1. Class OS (Operating system)

    Article: AN0002503Updated: 14.01.2024


    Class contains the OS (Operating system) entity of the IT (CMDB) model solution.

    Automated data import

    This entity can be filled in automatically by means of infrastructure function OG_Servers.

    Location and referencing

    Location Code Name
    Model it IT
    Class os OS (Operating system)
    Parent class ci Configuration items
    Child classes    
    Script object OG.ClassDef.GetByCode(OGModel.Id, 'os')
    OG.ClassDef.GetByCode('it', 'os')


    Overview of class columns (excl. system columns, for inhereted columns see parent classes):

    Code Name Type Link information Description
    active Active True/untrue   Indicates whether the OS should be provided in comboboxes for referencing.
    cl_os Catalogue request - OS (Operating system) Revers class link (multiple) Requests: Catalogue request
    Automatically created column.
    cl_os_2 machine_1 - OS Revers class link (multiple) Machine (OS server) - Baseline
    Automatically created column.
    cl-os Machine (OS server) - OS Revers class link (multiple) Machine (OS server)
    Automatically created column.
    cl-os-2 Lookup OS - OS Revers class link (multiple) Lookup OS
    Automatically created column.
    cl-os-3 MS Active Directory Computers - OS Revers class link (multiple) MS Active Directory Computers
    Automatically created column.
    cl-os-4 Version - OS Revers class link (multiple) OS Version
    Automatically created column.
    code Code Text   Code of the operating system to be used in referencing and scripting. It should not be changed.
    description Description Text   Description of operationg system.
    name Name Text   Name of the operating system.
    os_family OS family Class link (simple) OS family Family into which the operating system belongs (Windows, Liuux...].

    Quick filter

    In order users can easily filter the records some columns are selected for a Quick filter.

    Master/detail relations

    Code Column Placement Bookmark name Type
    code_267 Article - Configuration items Below KB Reference to class
    machines Machine (OS server) - OS Below Servers Reference to class

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