IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Application Diagnostics, Version 7.1.0.1

Organization of the predefined workspaces


The IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager Agent for WebSphere Applications workspaces for the Tivoli Enterprise Portal define data displays that appear in the Navigator's Physical view. In addition to the workspaces that the Navigator lists, you can reach their subsidiary (that is, secondary) workspaces from the primary workspaces (those listed in the Navigator).


Access the subsidiary workspaces

You can access a primary workspace's subsidiary workspaces by using one or more of the following methods:


From the Navigator:

  1. Select the primary workspace.
  2. Right-click the name of the selected workspace in the Navigator.
  3. Select Workspaces from the context menu.
  4. Select the desired subsidiary workspace.


From the View menu:

  1. Select the primary workspace.

  2. In the menu bar at the top of the Tivoli Enterprise Portal, select View > Workspaces.

  3. Select the desired subsidiary workspace.


From a report:

  1. Select the primary workspace.

  2. If the workspace's report (which displays by default at the bottom of the workspace) contains a link icon to the left of each row, you can either click the icon to navigate to the default subsidiary workspace pertaining to the selected row or right-click the icon and select a subsidiary workspace from the context menu.


From a chart view:

The data displayed in some bar charts and plot charts is linked to subsidiary workspaces. To search for a link, right-click a bar or data point in the chart. If Link to displays in the context menu, you can select a subsidiary workspace pertaining to the data in the chart.


Workspace organization

The hierarchy levels shown in the Navigator depend on how the enterprise customizes the Tivoli Enterprise Portal. However, ITCAM Agent for WebSphere Applications does provide a set of predefined workspaces, which do not require customization. The following list shows the order and hierarchy of the predefined workspaces provided by the IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager Agent for WebSphere Applications Tivoli Enterprise Monitoring Agent. It is a representation of how the predefined workspaces are organized in the Navigator. For more detailed information about a workspace, click its name in the table.

Operating system [for example, Windows]

Additional information: Attribute groups used by the predefined workspaces


Parent topic:

Workspaces for ITCAM Agent for WebSphere Applications