System Configuration View

Purpose

This view enables the user to configure tenant global settings for IoT Rollouts.

Features explained

  • Distribution Set Type: Set a default Distribution Set type that is automatically selected when you create a Distribution Set.
  • Repository Configuration: Configure repository-specific settings and policies.
    • Enable or disable autoclose running actions with new Distribution Set assignment
    • Enable or disable automatic cleanup of finished actions. Specify the action status of the actions that should be taken into account as well as a time span in days that needs to elapse until an action is deleted from the repository. The time stamp refers to the last-modified property of the action. Allowed range: 1 - 1000
  • Rollout Configuration: Enable or disable approval workflow for rollouts.
  • Authentication Configuration: Enable or disable authentication modes for targets.
    • Certificate
    • Target security token
    • Gateway security token
    • Anonymous download
  • Polling Configuration: Configure poll time intervals for your targets.
    • The poll time is sent directly to the target and tells it in which time spans it should sent poll requests.
    • Allowed range (HH:MM:SS): 00:05:00 - 23:59:59
    • The overdue poll time defines the time span, after the Rollouts server marks the device as not responding, in case it is not sending polling requests.
    • Allowed range (HH:MM:SS): 00:05:00 - 23:59:59
  • Service:

Tips and hints

If you do not choose a Distribution Set type in the UI or in your REST call when creating a Distribution Set, the selected default Distribution Set type will be used.

Permissions

You need the following permissions to see the System Configuration view in…

  • read-only access mode: TENANT_CONFIGURATION
  • full access mode: TENANT_CONFIGURATION, READ_REPOSITORY

The cloud user has full access by default for all available service plans.

See the security chapter for further information about available roles and their included permissions.

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