Setting up the dashboard
Accessing the settings
The ‘Settings’ page allows administrators access to the Dashboards settings, such as SMTP server, LDAP/AD details and licensing information.
Change a section’s settings, then click the
Repeat this for each section you wish to change
Name of customer/administrator
Customer site location
Location of cluster
Customer support email
E-mail address that tickets will come from when sent to the support system
The name of the cluster, shown on the Dashboard
Cluster node count
Number of nodes in the cluster
Domain authentication information is no longer required to list Active Directory users, as this is gathered with the credentials used when the system was set up.
Loads local users/groups into the user/groups list if enabled
Ignore domain users & groups in PAM
For legacy systems that use the old method for gathering AD users
Enable UID/GID filtering
Enable to filter UIDs and GIDs when collecting users and groups
Set the UID range to collect users from
Set the GID range to collect groups from
The FQDN or IP for a SMTP server to use for sending support requests
The port to use for sending via SMTP
The username/email to authenticate with when sending via the SMTP server. Leave blank if no authentication is used.
The password to authenticate with when sending via the SMTP server. Leave blank if no authentication is used
Use TLS/SSL when establishing connection to mail server
The e-mail addresses that alerts will be sent to
Automatically create support tickets on errors
When enabled, a ticket will be created in the event system enters a failed state
Send status and performance stats to 7fivefive
Allows for remote monitoring of system vitals and status
See the dashboard users section for more information.
See the licensing section for more information.