Services Config View - General Tab

The General tab for the Workbench service provides a way to manage basic service configuration. To access the General tab, go to netwitness_adminicon_25x22.png (Admin) > Services > select a service and select netwitness_ic-actns.png > View > Config.

Workflow

These are the basic steps for configuring and managing a Workbench service.

This workflow shows the end-to-end licensing process.

What do you want to do?

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Administrator

*Create and restore Workbench service collections.

Managing Collections

Administrator *View Workbench logs and collection statistics. Managing Collections

Administrator

*Process Workbench collections.

Managing Collections

*You can perform this task here.

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Quick Look

The General tab has two panels:

  • System Configuration
  • Workbench Configuration

The following figure is an example of the General tab.

Example of the General tab that shows the System Configuration and Workbench Configuration panels.

System Configuration Panel

The System Configuration panel displays configuration parameters for the Workbench service. The following table describes the System Configuration panel features.

Parameter Description
Compression When set to a positive value, the minimum amount of bytes before a message is compressed. 0 means no compression for any message. Change takes effect on subsequent connections.
Port The unencrypted port this service will listen on. 0 means disabled. Change takes effect on service restart.
SSL FIPS Mode Determines whether the OpenSSL library will enter FIPS mode. Change takes effect on service restart.
SSL Port The SSL port this service will listen on. 0 means disabled. Change takes effect on service restart.
Stat Update Interval Determines how often (in milliseconds) statistic nodes are updated in the system. Change takes effect immediately.
Threads The number of threads in the thread pool to handle incoming requests. Change takes effect immediately.

Workbench Configuration Panel

The Workbench Configuration panel displays configuration parameters for the Workbench collections. The following table describes the Workbench Configuration panel features.

Parameter Description
Collection Timeout The number of seconds before an idle collection is automatically closed.
Max Open Collections The number of collections that can be open at once. A setting of 0 disables the limit.
Apply Updates the modified configurations in the panel.