Orion

Jun 202013
 
SolarWinds Orion Webconsole slow...

Well, that is very common complain. And in majority, and I mean majority cases I came across it is related to the way system’s environment is set up. Starting from the fact that everybody is going virtual without serious review of requirements to meet expectations, to simple DNS mistakes. So to highlight how to go about it:

  1. check OS itself
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Jun 182013
 
SolarWinds Orion NCM, scripts and prompt

Sometimes you are going through scripts and these guys sometimes go to context where it actually changes prompt and that is causing NCM to stop understand what’s going on and in turn to disconnect from device and script not completing.

To suppress prompt checking use:

${DisablePromptDetection}
and then at the end
${EnablePromptDetection}

It is important to enable checking back as … MORE

Apr 172013
 
SolarWinds Orion WirelessSwitchPortMapping (table)

Below is a SQL query to create WirelessSwitchPortMapping (view) in Orion NPM database:

SET ANSI_NULLS ON
GO
SET QUOTED_IDENTIFIER ON
GO
CREATE VIEW [dbo].[WirelessSwitchPortMapping]
AS
SELECT
ISNULL(wl_con.Controller_Name,'') as [Controller Name],
ISNULL(wl_con.Controller_IPAddress,'') as [Controller Source IP Address],
CASE WHEN wl_con.ID IS NOT NULL THEN CAST(n.[Description] AS NVARCHAR(512)) ELSE ''
END AS [Controller Description], -- description from Nodes table, it can be 
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