Configuring the discovery profile

To change the discovery level, update the discovery profile for the KVM sensor. You can disable the discovery of non-running guests to discover only those servers that are running.

  1. From the Discovery Management Console, click the Discovery Profiles icon.
  2. In the Discovery Profiles window, click New.
  3. In the Create New Profile window, type the profile name, description, and click OK.
  4. In the list of sensors, click KVMSensor, and click New.
  5. In the Create Configuration window, type the name and description for your configuration of the KVM sensor, and select the Enable Configuration check box.
  6. In the Configuration section of the Create Configuration window, to configure the sensor to discover only the servers that are running, click discoverNonRunningGuests. Then double-click the Value field in the row, and type false.
  7. Click OK to return to the Discovery Profiles window.
  8. In the Discovery Profiles window, click Save.