N-central Help

Add a Custom service

  1. Click AdministrationService Management > Custom Services.
  2. Click Add and select one of:
    • Service: Create a custom service with no service items.
    • Service using Stock Service Item: Create a custom service that already has services configured.

    A stock service item is a predefined metric for an EDF, SNMP, or WMI custom service. This includes: CPU, Memory, Process, and UPS services.

  3. Select the type of custom service to be created.
  4. Type a Name and description for the service
  5. Configure the properties of the service as required and click Save.
  6. For more information, see Custom Service Properties.

If you delete a custom service, SolarWinds N-central removes all associated instances of the service from any device, and deletes all collected historical data.