Note: The information in this topic applies to NetWitness Platform Version 11.7 and Later.
The (Configure) > Policies view contains two tabs: Groups and Policies.
What do you want to do?
|User Role||I want to...||Documentation|
|Administrator||set up a host.|
|Administrator||maintain a host.||Maintaining Hosts|
|maintain a service.|
|Administrator||Centrally Create and Maintain Service Policy.*|
* You can perform these tasks in the current view.
Below is an example of the Policies tab:
For more information, see Filter Policies.
Policy List Pane
• Description – Description of the policy.
• Category – Type of policies applied.
• Service Type – Displays the service type to which the policy is applied.
• Groups - Lists the group to which this policy is applied.
• Policy Status – Status of the policy. The values are: Published, Unpublished, Failed, N/A.
• Last Updated – Displays the time when the policy is updated.
• Updated By – The user who updated the policy.
You can also sort on any column. If you mouse over a column header, a sort icon is displayed: . Click the icon to sort by the selected column.
Policy Details Pane
Displays the properties of the selected policy.
Note: Click the row to view the Properties panel for a policy.
Below is an example of the Create Policy dialog.
The table describes the information and options in the Create Policy dialog.
|Policy Type||Displays the policy type.|
|Policy Name||Name of the policy. The name should be unique.|
|Policy Description (Optional)||Description of the policy. Description should not exceed 8000 characters.|
|Service Type||Displays the type of the service. Available options are Log Decoder, Decoder, and Concentrator.|
Save and Close
Saves the settings and closes the Create Policy dialog.
Displays the settings of the service based on the category, for example, Database, Decoder and so on.
The following describes Default settings:
|Common Settings||Displays the common settings of the service. By default, it is disabled.|
Lists the selected settings for customization. Click to add the setting.
Update the value based on your requirement.
Displays the list of group associated with the policy. A group is disabled if it is already assigned to another policy.
|Selected Group||Lists the selected groups. Click to add groups.|
|Save and Close||Saves the settings and closes the Assign to Group dialog.|
|Save and Publish||
Saves and publishes the created policy.
Note: This option is disabled if: