Every instance of the IBM Tivoli Monitoring product contains the ITM basic services component. One service that this component provides is the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) architecture. This allows ITM instances to register functions that can be invoked from another ITM instance using RPC.
Because of this, each ITM instance has the capability to act as a client that sends requests to other ITM instances, or as a server that accepts requests from other ITM instances.
When an agent connects to its monitoring server... [More]