Contents

Title and Copyright Information

Preface

What's Changed in this Guide?

1 Getting Started with Plug-in Development

2 Defining the Plug-in

3 Creating Target Metadata Files

4 Plug-in Builder

5 Adding Information Publisher Reports

6 Developing BI Publisher Reports

7 Collecting Target Configuration Data

8 Adding Job Types

9 Defining a Management User Interface

10 Customizing Incident Manager

11 Using Derived Associations

12 Defining Target Discovery

13 Adding Compliance Standards

14 Validating, Packaging, and Deploying the Plug-in

15 Defining Software Library Metadata

16 Defining Credentials

17 Defining a Chargeback Entity Type

18 Converting an Existing Metadata Plug-in

19 Monitoring Using Web Services and JMX

20 Using Management Repository Views

21 Using Receivelets

22 Using Fetchlets

23 Enterprise Manager DTD

A Out-of-Box Associations

B Plug-in Technical Checklist

Index