If you are not using all available Sterling B2B Integrator adapters,
you can exclude specific adapters from being monitored by IBM® Sterling Control Center
By excluding unused adapters, you can distinguish between adapters
that are truly down or stopped versus adapters that are unused or
When you install Sterling B2B Integrator,
some of the adapters that are installed are initially down and are
displayed as down or stopped (red) in the Environmental Health widget.
In the Adapter Status Monitor, the adapters are listed with a status
of "Stopped". To monitor these unconfigured and unused adapters, you
need to configure them in Sterling B2B Integrator.
If you do not plan to use these adapters in your environment, remove
them from your list of monitored adapters in IBM Sterling Control Center
- To access a list of down or stopped adapters from the Environmental
Health widget, click Down in the Adapters area
of the chart.
- The Adapter Status Monitor displays a list of down or stopped
The server that is associated with each down or stopped adapter is listed in
the Server column.
- Click .
- Click for the server with adapters you do not wish to
- Click .
- Uncheck the Monitored value for the adapters you don't want monitored by Control
The adapters that you excluded are no longer monitored and
do not display in the Environmental Health widget adapter chart or
status change count, or in the Adapter Status Monitor. To begin monitoring
these adapters, configure them in Sterling B2B Integrator.
After you configure the adapters, add them to the list of monitored
adapters in IBM Sterling Control Center
the applicable Sterling B2B Integrator server.