Snow Software Asset Management - Send Software XML to SCP
  • 06 Mar 2024
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Snow Software Asset Management - Send Software XML to SCP

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Snow Software Asset Management - Send Software XML to SCP exports XML software data in Snow Software format for:
* Assets that match the results of the selected saved query, and match the Enforcement Action Dynamic Value statement, if defined, or assets selected on the relevant asset page.

See Creating Enforcement Sets to learn more about adding Enforcement Actions to Enforcement Sets.

General Settings

  • Enforcement Set name (required) - The name of the Enforcement Set. A default value is added by Axonius. You can change the name according to your needs.
  • Add description - Click to add a description of the Enforcement Set. It is recommended to describe what the Enforcement Set does.
  • Run action on assets matching following query (required) - Select an asset category and a query. The Enforcement Action will be run on the assets that match the query parameters.
  • Action name (required) - The name of the Main action. A default value is added by Axonius. You can change the name according to your needs.
  • Configure Dynamic Values - Toggle on to enter a Dynamic Value statement. See Creating Enforcement Action Dynamic Value Statements to learn more about Dynamic Value statement syntax.

Required Fields

These fields must be configured to run the Enforcement Set.

  • Hostname - The hostname or IP address of where to copy the Snow Software XML.

  • SSH port - Enter a value for the SSH port to use for the connection. Otherwise, Axonius uses the default port 22.

  • XML target path - Specify the full path on the SSH server, including the file name.

  • Install Date - Click the calendar icon to select the date that software data is to be exported back into Snow Software.

  • Compute Node - The Axonius node to use when connecting to the specified host. For more details, see Connecting Additional Axonius Nodes.


Additional Fields

These fields are optional.

  • User Name and Password - The credentials for a user account that has the Required Permissions to securely copy the XML.
  • Private key - Click Upload File to choose and upload the Private key certificate file (in PEM format).
  • Private key passphrase (default: empty) - Enter the password for the Private key file, if it is password-protected.
  • Associated Device Username - Enter the name of the user associated with the device.
  • Gateway Name - Select the gateway through which to connect to perform the action.


For more details about other Enforcement Actions available, see Action Library.




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