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HP Network Node Manager 9: Getting Started by Marius Vilemaitis

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Examining discovery results

Discovery is a continuous process. After the initial discovery is completed, the devices are periodically discovered for configuration changes so that NNMi can display the most accurate map. However, you may want to check the discovery status. There is no straight green or red indicator telling you if everything was discovered by NNMi, as it's not only about the amount of discovered nodes, but it is also about the device configuration and their connections with each other, including Layer 2 and Layer 3 connections.

The following table describes the main issues that can be caused by discovery and their possible solutions:

Result

Solution

Too many devices have been discovered

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