Connecting to target databases : Managing targets
 
Managing targets
To assess and monitor your databases using FortiDB, you first create connections to them. The completed configuration is called a target. Use the Targets page to organize your targets.
Columns
The Target page displays the following columns:
Column
Description
Status (Connection status)
indicates a target database for which the information is not complete
indicates a target database for which the information is complete
Name
User defined target connection name. Clicked to display the target configuration settings (General tab).
DB Name
The name of the target database
DB Host Name/IP
Database host name or IP address the computer where the target database is located
Port
Port number to use for the connection
DB Type
One of the following types of databases: ORACLE, MSSQL, DB2, SYBASE, or MYSQL
Action
Click the Edit icon to modify the target, same as click the DB Name.
Buttons and fields
The Target page displays the following buttons and fields:
Buttons and Fields
Descriptions
View dropdown
Filters the list of targets by database type
Search / New Group
Search the list of targets and, optionally, create a new target group using the search results
Add
Create a target
Delete
Delete one or more selected targets
Import
Import targets using an XML-format file
Export selected to XML
Export selected targets as XML-format file
Export all to XML
Export all targets as XML-format file
Export all to PDF
Export the target list as a PDF file
See also
Searching or filtering the target list
Adding (or modifying) a target connection
Exporting target information