Kiwire™ 2.0

Device

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Device

The device module let you add network equipment that reside within your network, devices added will be included in Kiwire™ network monitoring process. To access the device module click on Devices > Device from the navigation. On the device listing module, you may search for specific device by using the search field. 

The field and its function description is listed below.

Field Function
Name A unique name for the equipment.
IP Addr The IP address of the equipment.
Type The type of the equipment.
Enable Enable or disable the function.
Location The address of the equipment.
Description The description for the device.
Action Modules action:

  To edit the device.

  To delete the device.

Add Device

To add a new device, click on “Add Device” button and populate the required fields. Fill in the field to complete the process.

The field and its function description is listed below.

Field Function
Device Type Select the relevant device type for your equipment or device.
Name A unique name or alias for the equipment.

E.g. if the equipment is a wifi access point in 3rd floor , left wing , you may want to call it “level3L-wif1i”.

IP Address The IP address of the equipment.
Monitoring method How is the device being monitored

  • Ping : Kiwire™ will use simple ICMP ping to determined if the device is online or offline.
  • Agent : A software agent or compatible agent is installed into the devices. Kiwire™ will poll the agent or agent will send updates information to Kiwire™ platform.
Address The address of the equipment.
Device Username The username use to access the equipment remotely.
Device Password The password used by the username to access the equipment.
Description The description or remark for the devicet.
Enabled Enabled or disable the monitoring function of this device.
Community Community string to allow SNMP access to this device.
SNMPV The device SNMP version.
MIB Management Information Base (MIB) to be use in the SNMP request.

 Edit/Delete Device

Click the edit icon on the listing screen to edit the device. The edit screen be display which you can edit the setting of the device. Click on the delete icon to delete the device. A prompt will be display to ask for your confirmation to proceed to delete the device. Please exercise with cautions as this not a reversible action.

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