Symantec ESM lets you
view information about each agent that is registered to a manager.
The Agent properties window provides tabs with the following
Operating system that is running on the agent.
Details about the operating system that includes
service packs, version, and build number.
Symantec ESM agent version.
Protocol that the agent uses to communicate with
Proxy agent name.
This name is the agent
name if proxy agents are not used.
A check box that indicates whether LiveUpdate is
enabled on the agent.
You can uncheck this box
to prevent the manager from updating an agent.
The agent cannot accept
LiveUpdates if you have not enabled LiveUpdates during agent
installation. You can enable LiveUpdate also by using the
LiveUpdate wizard or the Registration wizard after the agent
installation. The status of this check box does not matter if you
have not enabled LiveUpdate on the agent computer.
A text box that you can use to record information
about the agent, such as the role that the computer plays in your
The Modules tab displays
version information for each module. Because granular LiveUpdates
only update modules when they are used in a policy run, the module
versions may differ.
The Applications tab
displays information about the applications that have been
discovered using Symantec ESM application modules. This information
includes the application versions and shows whether the latest
patches are installed on the applications.
To view agent information
On the enterprise tree,
right-click the agent and click Properties.