup
Management
page,
General Settings
section,
Domain
field. After discovering a domain controller, the firewall creates an entry for it in the Server Monitoring list; you can then enable the server for monitoring.
The
Discover
feature works for domain controllers only, not Exchange servers or eDirectory servers.

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