Configuring Additional Device or Interface Properties

Configure additional properties of a device by adding additional fields. This makes device management easy.

  1. Go to Settings → Configuration → Custom Fields. A list of pre-populated fields is shown.
  2. Click Add Fieldbutton on the top right corner and configure the following values.
    1. Field Name: Configure the name of the additional
    2. Field Type: Select the property type (text, numeric and date)
    3. Field Length: Set the length of the field.
    4. Description : Add a meaningful description for the field.
    5. Click Save 

The properties added is applied to all the devices or interfaces.

Device > The additional fields are displayed below Custom Fields in the device snapshot page. 

Interface > The additional fields are displayed below Custom Fields in the interface snapshot page. 

You can import additional field properties from CSV file. Click Import Field Properties from CSV button. Click Browse button in the Import File field and choose the CSV file containing the additional field properties for device or interface.

The additional device / interface properties can only be configured in Standard / Professional edition, this feature is currently not available for Enterprise edition (both Central and Probe).