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List of Dell Security Management Server Virtual \ Dell Data Protection Virtual Edition Components and Logs

As a Dell Security Management Server Virtual (formerly Dell Data Protection | Virtual Edition) best practice, restart the services any time a settings change is made. This article describes what the Dell Securit Management Server Virtual services are and where they are located.

Affected Products:

Dell Security Management Server Virutal
Dell Data Protection | Virtual Edition

Affected Versions:

9.x and earlier

The following table describes each Service and its function.

Component Name Description
Dell Message Broker Enterprise Server Bus
Dell Identity Server Handles domain authentication requests.

Dell Compatibility Server

A Service for managing the enterprise architecture.

Dell Console Web Services Supports Dell Security Management Server communication with the Dell Compatibility Server.
Dell Security Server Provides the mechanism for controlling commands and communication with Active Directory. Used to communicate with the Dell Policy Proxy.
Dell Compliance Reporter Provides an extensive view of the environment for auditing and compliance reporting.
Dell Core Server A Service for managing the enterprise architecture.
Dell Inventory Server Processes the inventory queue.
Dell Forensic Server Provides web services for Forensic API.
Dell Policy Proxy Provides a network-based communication path to deliver security policy updates and inventory updates.

To check the status of Dell Security Management Server Services, from the the Main Menu, select Server Status.

View Logs

To check the following logs, in the Main Menu, select View Logs.

System Logs

  • Syslog Log
  • Mail Log
  • Vsftpd Log
  • Auth Log (SSH)
  • Postgres Log
  • Monitor Log

Server Logs

  • Compatibility Server
  • Console Server
  • Security Server
  • Message Broker
  • Core Server
  • Compliance Reporter
  • Local Server
  • Inventory Server
  • Forensic Server
  • Proxy Logs
Note: If the data base customizer process fails, servers move to the Execution Failed state. To check the data base customizer log, in the Main Menu, select View Logs.

Additional reference information may be found in the DDP Enterprise Server - Virtual Edition Quick Start Guide and Installation Guide

For additional support, US based customer can call Dell Data Security ProSupport at: 877.459.7304 Ext. 4310039 or you may also contact us via the Chat Portal. For support outside the US, reference ProSupport’s International Contact Numbers list. Visit the Dell Security Community Forum to get insights from other community members and additional resources to help you manage your environment.

Article ID: SLN295665

Last Date Modified: 01/25/2018 01:29 PM

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